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March 2014

The LawsonGuru Letter
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
In This Issue
Patient Charge System (PC) in Lawson
Talent Acquisition Rankings
Smart Notification Excel Attachments
Setting up Salary Grades
Worthwhile Reading
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Quote of the Issue
"The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one."
--Elbert Hubbard
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. 
Patient Charge System (PC) in Lawson
If you are using the PC system in Lawsonm how are you using it? Are CDMs generated and managed by the supply chain side? Do you interface PC data with other systems? Read More...
Examiner for Lawson S3
Does your Active Directory match your employee data in Lawson S3 HR ?
  • Updates Lawson S3 HR email addresses from Active Directory
  • Updates Active Directory attributes (employee name, job title, supervisor/manager, work location, phone numbers, etc.) from Lawson S3 HR

New Release available, now integrating Lawson S3 HR with Microsoft Active Directory


Talent Acquisition Rankings
Does anyone know if Talent Acquisition can rank candidates who apply to a requisition based on their answers to screening questions?  Read More...
Smart Notification Excel Attachments
We recently upgraded LBI and Smart Notifications to 10.3. My question is why are excel attachments always named ATT00001.xls? I would think that if they're called the SN name that would be better, just like in Reporting Services. Does anyone have experience in this area?  Read More...
Setting up Salary Grades
I'm looking for some guidance regarding setting up new salary grades. Currently we do not have any grades at all. Is there a way to add the grades to PA95.1 and automatically update the existing job codes? If not, is there a checklist of items that anyone could share?  Read More...
Thanks for your continued support of the LawsonGuru Letter and




John Henley
Decision Analytics

Worthwhile Reading
Today's on-premises ERP systems will soon get the 'legacy' label
Highly customized ERP systems are now 'arthritic,' Gartner says, and main beneficiaries were the consultants who managed the re-engineering and implementation. .
Infoworld, January 30, 2014

IT Unprepared for a Bolder Digital Future
"Do it right or do it fast?" This is the dilemma that CIOs and their IT teams face today. And, for many, the answer is "Both!"
CIO Insight, January 21, 2014

Accounting Software eBook
Despite advances in accounting technology and tools, Excel still maintains a firm grip on financial reporting. Is your accounting function ready to break up with Excel? Here's what you need to know.
CFO Magazine, 2013

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