He also urged Microsoft partners to view the SME sector as an ‘addressable market’ that is a ‘huge economic opportunity.’ Burgum made his keynote speech yesterday at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, held in Toronto.
Burgum said that Microsoft can change the way companies interact with their customers and suppliers to help SMEs realise their potential, by using its business software.
Microsoft is also set to release new versions of financial management software products Great Plains and Navision.
He also claimed that mid-market businesses want ‘one supplier’ to provide them with a ‘full business solution’.
Big Four firm Deloitte has announced its investment in blockchain start-up SETL as well as a partnership with VTC Group
Clients and business advisers can now connect to small businesses through a Facebook Messenger chatbot service, provided by Xero
It has been another glittering night in the accountancy calendar. A range of practices big and small, plus outstanding individuals, have been rewarded for their efforts in the British Accountancy Awards 2016
Making Tax Digital responses to the consultations expected in January 2017