Safe to assume that in our lifetime, we’ve purchased a new (or used) automobile more than once. We’ve traded in older models for newer ones and when on vacation or a business trip, we’ve even rented a car for the duration of our stay. Even though buying a new car is a commonplace life event, we still adhere to a strict checklist before we put our money on the table.
And buying an ERP system to control and manage our business operations, is no different. When it comes to buying a car or buying an ERP, you should: research the market, take it for a test drive and read the ‘fine print’ – to get as much information as you can to make the best possible decision before you buy.
Purchasing an ERP system can be a long and winding road, with unexpected bumps, glitches, detours and then some. Here are some hard and fast (and proven) recommendations from an experienced “ERP driver” that you should consider before embarking on your ERP road trip.
VP Sales & Operations at Priority U.S