Your trusted source for business execution and operational excellence insight.
As businesses look for a competitive advantage that can help fuel growth, they will continue to pursue operational excellence and better execution practices. Here, we bring you the latest insights on these topics along with real-world examples of how businesses like yours use software like ours to more quickly realize their strategic vision.
Why Strategic Planning Success Is All About Core Operations Strength
If you search on the fitness routine for a top athlete in practically any sport, you’ll likely turn up stories or anecdotes about the critical importance of core strength and flexibility to their success. Tiger Woods, at his prime, emphasized core and flexibility routines to stay at the top of his game for so many…Read More
How to Dig Deeper for Smarter Strategic Planning and Better Execution
Dashboards are not enough As technology solution providers, we’ll be the first to tell you that the right dashboarding or analytics solution can be invaluable for providing insights on opportunities for improving company performance. But as consultants we’ll also be the first to warn you that without the right knowledge, metrics, and effective processes to…Read More
Why the Cloud is the Fastest Path to More Flexible Operations
Manufacturing Business Technology By Ken Koenemann It’s no secret that timely insights about what’s happening across the business can help to dramatically improve operational flexibility and efficiency in manufacturing organizations. Hence the constant buzz about the Internet of things (IoT) and cutting-edge solutions designed to continually share data and optimize operations. No doubt these new…Read More
Five Mistakes Supply Chain Companies Make that Affect their Success
Supply and Demand Chain Executive By Ken Koenemann The world is changing. Nationalism is growing in popularity both domestically and internationally; here in the U.S., corporate tax reforms are gaining momentum, while trade agreements are increasingly at risk. Each of these developments threaten to impact supply chains—and the people who manage them—significantly in the months…Read More
Halfway Through 2017—Still on Track for Meeting Your Business Goals?
How poor daily management can derail annual goals and how to avoid the pitfalls to effective execution. Did you make a New Year’s resolution this year? Now that we’re almost halfway through 2017, are you still sticking to your goals? If yes, congratulations! But if you’re like most of the world, that resolution likely fizzled…Read More
Getting Started with Daily Management
4 Steps For Ensuring Daily Management AND the Health Of Your Business If you’re like most people, you’re well aware of the benefits of exercise. You also probably have a myriad of health and fitness goals. Maybe you want to lose a few pounds, lower your cholesterol, or even train to run your first marathon. You…Read More
Why a Dashboard Solution Without the Accelerator Pedal is Just Art
Where’s the accelerator? 5 business dashboard solution essentials. Few would argue against the idea that business dashboard solutions are great resources for visualizing data. Today, you can choose from all kinds of options for integrating and analyzing data and then viewing it in intuitive, pretty formats. I would argue, however, that there is a big…Read More
Data Integration and Operational Excellence: The Increasingly Inseparable Link
Could poor data integration imperil your business? Suspend reality for a minute and imagine you have enough skills to captain a supertanker. Someone offers you a $1 million bonus if you reach a difficult-to-access port, but there are a few catches: The navigation system is broken, so you must pilot by maps, sight and gut. You…Read More
Why wonder what’s new in the world of business execution and operational excellence? We can deliver our latest software updates, news, articles, and insights directly to your inbox. To subscribe for content and updates, submit the form below.