WHETHER IT INVOLVES EXPOSING OUR CLIENT'S MANAGEMENT TEAM TO LEADING EDGE ANALYTICAL TOOLS OR THE USE OF THE CASE STUDY METHOD TO DEVELOP SOLUTIONS FOR CLIENT BASED PROBLEMS, THE WORKSHOP SETTING CAN PROVE TO BE A VALUABLE TOOL FOR PROMOTING TEAM OWNERSHIP. THE COLLABORATIVE EFFORT EXPANDS THE CORE COMPETENCY OF THE GROUP IN THE FOLLOWING KEY AREAS:

LEADERSHIP-EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE
CASH FLOW OPTIMIZATION
BUSINESS PLAN PREPARATION
STRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING
LEAN AND SIX SIGMA CONCEPTS
ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING
SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT-INVENTORY PLANNING
KEY PERFORMANCE METRICS
KEY FINANCIAL INDICES
MANAGEMENT BY OBJECTIVES
LOAN PACKAGING FOR STARTUPS

AN ORA WORKSHOP IS AN EXCELLENT BRAINSTORMING EXERCISE THAT ALLOWS FOR A PRODUCTIVE EXCHANGE AMONGST THE VARIOUS FUNCTIONAL GROUPS' REPRESENTATIVES. WHETHER IT IS DIRECTED AT FINE TUNING A MARKETING OR OPERATIONAL PLAN, THE MULTIFACETED USE OF INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL INCENTIVES, PRICING POLICY, COMPETITIVE BENCHMARKING OR SIMPLE VENTING OF CONSTRUCTIVE CONFLICT ORIENTED ISSUES, THE WORKSHOP WORKS!

THE SMALL BUSINESS COMMUNITY CAN BENEFIT FROM THE WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE OF THE PRESIDENT OF ORA AS WELL AS THE ASSOCIATE CONTRIBUTORS CALLED UPON AS NEEDED, TO PROVIDE LOW COST SOLUTIONS TO THE HOST OF COMMON PROBLEMS FACING BUSINESSES TODAY. ALL IN A TIME EFFICIENT MANNER. ORA MEANS TIME, AND ORA WILL MAKE TIME YOUR ALLY


THE FIELD OF LOGISTICS HAS BEEN TAKEN TO ANOTHER LEVEL WITH THE INCREASED ATTENTION TO THE BENEFITS OF PRACTICES CALLED SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT. SCM IS DEFINED AS THE PROCESS OF PLANNING, IMPLEMENTING AND CONTROLLING ALL OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE SUPPLY CHAIN WITH THE PRIMARY PURPOSE OF EFFICIENTLY SATISFYING CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS. SCM SPANS THE CONTROL OF ALL MOVEMENT OF MATERIALS THROUGH POINT OF ORIGIN TO POINT OF CONSUMPTION.

ONE PARTICULAR EFFECTIVE ELEMENT OF SCM IS ANOTHER ACRONYM CALLED SOP (SALES, OPERATIONS PLANNING). HERE, REFINED FORECASTING TOOLS COUPLED WITH LEADING EDGE PRODUCTION PLANNING AND INVENTORY CONTROL TOOLS, COMBINE TO OPTIMIZE ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT FACETS OF COST CONTROL AND INVENTORY EFFECTIVENESS. COMPLICATED AND EXPENSIVE SYSTEMS SUCH AS SAP ARE BEING USED BY LARGER COMPANIES WITH MANY OPPONENTS AS PROPONENTS OF THE SYSTEM. ORA CAN FLOW CHART A CLIENTS SYSTEM AND FOR FRACTIONS OF THE COST, IMPLEMENT A BASIC, YET SOUND SCM SYSTEM THAT CAN REAP SIGNIFICANT CASH AND PROFIT REWARDS.






















THE STRATEGIC PROCESS



SAMPLE TRAINING PRESENTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE TO YOU AS FREE DOWNLOADS. PLEASE ACCEPT AND USE THESE PRESENTATIONS AS OUR INTRODUCTION VEHICLE FOR A FUTURE MENTORING RELATIONSHIP:

CASH IS KING.pdf

BUSINESS BASICS.pdf

BUSINESS PLAN PREPARATION.pdf

STRATEGIC BUSINESS PLANNING.pdf

SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT.pdf

KEY FINANCIAL/PERFORMANCE METRICS.pdf

PLEASE CONTACT US, YOUR PDF FILE WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU. ALL INFORMATION IS CONFIDENTIAL


ENTERPRISE RESOURCE PLANNING



Business resources:
www.score.org
www.sba.gov
www.charlottechamber.com
www.five-ventures.com
www.bizhub.org
www.goleads.com
www.amrresearch.com

Exit Strategy
www.bizbuysell.com
www.bizquest.com
www.ceo-strategic-planning.com
www.valuadder.com

Training aides:
www.quickmba.com
www.businessballs.com
www.bizstats.com
the-businessplans.net
www.tutor2u.net/
www.hoovers.com
georgesmay.com