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I'm Going To Share A Life Experience With You

Price is very important to your customer, but that shouldn't stop you from pitching those extra accessories. This week on Think Tank Tuesday, I explain why your customers will buy these accessories elsewhere if you aren't pitching them at your dealership.

Added by Paul Potratz on February 10, 2015 at 1:24pm — No Comments

Show Me The Money

Capitalizing on your income streams and creating financial stability for your company might be easier than you thought. On this week's Think Tank Tuesday, learn how you can better utilize ads for your service and parts campaigns to give you stronger financial performance.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on February 3, 2015 at 1:47pm — No Comments

Can You Process This?

In order to run a successful business you must have a solid process in place. You must reinforce it and make it a habit to avoid internal chaos. On this week's Think Tank Tuesday, learn what you can do to improve your company's process. Your customers will notice.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 27, 2015 at 1:18pm — No Comments

Learn The Secrets To Digital Marketing Strategies

Due to popular demand I bring you the extended cut of a recent Think Tank Tuesday where I explain my secrets to achieving digital success.

Added by Paul Potratz on January 20, 2015 at 11:28am — No Comments

Do You Consider Yourself Charming?

How do you increase sales as a salesperson? On this week's Think Tank Tuesday, I explain that if you're in sales, you better be charming. I'll cover the four steps you need to follow in order to be interpreted as personable instead of creepy.

Added by Paul Potratz on January 13, 2015 at 1:45pm — No Comments

The 7 Deadly Sins of Having Chat on Your Website

Do you have chat on your website or are you considering it? Either way, this is a…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 13, 2015 at 9:22am — No Comments

A man and a monkey cannot be saved...

A Man Who Misses Opportunity And A Monkey Who Misses His Branch Cannot Be Saved

On this week's Think Tank Tuesday, I will explain how you can leverage the upcoming tax season to increase sales.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on January 6, 2015 at 3:24pm — No Comments

How Do You Know Your Digital Strategy Is Working?

How Do You Know Your Digital Strategy Is Working?

Is your business keeping you up at night? We want to offer ways to uncover some great opportunities in your strategy, including:

Focusing on the handling of phone calls

Generating more content for your website

Emphasizing the value of tracking your leads

Maintaining top-of-mind…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 31, 2014 at 11:02am — No Comments

Did We Forget Anything?

The Holiday Cheer Is On Us



The holiday season can be a stressful time a year both personally and professionally. We want to give you the opportunity to share a few laughs in an effort to help minimize some of that stress.

On this week’s Think Tank Tuesday, enjoy "The 12 Days of…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 23, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

What Exactly Are We Selling?

Market To A Lifestyle

Each person leads a different lifestyle than the next so stop with the general ads and start getting more specific! 

Make your audience feel like you're speaking directly to them. Talk about the tough trucks on your lot and…

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Added by Paul Potratz on December 16, 2014 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

Don't Mix Business With Personal

A Little Known Fact About Facebook



Having trouble managing both your personal and business updates on Facebook? Thinking about creating a separate personal Facebook page solely for business purposes? You don't have to. There's a very simple tool you can use to ensure you send the proper content to the right audience.



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Added by Paul Potratz on December 9, 2014 at 2:05pm — No Comments

Maybe You Should Change Gears

Stop Being Reactive And Start Being Proactive



Have you ever caught yourself thinking "50% of my advertising is waste?" If you feel you're not getting the most out of your advertising budget, it may be time to start implementing some changes. We're not talking about taking the easy way out by cutting your budget, but the steps you can take that will produce more substantial results.



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Added by Paul Potratz on December 2, 2014 at 2:17pm — No Comments

Struggling With Commitment Issues?

Are You Struggling With Commitment Issues?



Seems like these days everyone is afraid of commitment. If you're losing Internet leads, chances are your customers are to blame. They want the details on the sale while still having the ability to stay anonymous. They aren't ready to press submit.



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Added by Paul Potratz on November 25, 2014 at 12:18pm — No Comments

What are you even doing right now?

Black Friday Is Almost Here

Time is running out, and you don't want to miss out on one of the biggest selling opportunities of the year. Black Friday isn't just a retail holiday, dealerships can cash in on the flocks of people who are looking for a bargain during the holidays.



On this episode of Think Tank Tuesday, learn…

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Added by Paul Potratz on November 18, 2014 at 12:28pm — No Comments

Beat The Million Dollar Man

You Don't Need A Million Dollar Budget



When your competition is spending large sums of money on advertising, you can either try to outspend them or try to outsmart them. Spending your ad dollars on the right channels will prove more effective than trying to go dollar-for-dollar with the big spenders in your market.



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Added by Paul Potratz on November 11, 2014 at 12:40pm — No Comments

Are Your Leads Sales Qualified?

Do you want to know where your shoppers are in the buying cycle? Your CRM can only tell you so much about them. It's time to stop guessing -- learn exactly what your shoppers are looking for and when they're ready to make a purchase.



On this episode of Think Tank Tuesday, determine what your shoppers want based on specific actions they have taken on your…

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Added by Paul Potratz on November 4, 2014 at 11:40am — No Comments

About Your Website

Whenever you think about generating new leads on your website, you automatically assume that your wallet is about to take a big hit. What if we told you that the real secret to generating leads isn't HOW MUCH you spend, but WHERE you spend it?



On this episode of Think Tank Tuesday, I teach you how to generate quality leads using only the pennies in your piggy…

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 29, 2014 at 7:04am — No Comments

Who's holding you back?

Is something or someone keeping you from achieving more success at your dealership? If so, you need to address it for your business to grow. I show you how to approach the issue and overcome the obstacles keeping you from success on this week's Think Tank Tuesday.…

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 21, 2014 at 6:52am — No Comments

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 14, 2014 at 12:42pm — No Comments

How Much Do You Know About Your Shoppers?

You may think you're reaching…

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Added by Paul Potratz on October 7, 2014 at 12:46pm — No Comments

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