Traditional enterprise-level sales strategies are no longer sufficient in bringing new customer accounts. Today's self-directed buyers delay sales contact and pre-qualify solutions via the Internet. Sales can leverage this medium by understanding the buy cycle to deliver value and begin an influential on-line relationship.
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1999 and 2000 the Web became the new normal way of life. Back then few of us realized how easy it would be to shop on-line. Now we can simply log-on, search a few ideas, review product features, compare prices, select a vendor, and have a product arrive at our door the next day. As we enter 2006 over 70 percent of us enjoy a rich media experience from our home, which is driving an on-line shopping growth rate of over 30 percent a year. Life in the on-demand world, as characterized by the iPod, allows