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Intel i7 3630QM processor
Nvidia Geforce GT 650M graphics card
8gb ram
128GB solid state drive
I have a 1TB drive as well but the SSD is ALOT faster
Red LED backlit keyboard
Windows 10
DVD/cd drive

$280 sold locally.
The COO of AEON Co. Ltd would like to know each store’s percentage of sales from the total sales of all 12 AEON stores in Malaysia. Write the pseudocode and draw the flowchart for this program. Hint: Use array.

To check your understanding of this problem, answer these questions:
How many times the loop should be running?
What will be entered by the user in the loop?
→ total sales of each store
List down all the values of the input (you can fake it but make sure the values are logic) that the user need to enter.

What will be accumulated in the loop?

From the fake values that you’ve entered, what is accumulated value?

From the accumulated value, what do you need to find?

How to find it? Where should this equation be used? In the loop or outside the loop?

Where to save it?
In a sales report I want to enter a date range from two DB fields used in a formula and then list two columns of results that list the results from the date range entered, as well as a comparison column of data from exactly one year previous. I'd like them to be listed side by side. Would I use a Subreport for the comparison data? And if so, how would I take the entered date range and have the Subreport use data from the previous year? I want only one prompt for a date range and have the report handle pulling data from the previous year for the comparison.

For example:

LEAD SOURCE CURRENT DATE RANGE:                                               LEAD SOURCE ONE YEAR AGO:
Lead Source: (formula 1)       Sales TTL: (formula 2)                          Lead Source: (formula 1)       Sales TTL: (formula 2)

I hope this is clear enough to follow, and thanks for the help!

What Excel method(s) are most useful or valid for analyzing the relative sales success of a number of products?

That is a much less-specific question than I would like to be asking but suppose you have a sales report with the following information:

        Products: 200 SKU's
        Date Range: 3 years
        Number of Sales: 11,000+

...and containing the following data (file attached):

I had in mind creating a chart with the [# of items sold] as the vertical axis vs [time elapsed since product introduced] as the horizontal axis. However, that would be quite cluttered with 200 products so I'm interested in other approaches.

Dear all;

I would like to find out whether it is possible to join two related queries to come up with summary data before create a report , example:

Query 1
Has the following fields

ProductID  SalesDate  SalesMixValue

Query 2

ProductID SalesDate SalesMixvalue

The idea here is to find the cumulative movement in terms of SalesMixValue , the thing is that each customer is given a discount on daily basis $200.00 any unused discounts is carried forward on a daily basis for future use , hence the need to determine the sales value on cumulative basis by product ID and Sales Date:

The mechanism here is that Query 2 must be always behind by one day lets say instead of pulling the current data as on 24/08/2017 it should just pull as on 23/08/2017

Query 1 must always pull the current data that is as on 24/08/2017

Now what is required here is to subtract Query 2 (salesMixvalue)  from Query1 (salesMixvalue) so that the accurate sales value netted with discount is reported as daily sales value.

Kindly see how you can help, I have heard of net query but frankly I do not understand it .


I have the following query. The way it is written currently I have a column for each Customer. I was wondering if perhaps there is an easier way to write this. Basically so that I have two columns Customer and Net open Sales for 2017?

        ( SELECT    SUM(price * total_qty)
          FROM      [KLL Open Orders - Header & Detail]
          WHERE     ( ( CUSTOMER IN ( 'AMA0010', 'AMA9010', 'AMA9011' )) )
                    AND ( (division = 'KLL') )
                    AND ( (end_date > = DATEADD(DD, -30, GETDATE())) )
                    AND ( ( ORD_STATUS = 'O' ) )
        ) AS Amazon2017 ,
        ( SELECT    SUM(price * total_qty)
          FROM      [KLL Open Orders - Header & Detail]
          WHERE     ( ( CUSTOMER IN ( 'BJS0010', 'BJS9010' )) )
                    AND ( (division = 'KLL') )
                    AND ( (end_date > = DATEADD(DD, -30, GETDATE())) )
                    AND ( ( ORD_STATUS = 'O' ) )
        ) AS BJ2017 ,
        ( SELECT    SUM(price * total_qty)
          FROM      [KLL Open Orders - Header & Detail]
          WHERE     ( ( CUSTOMER IN ( 'MOD0010', 'MOD9010' )) )
                    AND ( (division = 'KLL') )
                    AND ( (end_date > = DATEADD(DD, -30, GETDATE())) )
                    AND ( ( ORD_STATUS = 'O' ) )
        ) AS Burlington2017 ,
        ( SELECT    SUM(price * total_qty)
          FROM      [KLL Open Orders - Header & Detail]
          WHERE     ( ( CUSTOMER IN ( 'COS0010', 'COS0015', 

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I want to do this for a customer.

I know I can access their Google Account from my computer (I have the email & password), I don;t remember how to do that (or even access my own Google Account, I know I have one)

How do I do that?

Looking for a system which can reward sales people in a fair and transparent way such that easy for them to trace their own performance online and for us to reward, incentives, training, manage
I have one Facebook account and would like to talk with someone via chat who knows about how to properly configure Facebook, so that it can be used for professional, personal, as well as to sell products.

I currently have this page https://www.facebook.com/ted.penner.7 that is supposed to be my professional Facebook presence and people, even "friends" complain that they can't see anything at all.

1. I would like to be able to have a professional view as the default available at that URL to all the public.

2. I would also like to promote a video designed to sell a product from my website to a Facebook audience that cannot see any of my personal contacts such as so-called "friends" or "acquaintances".

Assistance is greatly appreciated.
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In my WP blog, I'd like to give my users the opportunity to sell their associated art (their music)
Now that CD's don't exist, what are the opportunities here? mp3's, iPod?
How is music sold?
Do most people have the ability to acquire this music, in practicality?

I am about to launch a WordPress/WooCommerce site but worry about around the clock support for my site since my developer's in India, Monday thru Friday.

That's about 25% of the week! That being said, I would expect the bulk of sales to be on Eastern Standard Time, 8AM to Midnight, which means his coverage percentage is higher that 25%.

Are there are support models you can think of which would be me paying some small retainer for a WP developer to be on call and getting notified if there is a hiccup or site outage? Then, if there is real work that's needed, I'd pay on an hourly basis?


Do I need to be worried at all about the site have problems which could cause it to be unavailable to process further orders?

I am not worried there may be a one in a hundred error rate which I can resolve when the email comes in, but instead, having a site outage causing orders to stop.
I have a line chart that I use to show sales information.  I use it all year, but would like to highlight (via background shading) each quarter of the year.  I have had no luck so far.  Any suggestions?
I have a youtube video with a pitch for a subscription service.

I plan to get some assistance in promoting the service and want to find a way to tie the link being passed around by each individual salesperson, back to that individual so that I know what commission to pay them if those viewers become customers.

Assistance in figuring out how to do this is greatly appreciated.
The Sales reps absolutely love these and won't gve them up - I need to keep them on the road. 2GB RAM isn't upgradeable, best strategy for using virtual RAM ?
I have this view with the year to date sales values for each stock item sold: -
SELECT        Year, [Stock Code], SUM(SalesValue) AS TotVal
FROM            dbo.tbl_My_Table
GROUP BY Year, [Stock Code]
HAVING        (Year = YEAR(GETDATE()))

I want to create a SQL job to populate a table overnight e.g. tbl_Inventory_Category

I need to add StockCode and Category to the table, StockCode comes from the view. 'Category' is calculated thus:

•      A=  Products that make up 65% year to date sales.
•      B= Next 20%
•      C= Next 10%
•      D= Next 5%

Does anyone know how to achieve this?
Have the attached report that simply shows sales by day.  I am wanting to add a Max line at the 150K to go across the page.  Does anyone know how to do this as the crystal graphs seems limited.
I am using Google Tag Manager for Wordpress: https://wordpress.org/plugins/duracelltomi-google-tag-manager/
I have followed all of the instructions.
I have an Analytics Account And a Tag Manager Account.
I have the Tags and the Trigger setup but I am still not getting Sales Data in Analytics.  Is there a tutorial out there or a know solution?  Does anyone have any recommendations on where to start to fix the issue?
Hello All,

I wrote small query where select query will fetch the status of one ORder . If the order status is not 1 it will update the status to another status. If not found it will handle the exception.
I am made one script.In the comment can you help in recitfiying the script asap. Need this script in this format only.

        v_REFERENCE_CODE varchar2(30);
        v_status_lkp varchar2(30);
        cursor ObsoleteSalesOrder is
               select a.REFERENCE_CODE,a.status_lkp from BASE_SALES_ORDER a,BASE_SALES_ORDER_LINE b where
                    a.SALES_ORDER_ID =b.SALES_ORDER_ID
                    and a.REFERENCE_CODE ='10132834';
open ObsoleteSalesOrder;
fetch ObsoleteSalesOrder into v_REFERENCE_CODE,v_status_lkp;
exit when ObsoleteSalesOrder%notfound;
if v_status_lkp !=1

--Do Below update
update base_sales_order set obsolete_flag = 1 where reference_code IN ('10132834');
update base_sales_order_line set obsolete_flag = 1 where sales_order_id
IN (select sales_order_id from base_sales_order where reference_code IN ('10132834'));
DBMS_OUTPUT.PUT_LINE('SalesOrder MArked it obsolete');

else if v_status = 1
DBMS_OUTPUT.PUT_LINE('SalesOrder is in obsolete');

DBMS_OUTPUT.PUT_LINE ('No sales ORder Found');

--Exception handling
end loop;
--Exception handling
end loop;
--Exception Handling
close ObsoleteSalesOrder;            
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Please provide me with a URL address of the Sprint PCS add a phone program.

I know several users who all currently have a single Sprint PCS cell phone and are interested in finding the details of how they can add a second phone to their Spring PCS account using the current Sprint PCS promotion that we have heard is going on until the end of June of 2017.
Dear Experts

We are using SugarCRM enterprise edition for sales force automation for marketing campaigns and sales work force now we have a requirement for business intelligence solution for SugarCRM enterprise edition.
1.  I have heard of CognosBI from IBM few years ago is this still the best BI to go for.
or any other BI tool please suggest

Thanks in advance.
We've recently written a couple of reporting programs in PHP and Javascript for our own bespoke software that reads data from a table to return tonnage, sales, costs and margin by customer.
The table has a cron job that rebuilds the table twice daily, currenly at around 2am and then again around 1pm.
We find that the first user to run a report following a table update, that the server call times out returning a HTTP time out error on screen.
Is there a reason, that anyone knows of as to why it only happens on the first server call?
If we close down the window and re-open to run the report again it works without issue and get a normal response time of a couple of seconds.
I had this question after viewing Sumif statment across and entire workbook.

Hi all,
I found this brilliant solution to how to SUMIF across worksheets, but I just can't figure out how to get it to work! I changed the "TabNames" to 'Mar17:END' and then it's giving me the error "We found a problem with this formula. Try clicking Insert Function...", which I don't have the knowledge to solve! Please help!

More info: I'm in direct sales. I have a summary sheet with all the products I sell, and I want to pull info from my monthly sales sheets to update my inventory. This was the best way I could come up with how to do this, but if there's a better way I'm definitely open to suggestions.
I had all my sales on a single sheet and everything worked great, but I'd really like to see how I do every month.

Any help is greatly appreciated!
Here is some sample data from a table named Sales  (sql server 2008r2)

salesassociateid    salesdatetime                                     Salesamount

                1234         2007-01-01 08:00:00.000                 55
                1234         2007-01-01 09:00:00.000                200
                1234         2007-01-01 14:00:00.000                500
                4545         2007-01-01 10:00:00.000                450
                4545         2007-01-01 13:00:00.000                210
                4545         2007-01-01 15:00:00.000                800


This table contains summary entries for each hours that sales were made.  No entry is written for hours that do not have sales

Sales hours are between 8am and 6pm

trying to write a query that will fill return a record for each potential sales hour with a zero amount for hours not in sales table
per sales associate per day  (for space reasons I just included one day)

Here is what I would like the query results to be

salesassociateid         hourofday    salesamount  salesdate
1234                             8                        55                  2007-01-01
1234                             9                        200                2007-01-01
1234                             10                       0                   2007-01-01  
1234                             11                       0                   2007-01-01
1234                 …
Hi Everyone

I was wodnering if anyone could kindly help please. I may go on a little bit but please bare with me. I am stuck on how to calculate this particular scenario.

A company charges its clients various different prices depending on the amount of sales per month as follows:

£0-300 sales / £30.00 fees per month  
£301-600 sales / £60.00 fees per month
£601-1000 sales / £90.00 fees per month
£1001-2000 sales / £180.00 fees per month
£2001-3000 sales / £250.00 fees per month
£3001-5000 sales / £300.00 fees per month
£5001-7000 sales / £400.00 fees per month
£7001-10,000 sales / £500.00 fees per month
The company has a one off cost £300 per client to set up its clients.

the company has 15 clients and they all get charged different fees per month as they do not have the same sales figures per month.

My question is what would be the best way to have a formula where I can see the breakeven point for the company. As the company would only ever have a one off cost of £300 per client but have various sales revenue figures, I am finding it hard to think of how to do this.

I would very much appreciate it if someone could guide me to a formula. Thank you in advance 🙂






Sales is the act of selling something; the exchange of goods, services, or property for money. Use this topic to talk about sales cycles & funnels and sales strategy. Please do not use this topic for Marketing.