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Are you a rebel ?

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Are you a rebel ?

Should you obey or defy orders from executives?

I have sometimes been a bit rebellious and disobeyed instructions and orders from my supervisors. This blog is intended to inspire those of you who are like-minded and prefer to do what you believe is correct to do in contrast to your managers’ demands of you. It is obviously risky and can be career-limiting. After over forty years working in large hierarchical companies I recently “quasi-retired” so I am no longer being managed ...

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CRM+ERP+S&OP+ … +BI+BA = EPM ?

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CRM+ERP+S&OP+ … +BI+BA = EPM ?

There is continuing evidence that there is a lack of consensus and ambiguity about the term “enterprise performance management.” As an example blogger Ann All posted an article titled “BPM + CRM = Improved (not Perfect) Customer Service.” In her article she advocates integrating a company’s customer relationship management (CRM) system with business process management (BPM) tools. The article is a solid piece. However when it comes to integration, why stop with just including those two components? Why limit ...

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