Posts From The TM Group

The Complicated Future of ERP Implementation

The growth of the enterprise resource planning software market is just one of many indicators signaling the importance of this technological resource in the business world. The future of the ERP systems is driven by many factors, ranging from cloud platform

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What Kind of Team Is Necessary for an ERP Implementation?

When a business begins considering an enterprise resource planning software implementation, there are often many variables that go into the decision-making process. Keeping in mind how important ERP systems are to the overall health and productivity of an organization, a

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3 Steps to Better ERP Training and Utilization

Enterprise resource planning software has been proven to provide better business outcomes and increase efficiency as compared to pen-and-paper or legacy systems that offer limited, siloed functionality. However, ERP isn’t just a simple computer program that is easily understood on

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CRM Change Management: Marketing a New System to Staff Members

Change management is an important and sometimes difficult component of business operations. Changes large and small inevitably appear for companies, and getting employees to accept and work with those changes is crucial to continued success. There are a number of

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Show Me the Money: Speeding Up Cash Receipts with Microsoft Dynamics GP

According to Reuters, poor management is the main reason for business failure, and poor cash management is probably the most frequent stumbling block. Watching the movement of money in and out of a business is one of management’s most pressing

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Show Me the Money: Inventory

For those organizations that have to deal with it, inventory can really make or break you. If you don’t have the inventory your customers need, then they’ll buy from someone else, and you’ll suffer from lost sales and poor customer

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Making Every Dollar Count – Vandalia-Butler City Schools partners with The TM Group to improve efficiencies and deliver immediate savings

Like most public school districts in Ohio, Vandalia-Butler City Schools (VBCS) was trying to run a twenty-first century enterprise using twentieth-century mainframe-based state software. Cumbersome and dated, the 1980s-era software system added cost to every transaction through wasted time and resources.

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VA Enterprises – Leveraging Microsoft Dynamics to Meet the Needs of Today’s Family Office

In 1882, John D. Rockefeller established the first family office in order to manage his family’s investment, property, and philanthropic interests. Today, hundreds of single family offices exist in the United States alone.

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Business Analyzer — Microsoft Dynamics’ Best-Kept Secret

The Business Analyzer is a dashboard tool introduced with Microsoft Dynamics GP 2010 R2. With this cool little dashboard application, more than 260 KPIs and reports included with Microsoft Dynamics GP are now viewable by non-Microsoft Dynamics GP users. This can be installed on any users’ computer to allow them to view their own financial news feed. If one statistic catches the eye, users can drill into the report and look at the raw data.

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Step Up to the Plate or Sit on the Bench

You’re excited –the decision has just been made to purchase and implement a new ERP or CRM project. All the signs are positive. The estimated timeline and responsibilities are defined in a Statement of Work. The contents of the project are well defined – the imports and migration of data detailed. Everyone knows what their job is in the process. Here’s what a good implementation partner should share right now:

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