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Posted on 3/23/2017 by Thomas Michael . 0 Comments.

A list of all SAP transaction codes

Our customer service team was just asked if we had an ‘SAP transaction code reference list’…hmmm, that made me think a little. I have been in the SAP world for over 20 years now and I admit, I didn’t really know how many SAP transaction codes there are – but I knew there are A LOT of them. So I wanted to find out and share a list of all Tcodes with you.

To be clear: a transaction code in SAP is a shortcut ...

Read: A list of all SAP transaction codes?


Posted on 3/21/2017 by Ugur Hasdemir . 0 Comments.

Blog post by Ugur Hasdemir on SAP Fiori 2.0Together with S/4HANA 1610, SAP Fiori 2.0 has been launched. Fiori 2.0 is SAP’s latest iterations of the SAP Fiori design language. Next to the fact that it looks better and there are much more apps available compared to Fiori 1.0, the most important revolution in my opinion is that we now have a harmonized user experience across all application components. 

In this blog I will share my experience and challenges with Fiori ...

Read: The SAP GUI menu is back in Fiori 2.0


Posted on 3/13/2017 by Thomas Michael . 0 Comments.

5 tips for a successful SAP training program

As if designing and deploying a comprehensive software training program isn’t challenging enough, creating such a program for an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system implementation provides its own unique and additional problems. We have worked with some of the most successful companies in the world and have created hundreds of training programs. Based on our experience we have compiled this list of five tips to make your job ...

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Posted on 2/23/2017 by China Martens . 0 Comments.

4 Regrets About SAP TrainingIt’s surprisingly easy to be smart after the fact. Unfortunately, when it comes to providing employees with effective SAP training, organizations all too often end up learning lessons the hard way. Only with the benefit of hindsight, do they realize they have significantly underestimated both the timing for and the amount of education their staff require to perform their jobs effectively.

How do I know this? As a long-time technology ...

Read: 4 Regrets About SAP Training


Posted on 1/17/2017 by Thomas Michael . 3 Comments.

Thomas Michael Michael Management SAP Training

You have two employees that do X, and now you’re hiring a third. It only seems logical that one of the current employees would train the new one—right? This is a common practice in corporate America. Sometimes called “buddy training” or “peer-to-peer training” or sometimes with no name at all, just a seemingly accepted standard mode of operation.

 

The ugly truth is that this practice ...

Read: 5 Reasons Why Peer-to-Peer Training Does Not Work


Posted on 12/6/2016 by Diana Ospina . 0 Comments.

Lindsay Holland SAP TrainingLindsay Holland is currently a Procurement Professional with OpenText with eight years of experience in diverse industries. She is currently engaged in global SAP implementation as P2P SME. Lindsay has given MMC some feedback about our courses from her vantage point as an SAP professional.

Thank you for your time Lindsay. When considering your SAP training; did you consider any other training?

Yes, we also had training directly from ...

Read: Interview with Lindsay Holland: Why SAP Training?


Posted on 11/10/2016 by Leslie Bass . 0 Comments.

Video killed the Radio Star is a pop song that came out almost 40 years ago, during the heyday beginnings of MTV. Even though radio is still around, MP files, instant downloads and video have grown to be a huge piece of the music industry. Did this song predict the future of both radio and eLearning?

We are a multi-media, video enriched society. Video exists in small bites everywhere - Facebook, YouTube, Snap Chat, Instagram and even on ...

Read: Video Killed The Radio Star


Posted on 10/25/2016 by Diana Ospina . 0 Comments.

Jennifer Brown How to add Impact to your resume SAP TrainingJennifer Brown is the President and Senior Consultant SAP Security Architect at Dynamic Consulting Services, LLC. She has extensive hands-on experience in SAP security architecture and consulting, information technology and project management. She has also been gracious enough to provide us with some feedback of her MMC training experience and how she added impact to her resume.

Jennifer it’s a pleasure to have you, thank you for your ...

Read: How to Add Impact to Your Resume


Posted on 10/19/2016 by Farooq Kahalil . 0 Comments.

Farooq Kahalil SAP TrainingIn the first installment of this 2 part series Michael Management outlined two key factors in implementing a successful ERP model: Process deep-dive and User documentation. Understanding the ERP progress fully by engaging in trial runs early on will ensure that the process runs smoothly and you have the most effective training covered. This is will also help you develop the documentation tools needed to ensure your students get the most out of ...

Read: ERP implementations: Drivers of success or failure Part 2


Posted on 10/14/2016 by Farooq Kahalil . 0 Comments.

Farook Kahalil SAP TrainingSAP is one of the largest business software companies in the world and is utilized by global organizations in over 180 countries to streamline many of their operating workflows. However, the scale of SAP programming can make it challenging to integrate into an already established organizational structure. Michael Management has outlined several key factors that lead to a successful and smooth ERP transition:

Process deep-dive

Whether ...

Read: ERP implementations: Drivers of success or failure Part 1


Posted on 9/15/2016 by Diana Ospina . 0 Comments.

Delphine Tomlins SAP TrainingDelphine Tomlins scored a perfect 100% on our SAP Material Master Data Final Exam and has offered some insight and tips on how she prepped for the test.

Hi Delphine, thank you for taking the time to share some of your insights and tips with our students. I am sure they will greatly appreciate it! My first question for you is what was your need for SAP training?

My pleasure Diana, I really needed refresher trainings in MM (Material ...

Read: Interview with Delphine Tomlins: How To Prep For A Perfect Final Exam Score


Posted on 9/7/2016 by John Lark . 0 Comments.

John Lark Why Learn SAP SAP stands for Systems Applications Products and is considered to be the largest business software company in the world. While it’s based out of Germany, it has a presence in over 180 countries and supplies software to businesses all over the world. Because so many businesses in the world use SAP, it’s a great career move to learn how to operate the many software programs that SAP provides. Here are some reasons why we at Michael Management ...

Read: Why Learning SAP is a Good Idea


Posted on 7/28/2016 by Kevin Wilson . 0 Comments.

In part one of this series we discussed what steps to take if you are striving to become a world-class SAP consultant. In the second part of this article we will provide more details on how to network, market yourself, and outline the key steps to a successful SAP career.

So how do we network? Web - The web is the easiest most efficient way to keep in touch with those in your inner circle. In addition it is ...

Read: The steps to becoming an SAP Consultant: Part 2


Posted on 7/19/2016 by Kevin Wilson . 0 Comments.

Kevin Wilson SAP TrainingThis is a two-part article that discusses some of the steps to take if you are striving to become a world-class SAP consultant as outlined by Kevin Wilson a Partner at Reveal Inc.

Firstly, let me make a few "for granted" statements:

The consultant in question is honest and has genuine integrity.

The consultant is not lazy or afraid of hard work.

The consultant has an abundance mentality - "There is enough ...

Read: The steps to becoming an SAP Consultant: Part 1


Posted on 7/12/2016 by Thomas Michael . 0 Comments.

Thomas Michael Michael Management SAP Training Program

Creating and running a successful SAP training program is no easy feat. Among other things, it requires a lot of planning, research, resources and a good amount of dedication. While different training programs tend to focus on different aspects, we have found the following to be crucial to the overall success (or failure) of any SAP training program.

So before you jump right into the training pool, make sure to have these things in ...

Read: 3 Things You Need For A Successful SAP Training Program


Posted on 6/28/2016 by Dinesh Kumar . 0 Comments.

With all the hype around Simple Finance, many companies are curious about what this product has to offer. They would like to evaluate the pros and cons of moving to Simple Finance and more so from a timing perspective. Is it worth a wait to watch and see until SAP comes up with other products in this suite like Simple Logistics, Simple Front office etc.?

Today, with SAP HANA, SAP customers are reaping the benefits of ending the traditional ...

Read: SAP Simple Finance: The Future of Finance


Posted on 6/20/2016 by Thomas Michael . 0 Comments.

Why I deleted 700 LinkedIn connections

Just 72 hours ago I had over 1400 LinkedIn connections – now I’m down to just 700. That’s right, I deleted half of all my connections and am not done yet. I think I can delete another 200 connections in the coming days.

Are you thinking: Why would you do that?
Well, let me explain what happened and why I did what I did.

  I thought a bigger network is a better network. I was wrong.

In ...

Read: Why I deleted 700 LinkedIn connections


Posted on 6/6/2016 by Selva Kumar . 0 Comments.

Three Steps to secure you RFC ConnectionsWith the ever changing world, SAP Customers are also constantly altering how they consume and utilize their data. More and more customers are relying on SAP Data and non-SAP Data to make business decisions. This means some third party systems are also relying on SAP Systems to provide a comprehensive view of their business process and financial posture. This poses a new challenge to the SAP license compliance for the users.

Third Party ...

Read: Three Steps To Secure Your RFC Connections


Posted on 5/25/2016 by Thomas Michael . 0 Comments.

Top SAP training courses

If you’re anything like me you like to keep an eye on what’s trending in the SAP training world. Specifically, I like to keep tabs on what everybody is talking about (i.e. SAP HANA, Fiori, etc.) versus what SAP training courses people are actually taking – and there’s a big difference!

So I asked our web development team to create a report for everyone to see what SAP training course are really trending – ...

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Posted on 5/17/2016 by Diana Ospina . 0 Comments.

Michelle Ward Consultant at DeloitteHi Michelle, pleasure to meet you. Can I ask why you needed SAP training?

I needed SAP training because I was a new graduate and decided to start my career in consulting.

Awesome! What did you think of MMC’s training and how do you think the training benefited you?

It was great! All the courses were detailed and would explain a lot of the ‘why’ questions students might have.

That is always good to hear! ...

Read: SAP Training Insight from Michelle Ward, Consultant at Deloitte



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