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Jeff Cowan
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  • Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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  • Jeff Cowan's PRO TALK, Inc.
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The Simple Pay Plan That Creates Accountability

Started Jun 9, 2014 0 Replies

Just wanted to let you all know that I'm re-broadcasting "The Simple Pay Plan That Creates Accountability", webinar this Wednesday. I received such tremendous feed back from it a couple of weeks ago,…Continue

Tags: survey, plan, pay, scores, customer

God Bless Our Troups and God Bless the Indy 500

Started May 23, 2014 0 Replies

Demonstrating excellence and holding ourselves to the highest standard will create a life that honors those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.…Continue

Tags: motivation, 500, race, indy, day

Seeking Sales Consultant

Started this discussion. Last reply by Douglas Grimaldi Jul 28, 2012. 1 Reply

We are an Automotive Consulting Company in our 26th year of business and have an office located in Rancho Santa Margarita. Our company is experiencing tremendous growth and raising the bar in the…Continue

Tags: training, employment, jobs, sales

 

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The Myths of Service Writing #1

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Watch Myths of Service Writing videos for help increasing sales, survey scores and retention in service departments!
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Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers

“Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers”“Manufacturers Cut Mega Parts Deal with Aftermarket Suppliers”This could be a headline from the future – the very near future.I see the same stats that everyone else sees and has seen for years regarding service departments at automotive dealerships.  For years these numbers at best have been stagnate and, at worst, they are falling. Customer-paid labor sales averages are trending down and customer retention is at its lowest in the automotive history – and falling.These facts took me back to nearly three decades ago — a time when nearly every dealership had a body shop.  As you will remember, nearly every one of those body shops closed down. And just like that, dealerships, with few exceptions, were out of the body shop business. Why? What happened? Why did…See More
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Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers

“Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers”“Manufacturers Cut Mega Parts Deal with Aftermarket Suppliers”This could be a headline from the future – the very near future.I see the same stats that everyone else sees and has seen for years regarding service departments at automotive dealerships.  For years these numbers at best have been stagnate and, at worst, they are falling. Customer-paid labor sales averages are trending down and customer retention is at its lowest in the automotive history – and falling.These facts took me back to nearly three decades ago — a time when nearly every dealership had a body shop.  As you will remember, nearly every one of those body shops closed down. And just like that, dealerships, with few exceptions, were out of the body shop business. Why? What happened? Why did…See More
Mar 20
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 17

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The sales profession delivers the highest rewards to those who master its many disciplines. Part of those disciplines are the 20 Rules of Salesmanship. If you desire to be the absolute best you can be in the sales profession, mastering and following…
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 16

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The sales profession delivers the highest rewards to those who master its many disciplines. Part of those disciplines are the 20 Rules of Salesmanship. If you desire to be the absolute best you can be in the sales profession, mastering and following…
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 18

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The sales profession delivers the highest rewards to those who master its many disciplines. Part of those disciplines are the 20 Rules of Salesmanship. If you desire to be the absolute best you can be in the sales profession, mastering and following…
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 20

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The sales profession delivers the highest rewards to those who master its many disciplines. Part of those disciplines are the 20 Rules of Salesmanship. If you desire to be the absolute best you can be in the sales profession, mastering and following…
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 5

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The sales profession delivers the highest rewards to those who master its many disciplines. Part of those disciplines are the 20 Rules of Salesmanship. If you desire to be the absolute best you can be in the sales profession, mastering and following…
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A Recession is Coming

A recession is coming, learn how dealerships will survive the bad economy.I don’t like talking gloom and doom when it comes to dealing with a bad economy. On a personal level, I work very hard to be upbeat, to see the positives, and to stay focused on what is good. That said, as a person running a business, I have to research business indicators to help me predict what the future economy is likely to be. Like a captain sailing turbulent waters, I have to make plans to prepare for the future appropriately. Currently, the signs are showing stormy seas ahead. Our economic future is not going to be smooth sailing. In order to successfully navigate, the captains of the vessels are going to have to make the proper adjustments in order to weather the storm. The following is some information that supports my…See More
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20 Rules of Salesmanship: Rule 2

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Jeff Cowan's PRO TALK, Inc.
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President
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http://automotiveservicetraining.com/
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PRO TALK, provides process driven Service Advisor workshops, web based Service Advisor training (PRO TALK VT), and in-house side by side on-your-drive training, which are consistently providing dealerships and service centers with a high measurable return on investment. Most who experience Jeff’s training say it is the most practical, realistic, and easy to understand training ever made available to the marketplace.

Jeff Cowan has spent the last 27 years standing on service drives side by side with Service Advisors training them in the art of selling, customer service, customer retention, and communication skills. As a company he has trained several thousand dealerships and visited over 2,200 automobile dealerships in the United States and Canada and is generally recognized as the nation’s authority when it comes to training Service Advisors.

His company, PRO TALK, provides process driven Service Advisor workshops, web based Service Advisor training (PRO TALK VT), and in-house side by side on-your-drive training, which are consistently providing dealerships and service centers with a high measurable return on investment. Most who experience Jeff’s training say it is the most practical, realistic, and easy to understand training ever made available to the marketplace.

With over 37 years of sales experience and numerous sales awards from various retail companies, he has become one of the most sought after and highly regarded speakers throughout North America and Canada.

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Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers

Posted on March 20, 2017 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

“Dealerships Lose Service Departments in Record Numbers”

“Manufacturers Cut Mega Parts Deal with Aftermarket Suppliers”

This could be a headline from the future – the very near future.

I see the…

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How to Create a Bold Automotive Service Department and Increase Sales

Posted on November 14, 2016 at 1:08pm 0 Comments

Great Tips for Service Departments, Service Advisors, and Service Managers

So you have been in business for a while and you’ve built a name. It’s a name that draws customers in to your service department like bees to honey. The problem is, your…

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Best tips for finding, hiring, training, and people who do not suck.

Posted on September 12, 2016 at 5:30pm 0 Comments

Best Tips for Hiring People

Ever wonder what are the best tips for hiring? More times than I care to admit, I have had to listen to managers and leaders complain about their people. They tell me about how their people can’t do this…

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How to Prepare Your Dealership for the Coming Recession

Posted on August 24, 2016 at 2:35pm 2 Comments

Our economic future is not going to be smooth sailing. In order to successfully navigate, the captains of the vessels are going to have to make the proper adjustments in order to weather the storm. The following is some information that supports my predictions and hopefully provides you with a map to help you steer you way clear of…

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How to find the best car blogs

Posted by Simon Hopes on April 22, 2017 at 3:02pm 0 Comments

Once of a day, car enthusiast was restricted to a few magazines in a store for their fix of news, pics and articles about motoring, cars and mods. However, with the advent of the Internet and social media, there’s been an explosion in car blogs -…

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Effective Tips and Advice on Garage Spring Replacement

Posted by Simon Hopes on April 22, 2017 at 2:48pm 0 Comments

The garage door spring replacement is one of the most common measures as the springs gets damaged with time. The springs fixed on the doors of cars do a lot of work, when the vehicle is open or closed every time. If you suddenly find that the…

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Start Tracking Your Results

Posted by Paul Potratz on April 21, 2017 at 4:49pm 0 Comments

Do you measure up? We spend so much money on television, radio, coupons, and other broadcasting for our marketing campaigns that we don't have a ton of attribution for.

So how do we track these…

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