Business Intelligence

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Strategic Investment In Climate Friendly Technologies: The Impact Of Permit Trade

    The authors' point of departure is that a group of developed countries invest in the development of GreenHouse Gas (GHG) abatement technologies both at home and in developing countries. Such investments reduce the cost of future GHG abatement, and influence the future GHG abatement choices of both developed and developing...

    Provided By Statistics Norway

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    International Emissions Trading With Endogenous Taxes

    Motivated by the climate problem, this paper examines some effects of international cap & trade when national quotas result from strategic choice. In contrast to the fairly optimistic tone of closely related literature, the tenor of the authors' results is pessimistic. They find that though an international permit market may...

    Provided By Statistics Norway

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    The Global Effects Of Subglobal Climate Policies

    Individual countries are in the process of legislating responses to the challenges posed by climate change. The prospect of rising carbon prices raises concerns in these nations about the effects on the competitiveness of their own energy-intensive industries and the potential for carbon leakage, particularly leakage to emerging economies that...

    Provided By Statistics Norway

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    The Role Of The Arctic In Future Global Petroleum Supply

    The Arctic has a substantial share of global petroleum resources, but at higher costs than in most other petroleum provinces. Arctic states and petroleum companies are carefully considering the potential for future extraction in the Arctic. This paper studies the oil and gas supply from 6 arctic regions during 2010-2050...

    Provided By Statistics Norway

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Futuremedia Plc

    Futuremedia Plc, a UK based e-learning company helps organizations innovate and succeed with interactive technologies since 1982. The company gets sales leads from registrations forms in the form of email. Each week, the company gets around 50 email (leads) from two of its web sites namely www.easycando.com and www.solstra.com. Manager...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Geodesic Systems Uses eMail-Lead Grabber to Automate Processing of All email and Maintain a Central Information Repository

    Geodesic Systems provides Application Reliability Management to reduce downtime and improve service levels while driving down costs. Geodesic offers their software for download from their web site. The information from download request form is entered manually into GoldMine. Since the web site had become a major source of leads, consistent...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Mastermind Consultants Group

    Mastermind Consultants Group's (MCG) clients needed a steady stream of quality leads for their Automated Business Development Campaigns These leads must be entered into ACT!, Outlook or Goldmine databases without having to be input by hand. There were also cost and reliability issues, as they were leery of referring clients...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Lexjet Direct

    LexJet Direct was founded in 1994 and has since provided complete wide format printing and laminating solutions for customers worldwide. LexJet uses ACT! to mange it customer contacts. But the big problem was to input new contacts found in sources like web sites, conference lists etc to ACT! It was...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Drain Exhaust Service Inc.

    Drain Exhaust Service Inc (name changed on request), CA based exhaust cleaning company provides a portfolio of services to its clientele. Drain Exhaust Service Inc picks up most of its sales leads from online Yellow Page. Business Development Manger didn't find an easy way to enter these sales leads into...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    ResumeGrabber Helps ActionCOACH Drastically Cut Time on Inefficient Business Processes, Enabling Them to Connect Faster With an Increased Number of Prospective Candidates

    ActionCOACH is a Business Coaching and Training company founded in 1993 by entrepreneur and author Brad Sugars. ActionCOACH advertises for coaches on job boards. They get about 10 to 12 resumes per week from job postings. Simultaneously they also cold-call prospective candidates. They use job boards search for prospects that...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Bernard Nickels and Associates Effectively Managed the Processing of Huge Volumes of Resumes Without Re-Engineering the Existing Software Infrastructure

    Bernard Nickel and Associates is a professional Recruitment, Consulting and Temporary Staffing firm delivering solutions in the areas of Information Technology, Office Support, Accounting and Financial Services since 2002. The company needed a solution that could automate the entire data-entry process without fiddling with the existent software structure. According to...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    WorldBridge Partners (MRI Affiliate) Cuts Candidate Sourcing Time; What Used to Take Weeks Took Only a Few Hours!

    WorldBridge Partners is a human resource solutions firm dedicated to corporations that demand high performance people. WorldBridge Partners was engaged on a national project to help fill a large number of openings for a key client. This project was in an industry that was new to WorldBridge Partners. WorldBridge did...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    The Merwin Group (MRI Affiliate) Gains Competitive Edge With Ability to Automatically Build Lists by Following Website Links!

    The Merwin Group, an MRI Network affiliate company, is an international human resource solutions group dedicated to clients that demand high performance people. In order to effectively deliver customized solutions to its clients the Merwin Group routinely needed to gather contact information from numerous sources such as Job Boards and...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Marketing and Advertising Agency Dramatically Improves Ability to Spot Great Talent Using ResumeGrabber

    As a leading Marketing & Advertising agency Greenwich Marketing Partners, Inc. trains fresh graduates to immediately take over Fortune 500 account management, marketing communications, business development and advertising responsibilities. The challenge Greenwich Marketing Partners, Inc. faced was that, their training program was well known in the industry and they received...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Executive Career Management & Public Relations

    As a leading public relation firm Executive Career Management & Public Relations is always seeking to maximize business performance. The company sought a business intelligence solution that would help to improve performance, and ultimately to increase productivity and save costs. One challenge was that Executive Career Management & Public Relations...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Computer Careers International Inc.

    For COMPUTER CAREERS INTERNATIONAL, INC. speed and expertise drive success. With an established reputation for expertly serving its customers with the right candidate for the available position, the company receives loads of resume every week. Surfing through ACT! Addons site, they came across ResumeGrabber among an array of recruiting software....

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: IMS Staffing, Inc.

    IMS Staffing, Inc., established in 1996, is one of the Top Producing Staffing Firms in one of the largest, most successful recruiting networks in North America and around the world. Two years ago IMS Staffing struggled to support its client in terms of providing staffs at a short notice. Customers...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Business System Technologies Corporation

    According to President, the recruiters at Business System Technologies Corporation receive thousands of resumes every week and they continually expand and maintain a proprietary databank of potential candidates. The resumes had to be manually entered in to ACT!, the time involved in manual data entry and the lack of an...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: GSI Corporation

    GSI Corporation is a premier executive search firm providing both contract and direct placement recruitment services. According to the President, GSI Corporation, recruiters at GSI Corp capture 1000's of resumes weekly from various sources - Job Boards, Email -and manually enter them into ACT! This process invited a host of...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: TEAM HORIZON

    TEAM HORIZON is a national search firm that finds workable partnerships that are mutually beneficial, with an eye to the future. Team Horizon had huge list of contacts, which was collected over a period of time. It ran into thousands and it had to be manually typed into their database,...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Joy Reed Belt Search Consultants, Inc.

    Joy Reed Belt Search Consultants, Inc. has built its reputation on successful executive search. The firm has one of the best research facilities in the industry and continually expands and maintains a proprietary databank (ACT!) of the professional back-ground of thousands of potential candidates. They receive hundreds of resumes a...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: EPCglobal

    As a part of EPCglobal's business plan for 2005 they needed to pull a great deal of contact information, that would serve them as leads, from various public online sources. They had to do this in the shortest possible time, which meant they had to search for leads over the...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Base One Technologies, Inc.

    Base One Technologies gets 300+ resumes each week via email and job portals. The resumes are transferred manually into ACT! and hence, painful. For the Recruiting Manager it meant more time spent on data entry and less on recruiting! Routine problems encountered were-manual data entry, cutting-pasting inappropriate data onto ACT!...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Spherion(SM) Inc. Legal Group, Dallas

    Spherion Legal Group, Dallas receives between 100 and 150 resumes each week via email. With one person dedicated to handling resumes and manually entering them into the ACT! Database, the time involved in manual entry and a lack of efficient resume management resulted in the loss of a number of...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Bradford Executive Research, Inc.

    Bradford Executive Research was looking for an affordable solution that would help them process the information from the web forms into their GoldMine FrontOffice database. Bradford Executive Research didn't want to hire a programmer to write a customized web import program or a stand-alone that wasn't integrated with GoldMine. They...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: MMM Leads

    MMM Leads is a Lead Generation company and specializes in franchise leads. MMM leads started as a small company with around 10 employees is now one of the fastest growing companies in the Lead Generation Industry. As the business started growing, Head of Business Development was processing more than 1000...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Domis Enterprises LLC

    Domis Enterprises LLC is a company dealing in drug testing programs. Domis Enterprises used to spend many hours in handling leads and information. The time, cost and effort have been more than equitable for their business purposes. They would work hard to obtain the information from various sources including purchased...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Construction Data Corp

    Construction Data Corp is one of the most respected project lead information service in United Stats. For Construction Data Corp, providing timely project lead information is very critical for achieving high client satisfaction. Internet provides a major chunk of lead information, but the challenge is in entering these leads into...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: Network for Living Abroad

    Network for Living Abroad, promotes www.livingabroad.com, the one stop-site for all new expats. The company uses ACT! to manage it customer database., but finds it difficult to enter web-leads into it. Weekly, it gets 50+ newsletter /e-zine subscription through email from its website. These leads are manually entered into ACT!...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    eGrabber Case Study: AlphaGraphics Inc.

    Alphagraphics - Corporate Headquarter office uses ACT! software to manage and build their franchise network. Alphagraphics receives almost all their new leads interested in learning more about owning a franchise via the Internet; they have several sites where businesses submit request form. With more than 100 requests coming every week,...

    Provided By eGrabber

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    It’s Time for Your Free Active Directory Health Check!

    Get to the root cause of your Active Directory performance issues with SolarWinds® Server & Application Monitor (SAM). SAM gives you the visibility needed to maintain peak performance for your applications, hardware and operating systems. With the new AppInsight for SQL feature, SAM helps eliminate blind spots by providing an...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Ditch Your Manual IP Address Tracking Spreadsheets

    IP address management via spreadsheets has many weaknesses and is quickly becoming outmoded. The fact is static spreadsheets are just no match for today’s dynamic networks. One great alternative to spreadsheets is a software solution like SolarWinds IP Address Manager. With IP Address Manager, you can migrate all your spreadsheets...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    How To Monitor Multicast

    Multicast is a special type of network traffic where packets are delivered to a group of destinations as a single transmission. Used for advanced network services such as multimedia distribution, finance, education, and desktop imaging just to name a few, multicasting is used primarily to improve the performance of your...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    How to Sell SSO to Your Customers

    On a daily basis, many of the service provider customers ask for help in selling Internet SSO to their customers. They know it provides ease of access and improves security, but communicating this to their customers can be a challenge. Ping Identity has developed a kit that allows the organization...

    Provided By Ping Identity

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    International Trade, Factor Mobility And The Persistence Of Cultural-institutional Diversity

    The authors present a model in which specialization and trade occur not as a result of exogenous differences in factor endowments or technologies, but because of endogenous differences in culture (preferences including social norms) and institutions (contracts). Goods differ in the kinds of contracts that are appropriate for their production,...

    Provided By University of Siena

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Marketing Resume Tips: Build Your Personal Brand

    As a marketing professional, you know the importance of branding a product or company. By applying this same strategy, you can use your resume to build your own brand to differentiate yourself from the competition (other job seekers), convey your value (how you benefit employers) and generate results (interviews). "Marketing...

    Provided By Monster Worldwide

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Best Practices For Relationship Marketing

    Marketing is shifting from a push to pull model and consumers are taking more control over what they view and how they view it. This shift in the marketing landscape means consumers are less likely to respond to mass media marketing strategies. To address this challenge, companies are turning to...

    Provided By WebTrends

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Business Brief: The Rise Of Relationship Marketing

    Messages, positioning and brands are suddenly in the hands of millions of people and largely beyond the marketer's control. With brands in the hands of consumers, organizations must approach customer engagement and acquisition in a whole new way. Marketing professionals are being forced into in a new era of communications,...

    Provided By WebTrends

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    An Overview of Data Warehousing and OLAP Technology

    Data warehousing and On-Line Analytical Processing (OLAP) are essential elements of decision support, which has increasingly become a focus of the database industry. Many commercial products and services are now available, and all of the principal database management system vendors now have offerings in these areas. Decision support places some...

    Provided By Microsoft Research

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Why Surveying Matters

    There are a few ways to listen to the clients. Most business owners, at least in the early stages, maintain contact with and speak with at least a few clients each week. This is a good start, but the author has found that it is not enough to speak with...

    Provided By iContact