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B2B Demand Generation: How Successful Companies Are Improving Sales and Marketing Results


For decades, solution-selling and marketing methodologies have used the principle of identifying pains associated with business processes, in order to create urgency and demand for products and services. With the foundational premise that marketers need to drive more revenue while optimizing marketing investments, successful business-to-business (B2B) companies have focused on four critical pillars needed to optimize the lead-to-sale process.

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Using Demand to Modulate Consumer Packaged Goods Supply Networks


Traditionally, the consumer packaged goods supply has been driven to market mostly by upstream manufacturers. But progressive companies are realizing the enduring value of being driven by the market, and they are starting to use demand as a guiding light.

effective demand generation  added complexities and cost. Effective management of promotions and new product introductions Lack of communication or wider collaboration with retailers and distributors (as well as with internal teams) are significant factors in the less-than-stellar performance of CPG companies with respect to promotions and new product introductions. A number of CPG companies do not have formalized internal stage-gate processes to justify and effectively drive new product demand. Also, companies tend to focus more on Read More

Next-generation EDI: Time to Upgrade from Outdated Technology?


As a mid-market company, you’ve been using electronic data interchange (EDI) for a number of years. It saves time and money—and most importantly, your trading partners need you to. But new technologies offer a streamlined and cost-efficient approach to EDI. These capabilities mean you don’t have to settle for "workarounds," "good enough," or "my vendor left me no choice."

effective demand generation  if you''re using EDI effectively and realizing its full benefits in your operations and on your bottom line. INTRODUCTION As a mid-market company, you''ve been using EDI for a number of years. It saves you time and money, and most importantly, your trading partners need you to. But now it''s 2006 and time to take a fresh look at your EDI solution. New technologies offer a streamlined and cost-efficient approach to EDI. These capabilities, combined with the changes occurring in the enterprise software Read More

Customer Relationship Management and the Next Generation Network


Next generation networks may eventually allow us to interact with the world in a way compatible with how we live. This would have the greatest impact on our ability to add value to the people we do business with.

effective demand generation  not as efficient and effective as we''d like, and things still fall through the cracks. I get terrible cell phone coverage in my house, so when people try to reach me on my cell phone while I''m at home, they don''t get through and are forced to leave a voice mail or try my office. In some cases when I''m just not available, people will leave voice mails on both my mobile and office lines. If they are really trying to reach me they will also lob an e-mail to me, knowing I have a BlackBerry device. So at some Read More

Demand-Driven Strategies for Complex Manufacturing


Many manufacturing companies have adopted or are considering the adoption of a demand-driven strategy. However, if you want to be demand-driven, you aren’t going to achieve it without adopting many of the tools, techniques, and principles that commonly reside within all of them. Some philosophies require a more intense re-engineering of processes and products than others. This paper addresses the various components and strategies for becoming a demand-driven organization, and how Cincom’s solutions can help you achieve that goal.

effective demand generation  many bedfellows. We need effective ways of dealing with product and process management. We also need to optimize our inter- nal and external business processes, have an integrated and responsive supply chain and be able to execute production plans efficiently as demand dictates. Changing from a push to a pull -driven manufacturing world that is flexible, responsive and agile enough to meet cus- tomer demands is essential to the demand-driven environment. In building or maintaining your competitive Read More

5 Tips to Effective Succession Planning


Succession planning systems manage business risk and ensure leadership and critical role continuity across all levels of an organization. This field guide will explore five critical steps to ensure that you get the most out of your succession planning investments.

effective demand generation  Tips to Effective Succession Planning Succession planning systems manage business risk and ensure leadership and critical role continuity across all levels of an organization. This field guide will explore five critical steps to ensure that you get the most out of your succession planning investments. Read More

5 Tips to Effective Compensation Management


Compensation management systems automate and manage the planning, modeling, budgeting, analysis, and execution of enterprise-wide compensation plans. Organizations that have invested in these systems cite a number of significant benefits. This field guide will explore five critical steps to ensure that you get the most out of your compensation planning investments.

effective demand generation  Tips to Effective Compensation Management Compensation management systems automate and manage the planning, modeling, budgeting, analysis, and execution of enterprise-wide compensation plans. Organizations that have invested in these systems cite a number of significant benefits. This field guide will explore five critical steps to ensure that you get the most out of your compensation planning investments. Read More

SAP BusinessObjects BI, Now On-demand


Yesterday, SAP announced the release of the SAP BusinessObjects BI OnDemand solution. This new product will enable users with no previous experience with business intelligence (BI) applications to use a BI toolset with complete ease. It also will let users access and navigate through their on-demand and on-premise data by incorporating the complete set of BusinessObjects tools. This announcement

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CMMS Templates for Effective Implementations


Despite all of these great advances in our work environments the great majority of plants and industrial organizations continue to operate in a reactive state of maintenance. Why is this so? Today the functionalities of CMMS, or the technology to manage maintenance, have outstripped our abilities to do so in practice.

effective demand generation  Templates for Effective Implementations The Modern Maintenance Environment As we commence the 21st century the burden of providing maintenance services to any organization has grown successively more and more difficult. Yet the technologies to support us today are also greater and more advanced than they ever were. Today we have a greater knowledge base and range of technical and methodology based tools than we have ever possessed. The level of education has far surpassed the level that it was 30 Read More

Demand Generation Programs for Consultants


IT consulting is a tough business. No matter how good your services are, you can’t afford to wait for potential clients to take notice. You need to get the word out early, reach interested prospects, and let them know what your firm brings to the table. TEC can help. Our comprehensive programs for consultants include demand generation services that put you in touch with a global audience of IT decision makers from Fortune 1000, Global 2000, midsize, and small enterprises.

effective demand generation  Generation Programs for Consultants IT consulting is a tough business. No matter how good your services are, you can’t afford to wait for potential clients to take notice. You need to get the word out early, reach interested prospects, and let them know what your firm brings to the table. TEC can help. Our comprehensive programs for consultants include demand generation services that put you in touch with a global audience of IT decision makers from Fortune 1000, Global 2000, midsize, and small Read More

Mobility Management for Next-generation Networks


This paper highlights potential approaches for bringing together mobility technologies, and examines how these approaches contribute to resolving operator concerns about deploying services and combating congestion.

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Effective Labor Management Provides Big Payback


Find out how in top five reasons for a labor management project.

effective demand generation  workforce performance ? An effective labor management strategy helps you determine the amount of time employees spend doing unproductive work; how long it should take to do a specific task; the true capacity of your workforce; and where you need to focus your labor resources. The ability to identify and increase performance levels is a key benefit of a well-designed labor management model. Find out how in Top Five Reasons for a Labor Management Project . Learn how to work smarter . Download your PDF copy Read More

On-demand Retail Trade Partner Integration Provider Asserts its Expertise


SPS Commerce delivers on-demand Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) SCM solutions to address inefficiencies in the retail supply chain network. Find out why SPS’ latest tools are a cut above the rest and how they help improve the way suppliers, retailers, and other trading partners manage and fulfill orders. And get the inside story as TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down for a candid conversation with SPS’ Jim Frome.

effective demand generation  want a solution to effectively consolidate, distill, and channel information to supply chain managers and decision makers, who can use the information to drive efficiency, revenue growth, and profitability. The abundance of data produced by these processes, including data for fulfillment, sales, and inventory, is often inaccessible to trading partners for analysis in an on-premise software development. The data and related analytics are essential for optimizing the inventory and fulfillment process, and Read More

Next-generation Workforces


Less than one third of manufacturers can boast world-class employee engagement (the ability to “secure a competitive performance advantage by having superior systems in place to recruit, hire, develop, and retain talent”). Discover how workforce management systems can help manufacturers more effectively measure employee performance, direct human resources (HR), and leverage talent in order to compete effectively.

effective demand generation  can help manufacturers more effectively measure employee performance, direct human resources (HR), and leverage talent in order to compete effectively. Read More

Demand Planning: Optimizing Operations across the Supply Chain


Demand planning applications can help manufacturers establish baseline sales forecasts and perform analysis to improve resource usage. They can also help manufacturers optimize pricing capabilities and better understand their markets. Yet to get the most out of these tools, manufacturers must be willing to reorganize their planning processes—and to share the resulting insights with supply chain partners and customers.

effective demand generation  vehicle. If, however, an effective demand planning process had been in place, timely analysis of key factors including sharply rising gasoline prices and negative consumer attitudes toward the safety and environmental friendliness of SUVs would have prompted GM to scale back production of Hummers and other large SUVs, whose sales were hit the hardest in the first half of the year. Now, however, with the 2005 models ready to hit showroom floors, inventory-swamped dealers were understandably reluctant to Read More