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Manufacturing 2007 Executive Summary


For a decade, IndustryWeek and the Manufacturing Performance Institute (MPI) Census of Manufacturers have provided data to US manufacturers. This year, MPI fielded a similar survey in Canada, offering an intriguing look into the differences between the Canadian and US manufacturing landscapes. This executive summary presents combined data from these surveys, aimed at helping manufacturers meet future challenges.

meaning executive  the results, giving additional meaning to the metrics, and presents MPI Alerts where we believe the data illuminates critical decision points for North American manufacturers. Highlights and questions raised within this Executive Summary include: Employment levels and revenues are projected to keeping growing through 2007. Yet growth without profit is folly, and there are many indicators that point to an inability of manufacturers in both countries to maintain or improve margins even as they improve Read More

Conviction is the Intangible in a Successful Positioning Process


You need conviction to skillfully handle the inevitable criticism during the positioning process. Otherwise, you're likely to try something different every time someone challenges you. This doesn't need to happen. Adopt a positioning process that includes an evaluation criterion.

meaning executive  be dead on arrival, meaning it could be rejected before it has even had a chance to be considered. You''re likely to give in and try something different every time someone challenges your strategy. That''s why many companies end up with muddled positioning strategies for their products or services. They jump from one concept to the next, with no way of judging or defending the latest one. Don''t let this happen to you. Adopt a positioning process that includes an evaluation criterion—and have conviction Read More

Sage’s New Year's Resolution: Make 2013 The Year of the Customer


2012 was a whirlwind year of influences on the business landscape—some of them good and some of them not so good. The fiscal cliff, the U.S. presidential election, an anemic economic recovery, the debt ceiling and proposed sequestration cuts, along with Hurricane Sandy’s effects on business are a few things that come to mind. But despite the ever-changing business landscape, one central tenet

meaning executive  as a subscription license, meaning no huge investment up-front, which makes it easier for businesses to reduce initial capital expenditure to improve their cash flow and simplify budgeting. Sage offers the advice to put yourself into your customers’ shoes. Perhaps you can offer more flexible payment or billing options that are more convenient to your customers. If you run an e-commerce business, consider extending your customer service hours by one hour in the morning and one in the evening to Read More

Social Networks: How They're Turning CRM Upside Down


Social networking has collided with customer relationship management, and it's turning the relationship between businesses and their customers upside down. Today, businesses are using social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace or, as is the case with Procter & Gamble, developing their own social networks, to …

meaning executive  the enterprise 2.0 fashion, meaning internally to the businesses, and we''ve seen a lot of use of social networks at companies like SAP , or IBM , and so forth. ...The retail industry is another one that has a very big potential [for social networks] because it is a consummate B2C experience. It is a direct customer-to-store kind of experience. At the same time, there''s a virtual side that becomes very useful because a lot of the social review sites, for example, are geographic. When you look at Yelp , Read More

Executive Brief: 3 Key Success Strategies for Insurance, Banks, and Financial Services


Financial services organizations are always looking for ways to improve business processes to implement tighter control—and improve the bottom line. But finding new ways to boost efficiency is challenging. One strategy for success is to improve the use and allocation of resources in order to eliminate errors from duplicate data entry. Discover more about this strategy and two others, as well as how they can benefit you.

meaning executive  share information between applications (meaning that the likelihood of errors increases). Another headache faced by many CFOs, financial managers, and comptrollers is the prospect of a looming audit, whether for compliance to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) , or to any other regulatory compliance effort. Integrated systems can help you address such issues, not only by reducing manual intervention, but also by allowing you to implement tighter controls to ensure that important data isn''t modified. The Key Read More

Use Financial Analytics Solutions for Bigger Profits


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meaning executive  Financial Analytics Solutions for Bigger Profits Does it ever seem like you''re shooting in the dark when it comes to making business decisions? You may get that feeling if you have only limited visibility into your company''s financial state. Or if you have to rely on spreadsheets that contain errors and inconsistencies. Or if you''re getting too many versions of the truth when it comes to analyzing your company''s performance. If factors like these are creating a haze that''s obscuring the true state Read More

Bizagi Executive Summary


Bizagi is changing the way companies automate their processes by making it easier for business people to collaborate with the IT department. In this video, learn about executing a perfect mobile strategy.

meaning executive  Executive Summary Bizagi is changing the way companies automate their processes by making it easier for business people to collaborate with the IT department. In this video, learn about executing a perfect mobile strategy. Read More

The Benefits and Challenges of Globalization: An Economist Intelligence Unit Executive Summary


In a world with few constants, sustaining growth and outpacing competition are key concerns for just about every company, regardless of industry, geography, or size. Globalization puts pressure on companies to find the best talent and use best practices. Discover the corporate attitudes to the risks and opportunities of global competition—and how you can overcome the challenges of outsourcing your business processes.

meaning executive  Benefits and Challenges of Globalization: An Economist Intelligence Unit Executive Summary In a world with few constants, sustaining growth and outpacing competition are key concerns for just about every company, regardless of industry, geography, or size. Globalization puts pressure on companies to find the best talent and use best practices. Discover the corporate attitudes to the risks and opportunities of global competition—and how you can overcome the challenges of outsourcing your business Read More

Manufacturers Win Customers with Improved Configurability


In the executive guide to configurability strategy, learn how the two phases of a successful configurability strategy can dramatically improve your...

meaning executive  Win Customers with Improved Configurability If you''re a manufacturer, you know that today''s demand-driven environment is forcing companies like yours to customize your products in order to gain a competitive edge. But are your configurability processes really optimized to meet these rigorous market demands? In the Executive Guide to Configurability Strategy , learn how the two phases of a successful configurability strategy can dramatically improve your customer win rate . Learn about the Read More

Seven Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture


Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in building an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential.

meaning executive  Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in building an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential. Read More

Process PLM Vendor Sequencia Adds Portfolio Management


Sequencia extends its Process Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) offering with portfolio management, leading the impact of the solution into the executive suite.

meaning executive  PLM Vendor Sequencia Adds Portfolio Management Event Summary Sequencia ( www.sequencia.com ), in partnership with Prosight ( www.prosight.com ), has extended its Process PLM solution with the addition of portfolio management. Portfolio Management is an enterprise app, and this increases the visibility of PLM at executive levels. Market Impact Sequencia is developing a very broad product. With this announcement, they are now strong at the highest level (portfolio), adding to existing function from Read More

The Need and Value of a CIO Coach


In today’s challenging economic environment, companies require effective IT executive leadership. As part of the executive team, the chief information officer (CIO) develops and executes strategies that create competitive advantages for revenue growth. But knowing which tools to use—and when and how to use them—to protect current assets is key to a CIO coach’s success. Learn more about making better IT decisions.

meaning executive  Need and Value of a CIO Coach Estrella Partners has been established as a consortium of senior level executives and thus by default we have resources that have been CIOs and COOs, as well as CEOs, COOs, CFOs, Chief Technical Architects, and Chief Risk Officers of major firms in various industries from Banking, Insurance, Retail, and Professional Services. Source : Estrella Partners Group LLC Resources Related to The Need and Value of a CIO Coach : Chief Information Officer (CIO) (Wikipedia) The Need Read More

New CEO at Descartes


Descartes Systems Group has announced the appointment of Edward J. Ryan as Chief Executive Officer, taking the spot that has been occupied by Art Mesher since 2004. Senior SCM analyst Bob Eastman provides some background.

meaning executive  CEO at Descartes Descartes Systems Group has announced the appointment of Edward J. Ryan as Chief Executive Officer, taking the spot that has been occupied by Art Mesher since 2004. Mr. Ryan has been serving as Descartes’ Chief Commercial Officer since 2011, and served in other roles since joining Descartes in 2000. The announcement comes just 2 weeks after Descartes’ recent user event, and a week before Descartes is due to announce third-quarter fiscal 2014 (Q3FY14) financial results. Although Read More

Successful Sales and Operations Planning in Five Steps


A sales and operations planning (S&OP) meeting is a critical decision-making activity that sets the overall direction for the company. Executives discuss trade-offs between customer service, inventory investments, production capabilities, supply availability, and distribution concerns, in order to balance generating profit with satisfying operational goals. Learn the five essential steps for successful S&OP planning.

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