Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Is your social media safe from hackers? | Boost Your Reputation | What Consumers Look For in a Car | Can the mission of “having fun” really work? | Tesla vs. New York Car Dealers

On today’s CBT Newscast for Thursday, June 22nd, 2017:

Is your social media safe from hackers?
Erik Nachbahr, President and CEO of Helion Automotive Technologies, joins Joe Gumm to talk about how hackers have moved from email phishing to clever social media tactics and what you need to do in order to make sure that your dealership stays safe online.
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5 Ways to Boost Your Dealership’s Reputation
The automotive marketplace is an ever-changing environment, one that’s heavily affected by a dealership’s surroundings and presence. Formerly, a dealership’s reputation was built mainly through word of mouth and influenced by the dealership building’s street presence. That has completely changed in recent times. Read More

What Consumers Look For in a New (or Used) Car
What matters most to car buyers? Comprehensive safety features? Low maintenance costs? Reliability? The answer, it turns out, depends on one on major variable: Are they looking for a new car or a used one? Read More

Can the mission of “having fun” really work?
Motorcars Group Cleveland has been judged the No. 1 best place to work among mid-sized companies in Northeast Ohio. General Manager Chuck Gile is an advocate of the Fish! philosophy,  a high-energy management technique where the focus on “having fun” lead to happier workers and better service to customers. Read More

Tesla vs. New York Car Dealers
Tesla’s plan to open more storefronts in New York will likely have to wait until 2018. The company that manufactures electronic vehicles has been seeking the state Legislature’s approval to open 15 additional stores across the Empire State, including in Rochester, Buffalo and Syracuse. Read More

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