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Create a Winning Postmodern ERP Vision Through a Narrative Like Columbus' Journey

Published: 29 January 2015

ID: G00273459

Analyst(s): Jose Ruggero, Christian Hestermann


Postmodern ERP is a key part of the digital core for many organizations, yet ERP initiatives suffer from a lack of executive and enterprise interest. These initiatives need a leadership change, and a compelling story provides CIOs and ERP leaders with a way to make these initiatives successful.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Build a Story That Resonates Well With Your Company's Culture
  • Create a Vision of the Destination and a Map to Guide the Way
  • Find a Sponsor and Raise the Money
  • Find a Captain and Hire a Crew
  • Build or Buy a Ship and Equip It
  • Prepare for Storms, Calms and Dragons

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