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  • December Interview: Millennials with Kelly

    Thursday 02 January 2020

    Millennials could be considered one of the most popular buzzwords of the decade, with numerous articles being published almost daily about the generation. Many of these articles claim that this generation (noticeably the largest and most diverse of ages) is different from those before it, some even claiming that millennials are harder to work with and harder to market. While the data on these claims seems to go back and forth, it’s true that any generation will be different from the previo... read more

  • November Interview: Technology with Seth Thorson

    Friday 22 November 2019

    Technology is always changing and seemingly advancing at faster and faster speeds each day. While the innovation is fascinating, it can at times feel like a harpoon to the automotive repair industry as much as it is a life vest. Matt Henry How can independent shops compete with rising technological needs and systems? Should you fight to always be t... read more

  • October Interview: Hiring with Kent

    Wednesday 23 October 2019

    How to Find, Hire and Train with Kent Bullard Check out the video above for our recent interview with Kent Bullard, a rising name in the industry who is in charge of hiring for the Institute itself. October is all about hiring and training the best auto shop team, so we sat down with Kent to see what he thought about the subject. Watch the video for the full answers or read below for a summary of the interview: Why do you think the automotive industry is seeing such a decline in hiring... read more

  • October Spotlight: The Shop That Knows How to Hire

    Tuesday 15 October 2019

    The Shop That Knows How to Hire: Revolution Automotive Services, Inc. Our October newsletter has focused on hiring and training; specifically, some of the issues the industry is seeing and ideas on how to combat those. For our shop spotlight this month, we’re highlighting a shop owner who has learned what it takes to hire and train effectively and used that knowledge to create a team and culture that seems to always be mentioned whenever anyone has hiring questions. Meet Alan Symmes, own... read more

  • September Interview: Profits with Cecil

    Tuesday 10 September 2019

      All Your Profit Questions Answered with Cecil Bullard Check out the video above for our recent interview with Institute CEO and industry expert Cecil Bullard on profits. This will be the first of many monthly video interviews to come – each focused on a different subject matching the newsletter. Here’s an overview of some of the most frequently asked profit questions and Cecil’s insight:  How do shops best judge whether they are profitable or not... read more

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