Why Need an ERP?
Enterprise resource planning(ERP) is the process of utilizing company assets(tangible or intangible) to increase the productivity & growth of Business which is basically done using a single piece of software integrating different departments called an ERP.
Enterprise Resource Planning is the widely accepted process by all sized companies.
Companies invest in ERP for many purposes and a wide range of ERP software are available in the market. because of this versatility, many of us found puzzled with a variety of questions such as "how ERP help companies to expand their Business?", how it can help the end user, what are the pros & cons of ERP, how to find that u really need an ERP or not? & lots more questions create an illusion for us. In this blog we are scattering some light over ERP & its aspects, to find all solutions of the above-mentioned questions and to better understand ERP. Let's have a look of this in below:
How it can help the end User :
1- Manual excels can be thing of the past for a small to large enterprises looking to adapt accordingly
2- Good Dashboard & reporting for the users & management to have a quick overview
3- Workflow driven approach
4- Collaboration between different departments becomes easy once you start using it
5- Cost Savings with automated task management & Increased productivity
6- Transparency in accountability/responsibility
7- Data security
8- Ease of use & accessibility
How to Decide, if you really need an ERP?
1- All work now done is using the excel sheets...which is too bulky and difficult to manage considering being used by different staff members
2- There is no way different departments can coordinate with each other for the daily work
3- Security of data is a major concern
4- There is no proper tracking system
5- Not able to focus on sales & customer service
6- Lack of mobile access as the trend demands..these days
What are the Next Steps :
1- Identify your ERP Needs
2- Write down/Draw the flowchart of your
3- Hire a Business Analyst
4- Make a list of
Hope you will find this a helpful blog for you and it will solve all of your confusions related to ERP or Why say yes to ERP?