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Not smarter than the average pup or kitten that wants to catch up to a non-achievable experience. We want leads. We want form fills. And to be fair, unlike our animal brethren we think we know what we would do if we catch one.…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 17, 2020 at 7:35am — No Comments
How important is culture? Watch as I break down LSG's team dynamic, and how it plays a part in what we do for our clients #localsearchgroup…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 16, 2020 at 6:52am — No Comments
Success is defined differently by different people. To some, success is having a flourishing career, money in your pocket, a place to call home and to the car of your dreams. In order to obtain the car of your dreams, you need to be able to afford it. This may not always be possible using your own savings. For this reason, you may need to get an auto loan NYC to help you cater for the cost of your car. Getting an auto loan may…Continue
Added by Rosie Joy on January 16, 2020 at 5:34am — No Comments
Thanks to the exposure of the internet the auto transport industry has grown a lot over the years. These days you can buy a car from about anywhere in the world, and it’ll be shipped right to you. Car dealerships big and small, sell cars online, as it has proven to raise their profits quite a bit.
Added by Michael Dearing on January 15, 2020 at 6:22pm — No Comments
What does your social media profile say about your dealership to customers? We answer this question and more on the …Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 15, 2020 at 3:03pm — No Comments
Key Insights and Data:
Auto Loan Originations Observations
Originations through September 2019 reported as of November 2019
Added by John Sternal on January 14, 2020 at 8:29am — No Comments
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While sailing through pristine water or while tugging your boat on land, you can encounter any number of mishaps anytime. An unexpected wave or a bump to another vehicle can damage your boat and result in costly repairs. A reverse camera or backup camera is a simple, practical solution for preventing such incidents. You can choose to install a backup camera on your boat or boat trailer. Today, we will discuss the advantages of getting a…Continue
Added by Pankaj Sharma on January 12, 2020 at 7:07am — No Comments
My reasoned hypothesis – unless you’ve done a recent, major overhaul is that it’s a detention center.
A Detention Center is defined as — a jail or prison, a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms.
So shut down your…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 10, 2020 at 6:55am — No Comments
Is your website welcoming? Listen as I discuss the importance of having the right tools for your consumers to use on your website.…Continue
Added by Jim Flint on January 9, 2020 at 6:00am — No Comments
Step aside Detroit, Houston is on the move. With the Detroit Auto Show moving to the summer months, the Houston show now is looking to step in and up to this amazing opportunity. Tune in this week's episode as we're joined by RoShelle Salinas, the Executive VP of the Houston Automobile Dealers Association.
Added by Jim Flint on January 8, 2020 at 7:24am — No Comments
Added by Ralph Paglia on January 8, 2020 at 5:00am — No Comments
Are your YouTube leads turning into sales? I break down how to further engage with consumers through YouTube.
#localsearchgroup #youtubeleads #youtube #garyveechallenge #automotiveretailing #dealerships
Added by Jim Flint on January 7, 2020 at 7:05am — No Comments
Grapevine, Texas, January 7, 2019 -- DealerBuilt, an enterprise Dealer Management System (DMS) for automobile…Continue
Added by Michael Trasatti on January 7, 2020 at 6:57am — No Comments
Technology companies often focus on their products and leave service levels far behind. They rely on shiny objects and whiz-bang features to sell products. Companies that lead with technology often forget that the result of a customer interaction isn’t the technology – it’s how the customer feels using the technology. At fusionZONE, we strive to be…Continue
Added by Ed Barton on January 6, 2020 at 6:12am — No Comments
Will you keep your promises in 2020? Listen to the video as I discuss how to change the stories you tell for the coming year.
Added by Jim Flint on January 3, 2020 at 7:07am — No Comments
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Owner retention programs (ORPs) are one of the most used marketing tools and have been used by dealerships for many years. However, most ORPs are run in a silo, separate from the rest of the dealership’s marketing strategy.
This practice results in an inconsistent, less than optimal experience for dealership customers. The way it currently…Continue
Added by Courtney Evans on December 27, 2019 at 6:58am — No Comments
The Age of Operational Advertising is here. What’s your modern brand promise? What are you willing to commit to…
Added by Jim Flint on December 20, 2019 at 7:08am — No Comments
Cash buyers are an important but often overlooked segment of customers who pose a significant risk to auto dealers and manufacturers if left unmanaged. In the first half of 2019, customers who purchased vehicles with cash accounted for 24% of all new vehicle sales. For some luxury brands, cash buyers are even more important since they can represent close to…Continue
Added by Doug Van Sach on December 20, 2019 at 7:02am — No Comments