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Implementing SAP Business One? How long should it take?

The team at Leverage Technologies gets asked this question on a daily basis – “I am implementing SAP Business One – how long should it take”. Over the last 10 years I have heard companies quote 2 weeks to 12 months (and everything in-between) for an SAP Business One implementation. The truth is that there

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ERP Budgeting: How Much Should I Spend on ERP Implementation?

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How much budget should a company of your size allocate to your Enterprise Resource Planning implementation project? Before you even start researching your options, you may want to get a high-level understanding of what ERP actually costs. The cost of an ERP implementation depends on multiple factors such as: Size of your business Number of ERP

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Top FREE Online Resources to Help You Find The Best ERP System

Choosing an ERP system for a business is never easy. Sometimes, a high-level understanding of the requirements and objectives can be enough to get a sense of what system will suit your business. Other times, a full pre-sales requirements analysis with a specialised consultant is required to understand the business, scope the project and provide

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Why ERP Project Management is Key To The Success of Your Implementation

Often overlooked by small to medium-sized businesses during an implementation of ERP Software – do not ignore ERP project management! Make sure you allocate at least 10% of your ERP implementation budget to project management. Key elements of Project Management for ERP implementations ERP Project management is divided into two key elements – your ERP

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ERP Implementation Roles & Responsibilities Guide: Defining Your ERP Dream Team

ERP Implementation roles and responsibilities - defining your ERP dream team

Every ERP implementation requires clearly defined roles and responsibilities for both internal teams (your staff members) and external consultants (your implementation partner). We have previously discussed some of the key reasons why you need “internal muscle” to implement an ERP system. In this article, we will review some of the key aspects to defining your

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The Secret Cost of Not Implementing an ERP System Revealed

While the cost of implementing an ERP solution can be scoped out, it’s the cost of NOT implementing an ERP that you should be worrying about. What we mean by that? Using your outdated ERP software, basic accounting package or running your business on spreadsheets can be a dangerous business. In this post we are

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ERP Software Implementations – making the implementation plan work from start to finish

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When implementing ERP software we all know the importance of the ERP project plan – let’s take a more detailed look at what should be included in your ERP software project plan. This article has been specifically written for small to medium-sized businesses looking to implement ERP software. Template ERP Software Implementation Plan It pays

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