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The Depth and Breadth of the U.S. Manufacturing Industry

When we speak about and think about the manufacturing industry, it would be…


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Microsoft Dynamics Business Central Incentives and Packaged Offerings

If you are currently running any of the Microsoft Dynamics ERP products – AX,…


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How U.S. Businesses Are Planning for the New Normal

It is a daunting task to plan for the new normal, mainly because we do not…


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Top 10 Benefits of Being a Data-Driven Enterprise

How do you position your company above the fray, above the noise and the…


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Moving Your ERP to the Cloud? What’s Your Strategy?

Let's lay out some of the groundwork strategies when it comes to moving your…


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NetSuite vs. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central: Shootout at the O.K. Corral

The famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral was nothing more than a 30-second…


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The Cost of Doing Nothing (Instead of Upgrading Your ERP Software)

I can actually hear you saying: “What??? It goes without saying that it would…


The Benefits of Moving from QuickBooks or Spreadsheets to Business Central

There is NO heavy lifting involved in moving from QuickBooks or spreadsheets…


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Moving from Dynamics GP or NAV to Business Central: Why and How

Running your business is a lot like a game of chess. It is challenging. It is…


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How Microsoft's Power Platform Improves Wholesale Distribution KPIs

Trust me. If you are looking for ways to improve your company's KPIs (Key…


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Benefits of Business Process Optimization and Workforce Optimization (WFO)

It would be awesome if you could just press a button and optimize your…


Workforce and Business Process Optimization – Building Blocks

Workforce and Business Process Optimization = Better Business Outcomes

Before I head down the path of Workforce and Business Process Optimization,…


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The Challenges Wholesale Distributors Face And How ERP Can Address Them [2022]

If you own and operate in wholesale distribution company, you probably feel as…


One-Stop Shop for Support of Your Legacy Infor and Microsoft ERP

In the software world, we use a lot of terminology that is immediately…


What are the top business challenges for 2022

Top Business Challenges in 2022 and How ERP Can Help

What are the top business challenges for 2022? We wish we could tell you that…


What is the Future of Microsoft Dynamics GP?

What is the Future of Microsoft Dynamics GP?

Microsoft Dynamics GP Background Microsoft Dynamics GP is a mid-market business…


Top 2021 Blogs on Technology for Manufacturers and Distributors

Top 2021 Blogs on Technology for Manufacturers and Distributors

We are Strategic Systems Group, but that is a mouthful, so we are happy to go…


Tis the Season to Give Yourself a Gift of a New ERP System

Tis the Season to Give Yourself a Gift of a New ERP System

Sometimes, the best presents we receive are the ones we buy for ourselves. At…


ERP Software: The Gift that Continues Giving Value

ERP Software: The Gift that Continues Giving Value

When the holidays roll around, and you are buying gifts for family, friends,…


Microsoft Built You a “Bridge to the Cloud”

Microsoft Built You a “Bridge to the Cloud”

If you have not yet moved your Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software from…