Effective forecasting, planning, and scheduling is fundamentalto productivity-and ERP is a fundamental way to achieve it.Properly implementing ERP will give you a competitive advantage andhelp you run your business more effectively, efficiently, andresponsively. This guide is structured to support all the peopleinvolved in ERP implementation-from the CEO and others in theexecutive suite to the people doing the detailed implementationwork in sales, marketing, manufacturing, purchasing, logistics,finance, and elsewhere.
This book is not primarily about computers and software. Rather,its focus is on people-and how to provide them with superiordecision-making processes for customer order fulfillment, supplychain management, financial planning, e-commerce, asset management,and more. This comprehensive guide can be used as a selectivereference for those, like top management, who need only specificpieces of information, or as a virtual checklist for those who canuse detailed guidance every step of the way.
The Agile Architecture Revolution places IT trends intothe context of Enterprise Architecture, reinventing EnterpriseArchitecture to support continuous business transformation. Itfocuses on the challenges of large organizations, while placingsuch organizations into the broader business ecosystem thatincludes small and midsize organizations as well as startups.
Laying out a multidimensional vision for achieving agilearchitectures, this book discusses the crisis points that promisesudden, transformative change, unraveling how organizations'spending on IT will continue to undergo radical change over thenext ten years.
Perplexed by PowerPoint? Looking to excel at Excel? From Access to Wordâand every application in betweenâthis all-encompassing guide provides plain-English guidance on mastering the entire Microsoft Office suite. Through easy-to-follow instruction, you'll quickly get up and running with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, Publisher, Charts and Graphics, OneNote, and moreâand make your work and home life easier, more productive, and more streamlined.
Microsoft Office is the leading productivity tool in the world. From word processing to business communication to data crunching, it requires a lot of knowledge to operate itâlet alone master it. Luckily, Office 2016 All-in-One For Dummies is here to deliver the breadth of information you need to complete basic tasks and drill down into Office's advanced features.
Clocking in at over 800 pages, Office 2016 All-in-One For Dummies will be the singular Microsoft Office resource you'll turn to again and again.
The IT organization has changed little over the past twenty-five years. But powerful market forces and wonderful new technologies are colliding to create a fundamentally different set of needs and expectations. The IT Imperative outlines a new model for the dramatic reshaping of IT.
Kevin J. Smith has spent fifteen years in IT, including work with hundreds of global market leading companies. Galvanized by the tactics he has learned at every level of the industry, Smith presents in The IT Imperative the future of IT and the principles and strategies that will drive its impending rebirth.
The Big Book of Dashboards presents a comprehensive reference for those tasked with building or overseeing the development of business dashboards.
Comprising dozens of examples that address different industries and departments (healthcare, transportation, finance, human resources, marketing, customer service, sports, etc.) and different platforms (print, desktop, tablet, smartphone, and conference room display) The Big Book of Dashboards is the only book that matches great dashboards with real-world business scenarios.
By organizing the book based on these scenarios and offering practical and effective visualization examples, The Big Book of Dashboards will be the trusted resource that you open when you need to build an effective business dashboard.
In addition to the scenarios there's an entire section of the book that is devoted to addressing many practical and psychological factors you will encounter in your work. It's great to have theory and evidenced-based research at your disposal, but what will you do when somebody asks you to make your dashboard 'cooler' by adding packed bubbles and donut charts?
The expert authors have a combined 30-plus years of hands-on experience helping people in hundreds of organizations build effective visualizations. They have fought many 'best practices' battles and having endured bring an uncommon empathy to help you, the reader of this book, survive and thrive in the data visualization world.
A well-designed dashboard can point out risks, opportunities, and more; but common challenges and misconceptions can make your dashboard useless at best, and misleading at worst. The Big Book of Dashboards gives you the tools, guidance, and models you need to produce great dashboards that inform, enlighten, and engage.
Adopting an enterprise agile framework is a radical organizational change, and this book will help you get there without ever breaking a sweat. In Enterprise Agility For Dummies, you'll discover how to successfully choose and implement the right framework based on your organization's own unique culture.
Organizational culture is one of the most overlooked challenges when trying to make a change to enterprise agile, and there are lots of resources out there that claim to have the perfect, one-size-fits-all solution. Luckily, this book takes a neutral stance and covers popular organizational change management techniques that you can implement to suit to your unique needs. Packed with step-by-step instruction and complemented with real-world case studies, this book offers everything you need to know in order to embrace a more agile mindset.
Let Enterprise Agility For Dummies help you optimize your business processes, and watch your productivity soar.
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