Highly Effective Social Media Management Tools That Get The Job Done While Saving an AutoMarketer's Time... and Sanity!
Are you looking for an all-in-one solution to manage your social media presence?
Perhaps you need a smarter way to manage multiple profiles and…
Added by Ralph Paglia on May 13, 2018 at 6:00pm —
You’re wasting your money.
And your time too.
Your marketing strategy is failing you, and I bet you’re at a loss to figure out why.…
Added by Russell B. Hill on September 8, 2017 at 10:30am —
In the car business, we often look to increase sales while decreasing spend. We're a budget-conscious industry, so that normally means spending less money and doing things manually. In many cases, that's fine. In some instances, the money saved by doing things manually actually costs a dealership more in the way of time spent.
Time is money. We've all heard… Continue
Added by Jim Jabaay on December 9, 2014 at 10:48pm —
When was the last time you heard of someone who had worked his or her entire live for a single company? Chances are these instances involved members of an older generation, specifically people born in the earlier part of the century. So why has something that used to be fairly common in the past suddenly become far less common?
A very interesting… Continue
Added by Richard Holland on September 26, 2013 at 6:04am —
I was on an online chat with several friends and fellow trainers from the United Kingdom the other night...
We were discussing Time Management, a subject that most of us provided training on.…
Added by Al Mosher on September 21, 2013 at 6:30am —
Automotive Digital Marketing Professional Community Visitor Activity for the most recent 30 day time period...
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Added by Ralph Paglia on September 16, 2013 at 12:00pm —
Written By: Joe Basil
We just returned from a 20 Group meeting and it was the most invigorating workshop we have ever attended. We completed an assessment of our dealership operations and identified major sales and profit opportunities in all departments. We have benefited from the extensive experience of our facilitator and fellow members. We had the opportunity to compare our operation to other… Continue
Added by Garry House on April 9, 2013 at 8:00am —
Your business does better when it is perceived in a good light. In this day and age, it is easy for people who are unhappy with a business or a product to rant that business with unwanted negative online attention.
Negative reviews by the press or bad public relations can happen even… Continue
Added by Nora Nesbitt on January 30, 2013 at 9:30am —
One of the questions on the NCM Institute post-class surveys is, “Which of the trainings presentations or topics were the most useful to you?” One of the most prevalent answers we see is “Time Management.”
This is… Continue
Added by Garry House on January 30, 2013 at 8:30am —
Share of Time Spent Watching Online Video on Mobile Devices Jumps in Q2
The share of time spent watching video on mobile phones and tablets continues to quickly grow, although it remains a fraction of…
Added by Ralph Paglia on September 11, 2012 at 12:30am —
Is It Time To Reevaluate Your Opinion About TrueCar?
I have seen many issues polarize dealers, and at times energize them during my 30 years in the car business. Very few issues have rallied so many people in the auto industry to cry out than the… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on August 6, 2012 at 1:30am —
100 Greatest Cars of All Time - The Cars That Made the Car World
This is the definitive list to end all 100 Greatest… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on August 16, 2011 at 4:16pm —
News Photography is all about capturing the decisive moment in an aesthetic way. It is about telling the world a story, through one or more images.
Many times, news images come to be remembered as symbolically associated with a certain… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on July 28, 2011 at 3:47pm —
Report: Social Media Grows 25%, Now 16% of All Online Time
Added by Ralph Paglia on July 18, 2011 at 1:38pm —
Ok it’s end of January, many of us continue to dig out of snow and when we put the shovel down for a moment, we wonder how quickly time flew by and I have not really kept up with my goals for the new year.… Continue
Added by Glenn Pasch on January 27, 2011 at 9:26pm —
Here's the inspiration behind ronsmap. Your thoughts? http://vimeo.com/11734861
Added by Ron Morrison on May 14, 2010 at 8:46am —
This morning as I'm reviewing tweets, posts. blogs, etc I came across the post below from the Time Management Ninja about personal passwords. It's a nicely written article that seemingly spoke about the password habits of many of the people I know (yes admittedly mostly me).
I am guilty of a few of the bad practices around password usage and he's right about the reasons for them: changing passwords costs time and discipline. Yet it is so very important. We know that we should change… Continue
Added by Ron Morrison on May 5, 2010 at 6:28am —
1) Keep it simple
It’s easy to come away from a conference like this with information overload and a sense of being overwhelmed and asking yourself where do I start? Keep it simple. This was certainly the underlying message at many of the most recent sessions. Stay focused. Remember to Crawl, Walk, Run (thanks VJ
). Stop Chasing Shiny Objects (thank you Mr. Stauning
) get the basics under control first. Don’t go it alone. Remember your team mates within your… Continue
Added by Chris Fousek on November 8, 2009 at 10:20am —
Written by Amit Aggarwal of J. D. Power and Associates
I keep reading that dealer ratings/reviews are becoming important, and that dealers should encourage their customers to go online and fill them out. While I agree that consumer-generated dealer ratings may someday become an integral part of the automotive sales and service process for consumers, we’re not there yet.
People can go online to find consumer ratings/reviews on almost anything: for instance, Epinions.com has… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on July 28, 2008 at 7:30pm —
In August 2005 I had the privilege of going to work for the largest sales volume and revenue Chevrolet dealership in the world, Courtesy Chevrolet in Phoenix, AZ. Based on my previous 24 years of experience in developing
"CRM Programs" for both dealerships and car companies, I knew that effectively communicating the concept of a CRM Profit Center to Courtesy's entire management was one of my first essential objectives.
This brief article was… Continue
Added by Ralph Paglia on June 13, 2008 at 11:00pm —