Tag Archives: Management

“Made In the USA”: What Is It Worth To You?

Made In The U.S.A.     In a recent blog, we discussed the advancement of manufacturing equipment and the quality of U.S. made products as possible factors that will help bring back manufacturing jobs to the U.S.  This point leads us to wonder how much of an impact does “Made in the USA,” have on buying decisions regarding components and finished goods. Continue reading

‘Manufacturers Are Hiring Again’ But, Do They Have the Skills To Pay the Bills?

In the software advice post ‘Manufacturers Are Hiring Again…‘ by ERP Market Analyst, Derek Singleton, we are shown that U.S. manufacturers have already “added over 100,000” jobs in 2011.  The major question is posed: is there a shortage of desired skills out in the workforce? Continue reading

Why do ERP Implementations Fail

Top 5 Reasons Why ERP Implementations Fail

When listening to fears and concerns about ERP solutions, implementation is usually on the top of most lists.  Yes, it can be daunting, but it is the cornerstone of the overall project.    So why do ERP implementations fail?  Below is our countdown of the most common ERP implementation errors and how to avoid them.  Continue reading