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Seven Magic Questions: How to Improve Your Win Ratio by Selling Value Instead of Price
There are many consultative sales methods. Each has unique strengths and techniques, but they all try to focus on what matters to the customer. To improve your

win ratio  How to Improve Your Win Ratio by Selling Value Instead of Price There are lots of consultative sales methods around. You may have been trained in one, or read a book about one that you particularly like. Each has its unique strengths and techniques. But they all have at least one thing in common. They try to get sales people to focus on what matters to the customer. You build sales momentum by demonstrating that you are delivering an important solution to an important problem. That is the essence of all

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CRM: What Is It and Why Do It? Part One: Historical Background


Many consultants, vendors, and analysts today define CRM in terms of being a customer-centric business strategy that is enabled by a set of applications that support customer-facing functions and management decision making. That may capture the essence of what CRM is, but it does not begin to capture why an end user organization should invest significant resources to pursue such an initiative.

win ratio  this tool should increase win and loss ratios. Marketing Campaign Management . This application helps the marketing organization to improve the targeting and design of campaigns to enhance the ratio of response rate to the marketing dollars required to generate that response. The response rate should be correlated to revenue generation or profit contribution factors that allow the organization to relate cost to incremental profit generated. Call Center and Help Desk Inbound and Outbound Tools . There are Read More

Success Keys for Proposal Automation


Proposal writing has become a common requirement throughout the entire business world. And for many sales people, they are a necessary evil. If you're thinking about automating your proposal process, there are ten critical success keys to a successful implementation.

win ratio  software, you create consistent, winning proposals in minutes. Success Keys for Proposal Automation If you're thinking about automating your proposal process, here are ten critical success keys that result in successful implementations. If you're not thinking about it ... well, maybe you should. 1. Must have an easy, intuitive user interface Software that's hard to use becomes shelfware. Nobody wants to use a tool that makes the job harder. And most sales people won't read the manual, either. So it has Read More

Catalyst Emerges Strong in 2000


Though Catalyst should be encouraged by its first quarter report card, the results do not yet indicate substantial growth in its business, an effect Catalyst hopes to achieve largely through its partnership with SAP.

win ratio  example is Provia Software's win at Owens Corning. Owens signed on for warehouse and yard management, two systems offered by Catalyst, but chose Provia in part for its transportation management capabilities that might be needed in the future. User Recommendations For companies in retail, consumer packaged goods, or industrial technology, Catalyst WMS products offer a rich set of features and can be customized according to specific customer requirements. We encourage users to include Catalyst on a short li Read More

The ROI Dilemma - Part 1 - Look at how bad you Look!


If you're going to use ROI in order to find new business or, justify your solution, be careful. ROI is a loaded gun and you might just shoot yourself.

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Win New Customers: A Four-Phase Approach to Sales Success


This CRM spotlight will help you understand specific ways your organization can adopt a four-phase approach based on sales effectiveness best practices that can be automated using Maximizer Software’s customer relationship management (CRM) solution to boost your bottom line and remain competitive year after year.

win ratio  New Customers: A Four-Phase Approach to Sales Success This CRM spotlight will help you understand specific ways your organization can adopt a four-phase approach based on sales effectiveness best practices that can be automated using Maximizer Software’s customer relationship management (CRM) solution to boost your bottom line and remain competitive year after year. Read More

Kamstrup Selects Aras and Minerva for Global PLM


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win ratio  A week after the  win at Consilium Marine , Aras has announced a  win at Kamstrup A/S , a global provider of innovative metering solutions for energy and water consumption, headquartered in Skanderborg, Denmark. Represented in 50 countries, Kamstrup is a manufacturer of system solutions for smart energy and water metering. The company selected Aras for its ability to manage complex, multidiscipline product development processes involving mechanical, electrical, and software components. Kamstrup will Read More

Justification of ERP Investments Part 1: Quantifiable Benefits from an ERP System


Studies that surveyed manufacturers about the impact of ERP systems on firm performance indicate that company size and industry do not affect the results. Benefits have been indicated for large and small firms, whether they make standard or custom products or are in discrete or process manufacturing environments. This section explains the quantifiable benefits in terms of several areas of improvement. Reprinted from Maximizing Your ERP System by Dr. Scott Hamilton.

win ratio  manufacturing in various environments. Drawing on case studies from Dr. Hamilton's first-hand experience in consulting with more than a thousand firms, it covers common problems and working solutions for how to effectively implement and use ERP systems. The book can be ordered on amazon.com. This excerpt on Justification of ERP Investments is presented in four parts: Quantifiable benefits from an ERP system The intangible effects of ERP Costs of implementing an ERP system Replacing or re-implementing Read More

Atlas Pipeline Selects IFS Applications


IFS’ win streak continued with Atlas Pipeline Mid-Continent Holdings, LLC (“Atlas Pipeline”), active in gathering and processing natural gas for transportation to commercial, industrial, and residential markets, recently choosing IFS Applications as its new enterprise solution. The oil and gas industry is one of IFS’ core markets. Based on a single product line, IFS Applications delivers component

win ratio  IFS Applications IFS ’ win streak continued with Atlas Pipeline Mid-Continent Holdings, LLC (“Atlas Pipeline”), active in gathering and processing natural gas for transportation to commercial, industrial, and residential markets,  recently choosing IFS Applications as its new enterprise solution . The oil and gas industry is one of IFS’ core markets. Based on a single product line, IFS Applications delivers component-based business solutions that manage the entire lifecycle of contracts, Read More

Manufacturing Strategies that Win: IT’s New Role in the Cloud


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win ratio  Strategies that Win: IT’s New Role in the Cloud With acceptance of cloud-based strategies growing among manufacturers of all types and sizes, it’s easier than ever to make the business case for transitioning to the cloud. But beyond the cost savings and responsiveness of cloud solutions, this transition also provides new opportunities for the IT department to grow into a key role as strategic business advisor. This report includes advice on how IT can help manufacturers realize the full Read More

The Work Game that Motivates: The Holy Grail of Change Management


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win ratio  don't know how to win either. The message from this confused and directionless state of affairs is rather obvious. Companies are not getting the job done when it comes to telling their employees, their managers and their executives how to win. Too many people, faced with too many challenges, come to work every day without an answer, a goal, or an objective. This is everyday life at work: no way to win. The Motivation of Recreation: A Way To Win Unless people believe that winning is possible, resistance Read More

Water World Group Selects Epicor ERP


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win ratio  day after a  major win in India , Epicor announced that the Water World Group of Companies has selected to  implement the flagship Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution  in its offices in Egypt and the USA. Water World is Egypt's leading water treatment company that specializes in water treatment systems, including technology used to purify and filter potable water. Taking advantage of Epicor’s solution's scalability, accessibility, and flexibility, Water World has chosen to deploy the Read More

CallidusCloud Consolidates Its IT Mishmash in NetSuite OneWorld


NetSuite was seemingly on a roll at the end of January 2013. A day after its win at the Zicam maker, NetSuite announced that CallidusCloud, a leading provider of cloud-based sales performance management (SPM), training, hiring, and marketing software solutions, has transformed its global business and information technology (IT) efficiency by implementing NetSuite OneWorld. The newly deployed cloud

win ratio  A day after its  win at the Zicam maker , NetSuite announced that CallidusCloud , a leading provider of cloud-based sales performance management (SPM), training, hiring, and marketing software solutions, has transformed its global business and information technology (IT) efficiency by implementing NetSuite OneWorld . The newly deployed cloud enterprise suite has reportedly improved end-to-end cross-enterprise business visibility and performance for the fast-growing software company to replace an “IT Read More

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win ratio  but the rules do, winners and losers are determined by how well each team sees the big picture. Thus, suppliers who understand and support retailers’ goals have a better likelihood of success. The greater the alignment of processes and communication between suppliers and retailers, the greater the chances of a big win. Read More

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win ratio  other managers are always viewing the most current data. For more information on the SYSPRO Collection Module, call 1-800-369-8649. A variety of reports can also be generated to provide management insight into the status of collections. Glossary of Terms Accounts Receivable A record of monies owed by each customer for services performed or goods delivered. Ageing Report A report of customers and monies owed organized into categories, including current and past due accounts according to defi ned time Read More