Monthly Archives - March 2016

Six Sigma + ERP = Money

Simply defined, the term Six Sigma refers to a set of tools based on a data-driven approach to continuous improvement that aims to eliminate defects (often, but not [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 31, 2016

Best Strategies for ERP Training and Employee Adoption

Face it.  Everyone fears change at some level – and ERP implementations that can provide the backbone of a company’s future are no exception.  As Eric Kimberling of [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 29, 2016

The Most Overlooked Item in ERP Selection

We came across an interesting commentary in an article written by the owner of a European Microsoft Dynamics reselling firm that covers Western Europe.  His name is Guus [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 24, 2016

The Future of Manufacturing: “The Strength of Metal for the Cost of Plastic”

Recently Wall Street Journal tech contributor Christopher Mims revealed a glimpse of the future of manufacturing.  In a February article (“How 3-D Printing Could Change Manufacturing”) Mims discussed [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 22, 2016

The Hidden Costs of ERP (Part 2 of 2)

In our prior post we reprised some comments from a white paper written by Compare Business Products on some of the ‘hidden costs’ to be found in ERP solutions, [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 17, 2016

The Hidden Costs of ERP

It’s easy for buyers of ERP systems to overlook (and for sellers to undersell) some of the so-called ‘hidden costs’ of a system implementation.  A recent article from [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 15, 2016

3 Good Lessons From an ERP ‘Expert Witness’

Eric Kimberling, CEO of Panorama Consulting has had experience as an expert witness in some fairly high profile court cases.  In a recent white paper he pointed out three [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 10, 2016

What Users Say About ERP Implementation Methodology Best Practices & ROI

A group (and website) called Proformative provides a web forum (www.proformative.com) for “corporate financial professionals” (Controller, CFOs, etc.) that provides useful information to its audience about a wide [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 8, 2016

3 Key ERP Lessons From Users

Recently a company called Panorama Consulting Solutions held a small boot camp in California for a few companies (about ten) about to implement ERP systems, where they heard [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 3, 2016

Expert Comments on Upgrading Your Dynamics ERP Software

There are a number of solid reasons why clients should, and do, upgrade their ERP software on a regular basis – some obvious, some less so.  Today we’ll [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 1, 2016