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Discrete vs. Process Manufacturing – What’s the difference?

Discrete vs. process manufacturing –What’s the difference? By Brad Tornberg, E3 Consulting Partners, LLC. Many times when I visit a new Manufacturing Software prospect I see the “square peg in the round hole” syndrome at its finest. Typically if they … Continue reading

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Small Business ERP Implementation Projects – Is the cloud the best bet for me?

By Brad Tornberg Everyone today feels the cloud is the way to go. It’s the greatest love of the technologists and developers. No systems overhead, no IT issues, no problems! Picture the blue water and the little island paradise with … Continue reading

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Small Business Tax Rates – The Obama Proposal – Is it Fair?

In the past few weeks there has been proposals put forth by President Obama to lower the corporate tax rate which at first glance looks great for the small business manufacturer but upon a closer look isn’t as good as … Continue reading

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Vendor Management and ERP Upgrades – Don’t learn the hard way.

It amazes me that after 30 years in the technology industry the weakest link on my chain when it comes to project management is still managing the vendor. It makes sense that this is an area of major concern and … Continue reading

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Smaller Manufacturers Need Software that fits there business model

Interesting article I read by Industry Expert Christopher Baum on the Software Advice Blog – http://erp.softwareadvice.com He writes that the ERP manufacturing software industry is optimized and focused on larger manufacturing facilities with greater than 100 employees. The problem with … Continue reading

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Business Process – When is enough Effective?

E3 Consulting plans to use this blog as a vehicle to promote successful software implementation decisions. Regardless if it’s a classical Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution, a hosted Customer Relationship Management Software (CRM) or even a customized industry specific solution, … Continue reading

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