Food Supply Chain Traceability Risks and Solutions

Food Supply Chain Traceability Risks and Solutions It’s no secret that food safety and regulations are becoming stricter than ever. The FDA has issued nearly 5,000 citations across food supply chains over the last two years. Descriptions included: contamination with chemicals, neglecting to write and implement an adequate HACCP plan,…

Project Team Roles: The Spots You Need to Fill

Project Team Roles – Who Should Be On Your Project Team? Just like in sports, enterprise software projects require an agile group of team players, equipped with the unique skills needed to see your strategy through. There is no exception to this rule when it comes to your digital infrastructure projects….

Food Industry Compliance Risks: How ERP Can Help

New Food Industry Compliance Challenges Download the Free White Paper Now! Midmarket food industry players have certainly been in for some widespread, foundational changes when it comes to compliance and food safety this year. Thanks to new regulation that was enacted this year, if the FDA comes to your food or…

3 Reasons Your Go Live Date Should Never Be January 1st

  3 Reasons Your Go Live Date Should Never Be January 1st We’ve encountered quite a few companies that want to, or already have, selected January 1st as their planned go live date—and why not? After all, the first day of a new year seems like an intuitive day to…

3 Ways To Manufacture CRM & ERP Adoption

3 Ways To Manufacture CRM & ERP Adoption CRM and ERP implementations can be difficult. These processes take a lot of time and careful planning. After it’s all said and done, fingers remain crossed as stakeholders hope that the organization itself will take to the new system. The challenge that most organizations…

How Long Does An ERP Implementation Take? — Q & A

How Long Does an ERP Implementation Take? An ERP implementation is a major project. Organizations invest a lot of time and resources into the process of ensuring that their new software investment will create a tangible ROI for the business. A fundamental question that allows businesses to plan and measure…

How To Prevent ERP Implementation Process Failure

Prevent ERP Implementation Process Failure ERP implementation process failure rates are on the rise – again. Key findings in a 2015 report from Panorama Consulting shows 21 percent of companies varying in size, industry and geography define their projects as failures compared to 16 percent in 2014. The survey also…

Ultimate ERP Implementation Plan E-Book

Ultimate ERP Implementation Plan E-Book How to Use E-Book for an ERP Implementation Plan Download The E-Book Here We’ll Email it To You! Enterprise software projects are known for sapping funds and taking way longer than expected to complete. When it’s all said and done, jobs hinge on the ERP implementation…

5 Reasons Business Systems Eat Up Profits Every Year

Business Systems Eat Up Profits Every Year You may be one of those seated quaintly in the budget meeting trying to determine why the business systems financial plan has cut into three, four, or event  five percent of profit year after year. You observe the same solution brought forth to…

Epicor vs Netsuite | ERP Selection Comparison

Epicor vs NetSuite | ERP Selection Comparison We are continuing our series of of ERP comparisons; this time looking at Epicor vs Netsuite. This is a little bit different from when we compare Epicor 10 to Infor 10X, Sage X3, and Dynamics AX; as Netsuite and Epicor are more of…

ERP for Oil and Gas Companies | 5 Things To Consider

ERP for Oil and Gas Companies | 5 Things To Consider Oil and gas companies have seen their fair share of shake ups over the last six months. A large number of petroleum exploration and production facilities have already closed their doors to reduce supply, and changes in the regulatory environment have…

Are CRM and ERP Software Full of Empty Promises?

The Truth About CRM & ERP Software I recently spoke with a company at a local user group meeting that was just finishing a quick start CRM system deployment. They shared with me a sentiment regarding their new system that I was becoming very familiar with. Once their system had…

Epicor vs Dynamics AX | ERP Comparison

Epicor vs Dynamics AX Manufacturing and distribution businesses are at a critical juncture. Market demand and industry competition is driving a new wave of digital innovation. This means that many organizations are in the process of evaluating and improving their software investments; starting with their ERP system. This week, we…

5 Ways to Improve a Software Implementation Process

5 Ways to Improve a Software Implementation Process Late last week we detailed the difference between optimal implementation process practices and traditional methods. The piece laid out the vital differences between the two methodologies, and why modern best practices can mitigate the many risks that a large software implementation process can…

Modern Best Practices For CRM and ERP Implementation

Modern Best Practices For CRM and ERP Implementation Enterprise software is changing faster than ever before. These powerful business applications provide users the ability to make business processes more efficient; achieving dynamic new business outcomes. In light of this, more and more businesses are in the process of a CRM…