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Increasing Your Shop's Productivity

Superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach Nick Sallas shares a quick tip on increasing your productivity with the help of your service advisors. This great tip is sure to be effective for you and your shop.   For additional help building a more successful auto repair business, learn how you can team up with a superstar shop owner like Nick through Elite Top Shop 360: Top Shop 360
 

A Technician Training Tip from an Industry Leader

Superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach Rudi Rudloff shares a tip on technician training that is not only remarkably effective, but cost-free for your auto repair business.   For additional help building a more successful auto repair business, learn how you can team up with a superstar shop owner like Rudi through Elite Top Shop 360: Top Shop 360

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

 

Giving Back to your Shop's Community During the Holidays

Superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach Rudi Rudloff shares why giving back during the holiday season is a win for people in need, for your community and for your auto repair business.   For additional help building a more successful auto repair business, learn how you can team up with a superstar shop owner like Ron through Elite Top Shop 360: Top Shop 360

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

 

A Top Shop Owner’s Tip on Finding Service Advisors

Superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach James Stephenson shares a tip on finding & hiring service advisors that has worked wonders for his award winning auto repair business.   For additional help building a more successful auto repair business, learn more about Elite’s new affordable and convenient online peer groups for shop owners: Top Shop 360

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

 

Increasing Your Auto Repair Shop's Customer Satisfaction Through Texts

Industry leading shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach Gene Morrill shares an easy-to-apply tip that has helped his shop improve customer satisfaction and retention.   For additional help building a more successful auto repair business, learn how you can team up with a superstar shop owner like Gene through Elite Top Shop 360: Top Shop 360

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

 

Tip from a Top Shop Owner on Hiring Techs

In this quick video superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach James Stephenson shares a tip on hiring great techs that has worked wonders for his award winning shop.   For additional help hiring the right techs, learn how you can join an online shop owner peer group led by an industry leading shop owner like James through Elite's all-new service: Elite Synergy Groups

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Episode 2: Training Johnny New Guy—Becoming a Mechanic

Episode 2: Training Johnny New Guy—Becoming a Mechanic

This content is syndicated from https://www.interstatebatteries.com/blog/episode-2-training-new-mechanics When it comes to new techs, shop owners need to rethink the process of becoming a mechanic, every step of the way.   It hurts your heart. Literally. You see new mechanics coming in, and they’re so charged up to finally get a chance to do what they love: work on cars. But slowly, over time, that enthusiasm fades. In this episode, our new and old-school mechanics ta

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Alex

 

Target Local Businesses With This Strategy

Here’s a marketing idea I wanted to share with everyone. Auto shop owners and marketers are focused on targeting the local residential community. But what about all of the businesses that employ people who work in the area but don’t live in the area? These employees are all great prospects for auto repair services. The challenge is effectively targeting and reaching them.    One idea is to  create a flyer that doubles as a break room poster. The poster should have a use case explicitly telli

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Episode 1: Newbies in the Bay—Mechanic Apprenticeship

Episode 1: Newbies in the Bay—Mechanic Apprenticeship

This content is syndicated from Interstate's Blog at https://www.interstatebatteries.com/shop-goals/main Remember your first day in the garage? Right. Nobody takes the new kid seriously. Not the guys in the garage, and definitely not customers. Time and experience builds trust. But you’re running a shop, juggling the daily routine, and managing a mechanic apprenticeship is challenging—especially when so few applicants are coming in.  How does a newbie get old school cred in you

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Alex

 

Postcard Magnets - Why Now is The Right Time To Use

If you haven’t considered or utilized direct mail postcard magnets to attract new customers, now is the time to reevaluate this medium.   Over the past 9 years, I have seen first-hand how effective direct mailing a postcard magnet can be for new customer acquisition as well as customer retention.  The Direct Marketing Association (DMA), who is quite a credible source, also reported in their DMA Statistical Fact Book that “A postcard with a magnet attached is read at least 51.9% more often th

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Mail Shark

 

Targeted Auto Lists - What You Need To Know Before Purchasing

After speaking to a number of Euro & Specialty shops recently about executing targeted direct mail campaigns, I’ve realized there isn’t a clear understanding from the shop owners perspective about the capabilities and source of targeted auto lists. I hope to add some transparency to the subject here.   What type of targeted auto data is available?  Below is a list of 6 categories available to select specific vehicles to target, with the top 3 being the most widely used. I have also

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Mail Shark

Drive New Business to Your Shop with Direct Mail

Drive New Business to Your Shop with Direct Mail

Are you using direct mail to market your auto shop? If you aren’t, it’s time to add this tried and true method to your marketing line-up. Direct mail is great for auto shops, whether you’re trying to increase your car count with new customers or retain existing ones. In this blog, we’ll explain how you can use direct mail to fill your bays and maximize your ROI. Be Consistent with Your Direct Mail Wondering why direct mail is a smart choice for auto shops? One of the biggest reasons is it

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Mail Shark

 

Building Morale in Your Shop

Elite Business Development Coach and superstar shop owner Darrin Barney shares an easy-to-apply tip that will help you show your employees how much you care about them, and build morale in your shop: Darrin Barney is an industry leading shop owner, and also one of the industry's top marketing experts who heads up Elite's Rapid Results Car Counts Package. Visit our Rapid Results page to learn how you can work one-on-one to generate immediate traffic, improve your phone conversions

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.

 

How Shop Owners Can Ensure They Follow Through With Important Behavior

Superstar shop owner and Elite Business Development Coach Darrin Barney shares an easy-to-apply tip that will help shop owners ensure that they're following through with the behaviors that are critical to their success: To learn more about how you can team up with a superstar shop owner like Darrin to reach your shop's goals, visit the Elite Coaching Program web page. 

Elite Worldwide Inc.

Elite Worldwide Inc.



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