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Important Update for Paypros/PPI PayMover Integrated Processing

Important Update for Paypros/PPI PayMover Integrated Processing

Jan 30, 2018

An important update is required for customers who process payments through our Paypros/PPI PayMover integration. Customers who do not apply this update by February 28th, 2018 will not be able to process payments through this integration.

Who does this apply to?

All BPA customers who are processing payments through PayPros, PPI, or now OpenEdge using the Innovo Gateway platform.

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Apple is Harming Small Businesses with it's New Mobile App Policy

Apple is Harming Small Businesses with it's New Mobile App Policy

Dec 13, 2017

As of January 1, 2018, many companies like us will no longer be able to offer an inexpensive option to create an iOS app for their customers because of Apple’s draconian policies. On Jan 1, 2018, Apple will finally shut the door on using ANY App Builder platforms to create and publish an iOS app. App builder companies such as Biznessapps, GoodBarber, and Shoutem have all been told that any apps they submit on or after Jan 1, 2018, will be denied listing in the App Store. Apple has even gone as far as to ban developers from creating and using a commercial app template as a starting point to speed the creation of multiple apps.

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Using EatOnTheWeb’s New Menu Creation Tool to Improve Your Online Menu

Using EatOnTheWeb’s New Menu Creation Tool to Improve Your Online Menu

Nov 13, 2017

EatOnTheWeb’s revolutionary new design screen for your online ordering system makes your EatOnTheWeb menu creating experience quick and easy. Merely go into your “EatOnTheWeb Online Ordering” tab in your Manager Menu in Business Plus Accounting and click on “Manage Online Menu” to access the new tool. Once you are here, the custom menu can be created in three easy steps:

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How EatOnTheWeb Can Help Your Business Grow

How EatOnTheWeb Can Help Your Business Grow

Nov 01, 2017

When you think of ways to strengthen your business and grow revenue, you might create new products or try a new promotion. But what about getting online ordering?

Data from the 2012 Restaurant Industry Forecast states that 53% of adult diners said that they would likely place their orders online, meaning that businesses could gain a huge chunk of customers by just offering an online ordering service. EatOnTheWeb, an online ordering application, can give you all of these benefits and more.

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How to Make Your Restaurant Stand Out from the Crowd

How to Make Your Restaurant Stand Out from the Crowd

Oct 27, 2017

Every restaurant faces huge competition from all across the board. The owners of restaurants need to continuously be finding new ways to keep their customers coming back. Here are a few ways to make your restaurant stand out from the crowd.

Getting Feedback from Customers:

Most of the time you have a good idea of what your customers want and what differentiates you. If not, then it’s time to do some surveying. Asking your companies biggest contributors—and critics are one of the best and easiest ways to do so. Your customers are the most important part of your business, so make it your business to treat them well and get feedback.

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Tips and Tricks for Using Social Media Effectively for Your Business

Tips and Tricks for Using Social Media Effectively for Your Business

Oct 20, 2017

Social media has become so hard to avoid. Many billions of people use social media monthly for good reason, it’s an easy and convenient way for people to stay in contact with their friends and family. But social media has also given ample opportunity to businesses so that they can talk and advertise directly to their customers. Below are some tips on how to use social media and social media marketing effectively for your business.

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BPA Database Error

BPA Database Error

Oct 13, 2017

The latest Windows 10 updates may have set password protection on your network. This setting will cause client computers using BPA to give the following error:

If password protected sharing is on, only people who have your user account and password can access your shared files, folders and printers.

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5 Ways to Manage Millennials in the Workplace

5 Ways to Manage Millennials in the Workplace

Oct 06, 2017

Millennials, the largest living generation in America, often hated for their entitlement and their unique—and often controversial views on the workplace and how it should be. Born between 1980 and 2000, millennials have developed a reputation for being unrelenting and lead diverse lives. Millennials are already dominating the workplace, in the next 10 years they will make up 75% of the worlds working population. We know a lot about Millennials, but they’ve been traditionally hard to deal with in the workplace. So to help you we have created five guidelines to help you run your businesses more efficiently with this finicky generation.

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7 Podcasts All Entrepreneurs Should Listen To

7 Podcasts All Entrepreneurs Should Listen To

Sep 22, 2017

Improving your business is the goal of every entrepreneur, and one of the easiest ways to do so is by listening to the right podcast. From getting the most up-to-date advice on hot topics to avoiding common business mistakes, the possibilities with podcasts are endless. Unfortunately, there are so many podcasts out there that it is hard to discern good podcasts from bad for busy entrepreneurs. Let's take a glance at the 7 best podcasts for entrepreneurs in 2017:

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