Monthly Archives - July 2015

Aberdeen Research Reports on the Key Benefits of Today’s ‘Flexible’ ERP

Aberdeen Research recently released a report entitled “Roll With The Punches: Select Flexible ERP and Be Prepared for Business Challenges.”  In it, they highlight key benefits they have [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 30, 2015

7 Key Steps to Managing Enterprise Risk

Often in discussions about changing ERP systems the topic of “risk” will arise, as in the risk to the enterprise if the project is not well managed or [...]


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5 Reasons To Select a New ERP System Now Rather Than Later

Procrastination in the selection and implementation of an ERP system is one of the most common events (actually, better termed a non-event perhaps) we see today.  And why [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 23, 2015

Push vs. Pull (MRP vs. Lean)

There’s a long running debate about push versus pull planning in the manufacturing production environment, with push typically exemplified by MRP (material requirements planning) and lean exemplified by [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 21, 2015

6 Steps To a Better ERP Implementation

A blog called Inside ERP posted a few cogent tips for those looking to improve the odds of success in their implementation efforts, in a post published at [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 16, 2015

Four IT Challenges Where You Probably Could Use Some Help

Recently, Panorama Consulting posted a piece we swear they must have written after overhearing some of the conversations we have among ourselves and with clients.  Their post concerns the [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 14, 2015

5 Reasons People Get Scared When Their Software Changes

We once again borrow from a relevant and smart post by Eric Kimberling, CEO of Panorama Consulting, adviser to large companies implementing ERP systems.  We think they do [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 9, 2015

Click Farms? The Stuff You Just Don’t Know

Like for instance – for you Facebook users out there – did you know that there exists a thing that can be best described as “Like Farms”?  Their [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 7, 2015

The Importance of Organizational Change Management: 3 Questions to Ask

Fellow ERP consultants Panorama Consulting wrote awhile back about the importance of change management (here), particularly for companies in the process of implementing ERP.  According to a recent post [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 2, 2015