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Auto Industry Insights - October 2020: This Roller Coaster Ride Isn’t Over!
WRITTEN BY: TREVOR ROBINSON

Working in the North American automotive industry over the last six months has felt like a roller coaster ride. In April, we were click, click, clicking up that first big hill, not knowing the extent of the frightening descent just over the top of the tracks. We had concerns for ...

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A Map for the Road Never Traveled
WRITTEN BY: BERNIE CLEMENT

How do you draw a roadmap for your business when faced with a circumstance that no one has ever dealt with before? What’s the baseline for expectations moving forward? Given a pandemic that impacted businesses very quickly, the team at NCM Associates wanted to provide their dealer and manufacturer clients with a tool to help navigate anticipated business fluctuations. It was clear at NCM that we needed to help provide direction – assisting dealers in getting ready to reengage their operations. An NCM webinar on business reengagement led a small group at NCM Associates to put their collective experiences and thoughts to work, and the result was a business reengagement tool known as the Emerge Stronger Scorecard (ESS) Composite.

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Auto Industry Insights - October 2020: This Roller Coaster Ride Isn’t Over!
WRITTEN BY: TREVOR ROBINSON

Working in the North American automotive industry over the last six months has felt like a roller coaster ride. In April, we were click, click, clicking up that first big hill, not knowing the extent of the frightening descent just over the top of the tracks. We had concerns for ...

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The Continued Power of Peer Learning
WRITTEN BY: PAUL FALETTI JR

When the going gets tough, the tough get … together? That may not seem obvious but in reality, it’s natural, right? Often when we are faced with a challenge, we surround ourselves with peers who can provide perspective, advice, metrics or maybe even just a willing ear. But what happens when a challenge is presented so broadly that it is impossible to escape, such as a recession or, dare I say, a pandemic? The answer is encouraging.

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