Source: Automotive News
The way consumers choose their next car might have more in common with Netflix than the traditional retail system that's defined the automotive industry for more than a century.
Stan Cox and his brother, Steve opened their first Trax in Derby, Kansas, in 2013 and then purchased land for a new one in Andover last year. But in a surprising (even to him) move, Cox has now sold his Trax Express Carwash to rival Zips Car Wash.
Operating a high-end car wash and auto detailing shop in Downtown Milwaukee is a more delicate dance than you might expect. But if anyone can pull it off, it's Mazen Muna, the owner of the soon-to-be-expanded Metro Car Wash.
Bob Rust opened White Horse Auto Wash in Warrenton, Va., in 2010, followed by locations in Woodbridge, Charlottesville and Culpeper at 460 James Madison Highway. He'd like to keep growing, even doubling that number of locations to seven or eight.
Source: Chief Executive
With all that is going on in the world these days that can bring someone down, why is it that volunteering and other prosocial behaviors can make people feel so good? It turns out the explanation may reside mostly in neuroscience.
Boiled down to its essence, self-control is the ability to think before acting. Self-control, or discipline, is an essential character trait that every leader with heavy responsibilities must have. Nevertheless, self-control rarely shows up on any list of the essential traits that make a good leader.
Think about the stories you love. Now understand that today's media is just the same. Competition for your audience's attention is fierce. If you want to stand out and earn audience loyalty, you have to find a way to make your content more engaging to them personally.
How do certain brands consistently churn out killer copy? They often have an experienced copywriter (or team) with years of tests under their belt. But if you're one of the many small companies who produces your own copy, here are six tips to help you go from starving writer to advertising powerhouse.