Training Resources

Should we use Train the Trainer?

Train The Trainer Fails [Video]

How many times have you sat in a classroom with a trainer who had no clue what was going on?!!  How about the times you had to buy an extra suitcase to transport those training manuals you got for that shiny new project or system. Well, that was the old days.  Knowledge transfer, train the trainer, and classrooms full of...

purchase orders and purchase requisitions in Oracle Procurement Cloud

Purchase Requisitions and Purchase Orders in Oracle Procurement Cloud

You may have heard of purchase requisitions and purchase orders and assumed they were interchangeable terms referring to the same document. Although purchase requisitions and purchase orders are similar in nature, they are two separate documents that occur in different phases of the purchasing process. Purchase requisitions and purchase orders are two key components of Oracle Procurement Cloud. It is...

Beginner's guide to Oracle Cloud Procurement

Beginner’s Guide to Oracle Cloud Procurement

Oracle Cloud Procurement is a suite of applications that your company can use to integrate your sourcing, purchasing, and supplier management processes. Some of the key benefits for using Oracle Procurement are listed below: Ability to maintain electronic records of documentation in one integrated Cloud system. Access to personalized and interactive dashboards and infolets in most of Procurement’s work areas, which offer...

reduce manufacturing costs with oracle Manufacturing Cloud - manufacturing calendars

How to reduce manufacturing costs with Oracle Manufacturing

What does Oracle Manufacturing do? Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud is a suite of applications that facilitate various processes in which a company buys, sells, manufactures, and transports physical products. Within SCM, Manufacturing is an application that facilitates your company’s manufacturing operations. With it, you can manage the parameters by which your company assembles products, such as the plants in...

budgeting and forecasting

3 Must-Do’s when approaching Budgeting and Forecasting amid a global health crisis

Unprecedented. How many times have we heard that word applied to the Covid-19 pandemic by now? And with reason. In the lifetimes of most of us, anyway, Covid stands as a global health crisis of truly unprecedented proportions, exacting a human and economic toll world-wide such as hasn’t been seen in generations. And yet, as the pandemic has illustrated all too...

Stuff Trainees Never Say [Video]

Training employees on new software can be a bore, especially if you’re doing it the old way. Aka: instructor-led training (ILT), all-day training, large binders of training material, etc. Well, to capture just how much we think trainees LOVE that kind of stuff, we’ve put together this video that captures what trainees probablyyy don’t say. Enjoy! Maverick Solutions has built Training...

Benefits of EPM Automate

The Benefits of EPM Automate

Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) is a key component to keeping track of your business. It is used across many areas of a company: the Finance department, HR, Sales, and Marketing. These departments all gain valued information and benefits from EPM. In this post we will be going over what EPM is and how it can be utilized in business,...

procurement contracts

Five ways to use Procurement contracts productively

Procurement contracts are used to come to an agreement about products and/or services. These contracts are vital for ensuring that all individuals are on the same page and legally obliged to the terms and conditions. This post will go over the different types of contracts, the key features of the contract, and more importantly how these contracts can be...