Inside November/December Issue:
At the request of U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) recently conducted a study of state vehicle safety inspection programs. The GAO did a similar review in 1990 at the request of John Dingell, D-Mich., then-chairman of the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee. In the 1990 report titled, “Motor […]
The judges have spoken! Check out the winners and get some tips for your site from the results of AutoInc.’s 2015 Top 10 Website Contest. Is your website designed to effectively market your automotive repair services? That’s a question you might be asking yourself after examining the sites of these winners of our 2015 Top […]
Since State Farm’s national PartsTrader program went into effect, shops and others in the industry have adapted. But it’s been a bumpy road, and changes may be just around the corner if pending legislation gains support. Since the implementation of PartsTraders’ national mandate by State Farm, reviews have been mixed. Although collision repair shops and […]
How can you make your shop run more effectively and make you more money? Industry expert Becky Witt, AAM, reveals her eight secrets for success. A case can be made that the business plan for the average auto service shop is obsolete. Many shop owners and service consultants seem to have all the concentration and […]
AMI President Jeff Peevy talks about why the organization needs to change and how it will happen. AutoInc.: Last issue, we talked about some areas of AMI’s operation that need improvement, including course content and development, the potential benefits of course mapping and the methods for choosing instructors and accepting students. What do you see […]
In accordance with the bylaws of the Automotive Service Association (ASA), this announcement shall serve as official notice of the slate of candidates for one position of general director and one position of Mechanical Division director. This announcement is not a ballot, but a notice of candidates only. If you are a regular member of […]
Our Affiliates – November/December 2015
To give our affiliates an opportunity to showcase their activities and promote membership, each quarter in AutoInc. we will be profiling different affiliates.
If you are a prospective member in these affiliated areas, be sure to read up on all of the great opportunities available to you in your backyard.
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