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What ERP Leaders Must Do to Succeed With Mode 2

Published: 14 January 2016

ID: G00294432

Analyst(s): Carol Hardcastle


Organizations are adopting bimodal approaches that include ERP solutions, and are experiencing unanticipated challenges and opportunities. ERP leaders must leverage their own and others' bimodal experiences and follow best practices to succeed with Mode 2 in the ERP domain.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Identify When Mode 2 Is Suitable for ERP Initiatives, and When It's Not
  • Be Prepared to Work With New Partners in the ERP Ecosystem; Ensure All Partners Are Suitable for Your Mode 2 Project
  • Highlight the Importance of Key Skills to Your Mode 2 Success and Variably Source These From Within IT and the Business
  • Modify Your ERP Governance Processes and Framework to Fuel Rather Than Impede Mode 2 Success

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