Retail Supply Chain Transparency: It’s Important to Consumers, Too

All it takes today is an internet search to learn production details. It’s no wonder, then, that consumers are questioning the cost of what they buy. Take apparel, for example. Luxury brands deliver higher quality, but at prices upwards of eight times the actual cost of production, eyebrows are raised. On the other hand, mass-production… Continue reading Retail Supply Chain Transparency: It’s Important to Consumers, Too

Choosing a Partner for Migrating from Dynamics GP to Dynamics Business Central

Although Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) will be around for a while, it’s clear that Microsoft is putting emphasis on development of Dynamics 365 Business Central. If you’re a GP user, you’ve probably heard of many reasons why it’s time to move to another ERP, specifically Microsoft Dynamics Business Central, and the advantages of doing… Continue reading Choosing a Partner for Migrating from Dynamics GP to Dynamics Business Central

How To Control The Cost Of Your ERP Implementation

If you’re thinking of purchasing a new ERP solution, cost is a major consideration. But when you think of cost, you think in terms of the cost of the software itself and the services involved in customizing and implementing it. You probably assume you don’t have much input on the cost; the manufacturer of the… Continue reading How To Control The Cost Of Your ERP Implementation

How to Dynamically Filter in Jet Reports Using a Drop Down-List

This blog provides step-by step instructions on how to create a dropdown list for end users to use to filter a Jet Report without the end user needing Jet Reports license. As a report designer, when working with Jet Global’s Jet Reports, it can be time consuming to create multiple versions of the same report… Continue reading How to Dynamically Filter in Jet Reports Using a Drop Down-List

How Your Finance Department Benefits from Cloud ERP

Organizations depend on technology for productivity and maintaining a competitive advantage. With cloud technology sweeping the business landscape, those opportunities multiply. With ERP in the cloud, the finance department can also take full advantage of technology. Here are several opportunities for your finance department to leverage your ERP. Reporting Your leadership needs to know how… Continue reading How Your Finance Department Benefits from Cloud ERP

Benefits of Enterprise Resource Planning for Small Businesses

With the rise in data management and technology capabilities, it’s no wonder Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) has become the lifeblood of modern business. However, many people still think of ERP systems as a tool only for large or medium sized companies. While that may have been the case in the past, the reality is that… Continue reading Benefits of Enterprise Resource Planning for Small Businesses

Cost Optimizations for ERP Systems

In any project scenario, the triple concern of cost, time, and scope has always been a consistent theme. Achieving these three vertices successfully results in a high quality implementation, which ultimately leads to client satisfaction. However, in reality, according to Gartner, approximately 75% of ERP projects fail. Failure does not necessarily mean it does not… Continue reading Cost Optimizations for ERP Systems

Business Analysts, Solution Architects, and a Successful ERP Implementation

Deciding to invest in an ERP is not always an easy decision. While you know eventually the purchase of the software will help improve productivity, eliminate redundancies, and enhance your company’s ability to grow, knowing what to expect in an ERP implementation can help you realize these business benefits quicker. Understanding the different roles involved… Continue reading Business Analysts, Solution Architects, and a Successful ERP Implementation

Overcoming ERP Implementation Hurdles

By design, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software helps to streamline business processes, enhance communication between departments, and improve overall productivity: (almost) every business could benefit from an ERP solution. Despite these benefits, implementing an ERP can cause of variety of pain points for all parties involved. Understanding these potential hurdles is the first step to… Continue reading Overcoming ERP Implementation Hurdles

Number one Reason your Business needs an ERP Solution

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, despite its name, is not just for enterprise-sized companies. Almost all businesses can benefit from an ERP solution. ERP software is designed to help the flow of internal business processes and allow for communication between the various business departments and its internal functions and data. Despite the numerous benefits of… Continue reading Number one Reason your Business needs an ERP Solution