As organizations roll out new technologies, processes, culture, and ways of doing business, one key factor for success is preparing their people for change. As a long time change management consultant, I have seen this done really well, sometimes only OK, and at times not very well at all.
Whether you are a long-time SAP user or are planning for a new implementation, Enable Now is the ideal tool for end-user adoption development because it was made by SAP, for SAP.
Every year over 20,000 SAP users and partners attend the SAP Sapphire NOW + ASUG Annual Conference. The conference can be a bit overwhelming for first-time visitors and experienced pros alike. The conference has been a part of Abreon’s annual agenda for many years, so we’re sharing OUR tips and tricks for making the most of YOUR investment in Sapphire 2019.
Once your organization decides to go to SAP S / 4HANA and your implementation team has established a plan and schedule, most people wait for the first phase of the implementation plan to launch before doing anything. It sounds logical – wait for the plan to start before you begin work, right? But ask yourself: would you leave on a long road trip without packing the car and mapping a route to your destination first? Of course not. The time between a decision made and Phase 1 plan kickoff – known as Phase Zero – is the time you should spend getting ready. To help you prepare, here are 10 things you should do in SAP S / 4HANA Phase Zero:
Abreon and our parent company, PCM, spent a lot of time at the event talking about major considerations in every technology project spanning discovery and selection, security and support, through to end-user adoption and training. Back from the event, we have already started working on new offerings to drive your organization forward, including: Phase 0 support, faster and easier content delivery, greater utilization of existing tools, jump-starting your projects, augmenting your resources, and more.
As we get further into 2018, it’s expected that the number of SAP S/4HANA customers will continue to increase. One of Abreon’s partners has predicted that this is the year for it to really take off for customers. But many large organizations using SAP are still hesitating to make the move. Here are three of the main reasons for the reluctance along with our recommendations for overcoming these obstacles…
Join us on Wednesday, June 28th at 1:00pm ET (10:00am PT) as Michele Snead, Abreon Director of Performance Consulting, presents the most successful strategies for getting organizations ready for the transition to SAP S/4HANA.
Before your organization makes the decision to move to SAP S/4HANA, you undoubtedly will perform extensive research to understand the value and ensure that your business is ready. Many companies have already made the move: SAP announced that 5,400 customers had implemented SAP S/4HANA by the end of 2016.