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Let’s Start To Solve The Shortage Of Technicians

Why aren’t we leveraging the skills of our current workforce?

At the recent AED Summit I had the opportunity to visit with acquaintances from many dealerships representing many brands and products. They were an eclectic group of talented people. We had the chance to discuss the usual challenges of equipment dealers across the country. And, as […]

By | March 15th, 2012|Categories: Articles and News|Tags: , , , |

Can You Hear The Beating Of The Distant Drums?

We are heading toward another shortage of technicians, but you can easily shield your company from any ill effects.

Last month I talked about the issue of education, and while the direction over the past 50 years has been to push a university degree, there are signs of this having been too much of a push […]

By | September 15th, 2010|Categories: Articles and News|Tags: , , |

The Future Is Here, But Are You In It?

Technology is now “helping” technicians, and factory-authorized dealers should be leading the charge in bench-marking efficiencies.

I recently viewed a show on YouTube from BMW showing a technician replacing a radiator core. Nothing very fancy, right? Well, this technician walks up to his tool box and puts on a pair of glasses. Makes adjustments and pushes […]

By | June 15th, 2010|Categories: Articles and News|Tags: , , |

A Silver Lining Right Under Your Roof

After decades of a throw-away mentality, didn’t you expect this to happen sooner or later?

Parts and service departments are expected to see a revenue gain of 3 percent in 2009 over 2008, this on top of a gain of 1.8 percent in 2008 over 2007 according to the National Automobile Dealers Association. Sound interesting?

It has […]

By | April 15th, 2009|Categories: Articles and News|Tags: , , , |

The Shifting Sands Of Time

Isn’t it about time we looked after capital equipment properly?

The old Chinese adage “may you live in interesting times” certainly applies to us today. We are coming up on a presidential election in which we have a historic choice to make; there is a shift in economic activity on the planet with much reduced activity […]

By | October 15th, 2008|Categories: Articles and News|Tags: , , , |