What’s needed and what’s available in S&OP offerings today?

LoriSmith

Just a reminder of our webcast next week with Lora Cecere, Partner with Altimeter Group.   What S&OP Capabilities Matter Most? Date: June 29, 2010 Time: 1:00 p.m. EST Register today! Based on recent research, Lora Cecere outlines optimal practices for S&OP, and what’s required to get there. As S&OP grows in significance, companies are redefining S&OP and the supporting technological […]

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Driving performance improvements through exception management

KerryZuber

Who doesn’t embrace the concept of management by exception?   This is one of those universal concepts that suggest we should build processes that handle normal variations virtually automatically, and reserve our precious human capital to address the variances that have significant business impact.  Like most great concepts, the real challenge lies in the application of […]

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The real value is in the response (In this case, responses to my blog post on forecast accuracy)

BillDuBois

Many times the responses to a blog post are more valuable than the original post itself, especially when the original post poses a question. In the case of “How accurate does the forecast need to be?” that was certainly the case. The following are some “nuggets” from the  responses received to the original post that […]

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