Category

Ariba Change Management

Change management is an often overlooked factor in the long-term success of any SAP Ariba implementation. Not following these Best Practices can lead to lagging user and supplier adoption, as well as a total failure of the new system.

Ariba Change Management
January 26, 2022

Change Management for SAP Ariba Success: Transformation

The buzzword “transformation” is everywhere. Procurement Transformation. Supply Chain Transformation. Finance Transformation. P2P Transformation. That’s because implementing an automated procurement system like SAP Ariba is a big change. As we discussed in the previous articles in this series there are four main pillars to leading a team to embrace the changes that SAP Ariba represents They are Leadership Advocacy, Communication, Alignment of Roles and Processes, and Training. Properly implementing these strategies can make that big change a true transformation.
Ariba Change Management
January 4, 2022

Change Management for SAP Ariba Success: Alignment of Roles and Processes

Switching from a manual procurement process or more antiquated system to SAP Ariba involves big, long-term changes. Because Ariba automates procurement, meaning you need fewer workers performing manual tasks, one of those changes often involves staff reductions or reassignments. That means tough decisions must be made. In this article we focus on how to plan for those staff reassignments and possible reductions in a way that’s fair, effective, and targeted, with as little disruption as possible.

Call us

Call us for a no-cost consultation to discuss planning and optimizing your SAP Ariba return on investment: 214-845-6445

x