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ERP Selection Process - Can We Do Better than a Corporate Bird Box Challenge?

01 Feb 2019 11:16 AM By Dan Telep - Comment(s)

ERP Evaluation, Minus the Blindfold

I wonder how many of my readers have heard of - or even taken - the Bird Box Challenge? Inspired by the blindfolded antics of Sandra Bullock in the Netflix movie The Bird Box, men, women, children, and even families have been donning blindfolds, covering up their e...

Succession Planning & ERP

14 Nov 2018 10:13 AM By Dan Telep - Comment(s)

Data-Analytics and Human Capital

There was a time, believe it or not, when I wasn't terribly interested in succession planning. People die, retire, or move to new jobs, smart business owners did enough to ensure business continuity, and that was as far as my thinking evolved. Besides – what did succ...

The Factory of the Future is Here: Are You Ready to Compete?

30 Mar 2018 06:17 AM By Dan Telep - Comment(s)
Integrated. Intelligent. Autonomous. Informed by a constant flow of data and driven by real-time demand. The factory of the future is coming into focus. Sometimes referred to as “smart manufacturing”, “Industry 4.0”, or  the “Fourth Industrial Revolution”, the ongoing shift in industrial paradi...