Your business is travelling down a road that the aftermarket is just now only discovering.
You need your whole team onboard and buying into your vision. If one is holding you back, let them off. There’s too much risk by keeping them on, says Bob Greenwood
Remember, this is a multi-year effort. Don’t be tempted to hit the brakes or veer off in a new direction. Stay committed. After all, everyone’s looking to you to lead the way.
And don’t forget — if you have a question for Bob, leave it in the comment box below and he will answer it.
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Auto Value: Service is the Difference. We Get It!®
Auto Value Parts Stores and Certified Service Centers are a part of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, one of the largest auto parts distribution networks in the world. With over 50 shareholders selling automotive products through over 140 distribution centers, 2,300 parts stores, and 2,900 certified service centers across North America, Auto Value delivers over 1.9 million quality replacement auto parts and accessories as well as value-added services to the automotive aftermarket.
Auto Value offers an aggressive marketing program that gives independent organizations the opportunity to identify with both a local and national program. Our product strategy delivers strong national brands at competitive prices along with proven private-label products to offer our professional customers the options they require to effectively maintain and repair vehicles across North America.
Mr. Robert (Bob) Greenwood AMAM (Accredited Master Automotive Manager) is president and CEO of Automotive Aftermarket E-Learning Centre Ltd. (AAEC). Bob has over 40 years of business management experience within the independent sector of the automotive aftermarket industry in North America, consulting independent retail shops on all facets of their business operations.
Bob is one of 150 worldwide AMI approved instructors. He has created business management development courses for automotive shop employers/managers, jobbers and jobber sales representatives, which are recognized as being the most comprehensive, industry specific courses of their kind in North America.