This book is intended to create a framework for further learning. First, we introduce SAP Business One and explain its general approach. Next, we cover the basics and explain the core functionality for keeping track of accounts and business partners, as well as the fundamental processes for purchasing and taking orders. Then we review the powerful functionality SAP Business One offers for manufacturing, sales using CRM, and reporting, as well as advanced forms of document handling and automation. At times, this book provides step-by-step instructions for getting things done. But most of all, it explains the way to think about SAP Business One so that inspiring ideas about how to put the product to work in your business will follow quickly.