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Succeeding During Volatility: A Focus on the Fundamentals
Modernize Your ERP System: A Guide for Selection and Implementation Success
Why Modernize Your ERP System? There might not be a need. Since it is one of the largest expenses your company will undertake, and, more importantly, it will impact customer performance and profitability (positively or negatively), there is no reason to jump into the deep end of the pool [...]
5P Accelerator Process to Fast-Track Growth & Profits During Business Volatility
Updated as of April 20, 2022 Our most successful clients are constantly thinking about how to thrive in ever-changing, volatile conditions. They cannot afford to wait to see what is working for their competitors and then go "all in". Instead, only those who are resilient, innovative, and thinking five [...]
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Applying Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Chaos to Thrive in 2022Business Processes / Best Practices, Customer Experience, Data Analytics & Business Intelligence, e-Commerce & Logistics, ERP, Technologies, Digitization & Automation, Global, Import & Export, In The News, Innovation, Manufacturing, Pricing & Profits, Reshoring/ Nearshoring, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Disruption, Sustainability, Talent / Skills Gap, Trends/ Future Proofing
Applying Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Chaos to Thrive in 2022
Manufacturers and distributors struggled mightily with supply chain disruptions and escalating prices in 2021. The significant risks of the global supply chain were not only exposed but aggravated as clients experienced extended lead times, stock-outs, and increased levels of demand and supply volatility. Clients are increasingly wary of their [...]
SAC: Post-Pandemic Work Environment Brings Need for New Best Practices
Ramping Back Up: Where Should You Focus?
We are seeing business just beginning to ramp up. As said in our eBook, Future-Proofing Manufacturing & Supply Chain Post COVID-19, this is not an on/off switch. We should turn the dial carefully (as quickly as possible while accounting for the end-to-end supply chain). Every situation is different. Yet, [...]
A Non-Siloed Approach to Business Process Management
Published in Wall Street Journal on May 11, 2020 "The most successful reengineering projects involve progressive IT leaders who partner with business units" comments Lisa Anderson, a Claremont-based manufacturing and supply-chain expert and president of LMA Consulting Group Inc. Click here to read more.
Which Business Best Practices Do Top Notch Trusted Advisors See?
Best business practices, this way.... In my ProVisors ODAM (Ontario-hosted Distributors and Manufacturers group – don’t you love the play on words?) meeting this month, we discussed business best practices we’ve seen with our manufacturing and distribution clients. It was a fascinating discussion as our group is diverse and [...]
Forget About Cost Savings: Look for Process Opportunities
Have you ever thought about how easy it is to uncover process opportunities? Most executives tell me 'no' as it seems much harder than it is most of the time yet they are very interested in these opportunities to improve their business. As interested as they are in these [...]