Tuesday, August 16, 2005

Profit Center (Turn A Money Pit Into A Revenue Producer)


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Computerworld ROI
August 16, 2005
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In this issue:

* Profit Center (Turn A Money Pit Into A Revenue Producer)
-- Sidebar: Selling Your Idea
-- Sidebar: Some Ideas Just Aren't Worth It
* Component Costs Rising, But PC Prices Won't
* Take Some Credit For Worker Productivity

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Profit Center

When IT turns from a money pit to a revenue producer, perceptions
change. Here's how some innovators made that happen.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,103846,00.html?nlid=ROI

-- Sidebar: Selling Your Idea

Some tips on selling your revenue-generating idea to the rest of the
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-- Sidebar: Some Ideas Just Aren't Worth It

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Component Costs Rising, But PC Prices Won't

The cost of a number of PC components like memory chips and LCD screens
are on the rise, but PC prices for users will still fall.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,103936,00.html?nlid=ROI

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Take Some Credit For Worker Productivity

Opinion: Worker productivity is intrinsically tied to IT investments,
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