Dealerships with a diverse staff can offer service to their customers unlike any other. Bringing different people together to work on the same team, however, can provide challenges to leaders. With this round of the Dealer Panel, we’ve asked our experts how they work to keep everyone satisfied and pulling in the same direction.
The auto sales industry has long struggled with the issue of diversity. While many dealerships have taken steps to be more inclusive in hiring and training, it can be an intimidating world to step into for women, minorities and others not classically included in the “average” dealership setting.
Trista Eckman, dealer support manager for Promax Unlimited, discusses the role of women in the automotive and technology industries.