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What a Microsoft Dynamics AX ETL Tool Can Do for Your Implementation

As your business grows and you find yourself in need of a more robust ERP system, you will also find many options for transitioning your data.  I recently co-authored a white paper with my colleague, Ren Bellu, titled, Transitioning to Microsoft Dynamics AX: Evaluating data migration solutions.  In this white paper, we define some of […]

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Increase ERP User Adoption with These Five Tips

You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink.  Similarly, enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a necessary tool for businesses, but there are some employees who just won’t embrace the technology.  If you can’t get your team to use your ERP solution, then the solution is useless and you’ve wasted money.  […]

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Why Are More ERP Software Implementations Failing?

Whether you are a small start-up or an experienced enterprise, implementing a successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution can be somewhat of a challenge.  How much of a challenge depends on a lot of factors, but according to new research, ERP software project schedule overruns didn’t get better in 2012. In fact, they got worse. […]

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How to Keep Costs Down in ERP Projects

The primary goals of any ERP implementation are to increase efficiency and reduce costs. This begins right at the very start of the project, before you’ve even chosen your ERP software. By giving careful consideration to a variety of key factors early on, you’ll be better able to control your project costs, more effectively manage […]

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6 Must-Ask Questions When Interviewing ERP Implementation Firms

There’s more to enterprise resource planning (ERP) projects than selecting the right technology. You’re also tasked with choosing a firm to successfully deploy that solution. And when you consider the substantial cost and inherent risks of ERP, the stakes are high in finding the best partner for the job.
What should you look for in an implementation partner? What questions should you ask? Here are 6 questions to give you deeper insight into whether an implementation firm is a good fit for your project.

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Reduce the Cost of ERP Software Implementation with Detailed Timelines

As a businessman, I like schedules; I like knowing when things are going to get done and by whom. Things just get done on time when people are held accountable. In my line of work, many processes require timelines and I definitely see the value of them in any situation, especially ERP implementations. There are […]

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Proceed With Caution – Fixed Fee ERP Implementations Can Be Deceptively Expensive

In 25 years as a Microsoft Dynamics ERP and CRM implementation partner, we often find ourselves suggesting that clients follow the adage, “Be careful what you ask for.” Especially when it comes to fixed fee implementations.

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