Colby Joyner: 3 Ways to Increase Operational Efficiency Using Your CRM

By: Michael Cirillo   |   20 Jun 2024
Colby Joyner

In today's episode, I sit down with my good friend Colby Joyner, a renowned expert in the automotive industry, to discuss "Three Ways to Increase Operational Efficiency Using Your Existing CRM." With years of experience in dealer groups and a keen understanding of CRM optimization, Colby helps dealerships streamline operations and maximize efficiency.

What We Discuss in This Episode:

  1. The Key to Proper CRM Management: Understand the critical role your CRM plays and why managing it effectively can revolutionize your operations.
  2. Actionable Tips for Immediate Improvement: Colby shares three powerful strategies that you can implement right away to see tangible results.
  3. Real-World Insights and Best Practices: Learn from Colby’s vast experience with dealer groups and get practical advice tailored to your dealership’s unique needs.

But that's not all. Colby and I dive deep into:

  • The difference between merely using your CRM and actively managing it.
  • How to unify your team’s language and approach to maximize CRM efficiency.
  • The secrets to leveraging CRM data to boost engagement and sales.

Colby emphasizes the critical role a CRM plays as the foundational operating system of a dealership. He highlights the gap between merely using a CRM and actively managing it to achieve optimal results. Colby stresses the importance of viewing the CRM not just as a tool for daily operations but as a dynamic system that needs active management. "It's like receiving a vehicle that has zero accessories," he explains. "You need to tune and build it to suit your dealership's unique needs."

We also dive into the reasons why many dealerships fail to utilize their CRMs effectively.

Thanks, Colby Joyner!

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