Incentive Compensation in Retail Industry

The retail landscape is increasingly dominated by stores. But the headlong rise of e-commerce has put extreme pressure on retailers to become more efficient, and to justify their bricks and mortar existence to customers. Retailers are recognizing that traditional retail needs to be retooled and their key differentiator could be that employee standing in the … Continue reading Incentive Compensation in Retail Industry

Oracle Sales Cloud Partner Relationship Management (PRM) – Configuration considerations

The Partner Relationship Management (PRM) component of Oracle Sales Cloud focuses on process automation between companies (brand owners) and channel partners. It allows companies to coordinate business planning activities, share information, conduct commerce across the channel. Processes, Objects, and Roles are various setup considerations for Sales Cloud PRM. This article shall provide required inputs for … Continue reading Oracle Sales Cloud Partner Relationship Management (PRM) – Configuration considerations

Telephony Integration  – A smarter way to make and receive calls inside Oracle CRM

Enhance your customer interaction, service and satisfaction with CRM++ Computer Telephony Integration for Oracle CRM Are you still manually dialing telephone numbers, looking up contacts and capturing telephone call information by hand? Moreover which sounds better? "Who is this?" or "Thank you for calling us Mark!" Clearly, the latter. In business, every call you make … Continue reading Telephony Integration  – A smarter way to make and receive calls inside Oracle CRM

Getting started with Oracle Sales Cloud Security

If you are coming from a very light weight Cloud CRM application (e.g. CRM On Demand) where users could only have a single role and functional privileges, data security authorizations specified in wizard based role console, Oracle Sales Cloud’s security framework could look daunting. Oracle Sales Cloud security framework has Duty Roles, Abstract Roles, Job … Continue reading Getting started with Oracle Sales Cloud Security

Oracle Mobile Application Framework for a More Engaging Customer Experience

Oracle Mobile Application Framework (MAF) within JDeveloper provides a feature rich framework for mobile application development under an umbrella of Java Technologies. This widened the paradigm for mobile application development, because it had always been a problem to develop an application for such multifarious hand held devices where the challenges to create one for each … Continue reading Oracle Mobile Application Framework for a More Engaging Customer Experience

Contextual Enterprise Applications

We live in an age of ‘Consumerization of IT’. There is very little doubt that this reality will have to be embraced by organizations in the coming years. Thanks to the ‘Consumerization of IT’, users of enterprise applications expect the same experience that they derive through some of the consumer applications. This experience could mean … Continue reading Contextual Enterprise Applications

Smart Phones for Smarter CRM

M-PESA, a phone based money transfer and micro-financing service is said to have had pro-found impact on Kenyan households to manage their money. In a country where only 1 percent Kenyans has a landline, this smart cell phone based service has changed the life of 70 percent population. As per Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation … Continue reading Smart Phones for Smarter CRM