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Sales Force Performance
Understanding market drivers is key to managing customer behavior. To do this, organizations must state and qualify their assumptions about the real drivers of

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  software vendors have positioned sales force automation (SFA) as a means to shorten the sales cycle. Although it is true that SFA can introduce mechanisms that encourage follow-through on deals, it is absolutely ridiculous to assume that software alone is going to somehow magically reduce the length of the sales cycle. For every purchase decision there is a corresponding buy decision on the part of the customer. The most effective way to shorten the sales cycle is to reduce the buy cycle. Understanding Read More
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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

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SaaS-ing the Manufacturing Opportunity
The software as a service (SaaS) delivery model is here to stay, and most vendors have noticed. Recently, the endorsement for SaaS in the realm of manufacturing

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  in the realm of sales force automation (SFA), users have often shown a preference for simpler and inexpensive, “good enough” SaaS offerings over the underused (but much riskier) offerings from traditional counterparts (see Application Erosion: Eating Away at Your Hard Earned Value ). Further, although it is arguable that on-demand software and services are not necessarily a cheaper total cost of ownership (TCO) option in the long run, they seem much less expensive and less capital-intensive in the Read More
Quote-to-order: The Major Players in the Manufacturing Arena
The latest generation of quote-to-order systems uses knowledge-based software to help reduce an organization’s dependence on its highly skilled experts. The

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  the need for less sales force and partner training. Knowledge management might be the most important asset of the value chain, and the way it is captured and packaged must be clear to everyone. Improved market intelligence—by integrating the configurator with marketing analysis data mining tools. In this way, an organization can better understand what drives customer decision making, as well as what the customer's preferences are from an option standpoint. Organizations also have the ability to Read More
Reference Guide to Discrete Manufacturing ERP Software Functions and Features
This reference guide provides insight into the discrete manufacturing ERP features and functions currently available on today’s market. It will help you

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  campaign and leads management, sales force automation, customer service, etc. Most ERP solutions cover basic CRM functionality, including functionality for electronic commerce (online catalogs, Web-based interfaces for orders) and CRM (interfacing with phone systems, personal digital assistants [PDAs], e-mail tools, etc.). Order Entry Order entry functionality refers to the ability to create orders manually or automatically, including validation rules (for instance, a US customer should not be able to Read More
Managing Lean Manufacturing Using Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009
A supply chain management system (SCM) is a critical success factor for implementing lean manufacturing. The SCM system helps define product structure, costing

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  time increments associated with sales and operations planning, and the resulting supply orders, represent a blunt instrument that does not support the details of day-to-day coordination required by demand pull techniques. A second argument is that many SCM/ERP software packages lack the new constructs such as kanbans needed to support lean manufacturing. These limitations have often necessitated the use of manual systems, such as physical containers or cards to represent kanbans and a manually maintained Read More
Training for the Many… Learning for the One: How Successful Organizations Recognize the Difference and Use Technology to Deliver Both
Winston Churchill once said, “Personally, I’m always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.” Formal training and informal learning can be

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Process Manufacturing Software: A Primer
This article defines process manufacturing; discusses its formulation, packaging, and pricing issues; talks about interfaces; and provides cautions and caveats.

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  volume discounts, regional discounts, sales territory discounts, percent off, and rebates are fairly standard and should be handled without major modifications. However, if you price goods based on the phases of the moon, Jupiter rising, and the mating habits of an adult baboon, this is not considered straight forward. Consequently, the pricing engine of the ERP software must be thoroughly examined to ensure that your common as well as complex pricing algorithms can be accommodated. Understand that your Read More
Process Manufacturing: Industry Specific Requirements Part Three: Textiles
As with any manufacturing operation, process manufacturing has special system requirements such as formulas, unit of measure conversions, and packaging recipes.

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Customer Relationship Manufacturing: the Symbiosis of Sales and Manufacturing
The departments within a company are like the children in a family: the owner, chief executive officer (CEO), or any other decision maker in the company, has a

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  Manufacturing: the Symbiosis of Sales and Manufacturing The departments within a company are like the children in a family: the owner, chief executive officer (CEO), or any other decision maker in the company, has a favorite department—in somewhat the same way that parents tend to have a favorite child. Not having children of my own, I did some research on the topic and found this very interesting article on a study about the burying beetle ( Nicrophorus vespilloides ), an insect that seems to have a Read More
ERP for Manufacturing (SMB)
TEC@s new ERP for Manufacturing (SMB) evaluation model targets the software requirements of small and medium enterprises. If your organization doesn@t have many

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  resources, purchasing, quality, and sales management functionality. Read More
Prepared for the Road Ahead: A Solution for Electronic Toll Collection
With the number of vehicles worldwide expected to triple in the next few decades, the toll collection market will need to adapt to meet demand. Increasing

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Five Steps to Better Sales Performance: How to Coach Your Sales Team to Higher Performance
A giant gap exists in most organizations between the highest performing sales reps and everyone else. Much depends on the critical role of sales managers. This

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  Steps to Better Sales Performance: How to Coach Your Sales Team to Higher Performance A giant gap exists in most organizations between the highest performing sales reps and everyone else. Much depends on the critical role of sales managers. This paper reveals the proven methods the best sales managers rely on to close the sales performance gap between average performers and all-stars. Read more about the key sales performance behaviors you can put into practice to transform your sales teams. Read More
Discrete Manufacturing-Industrial Equipment Manufacturing (based on Dynamics AX)
Special industry machinery manufacturing is considered one of the most demanding segments of discrete manufacturing, in part because every machine you

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How to Choose a Manufacturing System
If you’ve worked for more than one manufacturing company, you know that each one is different. Different processes, systems, problems—all these variations mean

sales force automation article for product manufacturing  211 percent! Plus, their sales department reports that they are winning more bids now that they have accurate production cost information, enabling them to be more competitive. Because the second consultant did his homework, this company will continue to benefit from new features and improvements in the software.   Overtime costs During implementation, you and your staff will have more work than usual. You may have to hire temporary employees to handle some administrative tasks or ask for overtime from Read More

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