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Special Report on Strategic Planning Inside Higher Ed
Inside Higher Ed's new report, "Smart, Succinct and Agile: Strategic Planning in an Age of Uncertainty," is an introduction and in-depth resource for ...
Strategic planning shapes city Bismarck Tribune
The city's last strategic plan is what brought curbside recycling and small community parks within new neighborhoods to Bismarck.
The Top 6 Steps Of Strategic Planning Forbes
Running a business without a strategic plan is like driving across the country blindfolded without a map. This post will give you the step-by-step process to ...
New strategic plan will outline university priorities over five-year term - News - The Rockefeller University Newswire
New strategic plan will outline university priorities over five-year term - News The Rockefeller University Newswire
As science evolves, so must its institutions. “Successful organizations take time to evaluate their priorities, review their processes, and ensure that they are ...
NJ Begins Strategic Planning for Murphy's Offshore-Wind Goals NJ Spotlight
Plan is in the works but hopes of quick results probably are optimistic given the time it will take to build a supply chain and infrastructure.
Westby School Board discusses strategic planning for student achievement La Crosse Tribune
A special Westby Board of Education meeting was held Monday to discuss strategic planning for the district. Kathleen Cooke PhD and Michael Gallagher of ...
Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation: 4-Day Training Course GlobeNewswire
Dublin, Dec. 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...
Banking Industry Must Move from 'Strategic Planning' to Real Action The Financial Brand
Strategic planning efforts at most financial institutions lack one thing ... a commitment to change that can generate the results desired.
Superintendent Haworth to present strategic planning process at VCSC parent network meeting tonight - Terre Haute Tribune Star
Superintendent Haworth to present strategic planning process at VCSC parent network meeting tonight Terre Haute Tribune Star
Vigo County schools Superintendent Robert Haworth will present his strategic planning process during a 6 p.m. meeting tonight of the Vigo County School Corp.
4-Day Training Course on Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation - ResearchAndMarkets.com - Associated Press
4-Day Training Course on Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation - ResearchAndMarkets.com Associated Press
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 7, 2018--The “Successful Strategic Planning and Implementation” training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...
Pittsburg Community Schools begins strategic planning process - News Pittsburg Morning Sun
PITTSBURG — Pittsburg Community schools are partnering with the wider community to begin a strategic planning process. The district has not completed a ...
Ruby's vision for Huntington earns him five more years Chillicothe Gazette
Decision on future of the school's campus is among the issues the superintendent is expected to face over the coming years.
Moore Chamber Unveils New Strategic Plan | Business Southern Pines Pilot
What does the future look like for the Moore County Chamber of Commerce? A new three-year strategic plan envisions bold strides and some experimentation to ...
Virginia Tourism Corporation announces development of new statewide strategic plan - Augusta Free Press
Virginia Tourism Corporation announces development of new statewide strategic plan Augusta Free Press
Virginia Tourism Corporation is working to develop a long-term strategic plan to help increase tourism visitation and spending across the Commonwealth.
Ithaca Schools Superintendent Provides K-12 Insights to IC Strategic Planning Process - Ithaca College
Ithaca Schools Superintendent Provides K-12 Insights to IC Strategic Planning Process Ithaca College
Ithaca College trustee Luvelle Brown presented on how trends in K-12 education will affect IC in the future.
SBE Launches Strategic Planning Task Groups Radio World
The Society of Broadcast Engineers has formed five working groups tasked with initiatives that will help the society to attract, grow and retain membership, ...
2019 U.S. Eventing Team Strategic Plan Revealed at USEA Convention - United States Eventing Association
2019 U.S. Eventing Team Strategic Plan Revealed at USEA Convention United States Eventing Association
Erik Duvander revealed the 2019 Land Rover U.S. Eventing Team Strategic Plan in the USEF High Performance Athletes Open Forum today. The mission of the ...
Framingham library to expand McAuliffe lot, draft strategic plan MetroWest Daily News
The library is eyeing city-owned land between McAuliffe and the Nobscot Plaza for a parking lot expansion. The project, estimated to cost $177000, would add ...
CTAE director making plans for strategic plan | Local News Brunswick News
Glynn County Schools is in the midst of growing its Career Technical Agriculture Education, or CTAE, programs system-wide.
Massena Central School superintendent provides update on strategic plan initiatives - WatertownDailyTimes.com
Massena Central School superintendent provides update on strategic plan initiatives WatertownDailyTimes.com
MASSENA — Student attendance continues to be one of the priorities as part of this year's Massena Central School District strategic plan. “I think we've started ...
Strategic planning for boosting organisational performance despite political and economic turmoil - ft.lk
Strategic planning for boosting organisational performance despite political and economic turmoil ft.lk
Modern strategic planning is all about winning a highly competitive game whose rules can change almost overnight. It is all about having the courage to modify ...
Community invited to P-R school districts strategic planning meetings Tribune-Review
Pine-Richland parents, students, staff and community members are invited to the district's second strategic planning town hall meeting, from which they have two ...
Rhinelander school board addresses facility needs, strategic planning Starjournalnow
BY EILEEN PERSIKE Editor Elementary students in Rhinelander may be attending a school in the fall that is closer to where they live. The School District of ...
NCAR Strategic Plan UCAR
A new strategic plan is being drafted during fiscal year 2019. Please join us at one or both of these opportunities to provide your feedback.
City Council mulls contract for comprehensive plan Freeport Journal-Standard
FREEPORT — The Freeport City Council on Monday discussed potentially contracting a firm to develop a comprehensive plan to move the city forward.
Strategic plans help entities prepare News Letter Journal
Alexis Barker NLJ Reporter While the purpose of a strategic plan may vary depending on the entity, the overall idea is to outline the overall direction of an entity ...
Bexley school district gets to specifics, unveils strategic plan ThisWeek Community News
The Bexley City School District is continuing to seek the community's input and participation in its first strategic plan in more than a decade, Superintendent ...
Cal State Long Beach Turns to Crowdsourcing for Next Strategic Plan Campus Technology
California State University Long Beach is turning to online crowdsourcing to help map out its future. Using a platform developed by game designer and ...
Parking and transportation seeks input for strategic planning AroundtheO
Regardless of how people commute to campus — by car, bike, bus or foot — the UO Department of Parking and Transportation invites comments while ...
Strategic planning NewsDay
THE year is coming to an end and the Zimbabwe budget for 2019 has been tabled. A budget gives us a skeletal and panoramic view of what must or can be ...
2040 Strategic Plan and 2019-2023 Business and Management Plan WebWire
2040 Strategic Plan The Strategic Plan brings a new vision of an integrated energy company, aligned with the needs and the evolution of society's habits that will ...
Town Hall on Strategic Plan rescheduled for Jan. 23 Penn State News
On Jan. 23, Penn State Provost Nick Jones will host a Town Hall meeting for the University community to discuss the University's 2016-2020 Strategic Plan, “Our ...
ICC asks for public input on strategic planning process KSNF/KODE - FourStatesHomepage.com
A Southeast Kansas community college needs your help to build a plan for the future.
Strategic Planning for Nonprofits: Focusing on What Matters Fauquier Times
Strategic planning makes your mission actionable by answering the essential questions of “what we do” and “why we do it”. And the process doesn't have to be ...
Hunterdon County Planning Board OKs Open Space Strategic Plan NJ.com
The Hunterdon County Planning Board on Dec. 6 adopted the county's Open Space Strategic Plan, which creates the goals of preserving 4,000 more acres of ...
Global Strategic Planning Software Market Penetration, Size, Share, Expansion and Segmentation by 2022 - Journal of Industry
Global Strategic Planning Software Market Penetration, Size, Share, Expansion and Segmentation by 2022 Journal of Industry
With the slowdown in world economic growth, the Strategic Planning Software industry has also suffered a certain impact, but still maintained a relatively ...
County officials discuss strategic plan for growth | Local News Weatherford Democrat
The Parker County commissioners approved a contract this week to start the strategic planning process in preparation of growth.
Planning a successful TCFD project: Climate strategy GreenBiz
Part Two of a three-part series. Part One can be found here. If the key stakeholders are genuinely committed to TCFD disclosures that support the objectives of ...
Stephenville launches strategic planning process The Western Star
The Town of Stephenville is beginning its strategic plan development through a citizen engagement process called “Shape Our Future.” According to a prepared ...
IREDD Strategic Planning Confab Ends in Careysburg Liberian Daily Observer
The management and staff of the Institute for Research and Democratic Development (IREDD) on Wednesday, November 28, ended a seminar on a five-year ...
Workforce board discusses future strategic planning | News Glasgow Daily Times
GLASGOW — Robert Boone, president and CEO of the South Central Workforce Development Board, spoke about future plans during the board's meeting ...
State fair commission reviews strategic plan Plainsman
HURON – From major projects like replacing the sheep barn to ongoing ones upgrading electrical systems, South Dakota State Fair commissioners have ...
BU task force begins strategic planning for next decade Daily Free Press
Boston University students walk down Commonwealth Avenue. The BU Strategic Planning Task Force is developing a vision for the university in the year 2030.
Findings for NBPD's new strategic plan to be unveiled SouthCoastToday.com
NEW BEDFORD — The findings of a new strategic plan for the New Bedford Police Department will be revealed Monday, city and police officials said.The plan ...
Second YSD Strategic Planning Meeting Set For Dec. 18 Yankton Daily Press
The second Yankton School District Forward 2024 Strategic Planning Meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, in the Yankton High School Commons.
Corcoran head focuses on fostering community, setting strategic plan GW Hatchet
Sethi said he's focusing this year on outlining a strategic plan, collaborating with the D.C. community and hiring more faculty.
Letter: Thank You For Attending the Future Summit at Harford Community Baltimore Sun
Dianna G. Phillips, President of Harford Community College, writes: "I want to thank everyone who attended the Future Summit, from leaders in local business ...
Elmwood Park launches Strategic Planning Committee | Local News Journal Times
ELMWOOD PARK — The Elmwood Park Village Board has given the green light for the village administrator to launch a strategic planning process ...
Tourism group open to working with Stephenville on strategic planning The Western Star
Scott Ryan was impressed with the conversation aimed at tourism during a community engagement session on tourism, culture and recreation this week.
SBU president outlines strategic planning timeline during first trustees meeting The Pathway
BOLIVAR — Southwest Baptist University President Eric A. Turner told the University's Board of Trustees during its meeting Tuesday, Oct. 16, to expect a ...
Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: DoD Should Integrate Strategic Comsatcom Acquisition Into FY 2020 Budget Planning - ExecutiveBiz
Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch: DoD Should Integrate Strategic Comsatcom Acquisition Into FY 2020 Budget Planning ExecutiveBiz
Rebecca Cowen-Hirsch of Inmarsat Government has said leaders at the Department of Defense must incorporate procurement and funding for operations and ...
WPP to be 'creative transformation company' as strategy review focuses on growth - Agencies - MM&M - Medical Marketing and Media - Medical Marketing and Media
WPP to be 'creative transformation company' as strategy review focuses on growth - Agencies - MM&M - Medical Marketing and Media Medical Marketing and Media
New chief executive Mark Read has unveiled plans to simplify WPP by focusing on four areas: communications, experience, commerce and technology.
TGS creates seven-year strategic plan, aims for measurable changes The Daily Northwestern
The Graduate School Dean Teresa Woodruff early last month announced Vision 2025, a seven-year strategic plan to implement tangible improvements in TGS ...
USPTO Releases 2018-2022 Strategic Plan | McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP JD Supra
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has released its 2018-2022 Strategic Plan, the first under new Director Andrew Iancu. Director Iancu provides an ...
Petrobras publishes 2040 Strategic Plan World Pipelines
Petrobras reports that its Board of Directors has approved, in a meeting held on 4 December, the 2040 Strategic Plan and the 2019 - 2023 Business and ...
City redefines goals through new strategic plan Bouldercityreview
City Council is hoping to vote on its new strategic plan in December after hearing from the community and the consulting firm helping with the project.
Businessman Blaine Hussey impressed with Stephenville strategic planning process The Western Star
Blaine Hussey said a citizen engagement process held as part of the Town of Stephenville development of a strategic plan was an excellent exercise. The first ...
Bendapudi seeks insight for long-term strategic plan Louisville Cardinal Online
By Joseph Lyell —. With six months of leading the University of Louisville under her belt, President Neeli Bendapudi is beginning to build a long-term strategic ...
Priorities emerge as Schenectady district moves toward strategic plan The Daily Gazette
SCHENECTADY -- Smaller class sizes, increased behavioral support, greater staff diversity and more expansive academic opportunities are emerging as top ...
Planning For Expansion or Relocation in 2019? Inside INdiana Business
Given the strength of today's economy, business relocations and expansions that were once few and far between are now much more common. Businesses ...
President Robert Robbins outlines 10-year road map for UA's future Arizona Daily Star
The University of Arizona has a new road map for the future, one that calls for billions in new spending to build on the school's strengths, tackle its weaknesses ...
Inside Bob Bakish’s Aggressive Turnaround Plan for Viacom Variety
Bob Bakish has worked to stabilize and prop up the beleaguered Viacom — but the future remains uncertain for the CEO and the company.
NE10 Announces Strategic Plan: Embracing Excellence - Stonehill Stonehill College Athletics
STRATEGIC PLAN: Embracing Excellence (PDF). MANSFIELD, Mass. - Northeast 10 Conference Commissioner Julie Ruppert today released the Conference's ...
Digital initiatives earn the CIO a top seat at the strategic planning table Diginomica
Digital initiatives demand a new approach to strategic planning that brings the role of CIOs to the fore, writes Infor's Shahriar Rafimayeri.
NWASHC Holds Strategic Planning Seminar in Nimba Liberian Daily Observer
In line with the Weah administration's Pro–poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD), the National Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Commission ...
NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan - NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan November 29 2018 What will Northeast Texas Community College look like in 2025? That is the question being posed as NTCC undergoes its new str... - Gilmer Mirror
NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan - NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan November 29 2018 What will Northeast Texas Community College look like in 2025? That is the question being posed as NTCC undergoes its new str... Gilmer Mirror
NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan - NTCC looks to the future with new strategic plan November 29 2018 What will Northeast Texas Community ...
Sport Commission's Strategic Plan launched Namibian
THE Namibia Sport Commission on Tuesday launched its four-year Strategic Plan to run until 2022.
The End of the Year is the Time to Plan for the Future Franchising.com
Another year draws to a close and we are coming to the end of the year with both optimism and some confusion. The Dow Jones and NASDAQ have been doing ...
Strategic thinking, strategic planning are not the same Zimbabwe Independent
In previous installments I have explored the issues of strategic thinking and strategic planning. The feedback l have received has shown that people cannot ...
State Monitor Identifies Major Leadership, Planning Problems at Newark Hospital NJ Spotlight
Troubling findings on operations, finances, quality of care at state's only public acute-care facility.
4 Ways To Take Your Strategic Marketing Plan To The Next Level The Financial Brand
Here are four strategic insights CMOs in the financial industry can use to refine their marketing plan and improve their ROI.
Even Financial Appoints Nadine Murray as Senior Vice President of Strategy, from her role as Vice President of Digital Marketing at JP Morgan Chase - PRNewswire
Even Financial Appoints Nadine Murray as Senior Vice President of Strategy, from her role as Vice President of Digital Marketing at JP Morgan Chase PRNewswire
NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Even Financial, the leading search, comparison and recommendation engine for financial services, announced ...
Justice sector's strategic plan highlights challenges Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper
As Bhutan's justice sector grows in size, complexity and relevance, the need for it to evolve to meet the emerging challenges grew too, according to the justice ...
Good Governance, Strategic Planning workshops help community groups Western Magazine
Strategic thinking: Local Land *Service* members, Jodie Lawler and James Easterbrook attended the Good Governanc workshop which was presented by Steven ...
Common mistakes enterprises make Business Daily
Companies often fail because of simple strategic blunders that can easily be avoided. What is more fascinating is that companies make the same mistakes again ...
The Internet Society Names Rinalia Abdul Rahim as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Implementation - Business Wire
The Internet Society Names Rinalia Abdul Rahim as Senior Vice President of Strategy and Implementation Business Wire
The Internet Society, a global non-profit organization dedicated to the open development, use and evolution of the Internet, today announced that it h.
Lotus Cannabis LP - Launches Strategic Plan Canadian Stock Exchange:J.CN GlobeNewswire
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2018 ...
Verizon to Take Massive Charges From Employee Buyouts, Weakness at Oath TheStreet Tech
Verizon will take a $2 billion charge tied to its plan to reduce its headcount by 10400 employees through a buyout....VZ.
Strategic Planning Report for KP 2018-2023 launched The News International
PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Commission on the Status of Women on Wednesday launched the Strategic Planning Report 2018-2023 under which ...
Mayor, Police Chief Present Findings of NBPD's Strategic Plan wbsm.com
City and police officials announced the findings of the New Bedford Police Department's Strategic Plan on Monday, submitted to the Department this month.
Senior Planner - Strategic Planning job with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council | 19924 - The Planner
Senior Planner - Strategic Planning job with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council | 19924 The Planner
Based in the Strategic Planning & Transportation Team in the Council's Regeneration & Growth Directorate, the post holder will be part of a team developing the ...
Operations Manager, Temple Quarter job with UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL | 124377 - Times Higher Education (THE)
Operations Manager, Temple Quarter job with UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL | 124377 Times Higher Education (THE)
Division/School Strategic Planning and Projects Contract type Open Ended Working pattern Full time. Salary £51,630 - £58,089 per annum. Closing date for ...
Dothan’s alcohol beverage ordinance could change with new year WSFA
Changes are expected in the new year to Dothan's alcohol beverage ordinance.
City to hold first of five strategic planning workshops on Wednesday Winters Express
The City of Winters will host its first of several strategic planning workshops Wednesday evening as officials look to update portions of the city's general plan.
Library seeks feedback during strategic planning The MidWeek
DeKALB – The DeKalb Public Library is in the midst of strategic planning and is seeking public feedback.
Big Changes in Store for Vigo County School Board MyWabashValley.com
Terre Haute, IN. - With the new year just a few weeks away, the Vigo County School Board will see a lot of changes, including four new board members.
Merrickville-Wolford's new economic development officer rolls out new plans for village - www.insideottawavalley.com/
Merrickville-Wolford's new economic development officer rolls out new plans for village www.insideottawavalley.com/
Merrickville-Wolford's new economic development officer is excited to get to work on enhancing the village's business scene, tourism draws, and digital ...
Lattice Semiconductor Appoints Glenn O'Rourke as Corporate VP, Global Operations Associated Press
PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 11, 2018--Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), a leading provider of customizable smart ...
Dairy Ingredients Market Growth Prospects Analysis, Landscape Analysis, and Future Strategic Planning by 2025 - Press Release - Digital Journal
Dairy Ingredients Market Growth Prospects Analysis, Landscape Analysis, and Future Strategic Planning by 2025 - Press Release Digital Journal
This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire. Los Angeles, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 12/10/2018 -- In 2018, the market size of Dairy Ingredients is xx million ...
Planning for the Performing Arts Colorado College News
The Charge: The alliance formed between Colorado College and the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center which resulted in the 2017 strategic plan calls for a ...
CSUF Announces New 5-Year Strategic Plan Lasentinel
Mary Ann Villarreal, Cal State Fullerton's associate vice president for strategic initiatives, leads the Nov. 15 discussion of the university's new 2018-2023 ...
Namibia: Sport Commission's Strategic Plan Launched AllAfrica.com
THE Namibia Sport Commission on Tuesday launched its four-year Strategic Plan to run until 2022.
Sarepta Therapeutics Appoints Mary Ann Gray, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors Associated Press
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sarepta Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRPT), the leader in precision genetic medicine for rare ...
Mount Greylock School Committee Approves Planning Documents iBerkshires.com
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — The Mount Greylock School Committee on Thursday OK'd a District Improvement Plan and a set of goals for the newly expanded ...
YCUP touts new CU strategic planning tool CUinsight.com
SEATTLE, WA (November 26, 2018) — Your Credit Union Partner (YCUP) today announced collaboration with the credit union consulting firm Mark H. Smith, ...
Q&A: Kelly Smith | 2018-12-11 grbj.com
Kelly Smith is the chief strategy officer for the Trinity Health Michigan region, which includes Mercy Health in West Michigan. Her career in health care spans ...
Bernie McCabe Joins AC Lordi Business Advisory Practice Business Wire
MALVERN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AC Lordi, a boutique accounting and management consulting firm, announced that Bernie McCabe has joined the firm as a ...
Pharmacists drums support for modern contraceptives usage Vanguard
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria-Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health at Scale (PSN-PAS) project says Community Pharmacists (CPs) and ...
Experts urge incorporation of risk management into strategic plan Guardian Nigeria
To avoid failing to meet statutory and compliance regulations, organisations have been urged to incorporate risk management into strategic plans.
Dubuque County Conservation takes aim as vision statements, mission during strategic planning - telegraphherald.com
Dubuque County Conservation takes aim as vision statements, mission during strategic planning telegraphherald.com
Dozens of people weighed in this week to provide some direction for the future of Dubuque County's principal natural resources.
Strategic Planning and Total Quality Management
No matter what product or service you provide you will have to face this issue of quality and systems. Whether it is distribution of services or streamlining of processes in manufacturing your product; you will need to address the issues of total quality management. Yes, you can call it whatever you like; change the name, but no matter what you must consider these issues or you are doomed to failure. I therefore recommend the book;
How Good Is a Business Plan To Your Business?
You know you need a business plan. You probably realize that it is one of the best ways to get your business up and running. No matter what your business is, a business plan can help to focus its direction while providing the information you need to get moving. The most important thing a business plan will do is to provide your financial backers with a reason to give you their approval. It will show them how you plan to work your business.
Microsoft Great Plains in Aerospace & Defense industries ? implementation & customization highlights
Microsoft Great Plains fits horizontal markets clientele and in case of Aerospace and Defense industry we'll talk about contractors ? parts and subsystems for government contracts. We do not necessarily talk about large corporation, however models described could be implemented for large publicly traded company. As a rule ? market is represented by established companies with long history, including long history of its ERP and Computer Business System. It is difficult to stake on the computer operating systems future, however you may try to give high level of trust to the ERP coming from Microsoft Business Solutions, especially considering the fact of acquisition of such market leaders as Great Plains Software and Navision Software.
The Chasm of Change---- Restructuring ----- The Goliath
Richard L. Daft one of the country's recognized academic leadership experts raises the question, "What kind of people can lead an organization through major change?" A Turn-A-Round restructuring qualifies as major change and requires transformational leadership. Daft points out that this type of leader is characterized by the ability to bring about change through innovation and creativity. This type of leader motivates people to not only follow their lead but to believe in the vision of corporate transformation, the need for revitalization, to sign on for the new vision and to help institutionalize a new organizational process." Daft points to four principles in discussions about leading an organization through major change. These four principles are the foundation of the restructuring Turn-A-Round process.
Site Selection and Demographic Tips for Establishing Outlets
Many cities have home pages on the Internet. Many of these cities use these sites to promote their town. They use it to attract large corporations who will provide jobs and large retailers who will provide sales tax revenue dollars for city budgets. The first thing you need to do when surveying a town for a likely candidate for a company outlet is to visit their website and that you can do from where you are sitting right now. Websites can be great sources for general and statistical data. Here is some of the information you will find at these Internet sites: Upcoming City Events; Job Opportunities; Library Hours; How To Pay Water Bills; Statistical Data; Basic City Information; Etc.
Rules to Setting Business Goals and Objectives: Why and How to be SMART
We all know that nothing runs without a plan, and a plan cannot run without having its objectives set.
How Copying the HBO Schedule Can Boost Your Business
I'm not talking about posting the HBO schedule on your website or sending a Xeroxed copy around to all your customers. When HBO came onto the scene they were innovative, fresh, and willing to do things other people were not.
Three Easy Ways To Know Thy Competitor
"Did you hear what your competitor is doing?" This question has caused many business people to freeze in their tracks. How about you? Does your sales team know what your competitors are doing? And if a prospect was to ask them, "give me 10 unique reasons why I should buy from you and your company," could they answer this question without a pause? "Knowing thy competitor" is critical, and this article will outline three easy ways to know more about them, than they know about you! Let's get started!
Troubled Waters Require Capable Leaders at the Helm
Canada's lean leaders need to look beyond the horizon and chart the future
3 Undercover Ways to Make Big Profits from Your Competition
You have heard that there is extra money on the table marketing products related to yours. You have also heard that your direct competitors product is off the table. How unfortunate. Wouldn't it be nice to be able to profit from the hard work, expertise and quality of your competitions product?
Turning On The Lights
Fun From The Start
A significant advantage of some business ideas is that the venture can break even at what seems to be an easily achievable volume. A technique for quantifying that volume, called break-even analysis, examines the interaction among fixed costs, variable costs, prices, and unit volume to determine that combination of elements in which revenues and total costs are equal.
Who is Responsible?
While writing an article recently on effective ways to bridge the IT/Management communication gap, I realized that few of us are eager to take responsibility in our business lives to make something different happen and be part of the solution.
Business Plan Descriptions of Computer System
Entrepreneurs often give little if any consideration to their computer system needs in their original business plans. It is a necessity to have mention of your computer system as bankers and/or investors will want to know how you will keep track of your future endeavor. You need to carefully spell out your needs and their costs to insure you are asking for the right amount of money for your new project and to insure that you know what you need in advance. All too often entrepreneurs are not completely sure of what is needed and then when they see what is available they want it, this adds costs. Then comes the customization and feature creep as high paid programmers design the modifications.
Microsoft Great Plains in Agriculture ? implementation highlights
In this small article we'll concentrate on farmers associations and non-profit state-sponsored organizations, dealing with subsidized state and federal programs distribution and management ? loans to farmers and rural communities. As we realized this is relatively narrow market niche and it is almost ignored by software developers. In the typical case you should take generic ERP application, such as Microsoft Great Plains and integrate it with legacy systems or create custom piece in Great Plains to serve your association needs.
Microsoft Great Plains Implementation: Placement/Recruiting Agency example ? overview for consultant
Microsoft Great Plains does wonderful ERP job for horizontal markets and clientele. However in our opinion placement software market is underserved and needs custom modules to be developed. In the case of Microsoft Great Plains we see numerous examples of in-house or outsourced customization done for Great Plains Dynamics/Microsoft Great Plains in order to automate placement agency workflow and processes. In our opinion Great Plains is good choice, considering the side of placement and recruiting companies: mid-size or even small. Let us give you highlights from our consulting practice.
Documenting the Exit Strategy in Your Business Plan
All investors greatly desire and are motivated by a clear picture of a company's exit strategy, or the timing and method through which they can "cash in" on their investment. This picture best comes into focus when the key valuation and liquidity drivers of the company are clearly delineated. An excellent method to accomplish this is through descriptions of comparable firms that have had successful liquidity events, either through acquisition, merger, of initial public offerings (IPOs).
Alice In Wonderland - A Parable for A Business Plan
Remember reading "Alice in Wonderland?"
The Top 10 Priorities That Guard Your Five-Star Reputation
Making money doesn't make your reputation... your reputation makes you money. Gala Gorman
Microsoft Great Plains Implementation: Pharmaceutical Corporation Specifics ? overview
Microsoft Business Solutions Great Plains serves mid-size and large clients in horizontal and vertical markets. Historically Great Plains Software was encouraging ISV partner to write third party modules and later on ? Great Plains Software had a chance to select the product for incorporation into their core set of modules: Manufacturing, Project Accounting, Purchase Order Processing, Collection Management, etc. Today we'll consider Microsoft Great Plains implementation specifics for large pharmaceutical corporation.
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