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AE HOT TIP: Doubling Down on Paint & Fabric Protection

Hello! John Tabar from UDS. I want to talk about doubling down on environmental products today. When a customer enrolls in paint and fabric protection, most of the time it is because the condition and appearance of the vehicle is important to him or her.

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EFG: Dealers Need Bridge From F&I to Service

EFG Companies’ John Pappanastos has offered new commentary on the relationship between finance and service, including the need for full integration to maintain dealer and agency revenue.

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F&I Providers Honored in Dealers’ Choice Awards

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, at the Caribe Royale Orlando in Orlando, Fla., Industry Summit 2018 concluded with a presentation of the 14th annual Dealers’ Choice Awards. Launched in 2005, the program was designed to give dealers the opportunity to recognize their favorite industry partners — including providers of F&I products, training, technology, and financing — and rate them on the quality and value of their product or service, the quality of their customer service, and whether they would recommen

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F&I Tip of the Week: Power of the Pause

F&I Tip of the Week: Power of the Pause

When we communicate, the words we use only account for 7% of the communication. Voice tone and inflection account for 38%, while body language makes up the rest. F&I trainer John Tabar explains what that means in the F&I office in his latest F&I Tip of the Week.

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Ziegler: They Said I Was a Crackpot

Ziegler: They Said I Was a Crackpot

Jim Ziegler holds Uber responsible for the death of an Arizona woman who was run down by an autonomous SUV in March, but he doubts executives will face criminal charges. In They Finally Killed Somebody, the Alpha Dawg traces the so-called demand for driverless vehicles to the handful of businesses that stand to gain the most — including some of your closest partners. Click here to read the story.

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Ziegler to GMs: Don’t Sell Yourself Short

Ziegler to GMs: Don’t Sell Yourself Short

If you are an executive general manager making $500,000 a year, this video is not for you. If not, listen up, because Jim Ziegler is here to help. In an exclusive to Auto Dealer Today, the Alpha Dawg lists the 20 Things a GM Must Do Every Week to become an executive GM, take your dealership to new heights, and maximize your personal income. Click here to read the story.

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F&I Tip of the Week: Lease-Complementing F&I Protections

F&I Tip of the Week: Lease-Complementing F&I Protections

Most people are drawn to a lease because of the options they have at the end of the lease. But leasing does involve some obligations. F&I trainer John Tabar says it’s those responsibilities that represent an opportunity for producers to increase product enrollment on lease deals.