Recognizing That You’ve Outgrown QuickBooks and Figuring out Your Next Step

Most companies grow slowly, they slowly gain traction, slowly and steadily grow their customer base, slowly add more employees…you get the point. But over time, they also slowly outgrow their business systems. QuickBooks is a great option for those who are just getting started, but over time companies outgrow the basic functions and features in their QuickBooks accounting systems. If some of the bullet points below strike home with you, then it is a good indication you are ready for a change, you have outgrown QuickBooks. Once you have come to this realization, the next logical question is, “what do I do now?”

Here are some of the most common indicators of a company who has outgrown QuickBooks:

Do any of those sound familiar? No worries, this means you are growing! So, you recognize this need for a bigger, better, more robust accounting system- but where do you go next?

There are a few different options for your next move depending on your current size, projected growth, and system requirements. You will have quite a few decisions to make, and a lot of research ahead of you to make sure you choose the right one. To get you started, we have developed a white paper that outlines budget and cost considerations, as well as an outline of entry-level ERP, Mid-market ERP, and Enterprise ERP to help you figure out where to go now that you have outgrown QuickBooks.

Our ERP check-up will evaluate your system from several angles and give you a calculated grade on:Read more here.