Episode 8: (9:55) How have core ERP applications evolved over the last decade or so? That’s the topic of Ultra’s latest ERP podcast. In the past years, typically organizations use ERP to track back office functions based on a "transactional" basis. Today, the role of ERP has expanded beyond the traditional back end applications to provide
Episode 7: (8:05) Why does ERP project scope matter to today’s manufacturing and distribution organization? And what needs to be considered when it comes time to define ERP project scope? In this episode of Ultra’s ERP podcast, host Jeff Carr breaks down the key areas to focus on when it comes to defining the ERP project. As Jeff so
Episode 6: (8:50) An ERP project must add value to the bottom line of the organization. That's what the Ultra team has seen time and again in the decades of service we've provided to manufacturing and distribution companies. In this episode of Ultra’s ERP Insights podcast, host Jeff Carr, founder and CEO of Ultra Consultants, breaks down the
Play Episode: (7:27) Starting an ERP project? Ultra considers these projects as major transformations. This podcast looks at the genesis of such projects – what has transpired to get an organization to the point of looking for new technology? For most ERP project teams, starting an ERP project is a daunting task. It’s common for selection
Play Episode: (4:32) Listen in to this edition of ERP Insights Podcast. Host Jeff Carr shares the details of an ERP project role that is an often forgotten key stakeholder - the Subject Matter Expert (SME). Different from Business Process Owners Hear Jeff outline the difference in responsibilities of the Business Process Owner as compared to
Play Episode: (9:23) Listen in as host Jeff Carr shares the details of ERP project roles and responsibilities of key stakeholders. The Role of the Steering Committee The steering committee has very important responsibilities. Hear the importance of staffing the committee with top stakeholders in the company. For an ERP scope this usually
Play Episode: (8:40) The Ultra independent ERP consultant team is often asked "what's the best team, timeline for our ERP project?" Today’s edition of ERP Insights Podcast looks at the optimal team make-up and timeline for an effective ERP project. Host Jeff Carr notes that in general, an ERP project will consume the better part of a year
Play Episode: (8:28) Hosted by Ultra Founder and CEO Jeff Carr, this edition of ERP Insights Podcast puts the focus on a common questions from teams considering modern ERP systems: "what resources are needed for this project?"