Leading Edge Special Conference Offer

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Leading Edge Special Conference Offer

This year for our conference special we will be giving an 11.6″ Acer 360 Touch Chromebook to every store that decides to become a Circle Software customer.

Budgeting for Bookstores, the Barefoot Investor Way

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Budgeting for Bookstores, the Barefoot Investor Way

Viva Books have applied the Barefoot Investor’s financial bucket method to their bookstore’s budget, read on to find out how and see if it could work for your store too.

System Updates February 1 – February 28 2018

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System Updates February 1 – February 28 2018

The focus in February has been on the DPS EFTPOS integration, data migration tools, and Rails 4.2 testing – which we need more of to ensure fewer problems arise when we push to prod.

Payment Express Integration

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Payment Express Integration

This Payment Express integration has the potential to give you Circle POS on a hand-held device, like an iPad. Contact Lucy at sales@circlesoft.net if you’re interested!

Circle Community Best Sellers – February 2018

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Circle Community Best Sellers – February 2018

February’s Best Seller is Mark Manson’s ‘The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck’, moving 883 copies. Scott Pape’s ever-present ‘The Barefoot Investor’ remains in the top 3, selling 726 copies this month. While new release and New York Times Best Seller ‘The Woman in the Window’ by A. J. Finn follows with 501 copies sold.

Circle Community Best Sellers – January 2018

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Circle Community Best Sellers – January 2018

Much like his presidential campaign, ‘Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House’ has had a dramatic rise to the top of the poll. Michael Wolff’s expos√© has sold 1005 copies across the Circle Community and over 1.7 million copies worldwide since its release on the 5th of January.¬†Manson’s ‘The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck’ and Pape’s ‘The Barefoot Investor’, continue to hold second and third positions selling 946 and 832 copies.

Ruby on Rails 4.2

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Ruby on Rails 4.2

Over the past year our developers have been upgrading the framework that the Circle system is built on, from Ruby on Rails 3.2 (R3.2) to Ruby on Rails 4.2 (R4.2). Now that we are at the stage of asking some of our technically minded customers to beta test it for us, it seems like the ideal time to answer some questions about it.

System Updates January 1 – January 31 2018

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The focus in January has been the Rails 4 upgrade and we are now at the point of wanting some brave, tech-savvy stores to beta test it.

Circle Community Best Sellers of 2017

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Circle Community Best Sellers of 2017

Scott Pape’s ‘The Barefoot Investor’ sold 7251 copies in 2017 and is the Circle Community’s best selling book of the year. ‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’ by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo followed closely, selling 6585 copies. In third was David Walliams’ latest children’s book, ‘Bad Dad’, which sold 5251 copies.

Circle Community Best Sellers – December 2017

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Circle Community Best Sellers – December 2017

Moving almost twice as many copies as last months Best Seller, at 1849 copies is ‘Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls’ by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo. Following in second place is David Walliams’ latest novel ‘Bad Dad’, selling 1724 copies. The third biggest seller this month has been Mark Manson’s ‘The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck’, at 1474 copies.