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But! However! Replace Them.

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | Feb 20, 2024

Share this…Move from But or However to NOW. Guilty, Your Honor, as Charged. ‘But’ is a staple word that we use all the time. It…

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Does Luck play a role in our success?

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | Feb 5, 2024

Share this… Balancing the roles of hard work and luck in achieving…

Hello 2024!

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | Jan 22, 2024

Share this… We are twenty-two into the new year. So, big deal,…

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I Challenge You: Brakes For Breasts

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 06/19/2023

Share this… I’m asking you to step to the plate for Brakes for Breasts. Tracy and I continue to…

Five Guidelines for Making Dispatch Work in Your Shop

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 06/08/2023

Share this… As someone who works in the automotive industry, I’m sure you are very interested in learning more…

I’ll Get To It!

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 05/26/2023

Share this… A busy person lives in an “I’ll get to it” world. I may be guilty of this.🙂…

Turning Struggle Into Success

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 05/15/2023

Share this… I know that our podcast ‘Ministry’ of the last eight years has helped many people hear great…

Do You Listen to your Gut?

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 05/09/2023

Share this… Have you ever wondered how you get feelings about people and situations? It happens to me all…

Are You Investing in Tuition for Your People?

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 04/30/2023

Share this… Last week I attended a breakfast for all Technology Advisory Councils at our local community college. I…

Stuck? Get Your MOJO Back.

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 04/23/2023

Share this… Have you ever felt like you’re stuck in a rut, unable to make progress? Where are your…

The Willingness to Train

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 04/10/2023

Share this… In a recent episode with shop owner Tomi Oliva, he said the words ‘Willingness to Train’. It…

 The Power of Courage

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 04/03/2023

Share this… In recent episodes, the words fear and courage came up. No doubt, we need to deal with…

Seven Strategies to Retain Great Employees

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 03/26/2023

Share this… Employee retention is challenging for many organizations. Organizations want to keep the best employees, but it can…

Shaping Careers, You Must!

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 03/12/2023

Share this… Are You a Career Counselor? Many shop owners know most of their team wants to see how…

Are We Ready to Become the Master Communicator?

By Carm Capriotto, AAP | 03/06/2023

Share this… We Must Communicate That We Are a High-Tech Industry. We must get up on our soap box…