News & Events
Our news and events pages contain information which will help you keep up-to-date about relevant and important news which may affect your business.
Reduce your telecoms costs with Cornerstone
21 Nov 12
Most organisations have no idea how much they spend on voice and data communications. As telecom services multiply and staffing levels increase, the more traditional methods of dealing with telecoms become expensive, outdated and more complex. You probably buy your lines, calls, mobiles, broadband, data and hardware from several different suppliers or always use the […]
Cornerstone can now offer business telecom solutions
20 Nov 12
Software, hardware, consultancy and now telecoms – all under one roof We are pleased to announce that we can now provide a range of services and solutions around fixed line, mobile and data communications. We have partnered with one of the regions leading telecoms providers so we can offer our clients an expanded range of […]
Sage Video Tutorials Now Online
20 Sep 12
Understanding all the features and functions in Sage Accounts can be a significant undertaking. To help existing users, or educate new Sage users, the Cornerstone website now includes a series of helpful video tutorials which quickly show how to negotiate some of the most useful features of the software. All videos are available by clicking […]
The Importance of Software Consultancy
30 Aug 12
In recent years, advances in hardware functionality, the recession, external financial influences and the need for IT investment to go that ‘extra mile’ have all pushed organisations to look at how they use software in their business. Cornerstone is a specialist software supplier and consultant. We take the consultancy side of our role very seriously, […]
New Version of Sage Available to Order
01 Aug 12
The latest version of Sage 50 Accounts – Version 2013 – is now available. Sage has used extensive customer feedback to develop the new version. Sage 2013 contains a number of improvements including: • Quick Tasks – invoices, quotes, sales and purchase orders can be quickly created from the product list, and step-by-step guides are […]
Sage 50 Accounts – Version 2013 Coming Soon
23 Jul 12
A new version of Sage 50 Accounts – Version 2013 – is to be launched in early August 2012. Sage has used extensive customer feedback to develop the new version. Sage 2013 will contain a number of improvements including: • User Interface and Language – more than 1,000 function and feature labels have been updated […]
Using Sage 50 v2009 or Sage Instant v15?
17 Jul 12
Sage has begun phasing out two of its accounts software solutions – Sage Version 2009 and Instant Accounts Version 15. Although these systems will still be available to use, the support for them is also being withdrawn. In 2014, when complete withdrawal comes into effect, both forms of this software will be more than five […]
How well do you know your customers?
09 Jul 12
In the quest to know and understand customers, and attract new ones, most organisations appreciate the need for a first class CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system. The latest CRM solutions are extremely intelligent and flexible – providing a hub into which all customer information to be stored. Cornerstone is an accredited partner for Gold-Vision CRM […]
Have you outgrown Sage 50?
18 Jun 12
If you are becoming frustrated by Sage 50 or are finding that some areas of your business no longer fit inside Sage 50, it may be worth considering how you plan to manage your accounts, stock, orders or job costing in the future. You may have begun to use Sage 50 some years ago, and […]
Setting Up A Business In Essex
31 May 12
As further talk of doom and gloom appears to be high on the agenda for the press, our own recent experience suggests that Essex may be choosing to ignore the dark clouds and get on with the job of delivering business growth. Throughout the recession we have helped a number of new start-up businesses get […]