For decades, paying for a car by check, credit card and/or financing has been the norm for people around the world. But a revolution in vehicle payments might be coming. A recent Used Car News article, “Dealerships Start Taking Digital Currency” by Ted Craig, suggests a more futuristic option: making vehicle purchases with a new … More Bitcoin, the Future of Car Payments?
I’m a big believer in working hard while working smart. Measuring hard work is easy, but measuring smart work—analyzing the actual impact of your performance—requires two steps: 1. Identify Key Business Requirements (KBRs) Before measuring anything, take some time to identify the reason for doing what you are doing. Ask yourself the fundamental question, “What … More Measuring the Impact of Marketing: Defining KPIs & Identifying KBRs
April is National Volunteer Month! Volunteering is something I am very passionate about. As a volunteer board member for Frisco Youth Theater, I love seeing the positive impact that community theater has on the lives of children and families across North Texas. Other organizations that have my heart are the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation, the … More How Are You Giving Back for National Volunteer Month?
Last week, I had the privilege of speaking at a ‘Success in Business’ seminar hosted by the Plano Chamber of Commerce. I was joined by a panel of distinguished marketing experts, including Sheila Steinmark of Marketing Operations Group, LLC, and David Lobo, a Digital Marketing/Brand Management Professor from Collin College. Together we covered managing product … More Speaking of Success in Business
Celebrating our people is an important value to us here at Copart. That’s why our marketing department employees gathered yesterday afternoon to celebrate Valentine’s Day with our annual Valentine’s Day Bake-Off. Four team members brought their delicious homemade treats for the rest of the team to enjoy. Others brought in treats from the store, which … More Celebrating Our People, Bake-Off Style
The latest group of Copart Service Star winners has just been announced, and they all deserve a hearty congratulations! According to TeamCopart.com, Copart Service Star winners are those “who were nominated by their peers and Copart customers for exceeding all expectations and delivering 5-star service.” I am particularly excited for and proud of Weston Berkovsky, our … More Copart’s 2018 Q1 Service Star Winners Announced
When you think of Pinterest, what comes to mind? If you answer anything along the lines of home decor, recipes, or fashion tips, you’re not alone. If you’ve actually used Pinterest in the last couple of years, however, you know that Pinterest has evolved from its early domestic leanings. Today, it’s a source for all … More Pinterest for the Automotive Industry? The Data Say Yes!