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The Hidden Costs of NOT Investing in an ERP System


ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) systems, also known as accounting or business management systems, are a crucial part of successfully managing a mid-sized company. Industries like manufacturing, distribution, service centers, wholesale trade and banking all use ERP systems.

ERP systems involve a significant investment upfront and sometimes the benefits aren't as immediate or apparent. Many businesses hold off on the investment due to this lack of immediate return on investment. However, those that can notice the long term ROI and do invest in an ERP system find cost reductions in the long run along with enhanced productivity. In fact, you'll find that there are actually hidden costs of NOT investing in an ERP system.

Check out this recent blog from DSD Business Systems to learn why investing in an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is one of the smartest things a business can do.


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Kayley Bell
Avalara Author Kayley Bell
Kayley Bell is the Chief Operating Officer at DSD Business Systems. As COO, her responsibilities include Finance, Human Resources, Sales/Marketing, Administration and Product Development/IT. With over sixteen years of experience in the Technology and Accounting field, Kayley prides herself in understanding the importance of Human Capital Management in developing high performance employees and corporate cultures. At DSD, she has focused on developing a highly responsive organization dedicated to improving customer performance.