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PPM for Professional Services Automation
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A business practice that assists organizations to align their portfolio of projects with their business strategy. Professional services automation (PSA) refers to a system designed to streamline an...
 

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Multi-channel Service Delivery: Getting Customers the Service they Want, Where, and When they Want It
While today’s best-in-class organizations do leverage multiple channels to eliminate unnecessary dispatches or service calls, they are most interested in

it professional business service  and When they Want It While today’s best-in-class organizations do leverage multiple channels to eliminate unnecessary dispatches or service calls, they are most interested in enveloping their customers with the right level of service information via the channels where customers prefer to receive such information. Learn how connecting with customers allows these companies to outperform their peers in key customer-facing and financial metrics.

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PPM for Professional Services Automation RFI/RFP Template

Portfolio and Project Management, Resource Planning and Scheduling, Opportunity, Contact, and Contract Management, Time and Expense Management, Financial Management, Budgeting, Costing, and Billing... Get this template

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