The NetSuite home dashboard and overview screen icons can save you valuable time. Among other tasks, you can access recent records, start a new event, and create a new customer. The top-left two icons in the accompanying figure (respectively) let you access recently updated information and create or get to a shortcut you’ve already made. Below that, from left to right, the icons let you create a new:

  • Event

  • Phone call

  • Task

  • Customer

  • Contact

  • Opportunity

  • Sales order

  • Cash sale

  • Invoice

  • Enter bills

The button showing the double arrow lets you add and remove buttons from the bar.