ERP

26 04, 2016

Why SAP Appropriation Requests Are Not Enough

2018-09-01T20:56:06+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , |

Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) Management is one of the most critical processes for all organisations. Wise investment decisions accelerate the creation of wealth. Poor decisions can result in someone getting fired. The CAPEX process is the longest running business process commencing many months prior to a financial year in the [...]

30 10, 2015

Are you getting Bang for your Buck?

2017-12-19T14:36:15+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Tags: , , , |

Nothing hits the spot like a midnight Macca’s Cheeseburger on the way home after a big night. Anywhere in the world, there’s no mystery, no surprise, just a munchies satisfying sugar and cholesterol spike, to soak-up your last jangling coins and over-indulgence. A great example of a simple promise, [...]

19 10, 2015

Why I hate robots when they’re red

2017-12-19T14:43:22+00:00 October 19th, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yep, that’s what we call Traffic Lights in South Africa. Robots. Automatons that operate reliably, consistently and tirelessly. Timing their change to my arrival; leaving me fuming as I sit and wait for the pre-programmed sequence to determine how late I’m invariably going to be. Imagine a world free [...]

23 09, 2015

ERP in the 90’s and now

2018-09-01T21:12:44+00:00 September 23rd, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I first learnt the term ERP in the mid 90’s when the company I was with implemented SAP. ERP meant a lot of different things to different people, for the customer it often meant a massive investment with an anticipated lengthy implementation. For the consulting companies, it meant a [...]