Chatbots: the latest buzzword in the automotive industry. Effective solution or hype?
As all this talk about chatbots comes to the forefront of our lives, we need to take a hard look at reality versus science fiction. Right now, the machine-learning industry is the driving force of the chatbot ecosystem, while the technology world works toward the world of real artificial intelligence (AI).
Sometimes, to make a difference and turn things around, a leader must throw out the old playbook and write a new one.
That is exactly what General Sales Manager Les Nunez did two years ago when he arrived at Lou Bachrodt Mazda, located in Coconut Creek, Florida. Fast forward to today, and those changes are showing up on the bottom line.
Over the years, Morehead Honda has seen many changes in the automotive sales industry — both in automotive technology and in the way consumers shop for vehicles. To meet the needs and demands of the modern automotive customer, Morehead has developed new ways to provide sales and service opportunities to its customers.
The future can be a frightening place, especially for those not able, or willing, to adapt to changing realities and market conditions. While the auto sales industry has enjoyed several years of growth, change is on the horizon.