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Do you have any automotive business related issues that you need help with? Auto Shop help from Auto Shop Owners. Post it here for help from your fellow members.

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Joe’s Business Tip of the Week

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Joe's weekly business tips that will help you in your day to day operations, focusing on sales, customer service, marketing, advertising, and more!

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AutoShopOwner Articles

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General Automotive Discussion

General Automotive Discussion Forum. Here you can discuss anything Automotive related as a member of Auto Shop Owner! All General Automotive topics allowed.

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Non-Automotive Discussions

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Non-automotive related topics. A topic posted in here does not have to be Automotive related. Members can discuss whatever they want in here!

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New Member's Area

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Here you will will find announcements and information from the staff at AutoShopOwner.

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Marketing, Advertising, & Promoting

Automotive Repair Shop marketing, advertising, and promoting your business are important to maintain and grow your business. Discusssions.

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Banner Programs & Franchising

Aligning your automotive repair shop with major parts suppliers can help your business grow. Franchising is a way to get into an established business model. Discussions.

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Management Software, Web Sites, & Web

Discussions about automotive shop management systems, software, websites, the internet, online purchasing, how-to, etc.

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CustomerLink, share comments? - last post by mikesauto2427

HR Topics, Hiring, & Firing & Training

Automotive repair shop human resource topics, HR Issues, Terminations, New Hires, Team Building, & Training Discussions. State Laws are all different, please check your state laws.

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Money: Not always the motiv... - last post by mikesauto2427

Workflow Management

Automotive repair shop Workflow Management, Productivity, Quality Control, Systems & Procedures Forum. To generate profitable sales and consistent quality customer service, you need to be in control and have in place specific systems and procedures.

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Accounting, Profitability, & Payroll

A sale must bring profit, if it doesn’t It’s a loss. Accounting is a major part of any business. Are you in control of your accounting and profitability? Are you controlling your payroll to be profitable?

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Setting goals - last post by mspecperformance

The Customer Experience

Automotive repair shop customer service discussions. You are judged by what the customer sees and experiences. What type of customer service do you provide?

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Automotive Products & Services

Discussions about automotive products, parts, services, manufacturer brands, trends, preferences, and more. Auto Parts and Services forum.

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Technician Corner - Discussions

This is the place for you to slide back to your technician side and have a talk with others about fixing cars, tools, jobs, etc.

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Repair/Diagnostic Help & Tech Tips!

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Are you stuck on a vehicle? Need some help from your peers? Got a tip to share? Post your technical tips and repair help requests here.

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Automotive Shop Tools & Equipment

Hi-tech cars need hi-tech equipment. Need advice on purchasing diagnostic equipment, tire machines, shop tools, etc..? General Tools and Equipment discussions.

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Auto Body Shop Discussions

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Auto body shop discussion forum. Business and general topics relating to the automotive collision industry.

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Automotive Classifieds

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Selling auto shop equipment, tools, or something else that may be of interest to other auto shop owners? Automotive shops for rent or sale? Post it here.

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Automotive News

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