Using Microsoft Dynamics CRM…Without the Marketing and Sales Functionality

February 5 2009

It may seem at first glance like a contradiction in terms-using Microsoft Dynamics CRM for non-sales and non-marketing functionality-but more companies than you might think are doing it.

Take NEPC, LLC, a Cambridge, MA, investment advisory firm. It implemented Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 this past December to help it monitor the mutual funds and investment firms it works with. It keeps tabs on their investment performance, personnel, and other changes, and uses the system to continually monitor changes.

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