Archive for the ‘Tire Shop Management’ Category

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Managing Technician Work through the Auto Repair Shop Management System

Thursday, September 28, 2017 22:53

The interaction between the service advisor and the technician is still handled outside the software system by some shops. Managing these activities through the software system can have a major impact on productivity, sales and profits. The more these activities … Continue reading

 
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Parts Sourcing and Procurement through the Automotive Repair System

Thursday, September 28, 2017 22:47

An area of activity that is sometimes handled outside the software system is parts sourcing and procurement. The reasons for handling things this way vary but if parts processing can be performed through the shop management system the benefits are … Continue reading

 
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Managing Customer Interaction through the Auto Repair Software System

Thursday, September 28, 2017 0:11

The points in the repair cycle at which customer interactions occur are often handled outside the shop management software system. These activities are often based on processes that were formulated years ago and are still handled that way. As software … Continue reading

 
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Utilizing the Auto Repair Shop Management System

Thursday, September 28, 2017 0:06

Auto repair shop owners are usually very cognizant of the level of resource utilization in their business. They want to see all bays in their shop being utilized to their fullest. And they want to see all technicians spending all … Continue reading

 
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Auto Repair and Leveraging the Personal Nature of Social Media

Monday, August 21, 2017 16:54

One of the most significant benefits that can be derived from social media comes from the willingness of people to share personal information. When a person sets up a profile on social media it often contains information about their experiences … Continue reading

 
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The Benefits of Content Marketing in Automotive Repair

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 16:15

  Content marketing involves creating and sharing valuable information without explicitly promoting business offerings but geared toward building credibility and relationships over time. Different venues have sprung up on the Internet that support this method of marketing and any or … Continue reading

 
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Price and Quality Market Differentiation in Auto Repair

Saturday, April 29, 2017 17:15

Price and quality are often viewed as two competing objectives. And that can very well be true. However achieving the optimum balance between the two can be the key to success. Focusing on differentiation in these two areas can have … Continue reading

 
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Employer/Employee Relationships in Automotive Repair

Friday, March 31, 2017 1:52

The employer/employee relationship can be one of the most significant factors in employee retention. Employees who feel position about their relationship with their employer will be more motivated to stay with a company than to leave and go elsewhere. Some … Continue reading

 
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The Importance of Organization and Leadership in Automotive Repair

Friday, March 31, 2017 1:48

  Organization in a business provides a stable work environment. The basis for employee retention rests on stability. When people know what to do and what to expect they sense security. Clearly defining the processes within an organization, setting realistic … Continue reading

 
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Providing Career Growth and Security in Automotive Repair

Friday, March 31, 2017 0:42

In automotive repair the environment is continually changing as technological advances are made and methods of performing maintenance and repair are improved. Employees must feel that they’re not in danger of being left behind. Ongoing training for personnel is an … Continue reading

 
 
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