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Why all the fuss about tiered labour rates?
August 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

By Bob Greenwood, AMAM A lot of repair shops still use a single catch-all labour rate. Jobbers who are watching the industry closely know these shops. If you’re selling parts to shops that stick to a single labour rate, it’s

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Off the Shelf: It’s All in the Detailing
August 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Off the Shelf By Susan Hitchon Spending a few days a month with manufacturers’ sales representatives is a time commitment, but it can pay real dividends to learn about the latest automotive products and taking them around to visit your

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Off the Shelf: It’s all in the detailing
August 26, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Seven ways to make the most of visits from manufacturer reps.

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Why all the fuss about tiered labour rates?
August 25, 2020 by Bob Greenwood

Varying the labour rate, depending on the job, is a critical tool for keeping repair shops financially sound.

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ASW Conversation: Tim Cifelli on what shop owners are learning during Covid
August 13, 2020 by Allan Janssen

   Tim Cifelli, marketing director for Bolt On Technology, says modern marketing tools have opened up a world of new opportunities for aftermarket shops. And, ironically enough, the Covid-19 pandemic has helped prove how effective they can be. We

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Commentary: A new kind of TRUST
August 13, 2020 by Tracy Carnahan

The global pandemic has altered the expectations people have in their service providers.

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Commentary: Why YES works
August 6, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Giving in to your employees is not always easy… but it’s often the best strategy.

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Marketing Primer: Connecting with your customer
August 5, 2020 by Peter Bulmer

By Peter Bulmer Getting new customers into your shop is always a challenge. Even after spending the time to make sure that your prices are right, your service offering is balanced, your curb appeal is great, and your waiting area

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Are you doing what the best shop owners are doing?
July 14, 2020 by Allan Janssen

  By Bob Greenwood, AMAM Do you sometimes worry about the financial stability of your business? You might have reason to if a significant number of your shop customers aren’t paying their statements in full each month, or are actually

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Are you doing what the best shop owners are doing?
July 14, 2020 by Bob Greenwood

  By Bob Greenwood, AMAM Do you sometimes worry about the financial stability of your business? You might have reason to if a significant number of your shop customers aren’t paying their statements in full each month, or are actually

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ASW Conversations: Jeremy O’Neal on the most important hour of the day
July 13, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Jeremy O’Neal gets to work early every day, to clear his head, get inspired, and get all his ducks in a row. The manager of Freedom Auto Repair in Hesperia, Calif., and president of automotive management training firm AdvisorFix, he

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Taking charge of Battery Sales
July 7, 2020 by Allan Janssen

Modern car batteries have an increasingly complex job description. Once needed simply to provide power to crank the engine, they now need to provide power continuously to dozens if not hundreds of sources. From navigation and entertainment devices to heaters,