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CBT Automotive Newscast: July 15, 2020

Today’s Featured Interview:

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DealerPRO Training CEO Don Reed on Rebooting Your Fixed-Ops Department:
With a shortage of technicians, strained advertising budgets, and a national pandemic, it can be tricky for dealers to navigate fixed-ops management. Service drives were largely considered essential services at the height of the pandemic. There was a lot of pressure put on them to make up some of that lost revenue. Here to help us shed some light on these topics is Don Reed, CEO of DealerPRO Training. Watch the full-length interview here.

Top Headlines: 

Cheryl Miller has resigned from her position as CEO of AutoNation.

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FTC Safeguards Workshop Postponed Until July 13, 2020, Will be Held Online

The Federal Trade Commission announced that it has postponed its workshop seeking input on proposed changes to the Safeguards Rule under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act until July 13, 2020 and that the event will be held online.

The virtual workshop, originally scheduled to take place on May 13, 2020, will continue to focus on some of the issues raised in response to amendments the FTC has proposed making to the Safeguards Rule, which requires financial institutions to develop, implement, and maintain a comprehensive information security program. In 2019, the FTC sought comments on the proposed amendments to the Safeguards Rule.


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Nutson’s Automotive News Wrap-up – Week Ending July 11, 2020

This Happened Last Week:“Wuhan Virus Forces More Auto Event Cancellations; Ford Bronco LIVE Video Reveal; Italy Cash For Clunkers; Court Says FCA Not Guilty; Big 3 CEO’s Snub President Trump;
100 Activist Ford Employees Petition Company To Stop Selling Police Cars; US Retail Auto Sellers Happy (More New Car Inventory Will Make Them Happier); June US Fleet Sales Down 70%; FCA Recall; Hagerty Hot 6; Collector Car Appreciation Day Celebrated July 10; No Covid Worries At Indy Car and NHRA


AUTO CENTRAL CHICAGO July 12, 2020; Every Sunday Larry Nutson, Chicago Car Guy and Executive Producer, with able assistance

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