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Michael Roppo

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Michael has more than 30 years experience in training and consulting for Automotive Domain Results and its parent company, The Mironov Group. He helps dealers attain maximum profitability, customer satisfaction and retention by improving the quality of their management teams and the personnel who come in contact with their customers. Visit his website at AutomotiveDomainResults.com.
intelligence

Got Dealer (BI) Business Intelligence?

Far too many retail dealership organizations and like-kind service businesses that I consult with sit on loads of great customer DMS data, and do...
service advisor

Professional Service Advisor Qualities: A Quick Checklist to See If You Have the Right...

A Professional Service Advisor is the person your valued customers have the most contact with at the dealership while getting their cars serviced. It’s...
business

Finding Your Strengths to Improve Your Business

As a dealer, leader, or manager, you are probably aware that your business could improve. Sometimes dealers, leader managers and business owners want to...
results

Generating Intentional Results Requires Massive Action

Attention Dealers, Leaders, Managers and Business owners: Wouldn’t it be absolutely fantastic if you had easy access to experts from different areas of the...
improvement

Business Improvement Made Simple

Whether you're a 10- or 100-employee dealership organization, ongoing improvement is the name of the game. Businesses are not static. Your business is either...
customer satisfaction

How to Increase Profits & Customer Satisfaction

Remember our 2018 New Year Resolution on how make your dealership more profitable by increasing customer satisfaction and creating more profit retention while lowing...
priorities

Will Your Dealership Thrive in 2018?

Drive Results through the Alignment of Process & Strategy Breakout Quote: Breakout Quote: [“Some dealerships and management teams don't really know how to meet productively...
listening

The Sales Art of Listening

There is a common misconception in the world of sales that you succeed only by product knowledge, preparation and by sheer determination. Too many...
brand values

Benefits of a Customer’s Seal of Approval

Your Brand Values set you apart from the competition. Often brand values are intricately intertwined with marketing and business development strategies. Brand values are...
customer experience

CRM Is About CEM!

Dealerships could easily generate substantial sales and gross increases on an annual basis by improving the customer experience and satisfaction within the dealership. It’s...
automation

Will Automation Affect the Auto Retail Workforce?

Automation is at work in the automotive industry. Processes in manufacturing are now driven in large part by AI-powered machines that can operate round...
Volvo

Volvo CEO Makes Bold Prediction for EV Adoption

The price of crude oil has recently hit historically low levels. Manufacturers are offering incredible incentives on new vehicle purchases. And in the United...
technology

Successfully Implementing Technology in the Service Department

During This challenging time in our industry I have noticed something strangely wonderful happening in the midst of this implosion. Of course, this is...
subprime

Working with Subprime Shoppers Part of the New Normal?

The US economy will rebound, as it always does. Between today and an eventual stabilization, there are bound to be significant challenges for business...
service

How Service Kiosks Affect Fixed Ops

Self-service kiosks have started to pop up in more dealerships. What started out as a novelty, is quickly being hurled into the mainstream, partly...

Building a Culture Around Your Dealership’s Digital Retailing Process

On this week’s episode of Kain & Co., host and President of Kain Automotive, David Kain discusses how to create a logical environment for your...

Are Your BDC Employees Using the Right Language During this Crisis?

On this week’s episode of Kain & Co., host and President of Kain Automotive, David Kain talks about adapting the language your BDC uses during...

April Kerrigan Report: Have Dealership Values Taken a Hit During the...

Welcome to the Kerrigan Advisors Market Update with Bridget Fitzpatrick and Ryan Kerrigan, Managing Director of Kerrigan Advisors. Did you enjoy this segment? Please share...

Contacting the Customer After the Sale

 On this week's episode of F&I Today, Becky Chernek talks about the importance of following up with the customer after the sale should the...
Coronavirus Coverage Central

CBT Automotive Network is providing up-to-date coverage on the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on auto dealers, automakers, and dealership personnel