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Better Decisions, Faster: Forecasting in Times of Change

Posted by Matt Wills on Fri, May 11, 2018

This post is the first in a four-part series on how pharmaceutical companies can elevate their forecasting operations.

Effective forecasts should inform many decisions, from earnings guidance to brand-level investment prioritization. To do that effectively, forecasters should be a strategic partner to the broader organization by supporting investment decisions and risk management. Achieving that partnership requires a forecasting organization that’s objective and data-driven, comprehensive and consistent across the portfolio and globally, constantly adapting to a changing healthcare and technology landscape, and focused on enabling real-time organizational decision-making and risk management.

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Topics: forecasting, Innovation, pharmaceuticals, operations, pharma companies, pharma manufacturer, strategic partnership, risk management, healthcare marketplace, forecasting in pharma

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