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Last month we gave away 5 scholarships to Digital Warrior Academy to ADM members and they all had a great time. Don't take my word for it, just watch the video.
If your dealership is willing to send you to Dallas, August 14-15th, apply for one of the 5 scholarships that we have available for the August session. Don't miss this…Continue
THE INTIMIDATION NETWORK ZEROING IN ON CHICK-FIL-A
By James A. Ziegler
Recently I’ve had it up to my eyeballs with the concentrated attack on Chick-Fil-A regarding statements made by CEO, Dan Cathy concerning his views on Gay Marriage.
I have seen blogs and social media attacks on Chick-Fil-A stating they discriminate against gays and mistreat gays, which is TOTALLY untrue. Chick-Fil-A has NO policy concerning their gay employees or gay customers.
And, now we’re seeing a…
Added by James A. Ziegler on August 2, 2012 at 10:01am — No Comments
You know, the group of sales associates standing together commiserating…Continue
When I lived in Okinawa, Japan for four years I learned a significant amount of how their collective culture works. In particular, their management style is vastly different from that of the Western culture. Things like verbal arguments, tantrums, and egos were non-existent in the workplace.…Continue
Added by Ketty Colom on August 2, 2012 at 6:19am — No Comments
Digg has been trying to make a comeback recently and even went so far as to completely redesign their site in the hopes that they can climb back towards the top of the social media ranks. Once upon a time Digg was at the top,…Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on August 2, 2012 at 6:07am — No Comments
With so many choices this fall, we hope that AutoCon 2012 will be on your conference short list. First Class Educators is very excited to have been selected to produce AutoCon in conjunction with Automotive Media Partners (AMP).
There has been great buzz about AutoCon 2012; the exhibitor hall is full! The 70+ workshops on the…Continue
Added by Carrie Hemphill on August 2, 2012 at 2:56am — No Comments
Successful service consultants in the automobile industry do the following:
1. They plan their day the night before. They review all appointments and service histories for potential sales opportunities before the customer’s arrival.
2. They show up for work early:
a. Write up “drop off” appointments.
b. Review the day’s staff, and any issues or concerns.
c. Review special…
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Performance Automotive Group represents a new type of car dealership. If you’re motivated to make a difference in the emerging space of digital media we want you on our team. We’ve created a colorful loft work space for our digital team to provide a fun and engaging work environment, and to show our commitment to being leaders in the digital space.
Added by Christine Rochelle on August 1, 2012 at 1:44pm — No Comments
When business listings were managed under "Google Places," it was very common for a dealer to call me in a panic because unprofessional photos were showing on their places page.
I recently received some clarification on this matter, and the solution requires another process that dealers should put…Continue
Added by Brian Pasch on August 1, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Master Your Craft
Do you want to be successful in…Continue
Added by Sean V. Bradley on August 1, 2012 at 7:17am — No Comments
Need a good reason to get away from the dealership? How about visiting one of 5 great American cities? Or the chance for the automotive industry’s top minds analyze your digital strategy? What about a trip filled with inspiring keynote addresses and workshops to prepare you to dominate the digital landscape? Of course, we’re speaking about the GM eSummit, and the conference tour kicks off in just a few months.
Sign up today to reserve your…Continue
Added by Stephen Jackson on August 1, 2012 at 7:15am — No Comments
This is one of the nicest Video Testimonials that we have ever received -
Are you interested in revving up your social media presence? Are you falling flat on Facebook, tanking on Twitter, and blogging for an audience of one? Check out the new comprehensive guide to becoming the king of your social media kingdom. With Wikimotive…Continue
Added by Timothy Martell on August 1, 2012 at 5:08am — No Comments
Successful email marketing campaigns are typically defined as such because of their higher open and response rates, and ultimately sales…Continue