Webinar: What To Do When You Outgrow Your Accounting Software

If your business is experiencing rapid growth then you likely have been considering buying new accounting software. But where do you start? What are the best applications in the market for your business? Should you go cloud-based or on-premise? How can you get the best deal on the price? How long does it take to…

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When to Pull The Plug on an Implementation Project

Have you ever had or known someone who had a “money pit” home improvement project? One of those projects with poor preparation, compounded problems, continual unexpected issues and uncontrollable expenses piled up? At what point do you just stop and say you’ve wasted too much money on this project? It’s hard to get out of…

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Factors That Lead to a Botched Implementation and How To Avoid Them

In one of our recent conference calls, we discussed how implementation failures are just a consequence of the industry we work in. We like to be involved upfront with clients (of course!) and we do all we can to avoid failed implementations, but all too often we get called in to help save an implementation…

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Why You Should (or Should Not) Upgrade Your ERP System Part 2

Last week, we discussed what an ERP system upgrade is and how growth is one of the 5 primary drivers that can lead to upgrading to a new system. There are 4 additional reasons that we have come across that guarantee a company will need to upgrade, and we discussed them all on the latest…

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Why You Should (or Should Not) Upgrade Your ERP System Part 1

We typically advise companies to avoid upgrading their ERP system unless absolutely necessary because it is a large undertaking. On our most recent episode of the ERP Advisor Conference Call Series, we discussed the 5 most common reasons why companies upgrade their ERP system, and when to know if your company needs to upgrade their…

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Expert Interview Series: Lew Visscher

[Below is a transcription of the video] Meet Lew I’m Lew Visscher, I’m CFO for Catalyst Repository Systems here in Denver Colorado. We’re a document management company for the e-discovery litigation space. That’s my day job. Holidays, nights, and weekends I’m also the founder of Lew’s list which is about 11,000 finance and accounting professionals…

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Additional Reasons Why ERP Implementations Fail

We recently discussed the 5 biggest pitfalls that occur during an ERP software application implementation on our latest episode of The ERP Advisor Conference Call. During the call, we detailed the biggest reasons implementations fail, and how to avoid them. However, even if you avoid these common pitfalls, you still aren’t guaranteed success. So here…

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The 5 Biggest Pitfalls for Implementing an ERP

One of the things we typically don’t like to discuss is failure: we prefer to focus on how we can make situations better and more successful. However, the reality of what our team does in working with ERP software is that there is a chance of failure. In fact, IT analysts have said that over…

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