Tag: Software
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Wholesalers back in My Dealership? Dealer Auction Software

Think about it. If you found a way to control the check issue, the back room deals and the disruption. Your dealership could save hundreds of dollars per car in auction fees and transport fees. The best part is your manager isn’t away from your dealership, missing TO’s and coaching opportunities with your sales consultants. […]

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10 Sites You Shouldn’t Ignore when Sourcing Used Cars

If you have been in the car business for any length of time you have faced the dilemma of how to buy used cars. Do I go to auctions? Do I visit private dealers? At Auction Simplified we think you need to be always looking for cars and visiting every venue.   10. Hemmings This site is often overlooked by car […]

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Pricing Used Cars

What’s Your Strategy for Pricing Used Cars?

So you have picked your pricing strategy and set your targets now its time to outline your plan. If you need a little jump start here is a 70 day and out Used Car Pricing plan. Additional Reading: 10 Sites You Shouldn’t Ignore when Sourcing Used Cars If you have been in the car business for […]

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Top 10 Tips to Encourage Employees to Utilize the CRM

It’s Sad, I Know, But Your Average CRM Utilization is: Getting Your Team to Use Your CRM Having a new customer relationship management system (CRM) won’t grow your business until you figure out how to get everyone to use it. Your CRM needs to be EASY and make sense for your manager and their team. CRM […]

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What is a DMS – Dealer Management System?

A dealership management system (DMS) or auto dealership accounting system is a bundled management information system created specifically for the automotive industry and especially for  car dealerships or large dealer groups. DMS is not for everyone, typically small scale dealers and independent used car lots will manage their business with generic accounting packages. Even large dealer […]

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44 Questions to Ask Before Buying A CRM

Will I love my CRM? and 37 other questions before you buy a CRM Additional Reading: Top 10 Reasons you need an Easy CRM “Do I need a CRM?” is the most common question we hear. First let me ask these questions; do you want a system to help… Top 10 Tips to Encourage Employees […]

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Top 10 Reasons you need an Easy CRM

“Do I need a CRM?” is the most common question we hear. First let me ask these questions; do you want a system to help you convert leads into customers? Do you want a system to help you retain your existing customers so they buy from you again? Do you want to have your customers […]

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The Easy CRM is not Bloatware

What Does Bloatware Mean?

We love the term called bloatware because it describe how software has devolved into a series of ridiculously complex and overbearing buttons and clicks. Our goal at Dealer Simplified, is to prevent our software developers from creating buttons and features that are never going to be used. Utilization is everything in our mind, software that is […]

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