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These webinars are FREE for our auto recycler customers! Just click Register to reserve your spot. Space is limited for each session.

All sessions are listed in Eastern Time.

Selling Used Parts in an Online World

In this webinar, we'll cover key principles to successfully selling parts in a world that is increasingly online. This webinar will run approximately 1 hour.

We'll discuss:
  • Images - Take full advantage of the power of high-quality part images.
  • Internet Sales - Get maximum exposure for your online part listings.
  • Inventory - Deliver parts in the exact condition as described on the part listing.

RegisterWednesday, August 12  •  12:00pm - 2:00pm Eastern

New Employee Training: Basic Checkmate Sales Pro

This is the first of two webinars designed for new Checkmate Sales Pro users.

This class is created with new users in mind, but anyone on your team is welcome to join us!

This session covers:
  • Looking up parts
  • VIN decoding/OEM lookups
  • Viewing interchange
  • Searching inventory and customers using the Research section
  • Basic invoicing and credits
  • and more!

RegisterThursday, August 13  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

New Employee Training: Advanced Checkmate Sales Pro

This is the second of two webinars designed for new Checkmate Sales Pro users.

This class is created with new users in mind, but anyone on your team is welcome to join us!

This session covers:
  • Maintaining your inventory
  • Entering loose parts
  • Advanced Quotes and Invoicing for multiple parts
  • Purchase Orders
  • Customizing Checkmate Sales Pro
  • and more!

RegisterFriday, August 14  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

New Employee Training: Checkmate Inventory

Learn the basics of inventorying and scrapping in Checkmate Sales Pro, including:
  • Using the Research tool to scan inventory
  • Loose party entry
  • Editing inventory and AUT records (Plus: The difference between VUC and AUT, and why you should never delete an AUT)
  • Resolution Parts that need interchange assigned
  • and more!

This webinar was previously named "Inventory and Scrapping Basics."

RegisterMonday, August 17  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

New Employee Training: Inventorying with Partmate

Partmate makes the process of inventorying new vehicles quicker, easier, and simpler than ever before. It's the "bridge" between Bidmate (our bidding tool) and Checkmate (our inventory management system). In this class, we'll go over the basic inventory functions, like:
  • Inventorying, pricing, and grading parts
  • Creating the AUT (and AUT vs VUC)
  • Adding Part and Vehicle Images (including downloading from IAA/Copart)
  • Partmate settings (like Part Lists, Options Tab, Show Parts mode, FastAdd, Price Book Multipiers, and more)
  • Exporting your work to Checkmate
  • Partmate Review (available only to Advanced Partmate users)

This class is created with new users in mind, but anyone on your team is welcome to join us!

RegisterTuesday, August 18  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

eBay Basics: How to Get Started

Ready to sell on eBay? Or are you already selling, but you want to make the most of your efforts? Theresa Colbert will discuss tips and tricks, for selling parts on eBay. She'll tell you what to do, and what not to do! This class contains valuable information for any auto recycler - whether or not you use our eBay tool (Checkmate Listing Manager for eBay).

RegisterWednesday, August 19  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

Car-Part Interchange Plus and CrashLink

Join us to discover what's new with Car-Part Interchange Plus and CrashLink!

Car-Part Interchange Plus provides new and enhanced interchange for 100 part types above and beyond industry standard interchange. Learn how powerful it is for your business, and how this can boost sales!

We'll also talk about CrashLink, which provides collision pricing and imaging. Quickly launch searches from within your inventory management system, like Checkmate!

CrashLink's latest features include:
  • Labor Time information
  • Trading Partners searches
  • Print on-screen information

RegisterWednesday, August 19  •  2:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern

Photomate Inventory App Training

The Photomate mobile app is like Checkmate's sidekick - it fits on your phone, and helps you perform basic inventorying functions while you're away from your desktop computer. We'll discuss Photomate's main functions:
  • Add Image to a Part: Take photos of your inventory, so your customers can see them online and your salespeople can see them in Checkmate
  • Inventory a Part: Add parts to your inventory, take photos, and immediately upload parts to Checkmate
  • Resolution Parts: Review parts in resolution, assign interchange, and update Checkmate right away
  • Move a Part: Change the location of your parts, using Photomate's built-in barcode scanner
  • Audit a Location: Scan barcodes to ensure that Checkmate's location information is up-to-date

This webinar was previously named "Photomate: More Than Images."

RegisterThursday, August 20  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

Car-Part Messaging (iCPM) and Brokering with Car-Part Gold

iCPM (Car-Part Messaging) and Trading Partners connect you with your customers and your suppliers. These basic tools help you stay relevant and connected in today's tech-focused world. In this webinar, we'll show you the basics of how these programs work. This webinar is great whether you're new to these products, or whether you use them every day and just want to make sure you're making the most of them.

With iCPM you can:
  • instant message with your fellow recyclers
  • give your customers the ability to message you with Live Chat straight from their and Car Part Pro search results
  • see when a Car Part Pro customer uses Real Time Part Verification
  • access buying and selling features like customized Bulletin Boards
  • keep track of your favorite contacts (with your Roster) and view conversation history
  • get help from your or Checkmate support rep when you need it

Trading Partners:
  • is a recycler-to-recycler parts locating system (including 4,100 recyclers and popular aftermarket vendors)
  • provides you with one-button access to parts right from within your management system
  • gives you access to interchange application information
  • connects you with your trading partners via iCPM

This webinar was previously named "Getting Started with iCPM and Trading Partners."

RegisterThursday, August 27  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern

eBay: Checkmate Listing Manager for Checkmate
and Checkmate as a 2nd System Users

Our Checkmate Listing Manager for eBay tool allows you to list many parts on eBay at once, with just the click of a button. eBay gives you the opportunity to sell parts that may not sell frequently in your yard. It's fast and easy because our eBay tool automatically pulls detailed information and images from Checkmate and creates the listing for you! In this webinar, we'll show you how it works for Checkmate users (or Checkmate as a Second System - CM2).

RegisterWednesday, August 26  •  12:00pm - 3:00pm Eastern

Checkmate Statements and Basic Reporting

This webinar will cover:
  • Running Statements and Viewing/Printing in Crystal Reports
  • End-of-Day Reports (Cash Drawer, Sales Summary)
  • Salesperson Performance Report (including important details like: average sales per ticket, phone and walk-in requests, pay commission)
  • Advanced Purchase Order Report (see PO profit margins, PO status)
  • Vehicle Profitability Analysis (including total sales amounts per stock number, break-even days)
  • Generating custom inventory spreadsheets (copy/paste Sales Pro data)
  • Generating yard request data

RegisterMonday, August 31  •  11:00am - 1:00pm Eastern