Sales Forecasting Training2-Day Online Training with ForecastX
Register now for this in-depth sales forecasting training course featuring ForecastX. This interactive two-day course gives you a thorough understanding of methods and techniques required for effective forecasting, plus practical instruction using the forecasting in Excel software to ensure you can make the most of your investment. Through these live group classes you are taught how to make full use of all ForecastX features and given the statistical forecasting knowledge you need to solve any current or future planning challenges.
As part of John Galt's comprehensive lineup of supply chain training courses, this course is ideal for the seasoned ForecastX user who wants to brush up on their skills and improve their current forecast process, as well as users new to ForecastX who needs to get started on their forecasting journey.
Dates in 2018
- March 7 & 8, 2018. 1pm to 5pm Eastern time.
- June 6 & 7, 2018. 1pm to 5pm Eastern time.
- September 12 & 13, 2018. 1pm to 5pm Eastern time.
- December 5 & 6, 2018. 1pm to 5pm Eastern time.
What will I learn?
Through attending training you will learn:
- Statistical forecasting concepts and best practices
- How to use statistical methods
- ForecastX Wizard features and usage
- Beginning inventory planning
- Specialized and advanced statistical techniques
- Practical forecasting techniques for your data
Price for this two-day immersive course is only $999 per person.
Day 1 Agenda
All times are Eastern Daylight Time
1.00PM - 2.00PM: Business Forecasting Overview
2.15PM - 3.30PM: Statistical Forecasting Analysis
3.45PM - 5.00PM: Basic Demand Planning with ForecastX
During day one attendees will develop a solid background in business forecasting and a foundation in statistical forecasting methods. These concepts will later return when planners begin to explore which features of the tool are best used for a given scenario or purpose. The first day ends by connecting demand planning concepts with ForecastX functionality.
Day 2 Agenda
All times are Eastern Daylight Time
1.00PM - 2.00PM: ForecastX Wizard Tour
2.15PM - 3.30PM: Grouping and Hierarchies
3.45PM - 5.00PM: Beginning Inventory Planning
On day two attendees begin by learning how to best employ a broad array of ForecastX features relevant to sales forecasting. Planners will then build on concepts learned in day one and gain practical understanding of how to organize data with grouping and hierarchies. Finally, planners will translate their statistcal forecasting knowledge into beginning inventory planning.
Our innovative, interactive course offers many advantages over traditional classroom training:
- Avoid costly and time-consuming travel plans
- Easily fit two four-hour sessions into your work week
- Live interaction via Q&A and classroom polling
- Convenient for groups across multiple time zones
- Better note taking from your desk with full-size screens, etc
Optional 1-on-1 Advanced Training
This 2-day Online sales forecasting training with ForecastX gives you a thorough understanding of the software and you are taught how to make full use of all features you need to solve any current or future planning challenges.
If you would like to take your forecasting process one step further, advanced 1-on-1 training sessions are available. During an advanced session our experienced senior consultants dive into your specific forecasting challenges in a live session. The consultants will use your own data and make recommendations on how to improve your forecast to develop a world-class planning process.
Each 1-on-1 Advanced Training Session is tailored to the customer's unique business needs. For more information, contact your John Galt representative directly.
Price To Attend
ForecastX 2-day Online Training - only $999 per person.
Optional 1-on-1 Advanced Training - contact a John Galt representative