Predicting The Next Big “Thing”

Wouldn’t it be great to participate in predicting the hot product for the upcoming holidays or know what is going to elevate your company to the next level in upcoming years?  Making bold predictions doesn’t have to be educated guesses or dumb luck.  You can identify trends by harnessing the big data with your enterprise[…]

There is No ‘I’ in Team…or ERP

Running a business requires the support of a key group of people, your team.  You want to provide your team with the most powerful business tools you can in order to manage your business as efficiently, quickly, and easily as possible.  When considering an enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation, you should invite your team to[…]

ERP is Deployed – Now What?

After implementing an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, you can sit back and watch the business solution do all the work, right?  Maybe you can take a long weekend to relax, but, no, you still have work to do.  Besides training your employees to use the software, you also need to make sure it’s working,[…]

Should You Hire More People or Upgrade Your Technology?

All businesses need talented, reliable employees to perform the tasks necessary to run a successful business.  In addition, businesses have various business management technologies that are used to aid the employees with their tasks.  If you are facing a decision to hire more employees, consider whether you really need people or if it’s time to[…]

The Ultimate Faceoff: Accounting Software vs. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software

As a small or mid-sized business owner, you will eventually be faced with the decision to upgrade your accounting software or invest in an ERP solution.  When you come to that crossroad, consider what you need out of your business software and what you are getting with the next upgrade.  Although it may be cheaper[…]

Top 5 Ways Predictive Analytics Will Transform Your Business

Advancements in technology and the expansion of cloud computing allow companies to analyze more data than ever.  Consumers are also creating more data than ever recorded in human history.  Over 60 hours of video are uploaded every minute onto YouTube.  That single statistic is staggering if you consider over 90% of the data created throughout[…]