This therefore makes it necessary for the company to ensure that employees and their managers are well trained on how to use the system. Often, the process of defining the system is every bit as valuable as the system produced. The plant had been using a model to calculate production mixes.
In order to provide a more rational basis for repetitive marketing decisions, a consumer products company uses a model that relates levels of advertising, promotions, and pricing to levels of sales for a particular brand.
Greater flexibility was also the reason that two consumer products companies and one manufacturing company I looked at developed sales information systems which are quite similar.
Customers will be happy with the service delivery because they will be getting the answers that they seek faster and employees will be motivated because most of the tasks will become easier with better access to data.
This report is then discussed at management and team meetings in order to address issues before they become crises. Increasing or decreasing job task understanding.