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All ADM Blog Posts Tagged 'Dealerships' (13)

Auto/Mate's DMS Empowers Managers & Increases Productivity at Five Star Dealerships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

ALBANY, N.Y. – May 19th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that Five Star Dealerships, an auto group in Aberdeen, WA has transformed its culture to one of managerial empowerment and has increased productivity with the help of reporting and dashboard features in Auto/Mate's dealership management system (DMS).

 

"Any time you make a big change like a DMS,…

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Added by Mike Esposito on May 19, 2014 at 9:52am — No Comments

2014 Nissan Rogue in NY with Advanced Safety Features

Impressive Safety Features of the 2014 Nissan Rogue!

For 2014, Nissan has done a great job with their new 2014 Nissan Rogue available in Kingston, New York at Kingston Nissan.…

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Added by Jonathan Morales on May 10, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Insanity - A Car Dealership Epidemic

You have all seen or heard Albert Einstein’s definition of insanity – doing the same think over and over again and expecting different results. And yet, day after day, in dealerships large and small, owners and sales managers trot out the same tired old sales process, watch the same decades-old videos and hire the…

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Added by Al Mosher on February 12, 2014 at 5:59am — 1 Comment

From the NCM Institute: 5 Mistakes Dealers Make With Their Owner Marketing and How to Avoid Them By: Russell Grant

Written By: Russell Grant

One of the best things about my job is the fact that I get to talk to so many owners, GMs, dealers, sales managers and service directors about their dealership’s owner marketing strategy. Or, in some cases, need for one. That’s when I find my work the most rewarding, when I’m speaking with dealers who are ready to reap the benefits of developing and implementing a strong, sustainable owner marketing strategy.

Because remember, there are only three ways…

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Added by Garry House on April 16, 2013 at 7:23am — No Comments

Chatmeter: Helping Improve Online Reputation, One Business at a Time

Online reviews can have a major impact on the success (or failure) of your dealership.

More and more people are turning to social network websites to read the reviews of people just like them. A study by Convergys in March 2012 showed that one negative review on a social media site…

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Added by chatmeter on February 1, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

Thank You Mr. & Ms. Car Salesperson! I Salute You Too!

If everyone could walk in everyone’s shoes for a day, we would have more empathy for each other.  The world would be less cynical, and much more appreciative of what our fellow Americans do on a daily basis.

Before I talk about the car salesman, I want to give a special thanks to all of our military personnel who defend our country both near and far.  These men and women have made it possible for people like me pursue life, liberty, and happiness!   …

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Added by James Schaefer on July 4, 2012 at 8:38am — No Comments

Finding more Money? As Easy as Pie

It is about the Money and it's inevitable.

After a Moneyball presentation an internet director will come up to me and say, "I know the internet will work, but I can't convince my general manager or owner to spend the money."

To which I reply, "You have two choices." Digital World

You can join an organization that already gets this.  Many do.  Many don't, but it is an alternative.

Or you can make the compelling argument a middle manager must make in this new digital…

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Added by Jim Flint on June 14, 2012 at 6:30am — No Comments

15 Reasons You Should Use Google Voice

How come everybody isn't using Google Voice?

Here are 15 reasons why you should be, if you're not already…

This may sound like a commercial, but I am just a fan and user trying to pass on the idea.

  • It's FREE with a GMail account.
  • You can get a new phone number or …
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Added by Adam Ross on May 16, 2012 at 1:00pm — 3 Comments

You have a Beautiful Dealership…Now what?

You have spent hundreds of thousands of dollars to build or beautify your dealership.  Your advertising budget equals or exceeds that amount.  Your inventory has been posted online, and there are plenty of choices for potential customers to make a great selection.  CSI scores have never been higher at the dealership than they are right now!

So why are your salespeople standing around wondering why there are not any customers to sell a vehicle to?  Is there grumbling going on in the…

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Added by James Schaefer on May 10, 2012 at 7:02pm — No Comments

AUTOMOTIVE MEDIA GROUP...View some videos, watch in HD...Give me Feedback!

Automotive Media Group < CLICK THE LINK it'll go straight to our channel because our site is currently still under construction.

 

I would like to know ANY thoughts.....

 

Also, check out where it all began, it's come a long way.... >>>> Chicago Cars Direct

Added by Matt Palmer on April 12, 2011 at 10:26am — No Comments

The Power of a Name

Should you own your name in Paid Search?



The short answer is Yes.



I’ve heard both sides of the argument, but recently released research makes the topic relevant again.



http://searchengineland.com/value-of-top-google-ranking-42904



The study showed that the top Google ranking gets nearly twice the… Continue

Added by Jim Flint on June 8, 2010 at 8:00pm — 4 Comments

It's not just the Car that makes the sale.

When I was at the I NADA convention a month or so ago, I met many great dealers who were excited about their prospects for 2010 and many vendors who had some exciting new technologies and strategies for getting more people to the dealers’ stores.



I was asked many times what my company does and my response was, “Improving customer service and sales through consistent management…

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Added by Glenn Pasch on March 15, 2010 at 8:19pm — No Comments

Best Practices For Car Dealership on Hiring And Retaining Women

INTRODUCTION

The statistics about the importance of women as a consumer are very familiar to…

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Added by Jody DeVere on September 8, 2009 at 9:30am — 2 Comments

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