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Opportunities are dwindling in today's market, and dealers can't afford to wait for customers to call them up. The dealers who succeed in an environment like this are the ones who don’t wait for leads to identify themselves. They proactively dig into their data for behavioral cues, and use it to improve the shopping experience.
In most dealerships, inventory management is a reactive process. Inventory becomes available, and dealers react by deciding whether that vehicle is a good choice for their lot. But with today’s shrinking margins and plateauing new car sales, today’s most successful dealers are leaving reactive inventory management behind. Learn how to take a PROactive approach at your dealership.
Dealers too need to recognize that process changes that may seem painful in the short term are critical to long-term success.To make the most of their CRM and drive success, dealers must not only trust their existing processes, but also recognize when it’s time to revisit those processes. Then they must fully commit to trusting those new processes. Learn how to improve your CRM processes for long-term success.
When creating dealership marketing campaigns, it is easy to fall into the trap of sending all your emails to all your customers. You’ve already spent the time and money to develop the email, and it doesn’t cost you anymore to send it out to a few more customers, so why not?
NADA 2018 is just a few weeks away! We are so excited to connect with dealers at our booth in the Cox Automotive village and show off the new products that will help your dealership make every connection count. Here are a few highlights of the new products and features you’ll be able to experience at the VinSolutions booth this year.
The top five names Americans give their cars begin with the letter B. People love their cars; they are proud of them. Many of these proud car owners are even celebrating National Name Your Car Day today. Is your dealership helping customers celebrate by giving them personalized experience they expect?
Watching this and experiencing different work cultures throughout my career, I have learned that in order to have an impactful company culture, you need to empower your workforce. There are dealerships where everyone loves each other and others where there is such a disconnect, it shocks me that management keeps people employed.
Whether you think Valentine’s Day is the most romantic holiday of the year or an elaborate scheme by greeting card companies, it is upon us. We spend this time of year showing our loved ones we care, but is your dealership doing the same for your customers? Here’s a few key areas to keep in mind when evaluating your customer communications.
This situation is happening to car shoppers at all kinds of dealerships – except these shoppers don’t find out their cart is empty until they arrive on your showroom floor. With a few basic steps, however, you can give your customers the shopping experience they expect – making them happier and your dealership more profitable.
Our very own Sean Garrett has been named a 2018 CFO of the Year honoree by the Kansas City Business Journal! He is among 16 Kansas City area honorees being recognized for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards for public, private and nonprofit companies. We caught up with Sean to find out what this honor means to him and more.