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Updated Technology Assessment Toolkit – Understand your customers and deliver the right solution

Hopefully you have all heard of the Technology Assessment Toolkit – if not, it is a great set of tools, whitepapers, presentations and other "stuff" to enable you to quickly take your customer through the thought process as to what technology can do for them and how you can deliver the value their business needs.

One award submission to the Worldwide Partner Conference awards stated – "We make great use of the Small Business Technology Assessment Toolkit we received from Microsoft. This has proved to be an invaluable tool for us and our clients in outlining their business / IT requirements & defining the solutions. We provide an excellent service to our clients & they recognise this from the hard work we put in for every installation—from sales, design, installation & post-installation support—they know they are in good hands and we would never let them down."

As to the actual contents of the toolkit:

  • Ready-to-use "Business Assessment" guide
  • Comprehensive "Technology Assessment" guide
  • Microsoft Small Business Solution Selling guide
  • Three-year planning template
  • Sample proposal
  • Customizable sales and marketing tools
  • Datasheets, presentations, white papers and more
  • Information on Windows Small Business Server 2003 R2 and Microsoft products designed for small business, such as Office 2003 Small Business Edition, Windows XP Professional, Microsoft CRM 3.0, Windows Mobile, and more

To learn more about this, go visit https://www.mssboffers.com/default.aspx . There is also the readiness centre to learn about best practices on using the toolkit to be found at https://partner.microsoft.com/global/40029617



Posted Mon, Jul 24 2006 4:59 AM by David Overton


David Overton wrote re: Updated Technology Assessment Toolkit – Understand your customers and deliver the right solution
on Tue, Jul 25 2006 3:48 PM

I forgot to mention this is available in 3 flavours - just the tools to download, order a CD or download the CD as an ISO.



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