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Personal Experience – the user interface

At Unit4 we approach software development as if our applications are the user’s colleagues. We consider the users’ needs very carefully and how we can create a simple but great experience for them. We always ask ourselves in the software design process: ‘what is the personal (latent) need of a specific user’, ‘how can we, as their software colleague, answer their questions in the same way human interaction takes place’ and ‘how do we communicate our answers to the end-user so he/she understands without further explaining’. Continue reading

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Unit4 one of the most powerful technology companies in government

Unit4 was recently chosen as one of the 10 most powerful technology companies in government by CIO Story. The annual listing published in March showed UNIT4 as a powerful ERP solution for the Public Sector. Continue reading

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Peoples post: an expert view on people by Ruth Howden

Ruth Howden has been at UNIT4 for 20 years working in a global people-focused role. As a Support Manager on a daily basis she is dealing with new people challenges. In this short interview we ask her what her secret skill is when working with others and what she has found makes people more productive in the workplace. Continue reading

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Great CFO’s shouldn’t pay for commodities

CFO’s – elite performers of the future

Great CFO’s and controllers are the ultimate business partners. They provide business managers with valuable and actionable business information and optimize the quality and efficiency of their financial and reporting processes. Continue reading

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All CFOs have to be ‘digital’ and here’s why

Recently we’ve seen a lot of attention on the CIO and the CMO when it comes to bringing digital expertise to Boards. But what about the CFO? In today’s digital businesses, successful CFOs will have to share the burden whether they like it or not. That’s because it has fundamentally changed the way business is done and has impacted business models irreversibly. Continue reading