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Managing the Overflow of E-mails
Only effective e-mail management, together with records management and policies for employees on how to manage their e-mails, will help organizations deal with

formal complaint  60 percent have no formal policy governing its retention. Organizations need to rethink their strategies on e-mail management: currently, 31 percent of all organizations keep e-mails indefinitely, and preserve 26 percent of e-mails for less than 120 days, or establish a maximum storage on people's inboxes to limit the retention. The problem with this approach is that inadequate restrictions or improper methods can eventually harm the organization itself. For example, internal e-mails regarding lunch

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Social Media and Customer Experience Feedback


Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and blogs are just a few Internet services that make up the new growing digital world called social media. Many companies have seen the influence these new sites can have on their organizations for both good and bad. All companies should ask themselves, "How can we tap into the power of this new method of communication to improve our business and the experiences we provide our customers?"

formal complaint  need to establish a formal presence for your company in the global social network. This is easily done by setting up company accounts with key SM websites. We recommend that you start by creating a Facebook fan site and a Twitter account for your company. (Your Mindshare account manager can assist you in getting started with these, and later can help you evaluate which of the many other specialized sites would be most appropriate for you.) As you become more established in the SM world, people will know Read More

Evaluating the Total Cost of Network Ownership


The upfront expenses of a network comprise only 19% of the total cost. The remaining 81% can sneak up on bank management, often unaware of some subtle TCO factors

formal complaint  support. Casual learning and formal training of technical staff are factors, in addition to end-user training performed by the IS staff. There are also cost factors associated with travel and purchasing time. Networks create and require extensive communications capabilities. These include remote access server fees, WAN costs allocated to the client/server systems, communication lines and device fees, and Internet service provider charges. All of these fees are included in budgeted costs. Indirect, Read More

Differentiation through Service Excellence


With products increasingly becoming commodities, chief executive officers (CEOs) recognize that first-rate customer service is key to enhancing customer satisfaction. While revenue is flattening for many product businesses, service income is increasing. Find out how integrating business processes and customer relationship management (CRM) data can help you deliver new service offerings and improve the customer experience.

formal complaint  The time lag between formal feedback and information from informal Web channels is growing. Companies can draw more rapid insights from information on the Web covering their own and competitive products. And companies can adapt their inter- action strategies across touch points ' refining their approach while ensuring consistency. In particular, based on real-time feed- back from the Web, firms can quickly refine the knowledge databases used by all touch points. By fostering appropriate blogs, forums, Read More

Not Just Words: Enforce Your E-mail and Web Acceptable Usage Policies


Unmanaged employee use of e-mail and the Web can subject your organization to costly risks including litigation, regulatory investigations, and public embarrassment. Responsible organizations should deploy clearly written acceptable usage policies (AUPs) for e-mail and Web usage, supported by employee training and enforced by technology solutions. Find out how to develop and enforce e-mail and Web AUPs in your workplace.

formal complaint  acceptable usage policies with formal employee education designed to inform users of email- and web- related risks and regulations, policies and procedures. At the conclusion of training, have all employees sign and date an acknowledgement form confirming that they have read the company's email and web policies, understand the rules, and agree to comply with acceptable usage policies or accept the consequences, up to and including termination. Email & Web Rule 4: Combine Policy with URL Blocks to Protect Read More

Administración y Estructura de un Negocio Familiar Perdurable


La administración de un negocio familiar es más complicada que aquellos negocios cuyos dueños no tienen ningún parentesco, porque la familia dueña del negocio desempeña el rol central y dirige el negocio. La falta de una administración formal y efectiva es la mayor causa para problemas organizacionales.

formal complaint  falta de una administración formal y efectiva es la mayor causa para problemas organizacionales. Read More

Classification of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Tools


Data centers today lack a formal system for classifying infrastructure management tools. As a result, confusion exists regarding which management systems are necessary and which are optional for secure and efficient data center operation. This paper divides the realm of data center management tools into four distinct subsets and compares the primary and secondary functions of key subsystems within these subsets. With a classification system in place, data center professionals can begin to determine which physical infrastructure management tools they need—and don’t need—to operate their data centers.

formal complaint  centers today lack a formal system for classifying infrastructure management tools. As a result, confusion exists regarding which management systems are necessary and which are optional for secure and efficient data center operation. This paper divides the realm of data center management tools into four distinct subsets and compares the primary and secondary functions of key subsystems within these subsets. With a classification system in place, data center professionals can begin to determine which Read More

Yahoo! Goes Mobile in Greece


The offering is available only in English, which may prove to be a major deterrent to a large percentage of OTE’s clients. Initial wireless services will include the typical industry set of features, e-mail, stock quotes and news.

formal complaint  said it signed a formal agreement with Yahoo! to provide its mobile phone and Internet customers access to Yahoo! services. Market Impact The agreement between the two companies became effective on August 1st 2000 and will provide Yahoo! Mobile services via WAP enabled phones to OTE's clients. The offering is available only in English, which may prove to be a major deterrent to a large percentage of OTE's clients. Initial wireless services will include the typical industry set of features, e-mail, stock Read More

The Keys to Effective Project Governance Leadership


Project Sponsor.com conducted a three-year research program on project governance. The findings turned up some surprising facts on how project governance is approached and applied in businesses today, and shed some light on what is required for project governance to be effective.

formal complaint  Executives Have Had Any Formal Training for Their Project Governance Roles The most support and guidance a project governance executive usually receives is a list of accountabilities. Few ever receive any guidance on how to be a sponsor or steering committee member. Some project teams try to be helpful by providing steering committee charters to inform executives about their roles, but in my experience, these are written from the wrong perspective—that is, from the project's rather than that of the busi Read More

How To Mitigate Holiday Cybercrime


Shop.org, and the Boston Consulting Group, reported that sales during the 1998 holiday season grew by 230 percent. With today's tools, just about anyone can throw up a professional looking website, and make claims about tight security. How can you protect yourself from fly-by-night internet sites, and malicious cyber sleuths who are ready and waiting to "sniff your password and credit card information while transaction is in process? There no way to mitigate every single riskhowever common sense can do wonders helping eliminate e-tail dangers. It pays homework before shopping online.

formal complaint  To Mitigate Holiday Cybercrime Event Summary IDC estimates that internet commerce will reach $220 billion by year 2000. During the December 1998 holiday season, FTC numbers indicate that holiday sales tripled. As on-line transactions continue to grow, so does Cyberfraud. Acknowledging the rise in cybercrime, Republican Senator Susan Collins (Maine) states, Law enforcement officials are quickly learning that almost any crime that can be committed in the real world can also be committed in the virtual Read More

Medical Device Manufacturer Manages Efficient Operation with Sage ERP X3


UreSil, a manufacturer of specialized health care products, feared its legacy manufacturing resource planning (MRP) software was hindering efficiency and compliance. The Sage ERP X3 enterprise resource planning (ERP) came to the rescue, and after a formal ERP training program, full implementation required only one week. All processes, including tracking and inventory, are now streamlined, flexible—and compliant.

formal complaint  rescue, and after a formal ERP training program, full implementation required only one week. All processes, including tracking and inventory, are now streamlined, flexible—and compliant. Read More

Discussing Leadership and Management with HCM Provider Lumesse’s Daniela Porr


TEC’s Raluca Druta spoke with Lumesse’s Daniela Porr, head of product management for the company’s talent management solution, about diversity and balance in leadership and management, and how these values have helped shape Lumesse’s offerings. Read on for an inside view from Porr’s experience with managers from Lumesse’s customer base.

formal complaint  mix of informal and formal management strategies, which Porr explained to me in detail. Throughout Porr’s career she has observed the distinction between formal and informal approaches to leadership development and the importance of a balance of both styles. One factor that indicates a formal culture is a strong HR department with a large enough headcount in its headquarters to give roots and enforce company-wide policies and programs regarding leadership. This type of culture is also characterized by Read More

APICS 2009 From the Expo Floor: Is S&OP Coming of Age? - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series talked about my attendance of the APICS 2009 International Conference in Toronto, Canada in early October. I attended only a few education sessions, as my conference visit focused more on exploring the expo floor and talking to the exhibitors. My overwhelming impression from the conference's expo floor was that the main value propositions this year revolved around the

formal complaint  need for a more formal process and tool-sets to grow business drastic shifts in consumer buying patterns driven by the economic downturn large cost reduction initiatives including a desire to reduce  inventory  and  working capital . Can IT Help S&OP? In his series of papers on S&OP, Dr. Larry Lapide of the MIT Center for Transportation and Logistics says that first and foremost, one needs to recognize that software tools are not very useful on their own unless one is able to improve a  business Read More

Ooh La La! From France, W4 Business First for BPM Joins the TEC Certified Elite


We are pleased to announce that Business First from W4 is now available for online evaluation of business process management (BPM) solutions in the Project Portfolio Management Evaluation Center, joining the ranks of TEC Certified systems providing BPM functionality. You can see TEC’s vendor showcase for a profile of W4 Business First. I’ll be glad to provide a complete report on

formal complaint  ), and delivered the formal product demonstration I’d requested.  This demo let me see how W4 supported more than a hundred features and functionality sets that I was particularly interested in taking a closer look at. Stay tuned for the full report. If you have particular questions, go ahead and leave a comment below. In the meantime, you can interactively review W4 Business First BPM Suite via TEC Advisor . Read More

Oz Development Announces OzLINK Channel


Oz Development, the provider of OzLINK, a cloud-based solution set that integrates and automates the order management process, has announced the release of OzLINK Channel, a new solution that integrates e-commerce platforms into the most widely used enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications. OzLINK Channel integrates external e-commerce applications such as Magento, ChannelAdvisor, and

formal complaint  waited to make a formal announcement until it had some documented customer stories. OzLINK Channel is available immediately and is already in use by customers including GolfEtail.com, RS Associates, and Royal Oak Peanuts. Read More