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Advancing the Art of Pricing with Science
Companies in search of a better, more precise method to determine the best prices for their products and to meet their margins, should harness statistical

types of scientific research methods  discretion to structure all types of deals, from quotes to orders, agreements to contracts. As a result, some deals go through with overly generous terms, while others are lost due to gross pricing misalignment. These harmful practices continue to take place despite some pricing pundits shouting blue murder (protesting) about the ingrained, casual thinking that pervades the global economy regarding pricing. Both consumers and businesspeople erroneously assume that price has everything to do with cost. Y Read More

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How One Provider's Solution Covers the Bases of Price Optimization and Management
What are the solutions that enable Zilliant's customers to gain a better understanding of their markets' price response and translate this into more profitable

types of scientific research methods  of agreement or contract types as well as to handle transaction and pricing exceptions, the Deal Manager module can (and it is often best to) work hand in hand with the other ZPPS applications, such as Optimization and Analytics, to achieve optimized pricing out in the field. Scoring KPIs not only take into account such margin drivers as discounts and other pricing variables, but also non-price factors such as freight, payment terms, product availability, and historical contract compliance. Ultimately, th Read More
Emptoris
The Emptoris acquisition of Zeborg is both a wise offensive and defensive move since it combines the resources of two companies that should focus on arguably

types of scientific research methods  a number of different types of negotiation processes, including sealed bids, reverse auctions, and supplier qualification. The module also provides the capability to create RFP templates, so that users can address certain industry-specific requirements through structured data elements, which can be reused in any other template within the suite through the above-mentioned Smart Data feature. For example, if one wants to create an RFP template for the mining business, he/she can structure it so that supplie Read More
Retained IT Staff: On e Size Doesn’t Fit All Models
Retaining good IT staff for clients is no easy task. They face issues regarding competitive rates, contracts, benefits, liabilities, and more. So how do

types of scientific research methods  causes. Quite frequently, these types of issues relate to people, process, or culture in either firm. Resolving them quickly and amicably will improve the relationship and outsourcing experience. The best client / service provider relationships are those that are based on honest and mutual trust and respect, therefore an open line of communication is essential for project and long term relationship success. Issue escalation should be done on a regular basis within a given project during weekly check-point Read More
ToolsGroup-Going Back to Its SCP Roots
What has ToolsGroup, the expert in demand-driven SCP, been doing to address demand and supply variability? Read P.J. Jakovljevic’s article and see how

types of scientific research methods  that appeal to many types of companies. Here are a few examples: A statistically-based solution is ideal for addressing supply chains with a mix of intermittent or “lumpy demand” items alongside fast movers . As we discussed, intermittent demand is very typical not only in aftermarket parts and slow movers, but also in markets such as consumer goods, where replenishment is at a much more granular level, by SKU, day or week (instead of month), and customer channel. At that granular level, fast movers s Read More
Chartis Research
Chartis Research specializes in analysis of the risk technology marketplace. The company publishes industry reports, white papers, and articles. Its focuses

types of scientific research methods  Research Chartis Research specializes in analysis of the risk technology marketplace. The company publishes industry reports, white papers, and articles. Its focuses include fraud and credit risk management systems. Read More
Best-of-Breed Versus Complete CAD-PLM Suites: The Debate Rages On
The PLM world is currently witness to fervent debate on the most appropriate type of PLM/CAD software. Best-of-breed solutions offer the needed capabilities and

types of scientific research methods  of-Breed Versus Complete CAD-PLM Suites: The Debate Rages On The PLM world is currently witness to fervent debate on the most appropriate type of PLM/CAD software. Best-of-breed solutions offer the needed capabilities and hence integrate the necessary software modules as per the customer’s needs, whereas all-in-one CAD/PLM suites attempt a “one size fits all” approach. In his report, TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic provides his view on the intricacies of these two approaches. Read More
Four Guiding Rules for Structuring an eClinical Training Solution
Today, Clinical Research Organizations (CRO) and clinical service providers play an ever-increasing role across the value chain. The wave of eClinical solutions

types of scientific research methods  Guiding Rules for Structuring an eClinical Training Solution Today, Clinical Research Organizations (CRO) and clinical service providers play an ever-increasing role across the value chain. The wave of eClinical solutions has prompted many such organizations to implement training management and qualification management programs to both employees and associated clinical research sites and physicians. Read this paper for four guiding rules for structuring an eClinical training solution. Read More
Justification of ERP Investments Part Three: Costs of Implementing an ERP System
Enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation costs can be divided into one-time costs and ongoing annual costs. Both types of costs can be segmented into

types of scientific research methods  ongoing annual costs. Both types of costs can be segmented into hardware, software, external assistance, and internal personnel. *This is Part Three of a four-part article reprinted from Maximizing Your ERP System by Dr. Scott Hamilton. Bridging the theory and realities of current ERP systems, Maximizing Your ERP System provides practical guidance for managing manufacturing in various environments. Drawing on case studies from Dr. Scott Hamilton's first-hand experience in consulting with more than a Read More
Professional Service Strategies that Win: IT’s New Role in the Cloud
Successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) deployment demands a focused examination of the professional services provided by your organization, and the most

types of scientific research methods  Service Strategies that Win: IT’s New Role in the Cloud Successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) deployment demands a focused examination of the professional services provided by your organization, and the most efficient infrastructure required to support them. You must provide your most important asset—your people—with effective tools that can be accessed remotely, securely, and immediately. Professional service organizations that understand this will be in a strong position to Read More
LNS Research
LNS Research provides advisory and benchmarking services to help line-of-business, information technology (IT), and industrial automation executives make

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2006 PMI Research Conference Aims to Link Project Management Discipline with the Business Community
The 2006 PMI Research Conference was an excellent venue for gauging the direction in which project management research is heading. The presentations of the

types of scientific research methods  PMI Research Conference Aims to Link Project Management Discipline with the Business Community Introduction For years, project management research has focused primarily on the methodology to execute projects on time, within budget, and according to specifications. Project managers who were able to meet these three requirements attached the keyword success to their projects—with the perspective that from an execution point of view, the project was a success. However, other business factors (such as Read More
Survey of SMB Manufacturers: Results Show ERP Contributes to Success
Sage North America today announced the results of a snapshot survey of small to medium business (SMB) manufacturers on the general health of their businesses

types of scientific research methods  of SMB Manufacturers: Results Show ERP Contributes to Success Sage North America today announced the results of a snapshot survey of small to medium business (SMB) manufacturers on the general health of their businesses and use of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) system. Check out Sage's infographic . In sum, SMB manufacturers have added jobs, are more optimistic than not about the economy, and believe that their ERP system has helped serve their customers’ needs while contributing to the Read More
Osterman Research, Inc.
Osterman Research, Inc. provides market research, consulting, cost modeling, surveys, and benchmarking to vendors of technology services and products.

types of scientific research methods  Research, Inc. Osterman Research, Inc. provides market research, consulting, cost modeling, surveys, and benchmarking to vendors of technology services and products. Read More
Aberdeen Research Brief: Email Security in the Cloud-More Secure! Compliant! Less Expensive!
This paper compares on-premise versus SaaS, hosted solutions for email security. You can see that there is research that proves hosted services is a better

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