Many small businesses have chosen NetSuite as the platform on which they plan on growing their companies. However, we speak to business owners who, despite having implemented the solution, don't feel as if they are getting the most out of NetSuite.
NetSuite has so many different capabilities and modules that it can be difficult to determine where to start or what to use next. Business owners often wonder if they should add on more NetSuite functionality as their business grows.
The NetSuite development team has done an amazing job of providing NetSuite users with an incredibly comprehensive and yet still easy-to-use solution. As NetSuite consultants, we often get asked about how small businesses can make the most out of NetSuite.
Here are our top tips for getting the most out of NetSuite for your small business:
Use NetSuite's Out-of-the-Box Functionality as Much as Possible
NetSuite provides users with many amazing features and functionality that can be used immediately. There's no need to wait to add on more NetSuite modules or customization when you can take advantage of what's already there.
Take Advantage of NetSuite's Customization Capabilities
NetSuite is highly customizable, so if you find a specific way you want to use NetSuite to run your business, you can probably do it. NetSuite's customization capabilities are one of the reasons it's such a popular solution for small businesses.
Make Use of NetSuite's Third-Party Add-Ons
In addition to NetSuite's out-of-the-box functionality and customization capabilities, there are also several NetSuite-compatible third-party add-ons that can further extend NetSuite's functionality. NetSuite has a library of over 1,000 add-ons that are available to users on SuiteApp.com so be sure to check them out.
Leverage NetSuite's Net Community
One of the best things about NetSuite is the Net Community. The NetSuite community is a great place to find answers to your questions, get tips and tricks from other NetSuite users, and network with other NetSuite users.
Speak to A NetSuite Partner About Potential Improvements
While NetSuite is an amazing solution, no NetSuite implementation is perfect. As your business grows, you may find areas where NetSuite could be improved.
A NetSuite partner, like CEBA Solutions, can help you identify potential improvements and work with you to develop a plan to make those improvements. NetSuite partners also have a lot of experience working with NetSuite across a wide range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, and more so they can provide you with best practices and tips to get the most out of NetSuite.
So there you have it, our top tips for getting the most out of NetSuite for small businesses. NetSuite is an amazing solution but it's important to use all the features and functionality available to you.
Please contact the CEBA Solutions team if you have any questions about NetSuite or want to learn more about how we can help you get the most out of NetSuite. We're always happy to help.