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Posts in Category: CPQ Software

How CPQ Software Can Get You Seeing Dollar Signs 

Posted by Michael Bauer 10/09/2015 Categories: CPQ Software Sales Quoting

As technology continues to evolve and change the way the world does business, staying ahead of the curve can mean the difference between staying in business or losing out to your competitors. For many businesses, Configure-Price-Quote software, or CPQ software, is a way to get an edge on the competition.

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What You Stand to Gain by Integrating a Customer Portal 

A Customer Portal Helps Your Sales Team Succeed
Posted by Michael Bauer 09/09/2015 Categories: 2D Product Configurator 3D Product Configurator CPQ Software

One way to help your business grow is by making it easy for customers to interact with your company and your products. Here’s how a customer portal software helps customers to configure products, view pricing, log cases, and engage throughout the customer-vendor relationship.

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Custom Design Bull’s Outdoor Kitchens With Powertrak 3D Product Configurator 

Customize outdoor kitchens, grilling carts, and bar islands with a drag-and-drop, 3D visual configurator.
Posted by Michael Bauer 06/29/2015 Categories: 3D Product Configurator CPQ Software Web Portal White Paper or Case Study

Bull Outdoor Products selects Powertrak 3D Product Configurator for its ability to deliver an easy-to-use visual configuration solution for its dealers and retailers to work closely with customers and virtually guide them through the designing, quoting, and ordering process.

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Arkos Speeds Service Quoting Time From Days To Minutes 

Powertrak CPQ increases customer engagement and improves sales and service quoting efficiency
Posted by Michael Bauer 06/05/2015 Categories: CPQ Software Microsoft Dynamics CRM Sales Quoting White Paper or Case Study

This case study showcases aftermarket compression and equipment service provider, Arkos Field Services, experience searching and selecting a configure-price-quote solution to automate its quote-to-order process, speed the quote generation time, and improve staff productivity.

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The 10 Best Sales Tools To Help You Sell More, Faster 

Posted by Michael Bauer 04/24/2015 Categories: 2D Product Configurator 3D Product Configurator CPQ Software Product Configurator

Does it feel harder to sell these days? In some ways it is. In 2007 it took an average of 3.68 cold call attempts to reach a prospect. Today it takes 8 attempts. Today’s sales teams work hard for their numbers. Thankfully, technology can help you sell more effectively. Some of these tools may not be marketed as sales products, but they have valuable functionality that supports the sales process.

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Mailbox Manufacturer Reinvents How Customers Design And Order 4C Mailboxes 

Mailboxes.com adds 2D visual configurations to its online ordering experience.
Posted by Michael Bauer 04/21/2015 Categories: 2D Product Configurator CPQ Software White Paper or Case Study

Commercial and residential mailboxes manufacturer reinvents how customers custom design and order its 4C commercial mailboxes by replacing its database-driven configurator for a 2D visual product configurator powered by Powertrak.

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Analytical Instruments Manufacturer Finds Powertrak Improves Sales Quoting Accuracy 

Configure-Price-Quote Automates Sales Quoting Experience at Shimadzu Scientific Instruments
Posted by Michael Bauer 04/14/2015 Categories: CPQ Software Microsoft Dynamics CRM Sales Quoting Web Portal

Shimadzu Scientific Instruments manufactures analytical instruments indispensable for research, development, and quality control. The company replaced its legacy quoting application used in Microsoft Dynamics CRM, with Powertrak CPQ to simplify and accelerate processes for creating, managing, and configuring complex kits used in sales quotes.

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Recap: Convergence 2015 - CPQ In Demand! 

Axonom Showcases 3D Product Configurator at Microsoft Dynamics Convergence

Conference in Review: Many Microsoft Dynamics customers, partners, and prospects stopped by Axonom's booth at Convergence 2015 in search of CPQ solutions such as 3D product configurator, guided selling, and quote and order automation solutions.

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The Must-See CPQ Vendor List for Convergence 2015 

Top Five CPQ Vendors Exhibiting At Microsoft Convergence 2015

This post covers the top CPQ vendors for Microsoft Dynamics and where to find them on the showroom floor at Convergence 2015. Find out why CPQ solutions are extremely popular in today's marketplace, and we will give a sneak peek into what Axonom has in store for the show.

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Using LinkedIn for Sales: Tips from the Experts 

Target Leads With LinkedIn
Posted by Michael Bauer 02/13/2015 Categories: CPQ Software Guided Selling How Tos Sales Quoting Salesforce.com

LinkedIn has more than 332 million users around the world and is the largest professional network on the Internet. Although you might think of LinkedIn in terms of professional networking, it's also invaluable for sales. Savvy sales professionals know how to use LinkedIn to find and connect with thousands of potential leads.

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What Small Businesses Look For In CRM Software 

Study Results from Software Advice
Posted by Michael Bauer 01/28/2015 Categories: 3D Product Configurator CPQ Software Microsoft Dynamics CRM Salesforce.com

Software Advice, a resource for small businesses looking for a CRM solution, recently published a report examining what Customer Relationship Management (CRM) buyers’ most desire in applications, features and integrations, as well as their most common reasons for seeking new software.

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Axonom Announces Agenda at Microsoft Convergence 2015 

Axonom to exhibit and feature Powertrak 3D Product Configurator
Posted by Michael Bauer 01/14/2015 Categories: 3D Product Configurator CPQ Software Events / Conferences Microsoft Dynamics CRM

We are pleased to announce our participation as an exhibitor at the Microsoft Dynamics Convergence conference in Atlanta, Georgia, from March 16-19, 2015. Our staff will be in the Expo Experience Hall, booth 1316, to educate Microsoft Dynamics customers on how to radically improve its ordering experience using a 3D product configurator.

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The Most Notable Powertrak Product Configurator Moments of 2014 

In this post, we celebrate the memorable moments, milestones, highlights, and achievements that happened this year. Here is a list of the most notable Powertrak Product Configurator (CPQ) moments of 2014.

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Top 10 Sales Videos To Educate and Motivate Your Team 

Posted by Michael Bauer 11/30/2014 Categories: Awards and Recognitions CPQ Software How Tos Microsoft Dynamics CRM Salesforce.com

When you run your sales meeting, do you sometimes feel like you’re in the movie “Groundhog Day?” If you have a sense of déjà vu as you discuss how to boost sales and increase productivity it’s time to get out of your repetitive routine. Make your next sales meeting more powerful by incorporating “how to” sales videos that teach best practices or videos that help motivate your team.

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Sales Management Advice to Grow Your Business 

Boost Your Business With These 5 Posts
Posted by Michael Bauer 11/04/2014 Categories: CPQ Software

As you’re hustling between training your team on custom-design applications and creating reports in your sales forecasting software, you might wish you had a brilliant mentor or guru to give advice on boosting business. I’ve scoured the web for insightful sales management advice that can help you grow your business. From pieces about industry trends to selling more efficiently, don’t miss advice from these top 5 posts:

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