ERP Resource Library

Explore our content to learn more about approaching an ERP initiative. Hear directly from our Managing Principal, consultants and clients about what to expect in a selection or implementation.

How to Avoid ERP Implementation Failure

December 02, 2021
There are a lot of stories about famous ERP implementation failures. There is a lot less information...

eCommerce Digital Transformation: More Than Just a Cool Website

November 12, 2021
ECommerce is a part of everyday life. The number of transactions that occur online is significantly ...

How Working From Home Changed ERP Security Forever

October 15, 2021
As cyberthreats have evolved under the influence of the work-from-home landscape, it has become incr...

What To Do When You Outgrow Your Accounting Software

October 01, 2021
Many circumstances lead companies to the make the ultimate decision to depart from their existing ac...

Evaluating Infor for 2022 and Beyond

August 24, 2021
We are seeing a trend toward industry-specific and cloud-based ERP solutions — and Infor looks to be...

Epicor Insights 2021 — Feedback and Future Outlook

July 27, 2021
A recent interview with Shawn Windle, Founder and Managing Principal of ERP Advisors Group, and Tech...

Legacy Software Review: IFS

July 21, 2021
It is our opinion that the management structure of IFS is a good one, and that they take good care o...

Legacy Software Review: Epicor

July 21, 2021
It seems that the opportunity for growth with Epicor cannot be denied. As we see it, Epicor is exper...

Legacy Software Review: Deltek

July 15, 2021
Rounding out our menu of legacy software reviews, we welcomed Jim O'Donnell of TechTarget to discuss...

Legacy Software Review: Sage

June 28, 2021
In this edition of The ERP Advisor, we review the options for existing Sage customers and provide a ...

Legacy Software Review: SAP

June 15, 2021
In this edition of The ERP Advisor, we review the options for existing SAP customers and provide a p...

Legacy Software Review: Oracle PeopleSoft and JD Edwards

May 18, 2021
When an open-ended search reveals one of the top questions about a product to be “Is it still used?”...

Legacy Software Review: Oracle E-Business Suite

April 29, 2021
When Oracle announced that it would be continuing support for E-Business Suite through the next deca...

Sunsetting Legacy Software with a Forecast for Cloud ERP

April 20, 2021
We are witnessing a major transformation in the ERP landscape: more and more vendors are sunsetting ...

Introduction to ERP for Nonprofits

April 07, 2021
Fundraising, donors, grants, endowment funds, budgets, audits…

Overview of Enterprise Accounting Software

February 19, 2021
Are you considering an upgrade to your current ERP application for your financials? In our overview ...

Construction ERP Software for 2021

January 19, 2021
Economic forecasts from esteemed organizations predict that the US construction industry will contra...

Budgeting Software for Nonprofits

January 15, 2021
Nonprofits play a vital role in providing aid to those who need it most. If you are running such an ...

16 Tips for a Successful Go-Live

December 15, 2020
Is there a way to guarantee ERP implementation success? When it’s time to go live, there’s no turnin...

Using an ERP Consultant for a Successful Implementation

November 18, 2020
ERP implementations aren’t naturally destined for failure. The key to success lies in finding someon...

ERP Systems Security and the Prevention of Cyber Attacks

October 19, 2020
Considering how much is at stake in enterprise systems — from financials and trade secrets to custom...

Vetting Software Solutions in an ERP Selection

August 24, 2020
With so many vendors and platforms to choose from, you need a fail-safe formula for evaluating which...

Internal Control Over Financial Reporting With ERP

July 24, 2020
How can you provide in-compliance, accurate and timely reporting for financials? In this episode of ...

How to Find the Best CRM in 2021

June 18, 2020
It has never been more important to properly care for and nurture customer relationships. Customer R...

Optimizing ERP for Supply Chain Disruption

May 21, 2020
Disruptions in supply chains, whether localized or widespread, are almost inevitable at some point i...

ERP for E-commerce

May 11, 2020
A surprising number of businesses and organizations have relied on in-person interactions to stay vi...

How Cloud ERP Can Help With Business Continuity

April 30, 2020
In many different crisis scenarios, enterprise software has played a vital role in maintaining busin...

The Role of Blockchain in ERP: Beyond Cryptocurrency

April 03, 2020
If you have any knowledge or familiarity with ERP selection or ERP implementation for your business,...

Data Hygiene Best Practices

March 11, 2020
You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to understand that having a wrong phone number for a person ...

Client Testimonial: Craig Jack, KONG

May 22, 2019
Hi I'm Craig Jack and I work at the Kong company.  We manufacture the world's best dog toys so hopef...

Expert Interview Series: Shawn Windle, Founder

December 27, 2018
I'm Shawn Windle with ERP Advisors Group. I'm the Founder and Managing Principal of the firm and wha...

Client Testimonial: Adam Clapp, CFO Bron Tapes

November 07, 2018
Adam Clapp is the Chief Financial Officer for Bron Tapes, a distributor of industrial adhesives that...

Client Testimonial: Bud Price, IT Director at Brown Strauss Steel (2018)

October 24, 2018
Bud Price is the IT Director at Brown Strauss, a distributor of structural steel — including everyth...

Client Testimonial: Karl Nicholls, CFO

August 01, 2018
“I’m very happy to refer people to ERP Advisors Group. I really appreciate their integrity, and the ...

Client Testimonial: Dillon Miskimins, CFO

June 14, 2018
My name's Dillon Miskimins. I'm the Chief Financial Officer for South Metro Fire Rescue which is a f...

Client Testimonial: Angela Schreffler, Vice President

May 30, 2018
My name is Angela Schreffler and I am the Vice President at Colorado Nonprofit Development Center. C...

Client Testimonial: Aaron Peavey, Rocky Mountain Fire

March 14, 2018
Meet Aaron Peavey My name's Aaron Peavey and I'm the Training Division Chief for Rocky Mountain Fire...

Client Testimonial: John Willson, Louisville Fire

February 28, 2018
John Willson is the Fire Chief for the Louisville Fire Protection District in Colorado.

Client Testimonial: Chris Carpenter, Director of IT

February 15, 2018
Hi, I'm Christopher Carpenter and I work for Epilog Laser. We are a global leader in the laser engra...

What is ERP?

January 31, 2018
ERP is short for Enterprise Resource Planning: software that helps businesses, organizations, and en...

Expert Interview Series: Derek Hitchman, SCS Cloud

January 24, 2018
Meet Derek I'm Derek Hitchman and I am the CEO of SCS Cloud. We are a Netsuite and Salesforce soluti...

Expert Interview Series: Quentin DeWitt, EAG Consultant

January 05, 2018
Meet Quentin My name is Quentin DeWitt. I'm the consulting manager here at ERP Advisors Group. I wor...

Three Tips for Successfully Selecting an ERP

December 22, 2017
In this video, Shawn Windle, the Founder and Managing Principal of ERP Advisors Group, discusses som...

Client Testimonial: Lew Visscher, CFO

October 27, 2017
Lew Visscher is the CFO for Catalyst Repository Systems in Denver, Colorado. He is also the founder ...