Your DAY 3-4-5 goal is to, Define Your Business Needs,Get Your Shortlist of ERP Software Solution, Start Comparing Your ERP Solutions.
Today’s Action Steps
Time to start molding “ERP Implementation Blueprint.” How?.
- Define Your Business Needs.
- Get Your Shortlist of ERP Software Solutions.
- Finish with Comparing Your ERP Solutions.
When do we select suitable ERP for your business?
Not now. Yes, most people (those who do not have SOSE!) do select software immediately on reading few reviews (often a big mistake). You will only do that on DAY 6.
It’s part of the reason that SOSEers gets success.
Today, DAY 3, you are going to define business needs and get a shortlist of solutions. On DAY 4, you’re going to compare your shortlisted solutions using thousands of criteria. On DAY 5, analyze the strengths and weaknesses of each solution.
Then and only then, assuming DAY 3 , DAY 4 and DAY 5 “prove up” your selection, will you be ready to select suitable ERP for your business (DAY 6).
What if it fails to “prove up?” Simple… you repeat DAYs 2-5.
Does this seem like too much preparatory work? Are you super-anxious to select your software? “Enough of all this planning,” you say?
These are your most important DAYs…
The decisions you make on DAY 3 to 5 determine the size of the success of all your efforts over ERP implementation. So…
Time spent now is time well spent.
Step 1 — Define Your Business Needs.
The process is fast and simple…
Answer questions about your business needs. Disqualify Open Source ERP software solution fail to meet the requirements.
- select the knowledge base that best fits your organization’s requirements.
- Select the vertical segment or industry that most applies to your business (select all that apply).
- Select the range that represents the total number of people employed by your company.
- Select if your organization is regional, national, multinational.
- Select if your organization is single-site enterprise or multi-site enterprise.
- Select categories best describe your business.
- In what languages do you need to use this solution? This refers to requirements such as a user interface language (select as many as are appropriate).
- Please indicate which of the environments (modules) most apply to your business (select all that apply).
- Indicate your organization’s functional requirements (select all that apply).
- What are the technology requirements of the system?
Step 2 – Get Your Shortlist of ERP Software Solutions.
Shortlist of ERP software solution that meets your business requirements gathered in Step 1. It is simple to do. Compare your requirement against features of ERP solutions available.To do this please follow this url…
Shortlisting ERP software Solution …
Day 5 ….
Step 3 – Finish With Comparing Your ERP Solutions.
Now we defined your business needs, shortlisted the softwares and analyzed ERP software solutions, now lets proceed for selecting appropriate open source ERP software solution for your business….
Lets move to Day 6…
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Day 10 – Post ERP Implementation Support