Hard as we all try, we are human and we make mistakes. When these mistakes take the form of data entry errors, it can range from being an annoyance all the way to a full-fledged disaster. Products get shipped to the wrong address, billing errors occur, critical dates are missed and so on.
Data entry into a “system”; an accounting system, CRM, ERP or any type of database or spreadsheet, feeds information to many users. Therefore, it is important to do whatever it takes to ensure accurate information is captured and the wrong information is not magnified across many decision makers. Here are some simple methods to support those decision makers and help them avoid costly mistakes.text