9 05, 2018

Getting Started with NetSuite Doesn’t Cost What You Think

2018-08-13T13:12:32-05:00 By |Business Growth, Decision Making, QuickBooks Transition, Saving Money, Uncategorized|0 Comments

You would think that getting started with a robust system like NetSuite would cost thousands in monthly fees, but the truth is that you can get started with as little as $199/month and still gain the world in business solutions. Let’s take a look at what a low-cost entry into NetSuite would mean for you: [...]

21 09, 2017

Agile Organizations and the Role of Business Systems

2017-09-21T18:40:22-05:00 By |Business Process|0 Comments

Agile organizations are created at the intersection of process and culture. That's one of the key things I learned last week in a webinar I attended. Since our clients depend on us to identify process gaps and get them addressed, this made particular sense to me. Let me share a few things I've seen. People [...]

28 08, 2017

NetSuite Governance Changes – Confusion Allayed

2018-08-13T13:14:29-05:00 By |NetSuite Governance, NetSuite Upgrade|0 Comments

Upcoming NetSuite governance changes have caused some consternation and confusion among the NetSuite customer community. I've been all over the various message boards, user group sites, and LinkedIn groups, and I've seen it firsthand. When I saw someone write "[this announcement] may as well have been written in Mandarin as we have no clue what [...]

2 08, 2017

Amazon Sellers – NetSuite Has Your Back

2017-08-08T11:09:55-05:00 By |Amazon, Business Growth, Retail|0 Comments

Sad things are happening all over the retail world. Retailers are closing locations at a faster clip than ever before. Online shopping has become more and more convenient for buyers, with fast shipping and easy return policies. Many retailers are becoming Amazon sellers, or, if they were already selling on Amazon, they're now emphasizing that [...]

11 07, 2017

NetSuite Upgrade – The Road Must Be Tested

2018-08-15T14:51:12-05:00 By |NetSuite Implementation, NetSuite Upgrade|0 Comments

What do you do when you know a NetSuite upgrade is coming? You know you're going to get the upgrade; you'll get a notification from NetSuite with the date that your NetSuite environment will be upgraded to the newest version. How will you prepare? For many, this is familiar, and they've worked out a process, [...]

19 06, 2017

Complex Decisions Require Facts for Action

2017-08-08T11:06:47-05:00 By |Decision Making, Management by Spreadsheet, Proactive Action|0 Comments

Decision making, as you might think, is the process of gatherings facts and data in order to understand which of several courses of action will get the best result. In fact, U-Mass Dartmouth defines it as follows: "Decision making is the process of making choices by identifying a decision, gathering information, and assessing alternative resolutions." [...]

23 05, 2017

When Your System Isn’t What You Thought It Would Be

2018-08-15T14:52:48-05:00 By |Business Process, NetSuite Implementation, Requirements|0 Comments

It's hard. You research. You investigate. You form opinions. Then you invite salespeople to talk with you about how the system they represent can address all of your issues, your concerns, and your plans. You finally decide on a system, and you ask for references. You talk with them, and you hear nothing but good [...]

9 04, 2017

NetSuite Training – Don’t Cross This Off

2018-08-15T14:54:52-05:00 By |NetSuite Implementation, Saving Money|0 Comments

We're in the throes of creating an e-book based on the answers to three questions we've asked online in a variety of forums, and we've seen some stunning results thus far. Question two is "Do you feel that you're using NetSuite to its fullest potential in your business?" and every SINGLE person who has answered [...]

24 03, 2017

Fast Decisions in an Ever-Faster World

2018-08-15T14:55:56-05:00 By |Business Growth, Decision Making|0 Comments

How quickly can you and your team make important decisions? I'm not talking about where to go for lunch (though that's very important and can definitely take a while!) or whether the new brochure should be bi-fold or tri-fold. I'm talking about strategic decisions that can impact the future of your organization. Can you make [...]

15 03, 2017

Big Box Store or Mom ’n Pop? Omnichannel Strategies Can Level the Playing Field

2017-03-28T12:48:58-05:00 By |Business Growth, Business Process, E-Commerce, Omnichannel|0 Comments

Growing up, did you have a favorite store? What are your memories of it? Did they offer legendary customer service in your corner of the world? Did the folks at the store make you feel like family? Yes, even your favorite store of yesteryear probably had a deep understanding of the customer experience model. These [...]