- Author:Edward A. Van Schaik
- Publisher:Burrill-Ellsworth Assoc (July 1, 1988)
- Pages:304 pages
- Subcategory:Management & Leadership
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Competitive Information Management for Quality, Productivity, and Profit. by Edward A. Van Schaik.
Competitive Information Management for Quality, Productivity, and Profit.
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Using information systems for competitive advantage
Using information systems for competitive advantage. Now that we have an understanding of competitive advantage and some of the ways that IT may be used to help organizations gain it, we will turn our attention to some specific examples. A strategic information system is an information system that is designed specifically to implement an organizational strategy meant to provide a competitive advantage. In their book, IT Doesn’t Matter-Business Processes Do, Howard Smith and Peter Fingar argue that it is the integration of information systems with business processes that leads to competitive advantage.
Productivity describes various measures of the efficiency of production. Often, a productivity measure is expressed as the ratio of an aggregate output to a single input or an aggregate input used in a production process, . output per unit of input, typically over a specific period of time. Most common example is the (aggregate) labour productivity measure, . such as GDP per worker
Information systems report on functional performance as compared with .
Information systems report on functional performance as compared with budgetary targets. Companies in Phase I often display powerful business strategies, but they are rarely formalized. The quality of Phase I strategy depends largely on the CEO and the top team. Moreover, today’s organization structure may not be the ideal framework in which to plan for tomorrow’s business, and a strategically managed company may arrange its planning process on as many as five distinct planning levels
The relationship between information technology (IT) and productivity is widely .
The relationship between information technology (IT) and productivity is widely discussed but little understood. Concurrently, the ranks of information workers have ballooned and the ranks of production workers have shrunk. Roach cites statistics indicating that output per production worker grew by 1. % between the mid-1970s and 1986, while output per information worker decreased by . %. He attributes this to relatively keener competitive pressures in manufacturing and foresees a period of belt-tightening and restructuring in services as they also become subject to international competition.
Designing an information system that gives the competitive advantage needs at least two things. So, it is imperative to know what consumers need and what adds value to your organization. First, it requires an understanding of the business problem you are trying to solve. com have gained competitive advantage by changing and adding value to their existing technology to serve their users.
Total Quality Management, TQM is an extensive and structured organization management approach that . Total Quality Management principles. TQM has a number of basic principles which can be converted to the figure below.
Total Quality Management, TQM is an extensive and structured organization management approach that focuses on continuous quality improvement. When using TQM it is of crucial importance to remember that only customers determine the level of quality. Whatever efforts are made with respect to training employees or improving processes, only customers determine, for example through evaluation or satisfaction measurement, whether your efforts have contributed to the continuous improvement of product quality and services.