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ALSO CALLED: Churning, Customer Churning, Carrier Switches (Churn)
DEFINITION: In a general context, churn is a synonym for agitation or turnover. The term derives from a dairy procedure that results in butter (one agitates cream in a wooden container; churn is the word for both the container and the process), but is often used to refer to something that is turning over, either literally or figuratively. In a business context, it generally refers to customer or employee turnover,  … 
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BPM for Dummies
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EBOOK: Sound business process management (BPM) enables businesses to revamp theirs ways of doing things to make better, faster, and more financially-sound decisions. Access this resource for a concise yet comprehensive exploration of BPM in the familiar style of the "For Dummies" series.
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BPO Edge Finance and Accounting Edition 2013
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EBOOK: In this resource, learn how finance and accounting innovations can spur strategic initiatives, the importance of standardizing processes, how big data can lead to big opportunities, and much more.
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Brand Enthusiasm: More Than Loyalty
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WHITE PAPER: This study reflects the new reality: consumer propensity is alive and well. Read on and learn how to use this information to revitalize your strategy for communicating, engaging and sharing with customers.
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Bring “Dead” Leads Back to Life
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Budgeting: Beyond Spreadsheets
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WHITE PAPER: With new technologies, companies are automating the budgeting, forecasting and reporting process. Learn how you can get faster reports and data that fuel "what is" and "what if" scenarios.
Posted: 15 Oct 2010 | Published: 15 Jan 2010


Build for Change – the Risk of Customerpocalypse
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BOOK: The enterprise must focus on how it engages customers and responds to their expectations, or face Customerpocalypse, writes Alan Trefler, in this extract from his book Build for Change.
Posted: 15 Aug 2014 | Published: 15 Aug 2014

BPM for Dummies Book
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EBOOK: Download this complete e-book, "BPM for Dummies", to gain an understanding of the concepts you need to begin implementing BPM within your organization.
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BPM Patterns & Practices in Industry
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WHITE PAPER: This paper reviews common BPM adoption patterns and best-practices across different industries to illustrate the value of BPM.
Posted: 31 May 2013 | Published: 25 Jun 2012

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BPM Patterns and Practices in Industry
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WHITE PAPER: This paper reviews common BPM adoption patterns and best-practices across different industries to illustrate the value of BPM.
Posted: 18 Sep 2012 | Published: 18 Sep 2012

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BPM Projects: What You Need to Know
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EGUIDE: While business process management (BPM) can offer improved efficiency and cost savings, many people can be resistant to change, especially when it comes to alterations of roles, status, or priorities. In this expert e-guide, Gartner VP and distinguished analyst Tina Nunno explains how to avoid four main change-related pitfalls of BPM projects.
Posted: 19 Nov 2013 | Published: 19 Nov 2013


BPM Quarterly E-Zine: Special Report: BPM and SaaS
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EZINE: This issue examines the marriage of BPM and SaaS. Part I of our special report examines some remaining concerns about pairing BPM with SaaS; Part II offers expert advice on making a successful match. Also included in this issue is an update on a popular modeling tool, Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN), and our BPM Digest. Read on!
Posted: 10 Mar 2011 | Published: 10 Mar 2011


BPM Quarterly eZine: Process Governance: Where The Rubber Meets The Road
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EZINE: In this issue of ebizQ's BPM Quarterly, discover an expert overview of process governance, as well as industry-leading best practices and common pitfalls to avoid.
Posted: 18 Aug 2011 | Published: 18 Aug 2011


BPS Edge: CEM The New Style of Customer Engagement Management
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WHITE PAPER: Find out about the most recent customer engagement management innovations.
Posted: 03 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

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Breaking Down the Barriers to Business
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WHITE PAPER: Organizations that seek the elusive goal of a single view of the customer need first to instill an information-sharing culture throughout the company, not simply attempt to apply a quick technology fix. Read this white paper to learn more about how to creat a knowledge-sharing culture in your business.
Posted: 12 Mar 2010 | Published: 12 Mar 2010

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Bridge the Gap Between Business and IT with Red Hat JBoss BPM Suite 6
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WHITE PAPER: In this resource, discover a BPM suite that helps bridge the gap between business and IT, empowering non-technical and technical users alike to define and manage business processes across the enterprise
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

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Bringing BI to the Masses
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EZINE: This issue of Enterprise CIO Decisions E-Zine highlights several success stories showcasing how today's IT leaders are finding enough success to increase BI investments and, ultimately, putting their data growth management concerns to rest.
Posted: 25 Apr 2012 | Published: 24 Apr 2012

Bringing Personalized Financial Services to Farmers
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VIDEOCAST: In this case study read how MidAtlantic Farm Credit, a financing company for agribusiness and rural homeowners, utilized Cisco Unified CallConnector for Microsoft Dynamics CRM to provide a 360-degree view of customer information to every employee.
Posted: 26 Jun 2008 | Premiered: Jun 26, 2008

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Bringing the Power of Web 2.0 to the Enterprise
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WHITE PAPER: The key to Enterprise 2.0 is to bring the worlds of ECM and Web 2.0 together, so that companies can gain the best of both.
Posted: 14 May 2008 | Published: 09 May 2008

OpenText Corporation

Budgeting Survey:Benchmarks & Issues
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the results of a budgeting survey aimed at discovering the most significant budgeting, forecasting, and reporting issues troubling today’s CFOs.
Posted: 29 May 2012 | Published: 29 May 2012


BuilderMT Increases Customer Satisfaction from 66% to 90% in Less than a Year with Parature
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CASE STUDY: BuilderMT is the nation's leading provider of production management software for residential homebuilders, and has achieved wide notoriety and national awards for streamlining the workflow management process and improving the efficiency.
Posted: 25 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Parature, Inc.

Building a Business Case for your Next-Generation QA Solution
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to build your business case and obtain approval for a new or upgraded contact center quality assurance and recording solution.
Posted: 21 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

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Building a Strong Customer Experience
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EGUIDE: Read this e-guide from to learn how American Express and Yahoo tackle customer service with their own twists, how to communicate through multiple channels and ways to craft a single customer view through CEM technology.
Posted: 09 Jan 2012 | Published: 05 Jan 2012

Infor CRM

Building and Operating a Network Operating Center (NOC) and Help Desk
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WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about the importance of providing a network operating center (NOC) or help desk to your clients. This white paper outlines different NOC/help desk models and tips to build successful services.
Posted: 25 Apr 2012 | Published: 24 Apr 2012


Building CEM Expertise for Business Value
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EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, discover why the contact center should play a more pivotal role in customer experience management, and learn how to merge siloed processes to create a more cohesive customer experience.
Posted: 26 Aug 2013 | Published: 26 Aug 2013


Building Success in the Cloud
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WHITE PAPER: Discover why Citrix cloud solutions are a clear choice for leading cloud providers, helping them quickly and profitably build differentiated and flexible cloud solutions that are right for their business and their customers.
Posted: 29 Aug 2012 | Published: 29 Aug 2012

Citrix Systems, Inc.
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CHURN DEFINITION (continued): …  and especially attrition. The rate of attrition, known as the churn rate, is an important business metric.Churn is frequently spoken of in a communications context, where it refers to the tendency of Internet and cell-phone subscribers to switch providers. The most common reasons for churn are dissatisfaction with an existing provider, the lure of a lower price for equivalent service from a different provider, and the lure of better service for the same price from a different provider. Churn can also result from achange in the subscriber's geographic location, the desire for increasedconnection … 
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