When do you know you are ready for an ERP System?

Running a small or medium sized enterprise (SME) brings with it plenty of challenges, particularly through turbulent economic times. New products, special offers and promises of business growth all provide tempting quick fixes to stay ahead of the competition. Add to that the expectations from customers for reduced costs, improved service and increased product choice…

Is It Time to Consider Inter-Company Systems Support?

If your organisation controls one or more legal entities, or you plan to in the future, there are several data share challenges which need to be overcome in order to operate effectively. Whether one company holds complete control over several subsidiaries, or only pre-defined operations are managed by the parent company, it is important to…

Where Innovation Meets Customer Focus

Innovation and customer focus: two of the strongest underlying elements of most business strategies – or are they? Executives will band around these words in business meetings, management presentations and financial reports but, in these transient and unforgiving economical times, they need to be the driving force behind every organisation’s strategy.

10 Ways to Manage your Company from your Phone or Tablet

Even in today’s super-tech world of gadgets, apps and devices, there are still some daily business tasks which just seem impossible, or too cumbersome, to perform without reverting to a desktop PC or notebook. Despite what glossy business magazines say about part-time bosses, most C-level officers can still only dream of the day when they…