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It is not the policies and procedures that define an organization but purpose, not initiatives but inspiration, not mandates but the mission, and not management but…Continue
Added by Paul Potratz on July 3, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
Watch Ken Beam show this gorgeous 2008 Mini Cooper S at Douglas Volkswagen in Summit New Jersey. As Union County New Jersey`s Select VW Certified Pre-Owned Dealership, we always have an excellent selection of clean, low mileage Certified Volkswagens in stock! To learn more about Douglas Volkswagen Certified Pre-Owned Volkswagen please watch…
Added by Ken Beam on July 3, 2011 at 7:33am — No Comments
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Earlier this week, Google caused a stir when it launched Google+, the new social sharing service that’s currently available only to those lucky members who receive an invitation. Unlike other social sharing sites, Facebook being the first that comes to mind, the all-new Google+ begs its users to practice sharing decorum.
First Things First
Whether or not you have received an invitation to Google+ -- it’s the only way to use the service, and due to the high…Continue
After two years of struggling and scratching, there is a glimmer of light at the end of the tunnel for the automotive industry as the Seven Horsemen of the Recovery have been spotted in cities and towns across the United States. Below is a brief description of each of the Seven Horsemen of the…Continue
Added by Stephanie Young on July 1, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments
As an invited guest to the NAS Pensacola National Naval Aviation Museum, I had the honor of attending the "winging" of a group of young aviators. Rear Admiral Mark Vance was the guest speaker to address this assembly of recently graduated Navy and Marine aviators with a welcome to the fleet speech. I found myself feeling like I too was being given a "charge to order on the…
This year, I made a trip to Japan, which was a year long adventure in coordinating and planning with a group of college buddies. Despite a tragic earthquake and tsunami followed by a real nuclear threat, we continued to plot and chart our big adventure. It was during all this adjusting,…Continue
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In real estate it is location, location, location. In the retail sales world, it is perception, perception, perception. Every one of your consumers wants to have a individualize experience when doing business with your organization. I like to call it the “Disney” experience since Disney has set the benchmark in customer service. It…Continue
Added by Stephanie Young on July 1, 2011 at 6:30am — No Comments
One of the free business directory platforms that dealers can use to syndicate content, collect reviews, or include for Page One Defense is MerchantCircle.com. I encourage all members of this community to claim and enhance their MerchantCircle free listing. You do not need to pay for an upgraded account.
I received an interesting email today which caught my eye because a number of the clients in their "Automotive Newsletter" were ours and I saw that they were syndicating…Continue
“Los puntos de vista de Glynn Rodean sobre las Mejores prácticas de BDC y su popular…Continue
Added by Glynn Rodean on June 30, 2011 at 2:16pm — No Comments
Great study by ExactTarget on the types of features used by Smartphone owners in the U.S.
Text messaging (SMS) is the most popular, with 38% doing constantly throughout the day vs. 31% using voice and 29% using email constantly. Overall, over 90% of Smartphone owners use SMS weekly and only 3% never use SMS.
Used on a daily basis:
Branded Apps 25%
Twitter 15% (74% never use…Continue
Added by Stan Bradbury on June 30, 2011 at 1:08pm — No Comments