ERP Basic Training
Kick off your ERP education with this important summary of ERP success factors, common failure points and ERP implementation benchmarks.
Overview of ERP Implementation Strategies
There are as many different ways to approach ERP projects as there are systems on the market. This presentation will cover key variables for defining you implementation strategy and best practices and tools you can use to achieve ERP success.
ERP Selection and Implementation Project Management
During an ERP implementation, effective project management enables predictable results, manages change and ensures on-time, on-budget completion. This presentation will take you through the lifecycle of an ERP project and discuss best practices and tools for effective project management.
Expert Panel Discussion: Vendor Selection and Implementation Project Planning
ERP implementation planning requires ERP experts who know your industry, know the ERP software chosen, and what it takes to get it implemented on-time and on-budget. In this expert panel discussion, you’ll learn how to cut through the spin to determine which ERP system best suits not only the organization you are but, more importantly, the organization you want to become.
From Requirements to Go-Live: Creating Your Business Implementation Plan
No project is successful without a plan. Start your ERP project off on the right foot by ensuring the right resources and budgets have been allocated and everyone is on the same page. This presentation will cover the key criteria for successful software selection and implementation planning.
Requirements and BPM Exercise
This interactive exercise will give your team a chance to map current state business processes, define requirements and improve business processes to arrive at an ideal future state.
LEAN Six Sigma Approach in Business Process Management
You already know that an ERP implementation is the perfect time for improvements . . . but do you know how to leverage Six Sigma to optimize your organizational processes? This presentation covers all levels of business process management from mapping to optimization to reengineering. You will also learn about the Six Sigma Quick Hit Approach and the impact of Lean Six Sigma on government ERP projects.
Developing a Benefits Realization Plan: Essentials of Developing, Justifying and Measuring Your ERP Investment and Project Success
Organizations should understand (and measure) the exact efficiencies and improvements that their ERP system will enable throughout go-live and beyond. This presentation will explain how to develop a business case that prepares you organization for optimal benefits realization. It will also address the importance of key performance indicators and continuous improvement measures.
ERP Technical Considerations
Your ERP implementation will not get off the ground without adequate technical expertise. This presentation will explore the technical components of an ERP project that are essential for ERP success including deployment options and customization considerations.
The Importance of Quality Assurance (QA)
Consistent and independent oversight is a primary driver behind ERP success. This presentation explains how IV&V and QA can provide tangible metrics and suggest alternative approaches to ensure organizations are on the right track to realizing optimal benefits from their ERP software.
Case Study: ERP Implementation Failure
Unfortunately, ERP implementations do not always go as planned. In fact, the ERP industry has seen an increase in ERP failures that points to a lack of oversight and poor project planning. This post-mortem analysis will cover key takeaways and lessons that organizations can apply to their own ERP initiatives.
Expert Panel: Lessons Learned From Recent ERP Implementations and Organizational Change Management
Having walked deep in the trenches of successful implementations as well as failed implementations, ERP experts share the lessons they have learned. This panel will cover topics related to ERP technical considerations, benefits realization, vendor management and more.