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goal seeking

The ability to calculate a formula backward to obtain a desired input. For example, given the goal gross margin = 50% and the range of possible inputs, goal seeking attempts to obtain the optimum input.
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The profile produces six scores titled Purpose (PU), Coherence (CO), Choice/Responsibility (CR), Death Acceptance (DA), Existential Vacuum (EV), and Goal Seeking (GS) and two composite scores entitled Personal Meaning Index (PMI) and Existential Transcendence (ET).
Additionally, CLARITY 7 includes extensive capabilities to perform Profitability Modeling and Optimization, including tools to perform what-if modeling and goal seeking.
1 we have validated our position as a leader by introducing features like MS-Office(TM) integration, goal seeking and a more advanced audit trail.
A real-time optimization algorithm for chop saw systems has been developed based on the principle of goal seeking.
The LAP-R is scored and profiled in terms of six subscales: Purpose (PO), Coherence (CO), Choice/ Responsibleness (CR), Death Acceptance (DA), Existential Vacuum (EV), and Goal Seeking (GS).
Perfetti also uses BOOST Sales and Margin Planning to focus on the company's marketing issues using the application's what-if analysis and goal seeking attributes.
The application uses creative techniques for goal seeking on those attributes that are important to the customer, such as color, price point, size, brands, or the square footage required for compelling product presentation.
They have basic data analysis tools, plus many advanced features such as scenario management, goal seeking, linear and nonlinear solvers and matrix manipulation.
Goal seeking functions are realized through the backward inference mechanism, enabling the neural expert system to show the appropriate inputs (or conditions) to guarantee the desired level of outputs.
The term success has to do with the act of measuring an activity, the activity of goal seeking.
Enhanced goal seeking, stochastic pricing and principles-based approaches to valuation are just a few examples of how TAS-MoSes will help our clients meet the challenges posed by increasing demands for sophisticated financial modeling.