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June 2011

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
Update on Patent Infringement Case
MSS Personnel Action - HR Processing
Delete a Role in LSF9
Modify RSS to add link to Imagenow
RW assistance
Worthwhile Reading
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Update on Patent Infringement Case

Several clients have asked for advice on a recent injunction against Lawson related to patent infringements alleged by ePlus.

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Quote of the Issue
"If there are no stupid questions, then what kind of questions do stupid people ask? Do they get smart just in time to ask questions?"
-- Scott Adams
Welcome to the latest issue of The LawsonGuru Letter, a free newsletter providing provocative commentary on issues important to the Lawson Software community.  The LawsonGuru Letter is published by--and is solely the opinion of--John Henley of Decision Analytics. 
MSS Personnel Action - HR Processing

We are about to go live with Manager Self-Service for Personnel Actions. Supervisors will be able to enter actions in pending. Each action will stay pending until reviewed by HR and approved. I am tossing around different ideas for the best way for HR to go about processing and approval. What are ways that your organization has untilized this tool? Read More... 

Delete a Role in LSF9
Can a single role be deleted from multiple users in LSF9, without impacting any of the other roles, groups, etc. that are assigned to these users? Read More...
Modify RSS to add link to Imagenow
We need to make a customization to RSS, creating a button so that people can access an ImageNow form to add supporting documentation for the requisition. Read More...
RW assistance

I am a RW novice and need assistance creating a report. The report (a standard income statement) I would like to create is for a certain level group that I created. I would like the report to show only the information from the level group and at the same time consolidate the results of like accounting units into one on the report. So far the only luck I have had is to either show one of the accounting units or the consolidated group. Read More... 

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John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
Three Mobile Medical Apps That Turned My Head
There are scores of compelling healthcare and telehealth apps that help practitioners do their jobs better.
Information Week, May 4,2011

Hire Education
Finance chiefs are learning that job cuts and growth are, at some point, incompatible.
CFO Magazine, March 2011

The ABCs of BPM
Spelling out business processes to get an information impact.
Information Management Newsletters, March 21, 2011

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