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6 Keys to Increasing Auto Repair Sales and Profits through Process Improvement

Thursday, January 31, 2013 0:45

Streamlining and refining the processes within an auto repair shop will result in greater capacity and reduced operating costs. Increased capacity provides the opportunity for higher sales. Reduced operating costs result in wider profit margins. Looking at different processes and … Continue reading

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8 Keys to Customer Retention in the Auto Repair Business

Monday, December 31, 2012 0:18

Customer retention can be one of the most important management areas in the Auto Repair business. Keeping customers is critical to success and thus a lot of attention is required. Retention and acquisition rates must be monitored and every possible … Continue reading

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5 Keys to Business Growth in Auto Repair

Friday, November 30, 2012 20:19

Conventional wisdom says that in business you’re either growing or declining – there’s no such thing as maintaining the status quo. Striving for growth is necessary to survival. There are different strategies that can be employed to achieve growth and … Continue reading

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7 Keys to Auto Repair Shop Cost Management

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 17:08

Managing cost in auto repair can have a major impact on sales and profitability. There are many components that affect operating costs and identifying, evaluating and measuring them will be time well spent. A shop that runs efficiently and manages … Continue reading

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7 Keys to Successful Relationship Building in the Auto Repair Business

Friday, September 28, 2012 20:21

The most successful people are those who invest wisely. Success can be measured in a number of ways but those who achieve the greatest success are prudent and careful when making investments. Whether instinctively or otherwise those who are most … Continue reading

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The Power of Relationship Marketing

Tuesday, September 25, 2012 19:53

Marketing and advertising focus on eliciting a desired reaction from prospective or existing customers. When people are exposed to marketing images and information they interpret the message conveyed and absorb it based on their own understanding. Thus they formulate a … Continue reading

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FastTrak Auto Shop Manager/FastTrak Tire Shop Manager release 6.1 is available for general release

Saturday, September 8, 2012 19:35

Risoria Limited is proud to announce that FastTrak Auto Shop Manager/FastTrak Tire Shop Manager release 6.1 is available for general release. Many improvements and new features have been added to FastTrak increasing the already wide array of support capabilities. Tire … Continue reading

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12 Tips on Effective Time Management

Friday, August 24, 2012 17:35

Time is one of the most valuable commodities there is. There never seems to be enough of it. Focusing on your own use of time and applying efficiencies and organization will result in more available time. More available time allows … Continue reading

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11 Steps to Evaluating and Implementing Software Systems

Monday, July 30, 2012 17:48

Selecting and installing a new software system is a significant undertaking for any company. Selecting a system and them implementing it can be a daunting task but if undertaken with care positive results will be achieved. The key is in … Continue reading

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12 Keys to Excellence in Auto Repair Sales

Saturday, July 28, 2012 19:43

If sufficient care is given to the repair sales process success will follow. Pricing, profit, and product mix are primary components of any service offering. Providing accurate competitive estimates are critical to earning business. Sales presentation and customer service are … Continue reading

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