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BOTCHED! How Manufacturing Leaders can Avoid the Horror Story of a Failed ERP Implementation, 384

Tags: Published On: Nov 29, 2023 12:00:00 PM

How do you select the right ERP for your business? What should the implementation process look like? What are some mistakes you must absolutely avoid making? In this episode of MakingChips, Paul Van Metre shares some of the lessons he’s learned from failed ERP implementations. Because if you’re not MakingChips, you’re not making money. BAM! 

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  • [0:17] Take advantage of Thomas™ programs
  • [2:20] The definitions of ERP, QMS, and MES
  • [6:08] Palo Alto Networks Industrial OT Security
  • [7:47] The chip on my shoulder: Weaponizing contracts
  • [11:02] Paul Van Metre’s background in the industry 
  • [12:47] You need to involve every impacted department 
  • [17:13] Choose a system that works for the whole shop
  • [19:53] Palo Alto Networks Industrial OT Security
  • [21:27] Use real data and processes in demos
  • [23:34] The implementation process: Let go of the past
  • [29:43] Overcoming analysis paralysis in the implementation process
  • [36:46] Register for the exhibitor workshop for IMTS 2024! 

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