Once you use dashboards you can never go back. Receiving the exact information you need at a glance is invaluable! But it gets even better. If your dashboards are related to documents such as sales order or quotation, you can view them while processing the document.
To do so, select this checkbox “Enable sidebar in windows to display linked dashboards” in Administration > System Initialization > General Settings > Display tab. The respective dashboards are displayed in the document’s sidebar, providing you all the data you need without any further clicks:
This option is applicable also to Activity, Incoming and Outgoing Payments and is available in SAP Business One, version for SAP HANA.
Source: Ari Schapira | SAP Business One – The Tip of the Week