To help you to tap into the wealth of knowledge that has been presented in Trends since 2006, we’ve created an easy-to-access archive of past e-newsletter articles. To locate an article on a particular forecasting topic, first determine the type of article that you are searching for and then use the drop-down menu in the appropriate section below to choose the specific article of interest. You may also view the articles available in any category by browsing the drop-down menu.
These educational articles focus on various forecasting methods and approaches, explaining how they work and how they are applied. While some topics covered in this series are more advanced than others, the articles present the "basics" and are designed to be accessible to all forecasters.
Case studies provide a unique view that can only come from being "in the trenches." In this section, you will hear from other forecasters about what has and hasn’t worked for them when addressing real-world forecasting challenges.
In these articles, seasoned forecasters and academics share their research and insights on a variety of important business forecasting topics such as best practices for integrating judgmental and statistical forecasts, the role of forecasting in S&OP, and navigating the political waters surrounding forecasts.
You can read about the practices of your fellow forecasters in these articles which report the results of our popular "30-Second Survey" questionnaires which appear several times annually in Trends
Forecast Pro Tips & Tricks
In these articles, you can learn more about how to take advantage of all the features found in Forecast Pro and how to use the software most effectively. As indicated in the drop-down menu, some articles in this section are only relevant to specific edition(s) of the software.