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How to Purchase ERP the Right Way
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Date: 04/08/2013 thru 04/09/2013
Early Registration Deadline: 03/08/2013
Late Registration Deadline: 04/08/2013
This course will focus on how to select the right ERP solution, which can be a daunting task for any organization regardless of size. The course will begin with an overview of modern ERP applications. Instructors will then walk through the ERP needs assessment process. The needs assessment component will address tough subjects such as whether or not to pursue a new solution, optimize a current application, change business processes, or procure a new solution. Participants will then learn how to develop an effective RFP for the desired solution. Instructors will address developing functional requirements, designing the RFP, and navigating the selection process. The first part of the course will conclude with an overview of the contracting process, with an emphasis placed on risk mitigation. The second part of the course will focus on preparing students to participate in an ERP implementation project. Participants will learn the different approaches ERP companies use to install systems.