For Pre-revenue, Clinical Pharmaceutical Companies Growth Can Happen Fast, ERP Helps

In the decades James Neal spent in systems implementation and consulting for pharmaceuticals, he identified a gap at a critical point in the lifecycle of clinical, pre-revenue pharmaceutical companies. The move from stage 1 clinical trials to stages 2 and 3 happened fast—really, really fast—and followed a trajectory that didn’t really mirror growth in any other industry. These companies needed …

Building Social Impact at SuiteWorld19

NetSuite has been partnering with nonprofits and social enterprises around the globe to accelerate good through technology for over 10 years. In October, NetSuite announced ‘Social Impact, Accelerated’ – a renewed commitment and increased investment in the Social Impact program, built to bring NetSuite’s resources to even more nonprofits globally in the spirit of fostering further social change. While nonprofits contribute the pivotal …

Key Tips for Scaling Your Startup from Jason Calacanis

LAUNCH founder Jason Calacanis recently sat down with NetSuite to share what he’s learned over a career in which he’s invested in more than 200 startups, including unicorns like Uber, Thumbtack, Calm.com and Robinhood. Some of his insights are surprisingly counterintuitive, others refreshingly down-to-earth. They’re all expressed in the kind of frank, practical terms that the industry has come to …

Personalization in Retail: Making Your Customers Feel Special

Personalization and customization seem to be the top buzzwords on the tip of analysts tongues these days. And rightfully so. Consumers expect highly personalized shopping experiences from retailers and are willing to spend more money for it. However, there seems to be a disconnect of perception when it comes to retailers, consumers and the personalization experience they are getting, according to …

The Best Restaurant Inventory Hacks to Reduce Food Costs

Inventory is a primary expense at any restaurant, accounting for up to 35 percent of total costs. Therefore, to run the most efficient and profitable business, restaurant owners must be skilled at inventory management. But management of inventory remains a challenge across the United States, with some restaurants wasting up to 10 percent of all food purchased. A large portion of this …

NetSuite Makes Support for UK’s Making Tax Digital Initiative Easy

Making Tax Digital (MTD), the HMRC initiative that requires UK businesses to submit their tax returns and payments online while also keeping digital records of their taxes, becomes mandatory from 1st April 2019 with businesses required to submit from a list of HMRC compliant software (of which NetSuite is one) or an API-enabled spreadsheet. For many, this will be a …

The Crucial Decision That Helped St. HOPE Refocus on Its Mission to Help Others Pursue Excellence

If you pay a visit to the Oak Park neighborhood outside of Sacramento, California, you’ll notice a bustling coffee shop and a beautifully renovated theater, students walking from Sacramento High School and people stopping in the Underground Bookstore. But it wasn’t always this way.  Historically, Oak Park was an under-resourced community with high poverty and crime rates. The school system …

Implementing a Cloud ERP Implementation in Three Months? It’s Possible

For United Talent Agency the beginning of 2017 started out like any other year. By the end of April, an unexpected external event propelled UTA to conduct a rapid response ERP implementation with Netsuite Professional Services. By the Fourth of July, UTA was up and running on NetSuite OneWorld against all odds. Adjusting to the Evolution of Entertainment Founded in …

Everything You Need to Know About SuiteWorld, Then and Now

Everything You Need to Know About SuiteWorld, Then and Now Posted by Kendall Fisher, Executive Producer and Host of The NetSuite Podcast SuiteWorld isn’t your average conference…It’s a full-blown extravaganza filled with opportunities to grow, network, learning and more!  But putting that into writing really doesn’t do it justice. Thus, on this episode of “The NetSuite Podcast,” SuiteWorld creator, Jennifer Smith, …

Smooth Sailing for Third Generation Family Business with NetSuite and Bronto

What do you do when your boat needs new sails for the 1969 Cal 20 National regatta and local sailmakers can’t make them in time? For Jim Grant, founder of Sailrite, the answer was clear: buy the materials and DIY. After making his own sails, Jim ended up placing second in the race, sparking interest from other sailors wanting to know …