Inside January/February Issue:
U.S. Senate committee addresses data access and cybersecurity. Recent congresses have not been known for bipartisan initiatives. Unique to this analysis has been this fall’s autonomous vehicle (AV) legislation. The U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee passed a package of 14 separate bills, titled the SELF DRIVE Act (H.R. 3388), by a vote of 54-0. […]
Don’t just complain about the shortage of skilled collision repair professionals. Here’s what you can do about it. Every industry needs to prepare for its next generation of employees, which, ideally, continually flows in. The collision repair industry currently faces an aging population in several ways. Not only are long-term employees retiring faster than young […]
Driven by trends in technology and repair techniques, parts recyclers are calling for a new focus on industry forces working together. EDITOR’S NOTE: The views expressed in this story are those of the author and the ARA, but not necessarily those of the ASA. Whether you’re a new technician entering the automotive world, or you […]
Drive your success with these not-so-obvious ways to create a sustainable competitive advantage. EDITOR’S NOTE: To receive AMi credit for reading this article, create or login to your “MyAMi” Profile at: https://ami.knowledgeanywhere.com. Purchase and complete the short quiz at: https://ami.knowledgeanywhere.com/Implementing-a-Learning-Culture. The article is worth .25 credit hours toward the achievement of AMi’s professional designations. In […]
The candidates profiled on the following pages comprise the official ballot for the 2018 elections for the Automotive Service Association’s (ASA) national board of directors. All regular members in good standing with ASA are eligible to vote for one position of general director and mechanical members may vote for the ASA Mechanical Division director (division […]
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