Preventative Analytics (An Apple a Day)

The rise of big data. Over the last few years, I’ve been writing more and more about analytics. When I first started out in technology, the dot com crash was beginning. I had opted career-wise to go the corporate route. Early on during an ERP implementation, I remember coming across the concept of separating your [...]

By | September 20th, 2017|

My Design Thinking Expedition

Last winter, I began down a fascinating path. Like many interesting things in life, we start along a pathway before we even realize we are on one. Has this happened to you? For me, this was the journey towards design thinking. I had been hearing about the concept for some time, but had never tried [...]

By | September 5th, 2017|

More Pudding Please

Over the last 8 months, I’ve been steadily throwing things out. Words cannot express the joy from simply having less “stuff.” The process started with moving into a new condo in downtown Minneapolis where there simply isn’t the space for so much stuff. But, something deeper was at work. I had a strong desire to [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|

Come Back to School with me at ASUG Fall Focus

It’s that time of year again. While we send the youngsters back to school - what about you? What are you going to be learning this fall? I am going to be emceeing and speaking at ASUG Fall Focus! It’s my first time as a emcee for a conference. I could not be more excited [...]

By | August 21st, 2017|

I’m aiming for spaghetti

The phrase, “You don’t have to climb the entire staircase, you just have to take the first step” keeps echoing in my head long after I finished listening to my recent podcast. I’m reminded of this stepwise approach as I spend time preparing my workshop for the Eventful Conference in South Africa taking place this [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|

Making payments dance- now available!

Where do you get advanced knowledge to solve very specific configuration/process questions in your SAP system?  For many of us, it is SCN or just the Google Search Bar.  This yields an incredible variety of results.  Locating advanced topics and solutions can feel like this:   As solutions get more and more complex, it is [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|

Bold new adventures

I’m sitting on my patio in Minnesota on a cool summer morning reflecting on my continuous journey.  Filled with twists and turns, it is a never ending adventure.  All our lives are filled with ups and downs, right? As I mentioned in my post about intentional serendipity, I have been in skunkworks the last few [...]

By | July 13th, 2017|

Intentional serendipity

Intentional Serendipity   Somewhere along the way, life hit the fast forward button.  Or at least the last 6 months have felt that way.  Leading up to SAPPHIRE and ASUG Annual conference a few weeks ago I hit the scheduling wall. The thought of scheduling one more meeting during the conference left me feeling mutinous. [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|

TATC Ep 22 – Data Routing Up The Mountain with Astronomer

Episode Summary On this episode of Thriving at the Crossroads, Ry Walker, cofounder of Today, he talks about what Astronomer is, what it does, who it helps and how it helps. He shares how they are helping enterprises move up the data maturity mountain as a competitive move. Listen to the episode here: TATC Ep 22 - Data [...]

By | May 8th, 2017|

TATC Ep 21 – Checking In On The Growth Of Sezzle

Episode Summary On this episode of Thriving at the Crossroads, we have Charlie Youakim, CEO and founder of Sezzle. He was our guest back at episode one, and we talk to him now about how Sezzle has grown since we last talked to him. Listen to the episode here: TATC Ep 21 - Checking In On [...]

By | April 24th, 2017|

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