Gourville, John T. “Eager Sellers and Stony Buyers: Understanding the Psychology of New-Product Adoption.” Harvard Business Review 84, no. 6 (June ). 1 Eager Sellers and Stony Buyers Psychology of new product adoptions John T. Gourville –HBR Three pronged strategy to promote customer adaptations of. Eager sellers, stony buyers: understanding the psychology of new-product adoption Type: Article; Author(s): J.T. Gourville; Page start: 98; Page end: ; Web.

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Published by Peter Short Modified over 3 years ago. Steve Hoeffler Vanderbilt University. Predicting Diffusion John Gourville One job of product managers, marketers, strategic planners, and other corporate executives is to predict what the demand will be for a new product. To start, they can determine where their products fall in a matrix with four categories: Diffusion of Innovations Everett M.

While companies can create value through product changes, they can capture it most easily by minimising the need for consumers to change.

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New products force consumers to change their behavior, and that has a psychological cost. Registration Forgot your password? Fortunately, companies can overcome this disconnect. Anubha Mishra 1 Estimated H-index: Studies show, in fact, that there is a mismatch of nine to one, eafer 9x, between what innovators think consumers want and what consumers truly desire. Understanding the psychology of new-product adoption. This task is easier for certain classes of new products than for others.

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