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drivevideo

Finding Your Drive to Succeed

Go to work ready to make a difference for your customers. Don't settle for average. Do you have the drive it takes to succeed...
attitudevideo

Do you think Attitude is Overrated?

Do you think attitude is overrated?  Not just an attitude, but an attitude of gratitude.  Paul explains how a good attitude can benefit your...
Gross Profitvideo

7 Words That Will Increase Your Gross Profit

What if Paul Cummings told you that there are 7 words that will increase your gross profit by 20 percent: Can you see some...
Tip Of The Dayvideo

Don’t Stop Short and Miss A Sale

Sometimes you may be the reason why a sale didn't happen. In today's Tip Of The Day, Paul Cummings shares with you how many...
SALESvideo

Five No’s Before They Go

As dealership salespeople, you ask on average three times. Paul Cummings says that’s too little. So instead, he has a small rhyme to remember. Access...
objectionsvideo

Overcoming Buyer Objections in the Car Sales Process

 How many times do you hear “I’m just looking.”  Instead of coming back with something witty or semi-snarky like “That’s why we put em...
follow-up planvideo

Having a Follow-Up Plan

The problem with follow-up is that it’s not being done correctly. Does your follow-up plan include calling previous customers every single week and thanking...
goalsvideo

Visualizing Your Goals

Do you have goals that are important to you? See the goal in your mind's eye as if it's already real. Listen to Paul...
customersvideo

Don’t Make Your Customers Feel Uncomfortable

 Like it when customers get in your face?  Of course not.  Then why do some salespeople crowd customers during the greeting?  It happens, but...
enthusiasmvideo

Do You Have Your “E’s” Turned Up Today?

Do you have your "E's" turned up today? Bring your enthusiasm, excitement, energy and experience into the dealership and watch what happens. Hear how...
break the ice

5 Icebreakers That Will Start a Sale Off Right

Most people are uncomfortable initiating a big purchase, especially a car. No matter how much research they've done before coming to your lot, most...
board of advisors

What Can a Board of Advisors do For Your Dealership?

When you think of a board of directors, you probably think of a big corporation with shareholders and responsibilities for reporting to the SEC....
gen z

How Gen Z Changes the F&I Approach and Tips on How to Adapt

Much has been made of working with Millennials in the F&I office. Hundreds of articles and blogs analyze the most effective ways to engage...
salesvideo

Modernizing Your Sales Experience in Order to Better Serve Your Customers – Josh Letsis,...

 The automotive retail industry is getting more competitive year after year, and it seems like there are new consumer buying trends developing every day....

4 Qualities Every Great Leader Needs in the Dealership

Finding a list of top leadership qualities is rather simple - a good listener, a team player, inspire others, and so on. But what...

Doing More With Your Website Visitors

On this week's episode of Auto Marketing Now, Brian Pasch talks about using data sources to understand who is visiting your website and how...

Subaru Dealer Adam Arens on Training Your Salespeople in More Than...

On this week's episode of F&I Today, Becky Chernek invites Adam Arens to talk about why training your salespeople in more areas than just...

Why Change is Necessary If You Want to Improve

On this week's episode of Straight Talk, David Lewis of David Lewis and Associates talks about the necessity of change and how hard it...

Eliminating Fixed-Ops Obstacles

 On today's episode of the Weekly Tune-Up, Becky Nixon talks about the #1 selling obstacle in fixed-ops that service advisors face when talking to...