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Discussing Leadership and Management with HCM Provider Lumesse’s Daniela Porr


TEC’s Raluca Druta spoke with Lumesse’s Daniela Porr, head of product management for the company’s talent management solution, about diversity and balance in leadership and management, and how these values have helped shape Lumesse’s offerings. Read on for an inside view from Porr’s experience with managers from Lumesse’s customer base.

leadership styles  and valuable insights on leadership from her interactions with Lumesse’s customers, and how Lumesse’s own flexible management styles are reflected in its solution’s flexibility. In the coming months I will be working on an HCM buyer’s guide which will feature further discussions about leadership and other related topics. Read More

Will Sage Group Cement Its SME Leadership with ACCPAC and Softline Acquisitions? Part Eight: More Challenges and User Recommendations


Best Software/Sage will remain a pragmatic company that delivers products based on a savvy understanding of its customers' needs and the competitive forces in the market, and on constant adaptability. It is still standing on top of the hill in many SME markets, and it is typically a much more difficult task for anyone to capture the hill than to defend it.

leadership styles  Group Cement Its SME Leadership with ACCPAC and Softline Acquisitions? Part Eight: More Challenges and User Recommendations Perils of Partnering In March, Best Software , Inc. , one of the leading current providers of integrated accounting, business management, human resources (HR)/payroll and fixed asset solutions for small and mid-sized companies in North America, announced that its parent company, UK-based The Sage Group plc (LSE: SGE.L), had completed the acquisition of ACCPAC International, Inc. ( Read More

TEC Vendor Note: Lectra, A Focused PLM Player


A brief introduction to Lectra, a specialized vendor in the CAD, CAM, and PLM industry, including history, product offerings, and achievements, as well as expectations and recommendations to the vendor’s future growth.

leadership styles  the company and the leadership demonstrated by the management team saved the company whenever there was an internal or external hardship. Although Lectra has had vertical, horizontal, and significant geographical expansions, the company’s move has always been built upon its core competency: the fashion industry. Today, after its expansion in other industries, about 60 percent of its revenues still come from the fashion sector. Lectra Product Portfolio As discussed previously, Lectra’s vertical Read More

QAD Pulling Through, Patiently But Passionately Part Five: Challenges


QAD still has to create greater market recognition and additional revenue. QAD admits it has been struggling to offer complete "across the board" functionality for larger companies, although the system supports multiple currencies and global tax management, and it is tailored to financial practices and requirements in major geographic markets, while the eB2 release features improved financial reporting and inter-company accounting.

leadership styles  to recover the technical leadership that it was in danger of losing. This concludes Part Five of a six-part note. Part One detailed the events. Part Two presented the company background. Parts Three and Four discussed the market impact. Part Six will make user recommendations. Read More

Stalled Oracle Fumbling For A Jump-Start Kit Part 3: Market Impact


Oracle remains a true IT powerhouse with fingers in many pies other than databases, such as application servers, and development tools, which ranks it as an enterprise infrastructure provider, together with SAP, IBM at a higher and, and Microsoft at the lower end of the market. However, Oracle may be getting very uncomfortable with how its protracted disappointing revenue results (possible the worst in a decade) jeopardizes its No. 2 position in the applications market. It seemed all but inconceivable over a year ago that PeopleSoft could be so close to snatching the No. 2 position from Oracle.

leadership styles  The time for trustworthy leadership and spotless execution within Oracle is long overdue. It is apparent that having set its sights on transforming itself into a total e-business solution provider, Oracle has painfully realized that it takes much more commitment and execution than a well-espoused marketing lip service. Furthermore, Oracle''s marketing is also out of sync with current buying patterns. Oracle still stubbornly emphasizes the end-to-end nature of its applications suite at a time when Read More

Compliant Manufacturing Operations in Life Sciences Companies: Compliant Operations to Lead the Competition


For many life sciences organizations, a key impediment to compliant manufacturing operations remains the disconnect between enterprise and plant systems. This results in unsynchronized business processes and inadequate use of resources, which in turn increases the risk of non-compliance and inadequate quality of finished products. Find out why simply connecting systems is not enough to fully overcome these challenges.

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Competency Management: the Compass for Strategic Talent Management


This white paper examines how to use a competency-based approach to build behaviors, skills, and knowledge. It explains how to integrate competencies into all phases of talent management to onboard, review, develop, motivate, and retain employees. It also shows the valuable contribution competencies can make in managing change and defusing turf battles that arise during downsizings, consolidations, and business reengineering.

leadership styles  example from the Plateau Leadership Competency Library showing how competencies and proficiency levels can be defined. Competency: Decisiveness Description : The ability to make firm and resolute decisions as the situation demands, especially in the face of adversity or in cases where there is no clear solution. Rating Characteristics (1) Limited Demonstrates some ability to exercise good judgment in situations where there are clear and straightforward answers Frequently seeks guidance from others when Read More

Can Brick & Mortar Leaders Be Brick & Click Leaders?


Merger mania, deregulation, and new technology are having far ranging impacts on organization, process, and technology integration in the financial services arena. But are leaders ready for the speed, innovation and risk management challenge brought on by e-commerce?

leadership styles  leaders must reassess critical leadership competencies. According to Results-Based Leadership, a TEC partner and recognized expert in leadership alignment systems, the move from bricks to clicks will require a new emphasis on competencies such as: Taking a strategic perspective - the ability to take a broad, long-term view of the business and its future and developing a distinctive focus and direction for the organization so that it will be able to outperform the competition and attract and excite Read More

US Senate Issues Scathing Report—$1 Billion ERP Implementation Lessons Learned


The United States Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations has issued its official report on the Air Force’s failed enterprise resource planning (ERP) system implementation. Read TEC analyst Ted Rohm's write-up of the report and see why this massive project failed.

leadership styles  software.   Lack of Leadership During Project—There was no individual in the Air Force chain of command responsible and accountable for the project from start to finish. The timeline below shows some five program executive officers over the course of the program. The lack of leadership meant that business process changes were not effectively pushed across the organization.   Inadequate Mitigation of Risks—Though these problems were identified early on in the program (circa 2004) when conducting a Read More

The Future CFO


Thanks to the massive amounts of data at our fingertips, businesses need more well-rounded talent in their finance departments. This brief infographic lists some financial leadership qualities.

leadership styles  infographic lists some financial leadership qualities. Read More

Equation Technologies


Equation Technologies is a value-added reseller (VAR) of integrated business management solutions for midsize companies, serving more than 200 customers with a team of accomplished business and software professionals. Equation Technologies is a member of the Sage Leadership Academy.

leadership styles  member of the Sage Leadership Academy. Read More

Improving and Expanding: The Road Ahead for a Drop-ship Facilitator


CommerceHub may be destined for leadership in collaborative planning, forecasting, and replenishment; trade promotions; new product design and introduction; sourcing and procurement; and so on. But given its current size and low global brand recognition, it is not there yet.

leadership styles  CommerceHub certainly has a leadership position in drop-shipping (although competition can also come from the likes of Vcommerce ), most leading retailers (prospective and existing customers) have to provide for diverse and possibly more complex fulfillment methods, while creating true multichannel experiences for consumers. This means seamless, ongoing personalized interactions throughout the shopping process, including promotions, gift or loyalty card integration, technical specialist availability at Read More

Mzinga’s OmniSocial Learning Platform Enables Global Change for TripAdvisor


Find out how leadership, technology, collaboration, and an agile business partnership created success for TripAdvisor’s global learning and development team.

leadership styles  TripAdvisor Find out how leadership, technology, collaboration, and an agile business partnership created success for TripAdvisor’s global learning and development team. Read More

SAP Keeps Traction On Some Tires Of Its Omni-Wheel-Drive Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations


SAP’s viability and its business applications market’s leadership remains unscathed, as the company remains rock-solid and will be the leader for a long time to come. While SAP has espoused one of the most compelling and promising collaborative-Commerce vision to-date, the ideal enablers of collaboration – it still has to prove to the market it can integrate and deliver, and satisfy the small and medium-size customer with quick implementations and nimble responses to problems.

leadership styles  its business applications market''s leadership remains unscathed, as the company remains rock-solid and will be the leader for a long time to come. It becomes quite difficult to find a case where SAP should not be included on at least an initial long list of vendors in a global enterprise applications selection, as the depth and breadth of mySAP.com''s offerings may be attractive to a wide range of companies, both industry- and size-wise. Existing SAP users should therefore evaluate maturing SAP CRM, PLM, Read More

Barry-Wehmiller International Resources


BWIR is a ‘Total Solutions’ provider representing the world’s leading software products for mid-market manufacturers.  Our unique business model enables us to offer global competence with local presence in the markets we serve. As part of the consulting platform of a US-based manufacturing and technology leader, BWIR has embraced Barry-Wehmiller’s people-centric leadership culture and values. BWIR delivers powerful business, engineering and enterprise solutions by striving for execution excellence in everything we do.  Fundamental to our model is the building of pro-active and insightful relationships that foster lasting partnerships.

leadership styles  has embraced Barry-Wehmiller’s people-centric leadership culture and values. BWIR delivers powerful business, engineering and enterprise solutions by striving for execution excellence in everything we do.  Fundamental to our model is the building of pro-active and insightful relationships that foster lasting partnerships. Read More