ERP Buying Advice: Find the Best ERP for You

Shopping around for the right ERP is a confusing and complicated
task. It is a big decision that will impact your business greatly
no matter the decision. If you are feeling overwhelmed or lost,
you’re not alone. That is why we’ve compiled a
collection of short videos with proper ERP buying advice
that
you need to know. Even if you do feel confident, there’s always
something more you can do to ensure you‘re making the best
possible choice. All areas are covered, from common mistakes to
hidden costs.

Keep reading for a brief description of the ERP buying
advice each video provides. That way, if you see a particular video
that interests you, you can jump right to it.

 

Know When to Replace Your Current ERP

For those looking to replace what they currently have, you’re
facing a tough decision. Many questions arise when thinking about
this. Will it be worth the implementation costs, is my current ERP
outdated, and many more. Eventually, keeping your ERP or accounting
software past its prime does more harm than good. Do you know when
it’s time to move on from that old ERP system? In this brief
video our experts give you five simple things to look for.

Common ERP Buying Mistakes

It’s always wise to learn from others that came before you.
That is why we have compiled the top ERP buying mistakes that
people just like you have made. These mistakes, however
unintentional, can leave you with a system that doesn’t fit your
needs or your business. This video discusses the most common ERP
buying mistakes and simple tips to help you avoid them.

Hidden Costs from Delayed Upgrade

Most people think the cost of doing nothing is zero. But this
couldn’t be further from the truth. Waiting too long to upgrade
your ERP can have long term consequences. This video showcases some
sneaky, yet shocking ways the decision to cling to an outdated ERP
can shrink your bottom line.

Legacy and Cloud ERPs

You will come across both Legacy and Cloud ERPs while doing your
research. This video explains the main differences between the two,
so you can make the choice that’s right for you.

How the Cloud Saves You Money

The cloud has been around for a decade now, but many people are
still not taking full advantage of the economic benefits it offers.
Watch to learn ways cloud technology can help you boost your
business.

Nucleus Research

Nucleus Research is a trusted analyst firm that focuses on
giving businesses like yours the information they need to make an
informed software buying decision. One of the most helpful
documents they post each year is ERP value matrix report. This
video shows you how to work this matrix and properly interpret the
data you will see.

What to Look for in Your ERP Implementation Partner

You’ve chosen, your ERP, or at least created a shortlist of
the top 2 or 3 you’re most interested in. But what about your ERP
partner, do you know what qualities to look for? Afterall, an ERP
implementation project is a long process that requires a
trustworthy and educated partner. Watch this video to learn six key
things to look for in yours.

Demo Benefits

You will save yourself a lot of time if you know how to take
full advantage of ERP demos. They are not something you should
overlook. Learn what other benefits you can reap by watching this
video.

Once you’ve watched our playlist of short videos of ERP buying
advice, you will be ready to move forward in your journey with
confidence. Still have questions? Schedule
your free consultation
.

By: Laura Schomaker, Intelligent Technologies Inc., a South
Carolina Microsoft partner. www.inteltech.com

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