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    RE: Employee Portal

    Posted in: General Inquiries

    ​That is what we did before via a 3rd Party. We purchased the new HR Management Viewpoint Portal so we could manage all of our employee needs including Open Enrollment. Now we are the 3rd Party enrollment portal and have to send the files to the insurance ...

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    Paul, Have you considered implementing a Benefit Administration platform on top of Viewpoint to automate this process? The BenAdmin system receives the demographic data from Viewpoint.  Employees would enroll in the BenAdmin system.  The BenAdmin system ...

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    Kathleen, The retainage liability needs to be booked at the time of the original invoice, as you have done historically. I'm not sure why they are telling you to record it at the net amount. I haven't seen a modern software package for construction that ...

  • Posted in: Sacramento, CA

    Hello, We are looking for an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller to join our team. Please contact me if you know of a possible candidate.  Also, it would be appreciated if you could please forward this job opening to those in your construction accounting ...

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    ​​Good afternoon! I don't know how many of you are General Contractors or deal with Subcontractors but I have a question how you or your software handles retainage. I am using a very old but efficient accounting system for Construction. I the subcontract ...

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    Sheri, I echo the others who suggest hiring an experienced CPA firm to assist.  While we had excellent records and felt we were prepared for our audit, it seemed to drag on and on.  We ran into challenges with requests for information already submitted ...

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    Paul, Keystyle has worked well for us - we only utilize the AP workflow features of it.  The implementation was not the greatest due I think to Keystyle and Viewpoint not knowing each others product very well at the time.  Once all the bugs were worked ...

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    Michael, We used Source One Solutions for our implementation of Vista.  Although it has been several years, the implementation went very smoothly with very little problems. They had a good system or procedures for implementation specifically focused ...

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    Roger is spot on!  Especially when it comes to Viewpoint "waiting to smash our head into the wall then yell go right"!  I've spent time trying to figure out why an application or report no longer works then come to find, there are working on a fix when ...

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