Business Answers


ERP & CRM Systems The place for discussion of all things relating to ERP and CRM and related systems such as SAP, Oracle, SalesForce and others. Transformation & Change The place for discussion of all things relating to Transformation and Change including Change Readiness, Downsizing, Enterprise Transformation Programs, Back Office Transformation, Turnarounds and Value Realization. Economics & Regulatory The place for discussion of all things relating to Economics and Regulation including Access Pricing, Antitrust Law and Competition Policy, Consumer Protection, Intellectual Property Management, Macroeconomics, Regulatory Strategy and Tariffs. Sourcing & Supply Chain The place for discussion of all things relating to Sourcing & Supply Chain including Global Sourcing, Logistics, Procurement Transformation, Supplier Management, Supply Chain Planning, Supply Chain Risk Management, Vendor Relations, Vendor Selection and Warehousing. Corporate Affairs The place for discussion of all things relating to Corporate Affairs including Community Engagement, Crisis Response, CSR, Government Affairs, Media Relations, Triple Bottom Line and Shareholder Activism. Sales & Channel Management The place for discussion of all things relating to Sales & Channel Management including Account Planning, B2B Sales, Channel Strategy, Sales Force Automation, Sales Force Productivity, Selling Skills and Territory Alignment. Marketing & Branding The place for discussion of all things relating to Marketing & Branding including Advertising, Brand Development, Customer Engagement, Customer Loyalty and Retention, Digital Marketing, Direct Marketing, Marketing Automation, Media Planning, Pricing Strategy and Segmentation. Operations The place for discussion of all things relating to Operations, including Asset Optimization, Automation, Business Processes Reengineering, Capital Productivity, Contact Centres, Customer Service, G&A Management, Infrastructure and Facilities Management, Lean Manufacturing, Lean Services, Manufacturing, Operations Management, Outsourcing, Overhead Control, Procurement, Product Development, Productivity, Quality and Reliability, Service Fulfilment, Service Operations, Shared Services, Six Sigma, Sourcing and Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Total Quality Management (TQM) IT Operations and Security The place for discussion of all things relating to Operations Technology, including Computer Hardware, Data Processing, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Architecture, IT Sourcing, Network Technology, Open Source, Security and Privacy, Software and Application Management, Systems Integration, Technology Organization and Technology Strategy Corporate Transactions The place for discussion of all things relating to Corporate Transactions, including Acquisitions, Alliances, Divestitures, Joint Ventures, Mergers, Post Merger Integration, Regulatory Approval and Shareholder Approval. Human Resources The place for discussion of all things relating to Human Resources, including, Centralization/Decentralization, Corporate Values, Culture and Behaviour, Decision Rights, Design and Structure, Diversity, Emotional Intelligence, Employee Engagement, Ethics, Governance and Boards, HR Management, Leadership Development, Learning and Training, Performance Reviews and Feedback, Recruitment and Retention, Remuneration and Compensation, Succession Planning and Talent Management. Strategy & Planning The place for discussion of all things relating to Strategy & Planning, including Business Models, Business Unit Strategy, Corporate Strategy, Game Theory, Globalisation and Emerging Markets, Growth, Innovation, Scenario Planning and Strategic Planning Processes. Sustainability & Environment The place for discussion of all things relating to Environment and Sustainability, including - Biosystems - Carbon and Energy Economics - Clean Technologies - Innovative Approaches to Water and Waste - Sustainable Cities - Sustainable Enterprise Data Analytics & AI The place for discussion of all things relating to Data Analytics & AI, including Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Data Mining, Decision Science, Machine Learning, Scoring Algorithms, Statistics and General Rocket Science. Corporate Finance and Risk Management The place for discussion of all things relating to Corporate Finance and Risk, including Balanced Scorecard, Budgeting and Reporting, Capital Structure, Cash and Capital Management, Corporate Finance, Credit Risk, Crisis Preparedness and Management, Finance and Accounting, Financial Planning and Control, Investor Relations, Key Performance Indicators, Real Options, Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, Trading and Balance Sheet Risk, Treasury and Valuation. Industry Specific This is the place to discuss industry specific topics. You will be asked to assign an industry tag to your post. Choose best match from tags provided.
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About the Business Answers Category 1 March 18, 2020
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Behavioural Economics 1 March 18, 2020
Telling it Straight in Employee Communications 1 March 18, 2020
This Year's Model 1 March 18, 2020
Performance Guidance 1 March 18, 2020
Promoting Women (and General Diversity) 1 March 18, 2020
Coal is the New Asbestos? 1 March 18, 2020
Improving Data Quality 1 March 18, 2020
Choking on my Double Irish Dutch Sandwich! 2 March 19, 2020
Acquisitions - What Are They Good For? 1 March 18, 2020
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Correlation vs. Causality 1 March 18, 2020
Carbon Storage and Capture 1 March 18, 2020
Gaining from Climate Change! 1 March 18, 2020
Values/Schmalues 1 March 18, 2020
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