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government of canada business grants  instance, dozens of separate government agencies in one state will logically use dozens of different formats to prepare their separate financial reports, but some standardization of the fiscal procedures and reporting structures may be needed when all these are sent to the US Department of Labor ( DoL ). Still, not-for-profit and government sectors differ at least by the fact that government agencies, ranging from the local police, school or transportation authority (via water or any other utility) to an

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ERP for Services (Non-manufacturing)

Typically, ERP systems designed for services industries offer modules that provide back-office support, customer relationship management, time management, expense management, resource management, and project management capabilities. Depending on the vertical market, additional industry-specific functionality may be included to address unique business requirements. Consequently, project-centric systems for accounting, architecture, construction, engineering, and professional services industries will support project management functionality; whereas health care, field service, distribution, and government systems will support functionality unique to those vertical markets. 

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