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Always Learning Attitude

June 11, 2019

In September, I came to work one day and discovered that I had a brand new role. I needed to learn and document a completely different product. It was a bit of a shock but I didn’t freak out (well not much) because this is not the first time I’ve parachuted, pen in hand, into a new product.

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Challenge and Reward

June 11, 2019

I love making music.

This February, I took part in a world-wide event to create ten original songs or 35 minutes worth of original music during the shortest month of the year, called the RPM challenge. This isn’t a contest, but a challenge, and the reward is the satisfaction of having created something that wouldn’t have existed if I didn’t just do it.

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Using Everything in Your Brain Box

June 11, 2019

You’ve probably heard the statistic that we only use about 10% of our brain. That’s not true. Sorry to burst your bubble. It is true though that we only use a small fraction of it for conscious thought. There is, however, a middle area that isn’t under our conscious control that we can still use.

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Laugh and Learn

May 27, 2019

Should online training be fun? Should it be funny? And, if so, just HOW MUCH funny is okay? Where do you draw the line?

The professional education industry is full of opinions on humor in learning . . . and not all of them are favorable.

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The Grammarly Effect

May 24, 2019

Professional writers and grammar nerds alike tend to correct people silently (sometimes out loud) for grammar because our brains are geared toward how words go together in the English language.

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The Mind-Body Connection

May 24, 2019

One of the people on my team has a routine. She studies a topic she has to write about, takes some notes, and then goes on a walk. Often when I begin designing a project, I’ll throw up notes on a whiteboard and pace back and forth in front of it while tossing a baseball in my hand.

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Industry Data Analytics: Annual award presented by Epicor highlights benefits of mastering big data

May 23, 2019

Epicor worked with the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) in establishing an annual award to recognize innovative, collaborative technology initiatives that drive growth for suppliers and their channel partners.

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Epicor Vision®: Record 100+ users attend St. Pete event; Vision 11.9 coming soon

May 21, 2019

The ultimate measure of any ERP solution is the level of engagement of its users, who play vital roles in shaping the direction of product development and helping their peers learn to fully leverage the solution’s capabilities. By this or any other measure, the Epicor Vision platform has achieved an entirely new level of success as seen in the February user group meeting in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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Plus-Size Your Eagle Advantage–2 great new mobile apps for Eagle users on the go

May 16, 2019

Participants at the recent Eagle® for the Aftermarket user group meeting also got to see two optional new Eagle tools in action: Eagle Mobile+™, a comprehensive inventory management application; and Epicor Scheduling+®, an employee scheduling, assignment, and timeclock application.

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Eagle for the Aftermarket: User group meeting an amazing experience looking ahead to Eagle 28

May 06, 2019

Spending a few days in February in southern Florida sounded good to Eagle users residing in northern states and Canada. It turned out to be an invaluable experience for all who attended the Eagle for the Aftermarket User Group Meeting in St. Petersburg. Beyond great weather and a record turnout, the event offered an agenda packed with valuable information.

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The True Cost of ‘Good Enough’

May 03, 2019

I recently attended the annual Epicor Insights conference for non-automotive retail, wholesale and service businesses. The event’s theme was “Elevate,” and thousands of Epicor users attended with that exact goal in mind: finding ways to elevate their businesses for faster, more profitable growth.

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Epicor Unveils Epicor Retail Cloud

April 23, 2019

We are excited to announce the availability of Epicor Retail Cloud, with robust point of sale (POS) and store management capabilities, designed for select specialty retail markets.

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