Tag Archives: roi

Want R.O.I. on Anything? Start Using Anything! (Or Settle For B.S.)

One of the first questions that is asked of us when engaging a dealership is “what is the R.O.I. of (fill in the blank)?” Well our friends, from leads to software, to websites and PPC, the question that is being asked is wrong.  If you ask what is the R.O.I. of a product, let me […]

Google Plus Pages Allowing Dealers To Do More (Half-Baked)?

With innovation and technology comes missteps and half-hearted attempts to "do it". As more dealers encourage their staff, and many times vendors, to push into new technology, software and social networking, which should be commended, the volume of missteps and simple ignorance increases as well. It's simple: if you don't know how to do something, […]

Cracking The Code: Marketing Presence

What is it about marketing that has dealers so perplexed? It's not the act of marketing your brand, inventory, service panache, amazing staff, luxury facility, location, exclusive offerings and more that matters as much as how you do it and the completeness of your marketing. It used to be enough to 'silo' advertise: one ad […]

FREE WEBINAR: How Digital Signage Saves Money, Drives Sales & Builds Trust

               Time: February 11, 2009 from 3pm to 4pm CSTLocation: https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/228925417Organized By: Karolyn Hart Automotive Event Description:According to research conducted by Ipsos-Reid consumers see car sales people as the least trust-worth profession only equal to that of politicians. Let's face it – dealer's have major challenges to overcome and on top of that (especially in […]

Admitted Adverholic? Here’s a Two-Step Recovery Program

If you've been a dealer for more than two years, face it: you're an adverholic. Anyone who has made it through the auto 'heydays' has spent 30, 70…even 100 thousand plus PER MONTH to get their name out to an unmeasured amount of eyeballs. Those days are gone (and soon many of the recipients of […]