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December 6, 2012
One of the most common demands from brand managers and CMOs is the ability to access good quality traffic at scale. The problem is that all too often, it is hard to differentiate
Business intelligence (BI) software has existed for more than two decades. It mainly supports executive decision makers and a subset of strategic analysts. Traditional BI solutions have usually not been available to line-of-business managers and frontline employees or to external stakeholders like suppliers or customers. The next horizon for BI involves deploying applications along with […]
They’re everywhere. The terms “Business Intelligence,” “Business Performance Management,” “Dashboards” and “Scorecards” are featured in books, magazines, newspapers and industry publications. Many executives fear that executing a performance management or business intelligence strategy will be prohibitive – too costly and disruptive to yield results. But to stay competitive and continue to grow, companies need to […]
Its hard to react quickly to the ever-changing business environment. Thats why the most successful companies are those that have intensified their focus on planning. Managers in these companies establish budgets and forecasts, rigorously measure performance against these plans, evaluate alternative scenarios, take quick action based on informed decisions and re-forecast accordingly. But most companies […]
IMPROVE BUSINESS SUCCESS VIA BETTER DECISION MAKING Fortune 500 companies understand the value of performance management for aligning people and strategy across the enterprise. But for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), value must be balanced against cost. Is performance management a good investment for the SMB enterprise? In a word, yes. Performance management helps SMB […]
Aset of “mega trends” is reshaping the way businesses of all sizes must operate in order to succeed in a rapidly changing marketplace. These trends – including globalization, commoditization, worker dispersion, consumerism and the advent of Web 2.0 – are changing customer expectations and buying behaviors. They are changing sourcing and channel strategies. They are also changing the pace at which companies must make decisions and even shift directions.
Telecommunications expense management has been an issue for many years for businesses using wireline services such as switched voice, frame relay, dedicated T1s and DSL. Vendors and consultancies with solutions to help companies plan, monitor and control data and voice service and equipment expenditures and inventory have developed into a unique ecosystem. Their models range […]
CHALLENGE Central Maine Healthcare (CMHC) is a midsize integrated healthcare delivery organization serving approximately 400,000 residents in central and western Maine. CMHC’s acute care facilities include its flagship hospital Central Maine Medical Center (CMMC) in Lewiston, Bridgton Hospital, Rumford Hospital, plus CMHC affiliates that provide various outpatient and clinical services and maintain residential care facilities. […]