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IT Investment Decision Making: Getting to "Yes"


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own investment decisions itc  Optimal Investment Decision , Own Investment Decisions , Optimum Investment Decision , Personal Investment Decisions , Project Investment Decisions . Many technology sales cycles get bogged down in the IT department. Whilst it is unlikely that a sale will get anywhere without buy in from IT management, their approval is no guarantee of final success. Getting to “yes” requires accessing and influencing other key decision makers especially those in the finance department. And along the way, there are Read More

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own investment decisions itc  develop and manage their own IT capability, across a broad spectrum of activities. C&C believes that in order to deliver successful IT projects within any business requires more than a simple choice of technology, it must cover the following aspects: An understanding and interpretation of the business plan and requirements A clear IT strategy The ability to objectively source and select technology solutions For each activity a clear scope, budget and set of requirements Clear definition of roles & Read More

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own investment decisions itc  specialised knowledge in their own staff, channels and customers. Products are developed and designed by technical experts with a multiplicity of features included, which are often presented as benefits. Most will have merit, and will generally be assessed by the in-house technology team, but this is not the best way to design great systems. Business needs should be identified first and used to set the design criteria. End the ''build versus buy'' argument . The capabilities required for enterprise-ready, Read More

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HR Analytics: Driving Return on Human Capital Investment


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