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Signs you are a Workaholic

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This article should really be titled ‘it takes one to know one’.  For as long as I can remember, I’ve always had a full plate of work.  It could be planning out errands over the weekend, workload at a job, volunteer activities juggled with college homework, etc.  Never a dull moment.   How did I get…

July 12, 2011 | FinancialForce PSA NetSuite OpenAir | PS Best Practices


Ramping Up New Resources

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It’s been a couple of weeks since my last blog, did anyone miss me?  The main problem was workload, as you could have guessed, but I was also taking steps to prevent this from happening again.  How?  Well, we’ve hired new resources which are going through our ramp up program.  When hiring anyone, you can’t…

July 4, 2011 | FinancialForce PSA NetSuite OpenAir | PS Best Practices


View the full OpenAir settings form again in its entirety!

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View the full OpenAir settings form again in its entirety!

July 1, 2011 | NetSuite OpenAir | Administration


Dashboards and Metrics In OpenAir

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In this recorded webinar you will learn more about: Overview of dashboarding in OpenAir – tips and tricks Typical and recommended dashboards How to review your configuration to support dashboards Limitations

June 16, 2011 | NetSuite OpenAir | Metrics | Reporting and Dashboards


Dashboarding Rows vs. Columns in OpenAir

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Ever use trial and error to see how you can display your OpenAir report in Dashboard form? Here’s a tip that can help you get columns to display instead of rows from a report when using lines or multiple bar graphs. Dashboards in OpenAir rely on reports being configured. When using summary reports, the information…

June 15, 2011 | NetSuite OpenAir | Reporting and Dashboards


Are you more productive in the office or at home?

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For many years I worked in an office environment.  Driving into the office each day, you have to make the decision of fighting traffic or arriving super-early to avoid traffic, and in some cases you don’t get a choice.  You work a full day, interacting with colleagues while you continue to whittle down your workload…

June 13, 2011 | FinancialForce PSA NetSuite OpenAir | PS Best Practices


Getting Creative on Viewing the OpenAir Booking Chart!

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Last week we provided a tip on how to leverage dynamically updating your time period on the booking chart. This week we’re expanding on that concept to show you how you can add filtering to the booking chart which goes beyond the standard item filtering the available in the settings form. Within the Booking Chart…

June 8, 2011 | NetSuite OpenAir | Booking and Billing


The Joys of Quarter End – Reality vs. Plan

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For many of us, this month (June) marks the end of the second quarter and provides a good look at how your company is doing mid-year against the revenue plan you established last fall or at the end of last year.  You check all the parameters such as revenue to date, average bill rate, utilization,…

June 6, 2011 | FinancialForce PSA NetSuite OpenAir | PS Best Practices | Revenue Management


Take Control of the OpenAir Booking Chart!

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The booking chart in OpenAir has gone through many enhancements making it a more robust tool for visually checking your resource workloads and availability. Since the chart is time oriented, the days, weeks, or month information is displayed for the number of time periods you define in the settings portion of the chart. To move…

June 1, 2011 | NetSuite OpenAir | Booking and Billing


How many Average Bill Rates do you track?

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Average bill rate is one of the key metrics to managing your services organization.  With this metric, you can plan out revenue and staffing needs, measure your effectiveness of delivery, determine the impact on discounts, and forecast how your revenue looks again your overall budget.  Typically the average bill rate metric is computed by dividing…

May 31, 2011 | FinancialForce PSA NetSuite OpenAir | PS Best Practices


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