President Joe Biden is moving the United States closer to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by even more. During the two-day virtual meeting with many world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping, Biden pledged to cut emissions by 50 to 52% by 2030, compared to 2005 levels. To achieve this goal, […]
On Monday, President Biden’s administration announced a temporary change to the Paycheck Protection Program that restricts the size of the company applying for a forgivable loan to just 20 employees. The change aims to make it easier to get necessary money into the hands of small businesses, minority-owned companies, and sole proprietors who haven’t been […]
Change is never easy, but businesses must evolve to stay relevant. Bob Iger, ex-CEO of Disney mentioned this in his autobiography; Ride of a Lifetime, “Now more than ever, innovate or die. There can be no innovation if you operate out of fear of the new.” Innovation was a consistent topic at the recent Automotive Analytics and Attribution Summit where over […]
Have world events changed the automotive funnel and purchase experience forever? Recent trends would indeed seem to point to a disruption in the process. At best, you’ll have to change how you interact with your customers to provide them what they want. Right now, it seems that they want to work with artificial intelligence, and […]
This morning as I watch the wave’s crash and rest upon the sandy shoreline, it occurred to me that the waves have momentum. Sometimes, they appear as flat smooth ripples and sometimes they appear to be large and unruly. Sailors refer to the latter as an angry sea. What makes the waves change momentum? It […]
It is safe to say that the world of automotive is changing and its most rapid pace in history. With autonomous vehicles, electric vehicles, digital retailing and the general IoT (Internet of Things), automotive looks vastly different today than it did 10 years ago and is destined to look even more different 10 years from […]
If the last century taught us anything, it is that change and growth are the keys to developing and maintaining success in everything that you do. Those who don’t learn to press on towards whatever it takes to get them to the next level, will eventually find themselves in the comfort zone and watch their […]
On this week’s episode of Kain & Co., David Kain invites Todd Smith, 360 Converge, to discuss earning back customer trust, getting rid of reputational issues, and how 360 Converge can help change your process for the better.
After documenting and researching over 50,000 coaching interactions in the workplace, Bill Eckstrom shares life-altering, personal and professional development ideas through the introduction of the “Growth Rings.” The rings illustrate how dangerous it can be to remain in a state of comfort and how being in discomfort is the only way to sustain growth. You’ll be […]
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