Digital Retailing: Just A New Objection?

Digital Retailing: Just A New Objection?

A few years ago, tech company managers were sitting around a room, and someone started lamenting about a bad experience they had buying a car… and someone else nodded their head… and by the end of the meeting, they had decided that customers don’t want to buy cars...
D.I.S.T. – Does it save time?

D.I.S.T. – Does it save time?

“Have you ever thought about selling cars? You’d be great at it!” “No way, the hours SUCK!” He’s not wrong, you know. So, how can dealers recruit, nurture, and retain quality salespeople and managers? It’s all about the most precious asset we all share: Time. Choosing...
Baby Steps in Digital Retailing

Baby Steps in Digital Retailing

Whoa, Buddy! You ain’t ready for digital retailing. Seriously. In the race to perfect digital retailing, many automotive technology developers and dealers are losing sight of the bigger picture. You don’t have your shit together. Like, at all. Your BDC...
What is your dealership’s product?

What is your dealership’s product?

Our manufacturers and vendors can answer this question easily about their own businesses, but can the dealers? A product is a “thing produced by labor or effort. “A “thing” isn’t always something physically tangible. Before we jump into digital retailing, let’s...
Digital Retailing

Digital Retailing

The pursuit of giving the customer a way to purchase an automobile online is valiant. It makes sense. It just doesn’t work. To date all these digital retailing products have ignored human psychology: people need affirmation when making large purchases. The most...