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Steve Bassaw

Steve Bassaw

Steve Bassaw is the Product Manager at SYSPRO Canada. Steve has been with SYSPRO for 20 years in diverse roles such as Support, Consulting, Product Management, and Solution Architect. Before joining SYSPRO, Steve was a SYSPRO software super-user at a manufacturing company where he gained hands on experience using ERP to improve Operations and Supply Chain. Steve is also Chair of the Advisory Committee for the Business/IT program at BCIT (British Columbia Institute of Technology).

Posts by Steve Bassaw

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ERP and TechnologyBusiness software

The 6 Essential Elements of a Successful B2B eCommerce Website

Reading Time: 6 minutes When your customers need a ride, they turn to Uber. When they’re hungry, they turn to DoorDash. When they want …

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6 Questions Industrial Machinery Manufacturers Should Ask When Considering a New ERP System
Planning-Purchasing-Implementing ERPBusiness software

6 Questions Industrial Machinery Manufacturers Should Ask when Considering a New ERP System

Reading Time: 5 minutes Imagine if you toured someone else’s plant that uses much more primitive machinery than your own. I’m sure you would …

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4_Ways_ to_Ensure_your_Quotation_Process_Leads_to_Profit_Every_Time
ERP for Metal FabricationBusiness software

4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time To ensure a healthy bottom line for your Metal …

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Considerations_and_Barriers_to_Adoption_of_Smart_Manufacturing
ERP for ManufacturingBusiness software

Considerations and Barriers to Adoption of Smart Manufacturing

Reading Time: 6 minutes Smart manufacturing is enabled by digital transformation. Fully implemented, it optimizes the manufacturing process through technology, like IIoT, artificial intelligence …

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8_ways_to_make_your_business_more_agile
ERP and TechnologyBusiness software

What Does it Take to Pivot? Here are 8 Ways to Make Your Business More Agile

Reading Time: 6 minutes Car manufacturers rolling ventilators off the line. Breweries pumping out hand sanitizer. Laundry and uniform businesses outfitting healthcare workers with …

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5_ways_to_crisis_proof_your_supply_chain
Supply Chain Management and ERPBusiness software

5 Ways to Crisis-Proof Your Supply Chain

Reading Time: 5 minutes Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s no secret that hundreds of thousands of manufacturers across the globe are under great amounts …

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The_value_of_MES_in_manufacturing
ERP for ManufacturingBusiness software

The Added Value of a Manufacturing Execution System

Reading Time: 5 minutes In today’s increasingly connected and digital world, the need for data on-demand is greater than ever before. Manufacturing operations need …

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What_is_Supply_chain_Visibility_and_What_It_Means_for_Businesses
Supply Chain Management and ERPBusiness software

What Supply Chain Visibility Means for Your Business

Reading Time: 4 minutes In the past few years, supply chains have become increasingly more connected and complex. At the same time consumer demand …

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How_to_Avoid_Implementation_Failure_in_Digital_Transformation_Journey
Digital Business and ERPERP and Analytics

The Digital Transformation Journey: Part 3 – How to Avoid Implementation Failure

Reading Time: 4 minutes As your manufacturing firm seeks to diversify, improve operational efficiencies and increase market penetration (among other goals), embarking on an …

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