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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Writing Employee Performance Reviews For Underperformers

    Writing employee performance reviews can be tough, but writing a review for an underperformer can be a daunting task. Make sure you provide incentives to change. Explain what will happen in the employee does not meet the expectations laid out in the employee performance review, but also detail what will...

    Provided By Life123

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Targeted Marketing Campaigns Result in e-Commerce Sales Spikes of Up to 500% for $450 Million Tommy Bahama

    Tommy Bahama has 82 retail locations that offer upscale men's and women's apparel, accessories and gifts, as well as home furnishings. Tommy Bahama barely used its CRM (customer relationship management) module or the data it generated for six years. The advent of its e-commerce platform required the retailer to use...

    Provided By Epicor Software

  • Resource Center // Feb 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics NAV Test Drive

    Microsoft Dynamics? NAV is a line of customizable business management solutions that automates and streamlines financial, customer relationship, and supply chain processes. Microsoft Dynamics NAV offers growing businesses a powerful yet cost-effective solution that can be tailored for your company. It can support customization and add-in software to meet industry...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jul 2008

    The Challenge Of Customization: Bringing Operations And Marketing Together

    Established more than a decade ago, the program grew in complexity and costs, and more important, hampered the ability to respond quickly to changes in vaccine supply and demand balance. Applying leading commercial and governmental practices, the team conducted a comprehensive review and analysis of vaccine management activities at the...

    Provided By Booz Allen Hamilton

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Tomorrow's Supply Chain: Dynamic Trading Networks

    Rapid-fire innovations in electronic communications are coming together to create the next big thing in supply chain management. Dynamic trading networks offer the prospect of superior customer service, far lower handling and delivery costs, and business operations that are significantly more streamlined. Think of dynamic trading networks as information-enabled supply...

    Provided By Accenture

  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    Managed Hosting Provider Comparison Guide

    Download your FREE Managed Hosting Comparison Guide to learn: How leading hosting service providers compare in 10 critical categories How hosting services are priced for businesses of all sizes Supported operating environments and included software tools Hardware platforms used by each hosting service Security provisions to protect your critical...

    Provided By Web Hosting Unleashed

  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    Microsoft Dynamics Webcast: Advanced Distribution: Process Workflow Within Microsoft Dynamics GP (Level 200)

    There can be many moving parts within distribution operations. Consequently, it can be difficult to provide the needed control and standardized processes for fulfillment orders within distribution operations. The attendee of this webcast will learn how Microsoft Dynamics GP Advanced Distribution and Advanced Picking provide an efficient and easy way...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    When Is It Time to Move Away From Spreadsheets?

    When importers are first starting out, the most critical thing is selling product and getting it for a good price. When they are only moving a container or two a month, keeping track of their warehouse and/or in transit inventory is fairly simple. A few spreadsheets will do the trick...

    Provided By VISCO

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Pfizer Australia - CRM Package Boosts Tendering Capabilities for Pharmaceuticals Distributor

    Pfizer Australia is a major supplier of medicines and medical products to Australia's hospitals and healthcare groups. When the company's biggest customers put major contracts up to tender, Pfizer's nine key account managers need to compile large amounts of data in order to respond competitively - pricing and discount information...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Synchronize Supply Chain Inventories to Minimize Excess Stock, Outages, and the "Bullwhip Effect"

    The global nature of supply chains makes it difficult to accurately view, replenish, and move stock inventory. Many traditional systems rely on reorder point replenishment and large batch processing - without considering fluctuations in demand or variations in replenishment lead time. This causes stock outs or excess inventories that frustrate...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Logistics Company Boosts Productivity With Familiar Desktop Applications

    Raben Ukraine, part of Raben Group, provides services such as warehousing, customs clearance, international and national distribution, and logistics services for fresh products. When dealing with time-sensitive deliveries, employees have to produce shipping documents quickly. The company's open-source software was cumbersome to use and incompatible with common file formats used...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Humber College Speeds Application Deployment With Virtualization

    Located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Humber College is a polytechnic secondary-education institution with three main campuses. It has an active enrollment of 74,000 students. Humber College serves more than 19,000 full-time and 55,000 part-time students in Ontario, Canada. With 60 computer labs and more than 80 operating system images, the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    How To Sell Stuff Online - Earn Money To Sell Stuff Online

    There are endless possibilities to learn how to sell stuff online, but getting help from dropshipping directories is the best option, available. It is a global phenomenon, as it can be done for any target market or region and is your answer to the question of how to sell stuff...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Open Online Store - Information You Need To Know To Open Online Store

    Another great way to sell your crafts is to open an Online Store. It is a great way to keep your crafts continuously on the internet. You can keep track of visits, see which crafts do well, and have buyers from all over the world if you choose! If you...

    Provided By Article Slide

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Plant Engineering Services

    Plant Engineering Services is a part of Redema group. It is a TS 16949 certified company promoted by machine tool professionals with over 35 years of experience. Plant Engineering Services was using a standalone legacy accounting system. One of the main challenges for the company was that the four manufacturing...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: DE Controls

    DE Controls was using a standalone system; this made it difficult to have real-time visibility of the overall inventory (especially finished goods). As the inventory was manually maintained it was difficult to track the stocks that were returned from various regions. Valuation of stock on a real-time basis for raw...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Ramco Systems Case Study: Distilleries

    The geographical distance between corporate office and factory locations made it extremely difficult for the top management of the leading distiller to track production, inventory, sales, and cash flow on a day-day-to-day basis. Moreover, there were different stand-alone software packages for accounting and inventory management. The company wanted an ERP...

    Provided By Ramco Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Work smarter. Not harder.

    Today we share information faster and farther than ever before. Despite this, 42% of people make decisions based on wrong information every week. This brochure from IBM? will show you how to join the smart revolution and create a more productive, efficient and sustainable world. Learn more.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jul 2009

    Work smarter to remain competitive and keep up with customer demands

    This webcast, "Untangle Your Connectivity Infrastructure ? Free Up Your Cost," shows how IBM SOA solutions and IBM WebSphere? untangle costly and debilitating complexities associated with connecting and integrating applications, services, and processes spread throughout the organization. The result is business agility and cost optimization.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jun 2009

    Better Customer Service with a Decision-Oriented Enterprise

    Watch the webcast to learn about the benefits of a decision-oriented enterprise, the market drivers, and how you can make your business decision driven.

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    How To Open A Store Online - Learn How To Open A Store Online

    It is quite easier to learn how to open an online store, and for this matter you can always take help from the Internet. First of all, keep in mind that your store will be focusing on a specific niche market, where you need to be proactive in order to...

    Provided By Article Slide

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    National Wireless Phone Distributor Streamlines Operations With Flexible ERP Solution

    Celluphone, a leading wireless phone distributor based in Los Angeles, California, was experiencing growing pains with its financial and warehouse systems. These systems were not integrated and lacked the functionality to adequately support the company's multicompany business model. Recognizing that its systems could not scale to meet growth goals, the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    IBM Government 2020 Paper

    Read how six evolving global drivers will impact the future of state, local and federal governments, and learn how to create a plan to be better prepared to address the resulting mix of opportunities and unexpected threats. Click here for your complimentary copy of the IBM Government 2020 and the...

    Provided By IBM

  • Resource Center // Jun 2009

    A Planet of smarter cities

    As populations grow at a fast clip, they are stressing our city infrastructures. Smarter transportation, policing, governance and grids promise relief to urban areas.

    Provided By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Advertising Manager Cover Letter

    An advertising manager cover letter shows the hiring manager that the job hunter knows what is required of someone who must manage an advertising agency, overseeing client orders, making sure deadlines are met on time, and working closely with advertising personnel. All advertising manager cover letters should include pertinent professional...

    Provided By Job Bank USA

  • Webcasts // Aug 2009

    Audiocast: Choosing Google Apps over Microsoft Exchange

    Duralee is a 400-person, fast-growing decorative fabrics company. When CIO Bill Kelly joined the company, he knew he'd have to switch out its aging messaging infrastucture and assumed he'd go with Microsoft Exchange. He'd been a longtime Microsoft Exchange customer and understood its capabilities - so when he made the...

    Provided By Google

  • Resource Center // Jul 2009

    Work in real time, around the world or across the room

    The market moves fast. Is your midsize business ready to move with it? A new breed of collaboration tools makes it possible for employees and partners to work together as efficiently as if they were all in the same place?no matter where in the world they work. This article shows...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Talent Management Firm Recruits FAST Search Technology

    Hudson is one of the leading specialist recruitment and talent management companies in the world. The company employs more than 3,300 professionals, serving clients and candidates in more than 20 countries. Hudson prides itself on providing unparalleled service and value to its clients. From single placements to outsourced solutions, the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Oracle Master Data Management: Executive Overview

    Fragmented inconsistent Product data slows time-to-market, creates supply chain inefficiencies, results in weaker than expected market penetration, and drives up the cost of compliance. Fragmented inconsistent Customer data hides revenue recognition, introduces risk, creates sales inefficiencies, and results in misguided marketing campaigns and lost customer loyalty. "Product" and "Customer" are...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Ingersoll Rand Increases Business Agility With Microsoft Online Services

    Ingersoll-Rand Company Limited is a $13 billion global diversified industrial corporation. The company conducts manufacturing and assembly operations in 29 plants in the United States; 31 plants in Europe; 14 plants in Asia; 6 plants in Latin America and 1 plant in Canada. The Ingersoll Rand portfolio represents a family...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Woot.com Increased Ad Revenue More Than 3x by Optimizing With Google AdSense

    Woot, Inc. began life as a wholesale distribution company in the early 1990s, selling a variety of products to retailers in large volume. If it's a popular item in particularly limited supply, it may sell out within hours, or even minutes. If not, or if it's a relatively expensive item,...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Google Case Study: Univision Online

    Univision Online, Inc. is the interactive division of Univision Communications Inc. (NYSE:UVN), the premier Spanish-language media company in the United States. Maximizing revenue from its popular online property is one of Univision's chief goals. In addition to boosting revenues, Univision Online sought to ensure that they delivered ads that were...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Generation Y: A Highly Productive Resource For Oil And Gas Companies

    The economic downturn is a good time to prepare and develop this powerhouse of the global economy. In many ways, Gen Yers in the oil and gas sector are like their counterparts in other industries. They are enthusiastic, engaged, and eager to make a meaningful contribution. Oil and gas companies...

    Provided By Deloitte Development

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Telephone Number Management in Oracle Communications Unified Inventory Management

    In most countries, regulatory authorities have plenary authority over telecommunications numbering resources. These organizations create regulations to control the allocation, reservations, and utilization of Telephone Numbers (TNs) once they are released to Communication Service Providers (CSPs). Oracle's Communication Unified Inventory Management (UIM) Telephone Number Management module provides a flexible platform...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Case Studies // Jul 2009

    Korea's Rail Operator Accelerates Sales With Cashless Payments on Its Trains

    As Korea's rail operator, Korail has a responsibility to ensure passengers reach their destinations on time and in the greatest comfort possible. The company has worked hard to achieve rapid journeys for its customers, leading to the landmark launch of the KTX high speed trains in 2004. However with cashless...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Executive Update: IBM System z and Web 2.0 deliver value together

    This update explains how IBM? System z? customers with IBM WebSphere? Portal 6.1 software are better positioned to leverage Web 2.0 technologies. With version 6.1 you can deploy applications across your enterprise, reduce costs and increase flexibility with workloads centralized on System z servers.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    On Demand Teleconference: Managing Large Objects with DB2 for z/OS

    This teleconference explains how the IBM? DB2? Administration Tool and IBM DB2 Utilities Suite for z/OS? can help you manage LOBs efficiently and effectively. We'll cover the types of activities that a DBA performs to manage a DB2 environment with LOBs and discuss some common administrative functions.

    Provided By IBM

  • Presentations // Jan 2010

    Microsoft Dynamics® CRM Online Customer Montage

    In this 3 minute video, two Microsoft Dynamics? CRM Online customers discuss how this new software service is not only helping them be more effective in their sales and marketing groups, but is also being adapted and customized to offer solutions well beyond what CRM is typically used for.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Responding to Today's Demands with a Dynamic Infrastructure

    Listen to this webcast to hear IBM executives and clients discuss a host of new offerings that deliver and support a dynamic infrastructure. Register and receive a complimentary e-kit.

    Provided By IBM Corp.

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Smarter Products: The Building Blocks for a Smarter Planet

    Businesses are delivering a new generation of smarter products that are increasingly instrumented, interconnected and intelligent - enabled through software.

    Provided By IBM Corp.