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Unlocking the Value of Competencies: A Look at Competency-based Management
Does your company know the competencies it has and those it needs to support business growth? TEC analyst Sherry Fox looks at how a competency-based approach

negotiation workshop  skills in influence and negotiation. So how are competencies used? There are four main areas within an HR organization where a competency-based management approach can be used: Recruiting —A competency-based recruiting approach relies on using a series of assessment tools to identify not only a candidate’s technical skills, but also his or her behavioral capabilities. This approach relies on building complex job profiles that look at the responsibilities and activities of the job and the competencies

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QAD Explore 2012: Only Good Things Can Come from Talking to the Customer


As a seasoned provider of enterprise applications for manufacturing companies, QAD knows the importance of listening to its clients. In fact, the company has created a customer engagement program to help its customers align their business processes to their strategic business goals. Get the details on this program, as well as a full update from the QAD Explore 2012 user conference in P.J. Jakovljevic’s latest article.

negotiation workshop  Explore 2012: Only Good Things Can Come from Talking to the Customer QAD is one of those rare down-to-earth enterprise software vendors that is all about providing what the manufacturing user base wants: no gimmicks, just the software capabilities please (i.e., to increase competitiveness)! QAD Explore user conference events do not feature the “A List” band concerts or standup acts, and one will not meet many APICS -certified professionals in one place at any other enterprise resource planning Read More

Diagnosing Requirements Failure: A Benchmark Report


According to an IAG survey, 70 percent of companies lack the fundamental competencies within business requirements discovery to consistently bring in projects on time and on budget. Why do so many fall short in properly diagnosing their requirements failures? Discover how placing a greater focus on the combined aspects of business requirements—people, process, and tools—can provide better project outcomes.

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QAD Introduces Fully Embedded BPM in QAD Enterprise Applications


QAD is arguably the first enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendor with a built-in full-fledged business process management (BPM) system (Savvion BPM) within its development platform, Progress OpenEdge. Indeed, SAP NetWeaver PI is mainly about process-based integration (and Pegasystems, IBM BPM, and IDS Scheer by Software AG often complement those capabilities for, say, case management or rules

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ecFood Approaches Profitability - An Internet Trading Exchange Bright Spot


Focused on the sourcing needs of the food and beverage industry, ecFood has announced $50 million in transactions during the first quarter of 2001 with its sights set on profitability by the end of the year.

negotiation workshop  Quote (RFQ) and one-to-one negotiation tools in a Demand Aggregation or individual format. These buying options are backed by professional services that include Market analysis, Item profiling, Sourcing configuration, SKU rationalization and Supplier recruitment. A combination of professional services and tools provide the purchaser with work flow to move from their current state to one of being ready to utilize web-based sourcing. The workflow assists the purchaser in selecting appropriate SKU's and Read More

Epicor Retail Strategic Plan Ramping Up in 2013


The Epicor Retail division of global business software solution provider Epicor Software Corporation provides solutions for retailers seeking to streamline processes, integrate channels, and leverage intelligence  in a variety of industries including apparel, footwear, discount, general merchandise, automotive aftermarket, lumber and building materials, nursery, and pharmacy. Epicor is the retail

negotiation workshop  Retail Strategic Plan Ramping Up in 2013 The Epicor Retail division of global business software solution provider Epicor Software Corporation provides solutions for retailers seeking to streamline processes, integrate channels, and leverage intelligence  in a variety of industries including apparel, footwear, discount, general merchandise, automotive aftermarket, lumber and building materials, nursery, and pharmacy. Epicor is the retail technology partner of choice for thousands of retailers—from Read More

Credit Accounting Firm with E-procurement Initiative


Top accountant and auditor PricewaterhouseCoopers creates an E-purchasing marketplace and portal.

negotiation workshop  cover best practices, contract negotiation, and other content areas. The marketplace was launched in the United States and will expand to Canada, Europe and countries in Asia and the Pacific early next year. Market Impact Like the similar announcement by TD Bank of Canada (See TEC News Analysis article: Bank is First Mover in Canadian E-Commerce December 27th, 1999), PricewaterhouseCoopers is taking the position that anyone can create a marketplace. While the largest financial consulting firm is Read More

iTech Workshop Private Limited


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How Much Should You Pay for Your Business Phone System?


Different buyers pay different prices for the same business phone system. While some buyers hesitate to negotiate the “special price” quoted to them, others leverage insider knowledge about the buying process to get a significantly better price for the same system. Our expert shares valuable phone system price negotiation techniques to empower you to get the best price on your business phone system equipment and service.

negotiation workshop  valuable phone system price negotiation techniques to empower you to get the best price on your business phone system equipment and service. Read More

IT Vendor Management in Hard Economic Times


During a recession, successful businesses change their approach to managing information technology (IT) sourcing. The challenge is to become more efficient and invest in IT so the return on investment (ROI) is realized quickly and business competitiveness is improved at lower cost. IT vendor management allows you to build a mutually beneficial relationship with your suppliers and service providers. Find out how.

negotiation workshop  Supporting Vendor contract & negotiation efforts Conducting 3rd party Vendor evaluations of engagements/deliverables   Problem Example 1 Evaluating RFPs - Vendor Score Card Many companies do not create a vendor scorecard for their evaluation process. The scorecard is a distillation of your goals, your needs and your corporate culture. What works for someone else won't necessarily work for you. Developing a vendor scorecard for vendor evaluation will simplify the process and enable you to better select Read More

The Rise of Price Management


New analytical software tools have recently emerged to combine and condense a wealth of information that should give the salesperson a more definitive "yes or no" answer fairly quickly when it comes to offering specific pricing, while also giving management a higher-level view of business efficiency and profit/loss drivers.

negotiation workshop  workflow management) supporting deal negotiation and contract compliance. Another related term on the execution side is price visibility: once users set a better price and understand how it performs, they want to put this into action and enforce it in the downstream components of the value chain. This execution and enforcement aspect of pricing has been particularly embraced by chemical producers. Price optimization is the process through which the best prices are determined, based on multiple Read More

Your Guide to Enterprise Software Selection: Part One


Enterprise software selection is a risky undertaking for any organization. Find out how you can reduce the risk with a best-practice approach to assessment, evaluation, and selection—and learn how to reduce the time and cost involved in choosing the right solution.

negotiation workshop  and Analysis Phase 3: Negotiation and Final Selection Overview Phase 1 TEC's methodology establishes the foundation for the ultimate success of the selection project. Successful evaluation and analysis of a system—and negotiation with a vendor—are irrelevant if the initial definition of business and technical requirements are incomplete or inaccurate. In many software selection projects, there is not enough emphasis on the importance of this phase, which causes many failures, and can even result in Read More

Navision Executes At a Slower Pace


In September, Navision Software released its annual report for fiscal 2000, which ended on June 30, 2000. The company continued to increase its market share and product offerings while remaining constantly profitable. However, the net income has declined 25% compared to fiscal 1999.

negotiation workshop  for the sake of negotiation leverage. As with all new releases, users should employ a critical approach in their evaluation of Navision, and require all potential vendors to demonstrate specific business processes. As for potential customers, we generally recommend including Navision in a long list of an enterprise application selection in the lower-end of the mid-market companies ($5M-$250M in revenue) and divisions of larger enterprises which have limited IT budgets, smaller communities of users (less Read More

Negotiating the Best Software Deal


TechnologyEvaluation.COM analysts have separated the software negotiation process into three discrete categories. All three are critical individually, yet should always be pursued within the context of the larger discussion.

negotiation workshop  the most basic software negotiation tip is to treat the process as a combined system rather than a discrete set of individual point negotiations. In other words, do not walk into the negotiation without a plan. Rather, the lead negotiator must have a definitive structure in mind that encompasses all three components of a software negotiation - product pricing, product maintenance and vendor service and support. All negotiations should be conducted from two different but related perspectives - an absolute Read More

The Web-Enabled Sales Process


Traditional enterprise-level sales strategies are no longer sufficient in bringing new customer accounts. Today's self-directed buyers delay sales contact and pre-qualify solutions via the Internet. Sales can leverage this medium by understanding the buy cycle to deliver value and begin an influential on-line relationship.

negotiation workshop  keep them honest through negotiation. But truth be known, there is a third alternative, a no-decision. A delay or no-decision is the typical outcome when the project team submits a weak business case to management. By offering expert help with the use of the project enablers transferred in the Research stage, the sales team can earn the opportunity to collaborate on the internal business case. Authorization . This is an internal sales activity where the project team has to sell its business case to a Read More