Care and Feeding of Your New ERP

Setting up Reports and New Capabilities By the time most businesses reach the finish line of an ERP project, they begin to suffer from what we like to call “ERP Fatigue.” They have already spent a lot of time, thought, and effort on seeing the project through to Go-Live, so the natural inclination is to…

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Expert Interview Series: Dillon Miskimins

Meet Dillon Miskimins My name’s Dillon Miskimins. I’m the Chief Financial Officer for South Metro Fire Rescue which is a fire protection district that protects roughly 198 square miles and roughly 220,000 residents in Douglas and Arapahoe County. How has ERP Advisors Group supported your software initiatives? We’ve hired ERP Advisors Group for a variety…

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The ERP Selection Process Demystified: Getting Started

We will outline the entire selection process, laying to rest unnecessary complications, antiquated data, and general misconceptions about these projects. In this series, we break ERP Selection into 4 parts: Understand What an ERP Is (this article) Understand Your Real Needs for an ERP (this article) Understand What Vendors Are Really Offering (article 2) Understand…

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Expert Interview Series: Angela Schreffler

Meet Angela Schreffler My Name is Angela Schreffler and I am the Vice President at Colorado Nonprofit Development Center. CNDC is the only nonprofit in the region that provides comprehensive fiscal sponsorship to charitable organizations that fall under the umbrella of our 501c3. So with that, we do accounting and human resources and back office…

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How to Identify the Right RMS for your Fire Department

Our last article established 7 reasons why fire departments are replacing antiquated RMS with more innovative vendors. If those reasons made the rewards seem worth the risk, then now you are in the position of taking the next steps toward identifying the right RMS. ERP Advisors Group has helped many fire departments over the years…

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7 Big Benefits for Fire Departments Who Replace Records Management Systems (RMS)

Fire departments have been required to track records around patient care, fire incidents, and personnel for decades, but changes in regulatory requirements and available technology have driven RMS technology to rapidly evolve. Unfortunately, not all vendors have responded to these changes with viable solutions, and more and more fire departments are looking for the opportunity…

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ERP Negotiations: Strike the Best Deal

Our last article outlined ERP software contracts, defined terms, and gave some really impactful advice to ensure the contract meets your business’ requirements. We will now focus primarily on negotiating the best deal on your software. We’ll discuss the two most important components of the negotiation: 1) The software quote; and 2) The services statement…

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ERP Software Dealmaking: Align Your Expectations with Results

By the time you sit down to sign an ERP software deal, you have already devoted an incredible amount of time and effort to ensure that the solution will meet your needs; it can seem as though everything should be ready for a quick signature. However, the software deal is a great opportunity to refine…

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