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How slow is your shop in January?

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I just bought out a failing garage in December....slowly turning it around...

 

Been working on getting it cleaned up, new signage, paint, some cheap advertising, flyers, etc.

 

January Started slow. New years week was bad. The week after new years we were did ok. Last we we were slammed. This week has been slow again. Its a little unnerving, but I know it will pick up in Febuary.

 

What are your shops doing in January? Just paying the bills or turning a profit?

 

Any tips on what to do when its slow? Whats a good way to get some people in the door? My advertising budget is next to nothing. I could do some mailers or flyers. Thats about it.

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