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TOUGH TIMES FOR USED CAR MANAGER

GREAT SUBJECT, JUST A SHORT STORY,I STARTED WORKING FOR A GMC DEALERSHIP IN 2010.YOU COULD NOT TAKE A VACATION FOR TWO YEARS,SO ANYWAY 2 YEARS COMES UP,SO I PUT IN FOR MY FIRST VACATION SEVEN DAYS.I RETURNED TO WORK A DAY EARLY AND WAS GIVIN A TERMINATION SLIP MY POSITION WAS BEING TERMINATED AND YOUR POST IS CORRECT,THE GM WAS NEW HE ALSO RUNS A ACURA STORE HE SAID USED CAR MANAGERS ARE NOT NEEDED,SO HE BROUGHT HIS INVENTORY MANAGER FROM THE OTHER STORE TO HELP OUT,HOWEVER THE STORE ONLY…

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Added by LANCE on September 4, 2012 at 1:34am — No Comments


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Automotive Internet Sales and BDC Expert Stan Sher of Dealer eTraining to Speak at AutoCon 2012

Automotive Internet Sales and BDC Expert Stan Sher, of Dealer eTraining will be a featured speaker at AutoCon 2012 conference in Las Vegas at the Aria Hotel and Casino on September 5-8, 2012.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Free-Press-Release.com) September 2, 2012 -- Stan Sher,…

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Added by Stan Sher on September 3, 2012 at 12:55pm — No Comments


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Do Dealers Have To Spend More To Increase Their Sales?

PCG Consulting founded in 2011, was created to provide vendor neutral analysis and recommendations to help dealers maximize their operating budgets and car sales.  The consulting team also provides onsite training and education for car dealers on Internet/BDC lead processes, social media, reputation management, and digital marketing strategy.  

 

A majority of the dealers that hire PCG…

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Added by Brian Pasch on September 3, 2012 at 9:00am — 1 Comment


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Bing Adds New Facebook Photo Search To SERPs

So you’ve been searching for that hilarious photo your buddy put up on Facebook last week, or you can’t seem to find that one picture from his cookout last year but you know it’s there. Not to worry thanks to Bing we now have the ability to search for photos shared by your Facebook friends. For a while now…

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Added by Timothy Martell on September 3, 2012 at 7:30am — 6 Comments


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Exact Match Domains To Be Weakened By Google

How have you been optimizing your site for Google? If you’re still ranking well after this year’s barrage of updates, you must be doing something right, because Google is notoriously tough on cheaters. For Google there is a fine line between cheating and good…

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Added by Timothy Martell on September 3, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments


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87% of Businesses Say Social Media Helps; Could It Be Higher?

Nearly 9 out of 10 small business owners are saying that social media has been helpful to their business. There are even more impressive stats in the same survey that seem almost low. In this article we’ll explain why…

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Added by Timothy Martell on September 2, 2012 at 8:30am — No Comments


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Joe Webb: Four Key Ingredients to Healthy Online Advertising

There are only four essential items needed to exist as an online entity, similar to the four basic food groups. Have you learned how to operate with a lean budget or are you taking a bite out of everything?

Joe Webb of DealerKnows Consulting will tell you what must be on the plate of your advertising budget to keep mouths fed at your dealership, as well as what digital junk food offerings may have you clutching…

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Added by J.D. Rucker on September 1, 2012 at 9:16pm — No Comments

New Social Media Tools: Google+ Apps for Automotive Marketers and Much More!

Google+ Tools for Automotive Marketers: What's New in Social Media This Week

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Added by Ralph Paglia on September 1, 2012 at 7:53pm — No Comments


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A Case Study: Taco Bell

It’s time for another Wikimotive Case Study. You may remember the last one we did on ThinkGeek.com. This time we want to talk about a fast food juggernaut that has served billions across the globe. We…

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Added by Timothy Martell on September 1, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments

Patrick Kelly at AutCon 2012; Motivational Session Targeted at Helping Dealers Increase Sales Close Rates

Patrick Kelly Heads General Session at AutCon2012; Motivational Sales Speech Targeted at Helping Auto Dealers Increase Sales Closing Percentages
 

Houston, TX — CAR-Research XRM, a single-source CRM solution uniquely branded as;…

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Added by Ralph Paglia on August 31, 2012 at 3:07pm — No Comments

Top Ten Blogs And News For Auto Dealers: August 27 – 31

The most trusted name in live chat brings the top ten blogs and auto news stories right to you! We monitor industry trends, current events and the auto dealer community every week to bring you the top ten blogs and automotive stories from around the globe. In this weekly edition – Google home page gets an ad, the GM eSummit kicks off, and the Queen wears a…

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Added by Stephen Jackson on August 31, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments


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Landing Page Optimization

Here I was sitting in a landing page optimization course and the first thing they did was throw a formula at me. C=4m+3v+2(i-f)-2a.Thankfully, it really wasn’t a mathematical formula, just a conversion sequence that helped you visualize conversion. Dr. Flint McGlaughlin the founder of MECLABS, the world's…

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Added by Ketty Colom on August 31, 2012 at 6:50am — 5 Comments


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Republican Nation Convention and Twitter

Itʼs official: Twitter is THE place for advertisers of every shape and size. Weʼve long suspected itʼs true and last nightʼs Republican National Convention just seals the deal.

Obama has utilized social media…

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Added by Timothy Martell on August 31, 2012 at 6:00am — 6 Comments


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Is AutoCon The First Major Automotive Conference To Create a Mobile App?

Today the team at AutoCon released the custom mobile for the upcoming conference in September.  

 

The AutoCon app contains the event schedule, speaker information, videos, and latest news.  I've been a part of the popular automotive conferences for the past 5 years and I don't recall anyone having a mobile app for their…

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Added by Brian Pasch on August 30, 2012 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment


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AutoCon SPAM Continues

Is anyone else tired of getting AutoCon SPAM?  Keith Shetterly wrote a great piece on this just a week or so ago and I thought the point was made.  I guess his words were forgotten much too soon. 

I am sure that AutoCon will be a great conference, but enough is enough!  If I was going to attend,…

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Added by Adam Thrasher on August 30, 2012 at 1:06pm — 3 Comments


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Increasing Google+ Local Reviews - What To Do Now?

After publishing my Google+ Local whitepaper, which outlined the changes business owners need to make when designing their online review strategy to avoid review spam penalties, I have been asked to give some specific recommendations for next steps.

 

If business owners want to increase their online ratings on Google+ Local and Yelp specifically, the focus has to be on identifying…

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Added by Brian Pasch on August 30, 2012 at 10:00am — 8 Comments


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Common Mistakes Bloggers Make With Social Media

Blogging is about a lot of things, producing good content, building trust with your target market, driving traffic back to your website, adding value to your automotive SEO, but one of the most important things…

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Added by Timothy Martell on August 30, 2012 at 8:21am — No Comments

Twitter Strategy: Why I Stopped Using Prescheduled Tweets

As an avid Twitter user and marketer managing over 50 accounts, mostly for dealers, I found this article fascinating because I stopped using the Hootsuite tweet scheduler about six months ago... A lot of what the author writes in this article captures the essence of why I stopped using the scheduler function. --Ralph Paglia

Why Prescheduled Tweets…

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Added by Ralph Paglia on August 29, 2012 at 7:00pm — 4 Comments


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Added by Ken Beam on August 29, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

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