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Best Practices for Using Excel as a BI Tool


Like its Microsoft Office cousins, Word and PowerPoint, Excel is de rigueur software in businesses around the world. And in offices that lack a formal business intelligence (BI) solution, Excel often becomes the go-to tool for compiling and analyzing business data In this guide, John Wilson, CEO of Claim Insights, and other Focus Experts offer top tips and best practices for using Excel as a business intelligence tool.

powerpoint  Office cousins, Word and PowerPoint, Excel is de rigueur software in businesses around the world. And in offices that lack a formal business intelligence (BI) solution, Excel often becomes the go-to tool for compiling and analyzing business data In this guide, John Wilson, CEO of Claim Insights, and other Focus Experts offer top tips and best practices for using Excel as a business intelligence tool. Read More

Spotfire Financial Analytics


Spotfire provides visual analytics software for the financial industry. Spotfire Financial Analytics gives users the ability to visually interact with their data, asking questions to reveal hidden patterns and biases. Users can easily change views, filters, and queries. Users can share sessions with colleagues or export them to applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat.  

powerpoint  applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat. Read More

Interdependence of supply chain partners: A briefing session with PW and Bombardier




powerpoint  very informative set of PowerPoint slides. The presentation showed how critical the on-time delivery of every supplier’s part is and how these deliveries become part of the manufacturing process. The lateness of a part is very expensive to PW, so much so that PW charges suppliers up to $1,000 for a late shipment or for poor quality. Interestingly, an entry on the PowerPoint slides showed that one of the late deliverers of engine parts to PW was another PW shop. The reason for such penalties is that a Read More

Software for Real People Part One: MindManager Feature and Functions


Many software applications are indispensable for the operation and management of the enterprise. They, however, may actually stifle creativity--arguably the most valuable aspect of human capital--by requiring the user to adapt to the tool rather than have the tool supporting the user.

powerpoint  priority lists, project plans, PowerPoint presentations, budgets, Word documents, outlines, all of these information-communication forms require the mind to work in a process that is unnatural to its network pattern processing methodology. Let''s look at an example: the creation of a web site. If we were to map the mind''s conceptual thinking process (which is exactly what MindManager does) from the mind''s perspective the web site would look like the following MindManager map: This map embodies the Read More

An Introduction to E-learning and Learning Management Systems (LMS)


Not so long ago (or, back in the early ’90s, when I was a first-year college student) there were two ways to get a post-secondary education: by attending classes at a university or college with hundreds of other coffee-stoked students, or by signing up for what used to be called “distance” learning (or even before that, “by correspondence,” as though courses consisted of a series of letters

powerpoint  supplement their lectures with PowerPoint presentations, or for students to take notes on their laptops (Acadia University, in Wolfville, Canada, has been offering “free” laptops to all first-year students for more than ten years). And an ever-growing number of professors set up course web sites that allow students additional opportunities to ask questions, or to access the course syllabus, should they have happened to lose that pesky, fly-away hardcopy version handed out the first day of class. What Read More

Mobile Learning: Is Your Business Ready for It?


The popularity of mobile technology has brought mobile learning (m-learning) to one’s fingertips. M-learning takes advantage of the mobility of the learner and the lightweight portability of the mobile device to support learning nuggets of content at anytime and from virtually anywhere. This article reviews issues this trend has raised and technical challenges businesses must overcome to implement this learning strategy.

powerpoint  Mobile leverages the familiar PowerPoint environment to easily and quickly develop mobile content once for deployment across commonly used mobile devices. Hot Lava Mobile’s extension to PowerPoint supports the development of quizzes, polls, assessments, and more. Blackboard —Blackboard Mobile™ Learn takes interactive teaching and learning to the mobile device, giving students and educators access to courses and content on a variety of mobile devices, including Android™ and BlackBerry® phones as Read More

5 Key Points for Continuous Improvement in the Life Cycles of Processes


In today’s changing, competitive world, companies must adopt a continuous improvement methodology to support sustainable and profitable business models. Processes must be seen as a lever for analyzing and optimizing the way firms works. Before you initiate any project involving process automation and management, discover five key points that can help you make continuous improvements in the life cycles of your processes.

powerpoint  Office tools such as PowerPoint to more specialized software such as Visio, or tools like Aris and Adonis that are designed specifically for use at this stage. Using a notation like BPMN can make it easier to establish a shared language for all participants. Coordinating different working groups is an effective way to obtain and organize the necessary information. This step provides access to the flow that represents the process and to all of the information needed to correctly analyze it. If information Read More

2007 Microsoft Office System Suites Comparison


To meet the challenges of our global, information-based economy, employees and teams must work more efficiently and effectively with information. Solving these challenges requires tools and technology to manage vast amounts of data, facilitate information flow, and simplify the ways people work together. The technologies that comprise the 2007 Microsoft® Office system can help your company achieve these goals. Learn how.

powerpoint  Excel 2007, Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007, Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 with Business Contact Manager, Microsoft Office Access 2007, Microsoft Office Publisher 2007, Microsoft Office OneNote® 2007, Microsoft Office Groove® 2007, Microsoft Office InfoPath® 2007, and Office Accounting Express 2007. Home Use Program (HUP) Also available with the 2007 release, the Home Use Program (HUP) enables organizations to extend Software Assurance coverage to an employee''s home office and ensures the Read More

The Alignment-focused Organization


To close the gap between strategy, risk, and execution, companies need to build strategic alignment across all aspects of the business. Learn how your company can benefit from deploying strategy management software as part of a larger corporate performance management solution—encompassing business planning and consolidation, profitability and cost management, spend analytics, and governance, risk, and compliance.

powerpoint  Project, Excel, or even PowerPoint to define strategy and translate initiatives into projects and tasks with associated metrics. But these desktop tools were not purpose-built for defining strategy and tracking this to execution; they simply can''t support collaboration among stakeholders who need to participate in ongoing discussions, work together on documents, and gain insight for swift action. Instead, users need to understand interdependencies between different teams and projects and their impacts on Read More

LeveragePoint Adds Value to B2B Pricing - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series introduced LeveragePoint as a cloud-based newcomer to the business-to-business (B2B) pricing market with a novel pricing approach: value-based pricing. In this day and age of highly accelerated new product introductions, history-based pricing approaches are often inadequate. My previous post explained the company’s approach and current state of affairs. Part 2 follows

powerpoint  using spreadsheets and Microsoft PowerPoint slide decks prepared by consultants and pricing experts (internal and external). Some of these consultancies have developed or are developing software tools, usually using Microsoft Excel and a database such as Microsoft Access . Some companies choose to remain with consultants and spreadsheets sharing them through Microsoft SharePoint and similar technologies rather than adopt LeveragePoint. Most of our large customers already have a “big iron” pricing solu Read More

Secure Transfers of Large Files Over the Internet Using YouSendIt


A growing problem with rich multimedia electronic presentations is their increasing file size. Data files, in general, are larger, making it challenging to send them over the Internet. Most e-mail clients have limitations on attachment sizes, thus securely sending a one hundred megabyte PowerPoint presentation with embedded video over e-mail is nearly impossible. YouSendIt, however, offers solutions consisting of a free web service and the YouSendIt Enterprise Server. Both solutions offer comprehensive security options. The YouSendIt Enterprise Server is an enterprise level, complete large file transfer consisting of a dedicated server that can integrate with existing network security infrastructure.

powerpoint  to send a large PowerPoint presentation document to an overseas customer, and the customer''s e-mail system will not accept large file attachments. Your customers need the file as soon as possible. You try different options, different e-mail clients, sending a CD by post, or even setting up your own FTP server. If security isn''t your biggest concern, setting up the FTP server is generally a manageable option. All you have to do is get permission to open up the appropriate ports on your network, set up the Read More

Oracle EAM’s Best Friend: Automated Work Order and Attachment Printing


Regardless of size or purpose, business processes within a company rely heavily on the dependability of assets for successful operations. Enterprise asset management (EAM) solutions can help companies monitor their assets, including a feature that allows documents to be attached to a work order. But printing the work order and its attachments is not always so simple. Learn how automated work order software can help.

powerpoint  Word Microsoft Excel Microsoft PowerPoint HTML PDF Lotus 123 Lotus WordPro Lotus FreeLance Corel WordPerfect Visio TIFF RTF JPEG, GIF, PNG The following examples use AventX Attachment Printer (hereafter referred to as AventX) as the third party software solution for the printing of work orders and attachments in an Oracle EBS R12 environment. It is important to note that this functionality is available in other Oracle EBS versions (e.g., 11i10, etc.) as well. Using AventX with the forms-based method, Read More

What 2010 Meant For Microsoft Business Solutions


In 2008, I wrote a four-part series that explained in great detail Microsoft’s platform technology pieces, commonly used in Microsoft Dynamics and many other enterprise applications. Primarily, these "plumbing" tools were Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint, and Office within enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) applications, while

powerpoint  2010 (available for Word, PowerPoint, OneNote , and Excel) and SharePoint Server 2010 that enables multiple people to view and update the same document at the same time. One can imagine the benefits of not having to e-mail documents, such as a  request for proposal (RFP) , to multiple recipients and later combine the flurry of their edits. (Previously, SharePoint might have allowed for this capability, but not that seamlessly, in real-time, and concurrently by multiple users.) A Fluent User Interface Read More

Mavenlink Rounding Out Its Wares for Businesses of All Sizes


Today, more and more companies are breaking down into a slew of collaborative networks of smaller organizations with ever greater specialization. In this new ad-hoc collaborative world, most companies are small, lean, and nimble, relying on extensive supplier networks. Companies have multiple clients and contracts across a globally diverse workforce available on a supply-and-demand (as needed

powerpoint  Word, Excel , and PowerPoint 2013 . Mavenlink has integrated its solutions at the document level, which is where most people are working today. The company is also collaborating with the Microsoft SharePoint team on use cases to bring the two product workflows together. Microsoft has created an open-standards integration to the Office 2013 Suite, which allows ISV’s to provide a more comprehensive solution to their customer base, and users can now collaborate and manage projects directly from any Word Read More