Welcome to the section at CarSalesProfessional.com that is tailored for the car dealership’s managers such as the General Manager, General Sales Manager, Sales Managers, Used Car Manager, Internet Sales Director and the Dealer Principal.
The business of selling cars professionally is changing at a rapid pace and it involves everyone at the dealership and especially management. This section is here to provide the decision makers at the dealer the information and resources they need to keep up with the changes that will keep them ahead of their competition and up to speed on what they need to do or reevaluate in order to keep the metal moving. The Internet is here to stay and if you plan on staying around for any length of time you need to change too!
The Changing Environment for Car Sales Managers
We will be covering subjects like Car Dealer Reputation, Selecting an Internet Sales Manager, Online Customer Reviews, Website Functionality, Showroom Traffic, The Importance of the BDC, Tracking, Training and Evaluation, Reporting and Controlling, Pay Plans, ROI, Sales Processes, T.O.’s, Desking the Internet Shopper, Motivating Your Sales Staff, Product Knowledge, Letting Customers Out the Door, Handling Online Complaints and all the other things that have become critical to the profitability of the car dealership in todays ever changing climate.
The good old days are gone and it’s time to embrace the consumer of NOW. People use the Internet more and more everyday for practically everything you can think of so when it comes time to buy a car and you can bet they will be doing their due diligence before they visit your automobile dealership. Even senior citizens are online today and now they have more time than ever to make in impact on your business.
My expertise is in the business of selling cars and making money, but with my knowledge of the workings of the Internet and what can be done if I was a disgruntled customer what I could do would be staggering to the average dealer. Customers that have been coming to you for years and years and they are getting online and making decisions about where to buy a car even when they are right down the street from your store.
The Time to Change is NOW Before it is Too Late!
The section below will include links to articles and posts that are tailored for the car dealer Sales Manager, General Sales Manager, General Manager, Internet Sales Director and Dealership Principal that will include the various departments that it takes to run a profitable dealership. Your input, comments, suggestions and feedback are always welcome via our contact page.
Articles and Posts for Car Dealer Management
New posts will be shown here as they become available.