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How to Serve an Ad
Presents an overview of the basic technology used in all ad-serving solutions.

ad sales  a movie ad. The ad server knows the day and time, so that information does not have to be sent from the page. However, the database will have to be augmented with information about times of day and frequencies of serving ads. Actually, advertisers tend to purchase not frequencies but numbers of impressions, but the principle is the same. Of course, if the website is selling impressions, it had better be able to tell the sales staff how many impressions are available. The total number of impressions will

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Sales Force Automation (SFA)

Sales Force Automation (SFA) systems help sales and marketing teams with functions related to taking orders, generating proposals or quotes, managing territories, managing partners, and maintaining contact data. Systems often include various levels of analytic and reporting capabilities. 

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It’s About Process (or The Ability to Be Responsive)


Because business processes are often communicated in an ad hoc and unregulated manner, it can be difficult to standardize processes across organizations, particularly larger ones. TEC analyst PJ Jakovljevic takes you on a guided tour through workflow automation—or business process management (BPM)—and shows how these solutions can help ensure standardized adoption of processes, with highlights on several key BPM vendors.

ad sales  to employees in an ad hoc and unregulated manner. A process document with instructions may exist on a network file share, but people have not the foggiest idea that it's there. And some employees might rely on word-of-mouth information from co-workers (so called tribal knowledge ) to learn the processes for their jobs. Consequently, standardizing and instituting new business processes can prove challenging for most companies, particularly larger organizations. Indeed, until recently most enterprise Read More

Can High Flying NetGravity Maintain Its Position?


NetGravity's ad serving software remains a leader, and its merger with DoubleClick should have the company celebrating, but CMGI is massing troops on the border, and NetGravity needs to gird for war.

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How to Outsell the Competition: The Benchmarking Edge for Successful Sales Execution


Benchmarking is a process where companies compare their performance over time against their competition. In doing so, they can identify where their strengths lie and where improvement may be needed. The point of benchmarking is to focus on areas that will yield the best return. For companies to succeed in their benchmarking efforts and gain a sustained competitive advantage, five key steps should be considered.

ad sales  forecast analysis. In addition, ad hoc reports can be built and saved for repeated use using NetSuite's reporting tools. Because actual booked orders can be seen in forecasts, your forecasts have greatly increased reliability, predictability and accuracy. A key metric source in NetSuite is the important intersection of customers and the orders they place. This order management capability also allows sales people to work a deal through the pipeline, right through to the actual close, allowing their Read More

Real Media Goes To Market


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Sales Opportunity Blueprinting: Where the Money Is


Find out more in the white paper sales opportunity blueprinting.

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Sales Force Automation (SFA) RFI/RFP Template


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7 Practical Sales Tips


These days, nobody goes it alone. We all can use a few new techniques to help us close tough deals. This ebook outlines key sales strategies and gives you the resources you need to put them into action. Some recommendations are simple; others require thoughtful business decisions. But all guarantee an immediate and long-lasting impact on your sales organization. Get a few quick sales tips you can use anywhere, anytime.

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Sales Performance Management


A productive sales force must concentrate on acquiring, growing, and retaining profitable relationships with its clients. This requires clear, detailed views of prospects, customers, and the market—and the ability to turn insight into action. The right sales force automation (SFA) system can help you determine priorities and action plans to achieve the best results with your customers—and boost your profit margins.

ad sales  before you attempt to address your sales processes and anticipated objectives. DETERMINE KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS   THE RIGHT PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENTS CAN MAXIMIZE SALES OPPORTUNITIES Sales analytics, which you can use to assess KPIs, offer enormous opportunities to improve the ways you measure your sales organization. Industry analysts, for example, believe an average organization loses a great deal of sales if it has limited visibility into sales activities. Deploying sales-analytical functionality Read More

Aviso Brings Predictive Science to Sales Forecasting


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Taking Sales and Operations Planning to the Next Level


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Implementing Business Process Management (BPM) to Drive Profitable Sales


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ad sales  prospects are not covered adequately. Sales staff will try to cherry-pick accounts. As a result of differences in territory potential, performance evaluations can be unfair, morale may be damaged, and companies may wind up rewarding the territory instead of the sales rep. The company will spend too much effort on low-potential prospects and too little on more promising opportunities. What's more, poor alignment puts the organization at a competitive disadvantage. Promoting Equity, Enhancing Profitable Read More

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