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I'll leave this up and good luck with getting that going. We aren't really for moving conversation to facebook and would prefer to keep it here so if you like, just start a new topic or start a group. You can use the search feature here to see if any of your issues are similar to what others are facing. 👍

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On 11/7/2022 at 2:01 PM, TTP said:

PLEASE PUT THIS IN THE CORRECT TOPIC i WAS NOT SURE WHERE TO POST IT, TY

I have owned an aftermarket shop for years and have struggled with different things, like shop mangement issues. We don't fit most descriptions by what we do. I wonder if any other aftermarket shop owners are having the same issues and how have they overcome it?

I tried starting up a discussion page on Facebook, with very little sucess. I was hoping for an exchange of ideas, but all I got was a bunch of people telling me to F-Off!! I had to delete most everything. Anyways if anyone is intersted it up and running. Thanks for your time. 

The best place to have an honest and open discussion is right here on Auto Shop Owner. The members of ASO are pros and always willing to help.

Post your issues. Start the discussion.  You mention shop management issues. Can you name a few? 

By the way, I am a former shop owner (41 years), co-founder of ASO, and a business coach for Elite Worldwide. And happy to be part of this discussion. 

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