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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

Executive buy in is critical

Executive buy-in is critical – Part Two

Reading Time: 4 minutes My previous blog was about the importance of leadership and executive buy-in during Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations. Without top-down …

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Executive buy-in is critical – Part One

Reading Time: 4 minutes While on vacation recently, I visited an interesting restaurant with a large group of relatives. At the table a few …

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Software as a tool

Make your ERP software work for you: Don’t blame the tools if you haven’t read the manual

Reading Time: 3 minutes I have a friend who works at a large home improvement retailer. He often tells me stories about customers who …

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Understanding ERP

Reading Time: 4 minutes Years ago I worked as a junior procurement officer at a medium sized Canadian manufacturing company. Within my first year, …

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Lumbering Through Waste Reduction

Reading Time: 4 minutes Recently I was watching one of those “how things are made” TV shows which featured a saw mill. I was …

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