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Commentary: Coffee and Conversation
August 14, 2019 by Allan Janssen

SERVICE NOTES  By Allan Janssen For those out there who are curious about how a magazine like this gets made, it starts with coffee. A lot of it, close at hand, and strong. Then there is rumination. Thoughts, like coffee, must

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Jobbers… I would love to hear from you!
August 9, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Camps that are sometimes seen as being in opposition to one another should, in fact, be working together.

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COMMENTARY: Coffee and Conversation
July 31, 2019 by Allan Janssen

The title of ‘Shop of the Year’ is not simply a merit badge for long-time service.

Jobber_News   Feature Association NewsCommentary

Expanding AIA participation is good for everyone
July 30, 2019 by Allan Janssen

By Allan Janssen It’s hard to know how some of the earliest members of the Automotive Industries Association of Canada (AIA) would have reacted to news that repair shops are now welcome to participate in a new program designed exclusively

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Technician Shortage: There is no master key
July 18, 2019 by Allan Janssen

The current tech shortage is a human resource crisis that threatens to cripple our industry. We need meetings like this.

Auto_Service_World   Feature Association NewsCommentary

Expanding AIA participation is good for everyone
July 4, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Stakeholders at every level have a role to play in the growth, prosperity, and future of the industry.

Auto_Service_World   Feature CommentaryJobbers & WDsVehicle Technology

Deepening the Talent Pool
June 19, 2019 by Allan Janssen

By Adam Malik A bright future awaits the automotive aftermarket – provided the industry can seize the opportunities. A common problem is the lack of young talent. Jobbers can’t find reliable people to work in their stores, shops can’t find

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S3 Ep 3 | Finding the Right Revenue Mix
June 14, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Have you found the right revenue mix for your business? How much of your time is spent on routine service intervals? How much time is spent on consumer-generated work? Repairs? Vehicle inspections? First-time customers? If you’re focused on the safety,

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COMMENTARY: Welcome to the new aftermarket
June 12, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Is your business model the old-and-dying kind? Or is it new and vibrant?

Jobber_News   Feature CommentaryJobbers & WDs

Jobbers… Your customers need help!
June 9, 2019 by Allan Janssen

By Allan Janssen The list of challenges facing the automotive aftermarket is long and familiar. It starts with rapidly advancing technology and a shortfall in skilled labour. For owners and managers of repair shop owners, those are the first two

Auto_Service_World   Feature CommentaryJobbers & WDs

Jobbers… Your customers need help!
June 6, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Let’s create a panel of engaged jobbers to improve communication with automotive service providers, and solve some industry problems.

Jobber_News   Feature Commentary

COMMENTARY: Time For An Industry Makeover
June 4, 2019 by Allan Janssen

Your customers don’t need a new Johnson Rod. They need a better preventive maintenance strategy!