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A Powerful Tool for Risk Managers

Large manufacturers rely on a vast network of thousands of suppliers, some of which may be located half a world away. When any one of those suppliers encounters a problem that impacts its production capabilities – be it natural disaster, labor strike, lawsuit, or government shutdown – the manufacturer must assess the situation and quickly decide on alternatives, before the …

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Special Encore Presentation: StartUp Focus: Why This Startup Now

Today’s buzz: Tech startups. Certain entrepreneurs soar to success from the get-go. Others, not so fast – or at all. According to a July 2013 survey at www.statisticbrain.com, just 37% of information industry startups are still operating four years after launch (Entrepreneur Weekly, Small Business Development Center, Bradley Univ., Univ. of Tennessee Research). To kick-off our new SAP Startup Focus …