Business Software: When Buying Is Better Than Building
To build or buy business software? That is the question. My previous blog post explored the circumstances in which it would make the most sense to build a system including when there is nothing currently on the market that meets your needs and when your in house technical team have the skills to build a cost-effective solution. This post will take a closer look at the scenarios where buying an existing solution would be the more effective decision of the two.Read more
accessplanit Introduces New Google Analytics Integration
Every marketer and business owner will be familiar with Google Analytics and the power and insight that it brings. Many of our customers are, and were suggesting that it would be extremely useful to have the ability to monitor the analytics from their accessplanit shopping basket. So, we’ve just released the all new Google Analytics integration!Read more
accessplanit Upgraded To 5 Compliance Plus In Customer Service Excellence
Software suppliers are sometimes seen as too machine-like and as not having enough of a human touch. This is why we are so heavily committed to providing the highest levels of customer service to our customers, and it is with great pleasure, that we can announce that we have upgraded our status in our most recent Customer Service Excellence Standard assessment.Read more
Business Software: When Should You Build Rather Than Buy?
One of the most crucial choices that many companies face when looking for a software system is the decision to build custom software in-house or invest in existing software solutions to meet their business needs. There are pros and cons associated with both choices but it is important that this decision is not rushed or driven solely by cost. This post explores in which circumstances it is best to build a software solution.Read more
Software House, accessplanit Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation
Following much hard work throughout all areas of the organisation, strengthened processes and business improvements, we are extremely pleased to have successfully transitioned our ISO 9001:2008 quality management system to meet the enhanced requirements of ISO 9001:2015. This makes accessplanit the first business in Lancashire and one of only eight BSI clients within the UK to have achieved the standard.Read more
How London College of Music Exam Board Made The Move To Automation
This series of blog posts explores how versatile a training management system can be and how automation software can benefit a range of organisations. We have explored how University of the Arts have increased profits, how Delta KN have improved eLearning delivery and how Lagoon Watersports have capitalised on seasonal business. This post explores how the London College of Music Exam Board uses software to schedule and manage over 90,000 exam bookings annually.Read more
What Makes Great Course Joining Instructions?
Your delegate books onto a training course, what’s next? You send them an email to confirm their booking with details of the course date and venue along with joining instructions. This creates the basis of your training course and sets their expectations so it is important that you make a stand-out impression. This post explores some of the ways that you can improve your joining instructions and what you need to include.Read more