10 July 2020
succeed in a highly competitive industry like automotive retail, you need to focus
on building a strong customer-centric dealership.
are the core principles to follow to deliver good customer service.
things first. The #1tip to building a customer-centric dealership is to treat
customers with respect and make them feel that they are indeed important to
customers come to you for solutions, try to understand and empathize with them.
Listen to them and try to do the best under the given circumstances.
of the core principles of good customer service is friendliness. Always be polite
and friendly to everyone at the dealership.
hide issues from customers. You can always choose to present the brighter side of
issues, or show them the larger picture, but never hide or deny the issue
keep customers waiting. If you have promised your customers a time-frame to
deliver something, make sure to respond even before the end time.
interacting with customers, your communication needs to be clear. Don’t leave
customers confused even after the conversation.
set the right expectations. Never over-promise and under-deliver to your
customers. No one likes to get less than
what they have been expecting from you.
information that your service team provides should be useful, consistent, and
accurate across all customer facing departments at the dealership. Never talk
in two voices to customers.
standardization and consistency ensures that all customers can expect certain
standards from the dealership. To be
effective, customer service needs to be consistent.
the evolution of the mobile internet, it is easier for your dealership and customers
to be accessible to each other.
For providing good customer service, you need
to go omni-channel. This means your customers will be able to reach you via any
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