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LawsonGuru Letter
February 2017
Thought-Provoking Commentary for the Lawson Software Community
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.
Quote of the Issue
"Punctuality is the virtue of the bored."
-- Evelyn Waugh
In This Issue
Flu Shot Tracking
Can anybody please share what their process is for any degree of automation to the process of tracking employee flu shots? We are a Hospital with multiple campuses and therefore, flu shots are often required by state law to be administered to all employees who may come in proximity/contact with patients. Read more
Limit Access to Vendors - RQC
Is there a way to limit the vendors that users see in RQC? We have some vendors that we don't want users to be able to use through service specials but they're able to pull them up. Is there anything within AP10/PO10 that would allow us to "hide" the vendor from RQC? Read more
BN990 Safe Harbor Codes
This is our first time running 1095C's in Lawson as we went live with Lawson February 2016. I'm running into many questions on the BN990 report. Infor Extreme is not answering me, and I'd like to get an answer sooner rather than later. Read more
MSCM / RAD & PO Receiving
We are in the early stages of testing MSCM (to be implemented in May) & are having trouble with RAD. PO receipts seem to upload OK from MSCM but PO receipts are not visible in PO30. Any ideas? We ran in to this same issue years ago (before my time) & I'm told we were never able to find root cause. Read more
Worthwhile Reading
Enabling Strategic HR
These are disruptive times for the Human Resources (HR) organization.
Information Management, December 27, 2016
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Why Some Managers Don't Motivate Employees
Many managers fail to give their employees credit where credit is due, and others are not good about helping their staffers advance in their careers.
CIO Insight, November 17, 2016
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5 Ways IT Leaders Can Lure Top Tech Talent
Attracting top tech talent can be a challenge, especially at a time when competition is fierce for a limited supply of qualified applicants. Here are five tactics that can be effective.
Information Week, September 9, 2016
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John Henley
Decision Analytics