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RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

Sobel Opens Enrollment for Atlanta Sales Course

Fri Jan 19, 2018

151622664264437.pngSobel University announced open enrollment today for the upcoming Comprehensive Sales Course in Atlanta, Feb. 12 to 16, according to a company news release. The best-selling Comprehensive Sales Course comes to Atlanta once a year to better serve clients on the East Coast.

More than 50 dealers, managers and salespeople are currently pre-registered for this “boot camp" class which is designed for both new and experienced salespeople, leaving only a few spots open to registration through Sobel.

“Our dealers appreciate the Atlanta course for the southern hospitality and the affordability of the location,” said Sobel University President, Randy Sobel. “They know they can expect the same caliber of professional training that is available in Tacoma seven times a year, since we bring a full staff and provide the most current and relevant RV sales training.”

The Atlanta airport services every major airline and the complimentary hotel shuttle means students will not need a rental car. Enrollment covers breakfast, lunch and course materials for the three or five-day training course. Special room block pricing is also available.

Students can expect a challenging eight hours of classroom instruction with homework every night and exams every day. The role-playing situations they are put into helps sharpen their skills. Dealers have reported a dramatic increase in sales volume upon their staff’s successful completion of this class. With five experience levels, salespeople can expect a challenge whether it is their first attendance or their fifteenth
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To learn more about the Comprehensive Sales Course, visit sobeluniversity.com or call 253-565-2577 to enroll.