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Why BI Is Ripe Now for Businesses of Any Size
Businesses of all sizes need real insight into operations and customers@to do their planning, forecasting, modeling, and adjusting based on data that’s current,

top home businesses  have support from the top - you cannot do without it. You'll have zero adoption, DeBenedetti says. And you have to have more than one or two executives. You have to go down to the next layers and make sure they're engaged, make sure they know that this really matters to them. You need to get someone in each of the functional areas to understand and champion the system. Collison says the key to the successful deployment of BI and EPM at Gallup has been getting the business decision-makers involved.

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PLM for the Fashion Industry

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) for Fashion is an evaluation model containing tailored PLM criteria and extra functionalities that serve the specificities of this industry in order to help fashion goods (including apparel, footwear, accessory and home fashion) manufacturers and retailers to achieve more efficient product development, lower cost, and better collaboration and control throughout the whole supply chain.  

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top home businesses  device to stay on top of finances while on the road Get in-depth business insights with reporting tools that analyze their business and industry trends to help them move their business forward The QuickBooks Online suite offers three different versions based on a small business' needs: QuickBooks Simple Start , QuickBooks Essentials , and QuickBooks Plus . Costs start as affordable as $15 per month. The traditional QuickBooks Desktop release is also doing well—it retains more than 90 percent of the Read More

Challenges of the Future: The Rebirth of Small Independent Retail in America


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