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Agricultural Commodity Trading - Quite a Different Business
The Business of Agriculture Commodity Trading Recently, I had the opportunity to take a detailed look at the agriculture commodity trading and risk

commodity plans  Commodity Trading - Quite a Different Business The Business of Agriculture Commodity Trading Recently, I had the opportunity to take a detailed look at the agriculture commodity trading and risk management industry after being involved in a project. In this article I will share some considerations on agricultural products trading specialties and software that supports it. While I have experience dealing with the securities market—which is sometimes classified as the commodities trading

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Business Performance Management

Business performance management (BPM) enables organizations to translate strategies into plans, monitor execution, and provide insight needed to manage and improve financial and operational performance. This knowledge base covers scorecards, dashboards, business activity monitoring, and more.  

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Using Demand to Modulate Consumer Packaged Goods Supply Networks


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The Demand-Driven Supply Chain and Demantra


Demand-driven supply chains focus on pulling demand and maximizing effectiveness and profitability while traditional supply chains push products and create efficiencies. This difference is the key to improving all supply chain processes and generating significant cost savings and growth.

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Successfully Managing Contract Risk


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DINAMIKS LITE


DINAMIKS LITE is a Web-based employee performance and talent management appraisal system. Its features include performance and development plans for each individual member of staff; support for regular progress monitoring with built-in initial, midterm, and year-end review meetings; automated e-mail reminders; a built-in set of analytical reports; and 128-bit encryption for all DINAMIKS LITE traffic.        

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