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Ryan Williams is president of Fidelis PPM, and is a 20-plus year veteran of the auto industry, having served in multiple dealerships as sales manager, F&I manager, and GM. You can reach him at ryan@getfidelis.com.
service

Retain Service Customers with Every R.O.

We probably all agree that the goal of the dealership service department should be to: A) generate profit, and B) deliver an experience that...
budgeting

In 2019, Show Budgeting Solutions to Sell More Retention Product

The median household income in the U.S. is $57,617, according to 2016 U.S. Department of Commerce data. The median references the income level that...
retention

Driving Customer Retention to Your Dealership

Customer loyalty does not necessarily translate into repeat business for your auto dealership. OEMs and dealers spend millions of dollars seeking to convert consumers...
Generating Profitvideo

How to generate profit & keep customers coming back to the service drive

We probably all agree that the goal of the dealership service department should be: (A) generate profit and (B) deliver the experience that keeps...

Gifting Prepaid Maintenance Marketing Promotions

Bottom Line Benefits Drives Retention and Healthier Service Volumes By: Ryan Williams We all know that having skin in a game keeps our attention. Freebies, though...

Why Service Customers Buy Prepaid Maintenance Programs

Prepaid Maintenance a Win-Win for All By: Ryan Williams Service customers like to buy prepaid maintenance plans, known as PPMs. For good and valuable reasons, too....

Build Planned Retention Program and Drive Service Volumes

Drive Customer Retention to Your Dealership By: Ryan Williams If you’re serious about growing customer retention and service sales, perhaps it’s time to put into play...

Gifting Prepaid Maintenance Marketing Promotions

SPONSORED CONTENT Bottom Line Benefits Drives Retention and Healthier Service Volumes By Ryan Williams We all know that having skin in a game keeps our attention. Freebies, though...
customer retention

Drive Customer Retention to Your Dealership

Build Planned Retention Program and Drive Service Volumes By Ryan Williams  that many dealers point to as a winner – a prepaid maintenance plan, commonly referred to...
prepaid maintenance

Service Customers Buy Prepaid Maintenance Programs

A Win-Win For All By Ryan Williams Customers naturally sense that prepaid maintenance plans will help them develop habits of healthy vehicle maintenance – routine, a plan,...
lease

Ways to Pitch a Lease

Lots of dealers are able to sell a car at full MSRP when selling a lease. Many consumers don’t think about negotiating the purchase...
business development

How to Create an Efficient Business Development Dealership

Going beyond the current BDC model and creating a business development dealership makes all employees accountable for growth in sales and service. Business Development...
marketingvideo

How to Give Your Dealership an End of the Year Marketing Boost

On today's show, we're pleased to welcome back Eric Mercado, President of WeDrive Automotive, a progressive automotive marketing company headquartered right here in Atlanta,...
interview

Interview Red Flags: What to Look for When Interviewing Potential Employees

According to the job search website Indeed.com, the average annual earning of a car salesperson in the U.S. was around $68,000 including all bonuses. ...
service

3 Essentials for Service Department Retail Process Success

A top rated, highly profitable Service Department lives and dies according to how well their Retail Service Processes function. Unfortunately, great intentions, however well...

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...

Moving Smoothly From Greeting the Customer

The first impression your customer has on you can make or break the deal. On this week's episode of On the Mark, Mark Tewart...

Customer Relationship Management

On this week's Kain & Company, David talks about customer relationship management and CRM culture.

How to Evaluate The Value of Your Third-Party Classified Partner

Do auto dealers need third-party classified marketplaces? Brian Pasch discusses how you can evaluate the value of your third-party classified partner on today's episode...