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Digital Finance SOS – Is Digital Retailing the Answer? (Part 4)

Digital Finance SOS – Is Digital Retailing the Answer? (Part 4)

Part Four: Summary - Digital Retailing, Done Right, is the Answer! The automotive reality in today’s era of ecommerce is that Digital Retailing ha…

Why New Doesn't Always Mean Better for Auto Industry Marketers

Why New Doesn't Always Mean Better for Auto Industry Marketers

Global advertising spend is expected to exceed half a trillion dollars for the fourth year in a row, and American brands are once again fueling t…

Are all 3rd Party trade in leads the same (like banging your head into a wall)?

Are all 3rd Party trade in leads the same (like banging your head into a wall)?

Over the last year, we have used several companies to assist in the "Hurry Up and grab these hot trade-in leads" trend.  We trained staff.&n…

10 Steps to Become a Servant Leader

10 Steps to Become a Servant Leader

The term “servant leadership” was first coined in an essay written by Robert Greenleaf in 1970. Later he expanded the essay into a book, which …

So how do you get leads to reply to you, anyways?

So how do you get leads to reply to you, anyways?

There is nothing more frustrating for the Internet/BDC Department (or for your sales team) than receiving a bunch of new leads... every single day... that …

Weekly Blog Recap

It’s time for another weekly blog recap. Today I’ll be recapping blogs about where to spend your marketing budget, Millennial problem solvers and tips on how to be a great salesperson. Check them out below!


Marketing tells customers who you are, and tries to convince them to walk into your store. But where is the most important place to spend your marketing money? David Bowman, Owner of Bowman Auto breaks down his costs for marketing and what works best his dealership. He says Email Campaigns and SEO together pack the strongest punch.

Read his blog to learn the ins and outs of his campaigns here!


Next up the dirty “M” word… Millennials.

Nicolle Lamb SVP of Client Services at Dealer Inspire says Millennials are often talked about in a negative way. So, Instead of focusing on pitfalls (that more often than not have affected every other generation too…) focus on the positive aspects Millennials bring into the workplace... Like being incredible problem solvers!

Read her blog here.


Occasionally the way a car looks might just sell itself. But more often than not salespeople are needed to drive home that sale.

Jennifer Livingston gave four awesome tips on how to become a better salesperson including being VERY aware of your body language… and practice practice practice closing.

Read her blog here

Brinley Janson

Wow. Great info! Thanks for keeping me up to date. 

Chris K.

How are millennials different from everyone else again? Just still trying to wrap my head around how you guys think it's important to market specifically to that demographic segment, vs creating a persona of ALL PROSPECTS looking for compact car buyers, etc. Just seems like you can get to your market, with a more INCLUSIVE message. Just me I guess.

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