Best Practices to Remember During the Hiring Process for Your Dealership

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Few things remain unchanged as time passes. Whether they become outmoded or obsolete, there is little that hasn’t been touched by Father Time’s hands. And though we know this, humanity has the funny habit of resisting that change every time. The interview process is a...

How Hall Automotive Group Attracts and Retains Top Millennial Talent – Eddie Hall III, GM

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 Eddie Hall III, GM of Hall Automotive Group and Partner and Chief Financial Officer at Northland ChryslerDodge Jeep Ram, joins Jim Fitzpatrick on CBT Automotive Network. Eddie describes how he has been involved in the automotive industry from a very young age since his father...

Five Key Stats and Takeaways from Cox Automotive’s 2019 Dealership Staffing Study

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On July 23, 2019, Cox Automotive released a study that offers some significant insights into the current and future hiring landscape for dealers. Cox Automotive included responses from 1,200 individuals made up of dealership and non-dealership employees. The professions, as well as the age...

Your New Hires In Sales…

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You have two choices when hiring your new salespeople... A. You can either hire the right people who have the potential to become pros in sales, provide them with the training, daily management and proven processes they need from you to succeed...or... B. You can just...

Alleviate Dealership Turnover with These Proven Strategies

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High employee turnover creates high costs for dealerships. In addition to the cost of finding a new team member and negotiating a new salary, there is also the incurred cost of time, energy, and inactivity on the lot. Unfortunately, high turnover is epidemic at many...

Reduce Sales Manager Turnover with These Hiring Strategies – Brian Finnegan, Advanced Dealer Concepts

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On today's show, we discuss the pitfalls of high sales manager turnover, and the strategies dealers can use for better hiring with Brian Finnegan, president of Advanced Dealer Concepts and former sales training director with AutoNation. Brian has also served as general manager of...

Interview Tips When Hiring F&I Managers – What to Look (and Listen For)

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Interviewing for any position at a dealership is a bit of a balancing act when assessing whether or not the person will be a good fit. Will they have the right personality? The right combination of experience and prior success? The dealership environment is a...

Perks and Policies that Drive Retention

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Cox Automotive’s Dealership Staffing study pointed out some worrying hiring trends in the auto industry. It found a 40% overall dealership staff turnover rate, with sales being the largest artery bleeding out: that sector had a whopping 67% turnover rate. Adding color to those already...

Are You Hiring for Skill Sets Your Dealership Needs Most?

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The 21st Century is shaping up to be one of great change for the auto industry. In this ever-shifting environment it seems harder than ever to determine who would make a good team member when looking at potential employees. That said, there are a...

Promote Health and Wellness at Your Dealership

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Looking to retain employees and cut operating costs at your dealership? Promoting health and wellness is one powerful way to accomplish both those objectives. Healthy, sound team members are more likely to view their jobs positively and opt to stay on, while those same...

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Week In Review: How to Incorporate Dynamic Video into Your Dealership’s Marketing Strategy |...

CBT News Week In Review for Friday, September 20th, 2019: How to Incorporate Dynamic Video into Your Dealership’s Marketing Strategy - Jeff Brown, Force Marketing On...
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The 10 C’s of Leadership and Trust

In leadership, people don't always have to like you, but they do have to respect and trust you. On this week's episode of On...
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The Dealer’s Essential Guide to Succession Planning

In a way, the need for succession planning mirrors gravity. Because, as certain as a ball thrown in the air is to fall, it...
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The 7 Most Important Words To Closing The Deal

 David Lewis of David Lewis & Associates gives you the 7 most important words to closing the deal and tells you why you should...

The 10 C’s of Leadership and Trust

In leadership, people don't always have to like you, but they do have to respect and trust you. On this week's episode of On...

The Benefits of Having a Unique Domain Name

On this week's episode of Kain & Co., David Kain spoke with Mike Ambrose, CEO and Co-Founder of .cars. David and Mike discussed the...

Inspecting Your Paid Search Campaigns

On this week's episode of Auto Marketing Now, Brian Pasch talks about how you can inspect your paid search campaigns to make sure you're...