Monthly Archives - February 2015

Using “User Stories” To Capture What the Customer Really Wants (Conclusion)

In our last post here we looked at a simple model called the User Story that can be employed to help ensure that what a customer needs their [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 26, 2015

Using “User Stories” To Capture What the Customer Really Wants

A good technique much discussed in software development circles (and around our offices of late) is the “User Story.”  It’s a simple but effective method aimed at capturing [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 24, 2015

Early Notice of Next Release of Microsoft Dynamics NAV

It’s far too early to know very much, but what we do know about the next release of Microsoft’s best-selling Dynamics NAV software we’ll share below. The new product, [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 19, 2015

Free Summer 2015 Interns for Indiana Manufacturers

If you are an Indiana based manufacturer, you’ll want to know about this. Conexus Indiana is a workforce initiative funded by the state of Indiana aimed at helping manufacturers [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 17, 2015

Business Process Engineering: The Missing Link in ERP Implementations

Whether you’re looking to improve your customer service, improve your top line or increase your bottom line, companies seeking improvement have plenty of reason to reengineer their processes.  [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 12, 2015

What People Sometimes Forget About Lean

Richard Schonberger is the author of over a dozen books on Lean, Six Sigma and process improvement.  In the most recent issue of APICS Magazine he casts an [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 10, 2015

So Very True: The 5 Most Common ERP Mistakes Small Businesses Make

A recent article from Panorama Consulting hits the nail of ERP implementations squarely on the head, confirming our own observations of many years.  They provide the advice we [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 5, 2015

Don’t Be Distracted by the Labels

“A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…” as the Bard noted. A recent article in the Jan/Feb 2016 issue of APICS Magazine by Dave Turbide (pg. [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 3, 2015