the front office

the front office

  (American)
the managers of a company The front office has decided to cut back on technical staff. (American)
See also: front, office
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When he had got his shilling, and had in course of time completed the ascent to his box, and had got away (which appeared to relieve his mind), I went into the front office with my little portmanteau in my hand and asked, Was Mr.
Without further interruption, we reached the front office, where we found the clerk and the man in velveteen with the fur cap.
Summary: Muscat: Sharib Ali has joined as the front office in-charge at Ras Al Jinz Turtle .
Cienfuegos wants to pursue coaching, and Galaxy management is extending its arms, allowing its most popular figure to step into the front office in 2004 to help in the development of young players and to learn the idiosyncrasies of management.
AddVantage Front Office provides the foundation to link customers via the Internet with the front office and the back office to enable seamless straight-through-processing.
In its earliest incarnations, ERP applications were used mostly in vertical markets--primarily manufacturing--to better integrate the needs of the supply house with those of the front office.
The reason: A two-pronged approach to the technologies that enterprises need in Latin America--ERP (back office) solutions and CRM (customer relations market management) for the front office.
The logical presentation of chapters in order of operations - overview of Lodging Hospitality; tour of the Front Office, review of the Guest Cycle, and analysis of Guest Services - allows students to gain insight into a front office manager's role in the hotel.
Greenberg added, "This is a very important report for the front office software community.
This CRM solution is the first in a family of integrated, next generation applications designed to power the Front Office of professional services organizations.
There is no question that the front office is where organizations have the greatest opportunity to leverage technology for differentiation, growth, productivity, and competitive advantage," said Mr.
PeopleSoft continues to invest in extending our industry-leading solutions by providing industry specific functionality, robust toolsets, and stronger integration between the front office and back office," said Renee Lorton, senior vice president and general manager, PeopleSoft Enterprise Financial Management.
The front office grows top-line revenue by expanding broker relationships through excellent marketing and contact management, while the back office cuts costs and improves service by speeding policy delivery," said Dale Okuno, president and chief executive officer, E-Z Data.
In the front office, these solutions enable banks and insurers to effectively acquire, service and build customer relationships, improve service levels and reduce operating costs, while in the back office they provide for rapid product development and maintenance capacity.
Endeavor was created to bring many of those features into the front office, such as: