What Is ERP?
Enterprise Resource Planning, otherwise known as ERP, is an integrated suite of business applications that allows you to bring together all the core processes needed to run any business and improve business management.
From HR to finance, supply chain to manufacturing, procurement and more; ERP systems allow you to use the latest technologies, including AI and machine learning to your advantage for every aspect of your business.
What Is Microsoft Business Central?
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is an all-in-one business management solution. Business Central isn’t just easy to use, it adapts easily too. The whole purpose of Business Central is to give you an end-to-end view of your entire business, wherever you are.
As an ERP system, it’s designed to cater to all of your business processes, covering everything from finance to warehouse management as well as general reporting and even purchasing. Selecting an ERP solution however, is an area that many struggle with.
Despite Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central being an obvious choice for SMEs globally, many find the selection of an ERP system and support service such as ours at D365 experts such a delicate decision to make that they avoid it completely.
Table of Contents
- What Is ERP?
- What Is Business Central?
- Questions About Business Central
- Reasons For Not Implementing ERP
- Guide To Implementing ERP
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General Questions About Dynamics 365 Business Central
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The Top Reasons Why Many Choose Not To Implement A New ERP
1.It’s not a priority at the moment
While many feel picking and subsequently implementing an ERP system isn’t a major priority, when you consider what you could be doing instead, it suddenly becomes abundantly clear just how important it actually is.
Instead of spending time hunched over computers going in search of data, day in and day out, you could instead be focusing on more creative aspects of your business, or simply enjoy watching a far more productive team, helping your business grow more than it ever has.
You’ll be able to plan more strategically, based on facts and figures in front of you and you’ll be able to streamline a multitude of processes.
2.It’s more hassle than it’s worth
Implementing a new system isn’t a simple case of clicking a ‘go’ button. Yes, it can be time consuming but with the help of a business partner such as ourselves, we’ll make the process as simple and streamlined as possible.
What’s more, choosing Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central means you’ll only go through that process once as this ERP system grows with your company, supporting you more and more, as and when you need. With a system that develops with you, you never need to worry about looking for other systems and doing this all over again at a later date as Business Central will remain fit for purpose.
3.I’m worried about making the wrong decision
It’s inevitable that people will worry about choosing the wrong ERP system or the wrong business partner to help them implement the system and support them on their journey.
The real risk however, is not picking the wrong ERP system but simply not moving forward. Embracing new technology and getting yourself prepared for the future is a much better step and one that we, at D365 experts, can help you with wholeheartedly.
4.I don’t make the final decisions
To this, we simply say, prepare a data sheet stating the possible ROI (return on investment) and show the person who does make the decisions. Let the numbers on the page speak for themselves.
A Guide To Implementing ERP
When it comes to actually implement an ERP system, the vast majority of businesses find themselves a little unsure of where they should begin. That’s where we come in to help, we also host a series of “How To Articles” for Business Central.
With the help of our expertise at D365 experts, we can make implementation or even migration from an old system simple and efficient for you.
Not only will we help you implement this incredible system from Microsoft, but we’ll show you how to best utilise it; helping you get the most out of this system to allow your business to grow as much as possible.
Contact Us To Find Out More
If you’d like more help and information on Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, then please don’t hesitate to contact us today.
Here at D365 experts, we have a wealth of expertise and knowledge when it comes to the one of the best ERP systems for small to medium businesses.
We will utilise our collective 90 years of experience to make your business management solution much easier and much more efficient too. Call us today on 01268 724 005.
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