Running a Shop


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Human Resources

Quick Lube Q&A: Deanna Baumgardner of Employers Advantage

April 12, 2024
Employers Advantage Founder Deanna Baumgardner shares how to stay on the same page as your team.

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Letting Young Talent Shine

April 1, 2024
Brynn Wimmers wants to see more young women like her enter the automotive field.
Photo 159601790 © Andrii Yalanskyi |

Cultivating Employee Goals

April 1, 2024
How to be SMART about setting goals.
Radiant Reflections Photography
Customer Service

Serving Younger Generations as Customers

April 1, 2024
You don't need to treat younger customers with extra attention, but you do need to assess how much of an explanation of services is required.
Photo 27375598 © Choneschones |

Hands-On Technology

March 29, 2024
More than getting the hands dirty.
Hanna Bubser

Women in Auto Care Panel Highlights Industry Trends

March 5, 2024
The annual Women in Auto Care Leadership Conference included a panel about EVs, ADAS, and more.
Photo 33751202 © Antoniodiaz |

Optimizing Service Offerings

March 1, 2024
AutoSAM is a customer-facing software for shops.
Emily Rowe
Running a Shop

Lookin’ Good, Inside and Out

Shop aesthetics and heart help keep the car count high.
Courtesy of Justin Krizman
Running a Shop

Multi-Shop Ops

Tactics for running more than one quick lube.
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Quick Lube Q&A: Bill Snow of Rad Air Complete Car Care

March 1, 2024
Bill Snow offers advice for hiring strategies in a shop setting.
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A Whole Different Animal

Five tips for the newcomer quick lube owner.

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