Common Issues and Errors to Avoid

Common issues and errors with inventory include some of the following:

  • Departments neglecting to keep an updated list of assets, and their location,
  • Departments neglecting to track disposed or transferred assets in Inventory Assistant,
  • Department neglecting to accurately complete a physical inventory each year within the timeframe Property Accounting gives them,
  • Department failing to enter information into Inventory Assistant for New Assets within the two-week timeframe requested.