Tag: Customized Traning

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Sonic Is Adding EchoPark Used Car Stores – Is This a Strategy More Dealer...

The fifth-largest American auto dealer group has announced plans to expand on their standalone used car dealership model known as EchoPark. As the pre-owned...
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Developing Story: Ford CEO Jim Hackett is Out, Jim Farley Steps In

We have breaking news out of Ford Motor Company. CEO Jim Hackett is stepping down from his position effective October 1st. He will be...
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Mark Crowley on Leadership During COVID-19: ‘Lean into kindness, generosity, and trust’

Leading a team of employees through a global pandemic was probably not on many dealers' lists of things that could ever happen. However, with...

Peter Welch on Black Representation Among Dealer Body, ‘Absolutely Room For Improvement’

Homer B. Roberts was the first African-American new car dealer beginning in 1923 according to research conducted by historyofaacardealers.com. Roberts opened the gate for...
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Five Types of Video Content To Share With Your Audience in 2020

Data from Google revealed that 75 percent of auto shoppers say that online video has influenced their shopping habits or purchases. Video plays a...

Generate More Be-Backs with this Step-by-Step Guide

  Before the age of the internet and smartphones, be-backs were done with voicemails and letters. However, today there is so much technology at a...

Mastering Your Vehicle Service Contract Sales

Listen up, F&I managers: When was the last time you took a long, hard look at your service contract sales? Were you happy with...

Eliminating Your Customers’ Fears

 On this episode of the Saturday Morning Sales Meeting, David Lewis of David Lewis and Associates talks about understanding and eliminating your customers' fears...

June Kerrigan Report: Retail Automotive Bounces Back Strong

After some tumultuous activity, the Kerrigan Index settled down for the month of June. The index was up five percent that month, which means...