June 2003

By Pragmatic Institute April 27, 2007

At a meeting of customers, such as an annual user conference, do you dread the "feature list haggling" breakout session? Does it seem to end up being a complaint session, which is never strategic and never satisfying? It sends you running for the bar vowing never to do one again. Instead of haggling over features, try a force field analysis. Read the full article.


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