NAED Business Tools

Business Reality 101
This guided simulation allows your staff to understand the various roles and responsibilities of your entire operation. During this workshop, teams will compete against each other as they run a business for three simulated years.

Play BR101



Disaster Planning
Owning or managing a business leaves little time to devote to planning ahead for a disaster that may never happen. This is an excellent resource to provide you with the tools to reduce the potential for loss if disaster should strike.

Plan for Disaster



Electrical Industry Dictionary
Important glossary of industry terms all in one place.

Access the Dictionary




Special Pricing Authorization (SPA)
The importance of accurate implementations of electronic SPAs continues to grow as distributors upgrade their software and manufacturers adopt recommended best practices.

Discover SPA Resources



Supply Chain Scorecard

The use of an industry-wide supply chain scorecard creates a competitive advantage that evaluates service levels, helps to make processes more efficient, lowers the cost of doing business, and delivers more value to customers.

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Strategic Technology Roadmap
NAED is helping members stay on top of important technology issues with a full set of online resources to simply do business better. Use this site as a roadmap to gauge priorities, improve customer relationships, and seize new opportunities.
Find Your Roadmap