(Aug. 30, 2016) — Service managers can learn the most effective ways to recruit and keep the best employees and get informed about innovative management techniques that can drive customer satisfaction to new heights, a release from RVDA stated.
(Aug. 26, 2016) — You’ve put it off as long as you can — if you want to save hundreds on convention registration, you must do it in the next five days. The advanced rate, which ends next Wednesday, not only saves you money now but also locks in the lower rate for others from your dealership.
(Aug. 26, 2016) — RVDA’s annual Dealer Satisfaction Index survey needs dealer feedback. Many manufacturers use DSI results to adjust policies and procedures that affect their dealers, so it’s extremely important for all retailers to participate in the survey.
(Aug. 26, 2016) — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) had been exempt from a law requiring federal agencies to raise their fines to keep up with inflation, but that exemption was eliminated in the 2016 federal budget.
(Aug. 26, 2016) — The 2016 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo is providing comprehensive education for parts professionals who attend. Eleven essential education workshops and 27 Vendor Training Plus sessions make this year’s convention/expo a mandatory event for dealers who want their parts staff to stay current.
(Aug. 25, 2016) — RVDA – the national RV Dealers Association – has endorsed the Omnia Group, an employee behavioral assessment firm that can give dealers an edge in hiring and retaining quality employees.
(Aug. 17, 2016) — A new remote proctoring solution for RV technician certification exams is set to be tested over the next six months. During a trial period that begins today, all testing will be proctored using “Remote Proctor Now” from Software Secure, an on-demand, online exam proctor.
(Aug. 16, 2016) — A dozen sessions geared toward the professional development needs of Young RV Executives are set for the 2016 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo.
(Aug. 2, 2016) — An employee at American RV Sales and Service in Grand Rapids, Mich., Joshua Dewaal, has been chosen to receive the $2,500 Mike Molino RV Learning Center Scholarship for academic year 2016-17.
(Aug. 1, 2016) — “Personal Branding and Social Media” is set for Nov. 9 from 9 to 10 a.m. It will explore how much personal promotion is too much and how a social media platform should be customized to suit each purpose.
(July 29, 2016) — Numerous federal agencies are sharply increasing fines and penalties for regulatory infractions beginning on Aug. 1, a release from RVDA reported. In some cases fines are going up by 150 percent.
(July 28, 2016) — Dealers walking the expo floor at the 2016 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo will notice more than a dozen new exhibitors and will likely see two sold out exhibit halls.
(July 26, 2016) — A mini rental school will be open to all dealership personnel attending the 2016 RV Dealers International Convention/Expo. “Your Million Dollar Rental Business” will feature rental experts from all aspects of the business who will share the steps that rental dealers follow daily.
(July 22, 2016) — Dealers are invited to a free webinar focusing on making the most of your environmental health and safety training to maximize its benefits. Dealers can register online for the webinar from the Mike Molino RV Learning Center.
(July 20, 2016) — The bill would require the CFPB to withdraw the flawed guidance that attempts to eliminate a dealer’s ability to discount vehicle financing for consumers, the letter noted.
(July 20, 2016) — The event includes awards and recognitions, followed by an educational component presented by Greg Dewalt of Marzahn & King. The evening will conclude with a reception.
(July 19, 2016) — RVDA and Protective Asset Protection are entering the 25th year of the association’s exclusive endorsement of the XtraRide RV Service Contract Program.
(July 15, 2016) — An expanded image library, new B-roll footage for download and a streamlined Leads Plus search engine are the latest upgrades available to dealers through the Go RVing program.
(July 14, 2016) — Dealers are invited to a free webinar that will explain how to comply with new OSHA rules taking effect on Aug. 10, regarding reporting, drug testing and safety incentive programs.
(July 13, 2016) — RVDA, The National RV Dealers Association, announced today it has endorsed Wolters Kluwer’s AppOne indirect loan origination platform and warranted loan documents.