The first thing that came to our minds as HR advisers when seeing this YouTube video with Walmart Employees throwing iPads was that these guys were probably fired for the right reasons and that being stupid is not a protected activity.…
Added by Patric Timmermans on November 9, 2012 at 7:31am —
Facebook is aggressively pursuing its goal of being completely ubiquitous. Every time it seems that they have started to plateau, they find a new spire to climb. The social network’s newest stunt is their most interesting yet, with wide-ranging implications for the future of public internet access, and for… Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on November 9, 2012 at 6:00am —
Every business in the world is looking for that marketing silver bullet – that one big idea that will give them the edge.
Added by charles bayer on November 8, 2012 at 6:32pm —
There are plenty of articles out there telling you when to post. This is designed to point out the times when not to post.
The goals of most businesses on social media normally fall into two categories: marketing and communication. Many use social media strictly as a marketing tool to get their message out and to encourage others to help… Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on November 8, 2012 at 1:00pm —
We are now accepting applications for Speakers, Panelist & Sponsors For The Upcoming Internet Sales 20 Group
Added by Sean V. Bradley on November 8, 2012 at 12:00pm —
Two years ago, employees of Meade Lexus of Lakeside were trained on catering to female customers. The training made the dealership a better place for both… Continue
Added by Jody DeVere on November 8, 2012 at 10:57am —
As a reputation management specialist at Cobalt, I talk to dealers about their reviews all day, and I’m always amazed by the amount of misinformation in the industry. Working at Cobalt, I’m lucky to be privy to insights from the largest in-market car-shopper data warehouse in the industry. Many of these insights…
Added by CDK Global on November 8, 2012 at 10:00am —
Itʼs pretty much a universally known fact in the industry that blogging is a vital part of any search engine optimization strategy. Everyone understands you need a blog, the trouble comes from… Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on November 8, 2012 at 10:00am —
Premium Content Favored by Automotive Marketers Over Facebook For Vehicle Focused Ad Campaigns
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 8, 2012 at 10:00am —
D on’t fight it dealers. Mobile email is here to stay, "According to a study by Litmus, more email is now read on mobile (36 percent) than on a desktop (33 percent) or via webmail (31 percent), and opens in mobile devices have increased a full 80 percent in… Continue
Added by Ketty Colom on November 8, 2012 at 6:41am —
The Question: What do Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist, SoBe, AMP Energy Drink, Propel, Mug, and Aquafina have in common with your Sales Team?
The answer: They are all Brands… Continue
Added by Ryan Leslie on November 7, 2012 at 1:30pm —
A mistake that many make on social media is that they post things in batches. Rather than spread out the posts throughout the day, they load everything up at once. This poses a challenge for both businesses and individuals because doing so will (a) annoy your fans and followers as you… Continue
Added by J.D. Rucker on November 7, 2012 at 11:41am —
Korean rapper/insane man PSY is having a pretty good month. His smash hit, “Gangnam Style,” has become the viral version of the Macarena, coupling a catchy beat with the most ridiculous dance moves that a fully grown adult could conceivably perform. Mimicking and mocking the music video is irresistible… Continue
Added by Stephen Jackson on November 7, 2012 at 9:30am —
Here is this week's used-car market report for the week of Nov. 7, according to Black Book market data. The initial impact was the sudden loss of existing new and used sales which greatly altered the October new car sales totals and prohibited the SAAR from reaching September’s 14.9 million level. With the number of flooded cars expected to greatly exceed the 640,000 cars destroyed during Katrina’s destruction in 2005, the November number will depend upon … Continue
Added by John Sternal on November 7, 2012 at 7:09am —
WHICH STATES GAINING & LOSING THE MOST VEHICLES?
Swapalease.com Vehicle Relocation Trends Based On Customer Patterns
Online automotive marketplaces have altered the geographic makeup of vehicle inventory from sate to state. With people changing vehicles with each other, which states are adding cars and losing them? …
Added by John Sternal on November 7, 2012 at 6:30am —
Well, it looks like Mitt Romney wasn’t able to knock out the incumbent Barack Obama. Whether this news makes you celebrate or despair, there are lessons to be learned from how both sides managed their… Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on November 7, 2012 at 5:30am —
How visible is your site:Everyone wants their website to be seen and with your business website, this is particularly important. If no one ever comes to your site, how will they learn about you to buy? Unfortunately, too many businesses set up shop and then leave their website to gather dust, frustrated that no one is showing up. Meanwhile, everyone is heading over to the competition`s site!
Added by Crystal Brown on November 6, 2012 at 2:03pm —
Fort Lauderdale, FL – November 6th, 2012— AutoUSA Internet Sales Solutions (www.autousadealers.com) announced today that Tarry Shebesta, President of DriveItNow®, will present at the Kain Automotive Training’s 8th annual “Clients & Friends Workshop” to be… Continue
Added by Holly Forsberg on November 6, 2012 at 9:30am —
Automotive Dealers Get in your Facebook
Stores post ads directly on site's news feeds
Richard Bustillo of Rick Case Honda says Facebook is taking advantage of new opportunities to reach customers by putting ads directly in news feeds.…
Added by Ralph Paglia on November 6, 2012 at 9:00am —
The Car Care Council Women’s Board (WB) has chosen Jody DeVere, CEO, AskPatty.com, as the ninth annual Aftermarket Woman of the Year. Amy Mattinat, owner and manager of Auto Craftsmen, has been named the Female Service Shop Owner of the Year, while Andrea Schultz has been selected as the first-ever Woman of Promise. The announcement was made at the 2012 Women’s Board reception, Tuesday evening, at the Sands Expo Center.
The Women of the Year awards are administered by the WB Career… Continue
Added by Jody DeVere on November 6, 2012 at 6:30am —