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Introduction to People & Organisations

At the core of Workbooks' functionality are its contact management tools.  The functionality within the People and Organisation records allows for a holistic view of your business contacts, enabling you to view and keep track of all the interactions you (and your colleagues) have with other People and Organisations.

Workbooks uses a concept of Relationships to allow you to describe the relationships People and Organisations have with other People and Organisations within Workbooks. For example, a common relationship is to make a Person an employee of an Organisation.  Using a Person record, for instance, you can:


You can download a person record or a meeting into email clients by clicking on the Download button - this saves a vCard or iCal, respectively, to be put into Outlook or other email clients.

  • Record contact data for them.
  • Create Activities to manage your contact with them, and view all historic activities.
  • Record Notes and attach files.
  • Record all Cases raised by the Person.
  • Document the relationship they have with you and your Organisation.
  • Document the relationships they have with other People and Organisations in your database.
  • View information pertaining to that record under the Summary tab.

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On Organisations you can track all interactions you have had with that Organisation, plus any interactions you have had with its employees.

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