About Odete Passingham

I am currently the Marketing Director at SYSPRO Canada, and have been with the company since 1998. In my current role, I am responsible for growing the SYSPRO brand in Canada. I have a Bachelor’s degree in History, from Simon Fraser University, and I am an APICS Certified Supply Chain Professional. In my free time I enjoy kayaking and Barley, my golden retriever, but never together!

Manufacturing market leaders in Canada

manufacturing innovation imageSYSPRO Canada has recently compiled a report covering manufacturing innovation in Atlantic Canada and in compiling this report I got to thinking about the relationships we have built over the years with our channel partners and our customers, and our continued success in retaining these customers. Read more…

Theory of Constraints ensures a successful ERP selection and Implementation

ERP selection and ImplementatioIn the book Thinking About ERP, the authors suggest ERP is no longer a competitive advantage. It is now a competitive disadvantage not to have an ERP, or to select one that doesn’t operate efficiently and effectively. Read more…

An Element of Passion

Seeker of ValueMost of our daily interactions are guided by what we expect from different types of relationships. With family we hope for reliability, security and protection. From friends we ask for loyalty and support. With lovers we demand excitement and intimacy. But it’s the social commitment we form with our colleagues that interests me here, our collective expectation that everyone will “Get the Job Done.” Read more…