If chief financial officers are not actively involved in analyzing their enterprise resource planning and supply chain management applications, these systems can become increasingly costly and risky to the company?well before they ?break.? Find out how to tune your systems before the red lights flash and the alarm sounds, and discover why inadequacy in your core financial applications may not be as evident as you thought.
Related to Ventana Research: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Supply Chain Management (SCM), Epicor
Regardless of their functional or departmental roles, people participate in multiple planning activities. The objective of integrated business planning is to bring together and improve the accuracy of the disparate strands of forward-looking activities across a corporation in order to foster internal alignment and enhance agility. Discover what you can do to improve your company?s planning and budgeting activities.
Related to Ventana Research: Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Operations Planning, Production Planning, Infor
More manufacturing and service companies have become part of the international market; consequently, they have had to globalize their supply chains. Can their installed enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems handle the new system requirements? Possibly. However, project teams need to evaluate global business needs from every angle and to answer the question: are upgrades necessary, or are there other options?
Related to Ventana Research: IT Infrastructure, Production and Supply Planning, Supply Chain Event Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Supply Chain Optimization, Epicor, Manufacturing, Retail Trade, Transportation and Warehousing
A call center can be so much more to your enterprise than a costly necessity. By carefully selecting an on-premise contact center solution, your company can boost revenues, retain customers, and discover customer service strengths and weaknesses in the long term. But before making a purchase, do you have the information you need about your current situation? Find out what to ask before you buy.
Related to Ventana Research: Call Center, Call Processing, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Customer Service and Support, Help Desk and Call Management, Interactive Voice Response System (IVR), IT Infrastructure, Telephony, InsideCRM
Ask any three people in an organization why they budget and you?ll get three different answers. But no one says they budget in order to direct the way in which their organization will achieve its strategic goals?the intended purpose of the budget. For budgeting to become the relevant process it was meant to be, this gap must be fixed.
Related to Ventana Research: Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, Management Practices, Strategy, Infor