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Is Your ERP Project on Hold? 5 Things to Do While You Wait

Is Your ERP Project on Hold? 5 Things to Do While You Wait Is your ERP project on hold? Many manufacturing and distribution organizations put an ERP project on hold for a variety of reasons. It could be that the needed resources are not available for such a major undertaking. An enterprise technology project demands […]

5 Guidelines for Evaluating ERP Systems for Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers

5 Guidelines for Evaluating ERP Systems for Consumer Packaged Goods Manufacturers Today’s ERP systems for Consumer Products Manufacturers  must drive true transformation. In order to compete, consumer goods companies must keep pace with customer demand while managing margins and complying with ever-changing safety and environmental regulations. Companies must also manage a variety of pressures ranging from the […]

Resources to Help Manage Risk During an ERP Project

Resources to Help Manage Risk During an ERP Project   It’s a challenge for project teams to manage risk during an ERP project. We know as an ERP firm with extensive experience in ERP selection and implementation projects that no enterprise software implementation project comes without some risk. To gain the desired success, it is […]

What’s the Best Approach to Project Management and ERP Implementation?

What’s the Best Approach to Project Management and ERP Implementation?   As an independent ERP consulting firm, we have guided manufacturers with project management leadership for hundreds of enterprise software projects over the years. Because of this, we know that competent project managers coupled with a proven methodology are the key to a successful enterprise software implementation. […]

Seeing Clearly: Data Visibility Improves Decisions

Seeing Clearly: Data Visibility Improves Decisions As an ERP consulting firm, we often guide teams to work through enterprise system selection to improve key processes related to gaining visibility into the enterprise. A common theme running is a desire these organizations have for improved visibility and transparency of information. The role of an ERP consultant adds clarity in […]

5 Signs You Need an Integrated ERP System

5 Signs You Need an Integrated ERP System   What are the pitfalls we often see when an ERP system is not fully integrated? Enterprises are leaving ROI on the table when fear of the cost of investment keeps them from integrating systems together to streamline all operations and processes. Moreover, they don’t have the […]

5 Surprisingly Common ERP Selection Issues

5 Surprisingly Common ERP Selection Issues Is it time to select a new ERP system? You are looking for one that will meet all your needs, be easy to implement, accepted by all right from the start, and provide a return that makes you a hero and helps your business succeed. ERP selection should be […]

Considering a new ERP system? 

Considering a new ERP system?  Don’t be easily impressed! Chances are if you are one of the thousands of companies that will be looking at a new ERP this year, you are updating from a 10-year-old system or you are moving to your first major system. Either way, you will be dazzled with all the […]

What are Your 2020 ERP Goals?

What are Your 2020 ERP Goals? What’s the state of your company’s ERP goals? With the final quarter of the year well underway, it’s typically a time of reevaluation of old strategies. Project teams are taking the time to seek new initiatives to stay competitive in the manufacturing and distribution sectors. As an independent ERP consulting […]

5 Key Advantages of SAP Business One vs. QuickBooks

5 Key Advantages of SAP Business One vs. QuickBooks OK, let’s say you’re either ready to upgrade from QuickBooks to a more robust ERP solution or you’re at least open to considering options. If you’ve already commenced your search, you likely discovered the large number of ERP choices on the market today that claim to […]