Resource Planning for Corporates Technical Lecture Series
7:30 PM IST
Resource Planning is a strategic approach to ensuring resources are used in the most effective way, across a single project or a portfolio of work. When executed properly, organizations achieve maximum efficiency and optimization in their use of resources, without under- or over-utilizing any one resource. In this lecture series, participants will learn the Enterprise Resource Planning systems and how market research also is required to plan businesses and business growth.
This session will focus on a basic understanding of ERP systems. It will cover the importance of ERP systems for a company and describe how they can support organisational strategies. ERP systems collect and organize key business information run efficient operations in firms as they grow. An ERP is an application that automates business processes and has a central database that collects inputs from different departments. It empowers the leaders in a company to analyze various scenarios, discover process improvements, leading to better productivity. This talk will given overview of an ERP system, choices available to a modern enterprise and the tradeoffs associated with each option. A few case studies will also be discussed.
SAP is one of the world’s leading producers of software for the management of business processes. SAP provides solutions that facilitate effective data processing and information flow across organisations. SAP software centralises the data and provides multiple business functions with a single view of all the information.This helps companies better manage complex business processes by giving employees of different departments easy access to real-time insights across the enterprise. Businesses can accelerate workflows, improve operational efficiency, raise productivity, enhance customer experiences and also increase profits. In this session, participants will understand how SAP helps customers seamlessly link operational data. They will also learn the different types of SAP modules which are responsible for client interactions and the functional aspects which can alter alter the system as per the needs and requirements of the business and clients.
Marketing research offers reliable answers to marketing questions with the help of data. Insufficient marketing research can lead to business mistakes. In this course, learners will be able to understand the importance of secondary and internal research and also identify the various ways to conduct primary research. The learners will also be able to create effective questionnaires, analyze survey results, perform basic calculations, synthesize research findings, analyse data, formulate insights and present findings to capture the attention of stakeholders. The course also includes introduction to some market research tools, data visualization techniques, and best practices to present the outcomes to decision makers and stakeholders.