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RR 387: In Praise of Our Trainers

12-11-2018

FTR 023: Greg Buckley – Are We Pigeonholing Ourselves Into Just One Area Of Repair?

12-10-2018

RR 386: Shop Talk 6 – Making it Work – Husband and Wife Partners

12-07-2018

THA 096: Engaging Kids in the Automotive

12-05-2018

RR 385: AAPEX 2018 – Driving the Aftermarket to be Ahead of the Curve

12-04-2018

FTR 022: Scott Brown – Don’t Ignore ADAS. Know it. Learn it.

12-03-2018

THA 095: Taking Good DVI Pictures

11-28-2018

FTR 021: Do You Need a Mentor? Who In Your Life Can You Mentor?

11-26-2018

THA 094: ASE – The Industry Credential and YOU!

11-21-2018

RR 379: A Banker and a Master Tech Build a BMW Specialty Shop – Down Under

11-13-2018

THA 092: The Extreme Value of Shop Tours

11-07-2018

RR 377: Gary Smith – The Knowledge Of Electricity Is The Basis Of Every Solution To A Diagnostics Problem

11-06-2018

RR 376: The Undeniable Rise of Digital Vehicle Inspection (DVI)

11-02-2018

THA 091: Workshop – Service Adviser Roleplay – Part 2

10-31-2018

RR 375: Trained By Techs – Creating a Training Commitment Inside All Shops

10-30-2018

RR 373: Shop Talk 5 – Retired and Still Helping the Industry

10-23-2018

RR 372: Edwin Hazzard – Training is the Responsibility of the Technician

10-19-2018

THA 089: Open Four, Five or Six Days a Week. You Decide.

10-17-2018

RR 370: Darren Garlock Treating Company Culture and Customer Retention Alike!

10-12-2018

THA 088: Everything I Did Wrong and What I Learned

10-10-2018

RR 369: Patrick McHugh. Using a Scoreboard to Manage Shop Performance.

10-09-2018

RR 368: Shop Talk 4. Gaining New Customers Through Marketing Automation.

10-05-2018

THA 084: Buying Technician Tools: Create Your Program!

09-12-2018

RR 361: Scott and Michael Waddle. Owner and Prodigy. Father and Son.

09-11-2018

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Business Coaches / Advice / Leadership

Technician Talk

RR 414: Elevating Our Industry’s Definition of Mechanic/Technician

03-15-2019

RR 408: Scott Shotton – Straight Talk on Entry Level Technicians, Tips on Becoming an Aftermarket Trainer and Post-Secondary Automotive Education

02-22-2019

RR 394: What Quality Employees Really Want – Results From a Technician Survey

01-04-2019

RR 377: Gary Smith – The Knowledge Of Electricity Is The Basis Of Every Solution To A Diagnostics Problem

11-06-2018

RR 375: Trained By Techs – Creating a Training Commitment Inside All Shops

10-30-2018

RR 372: Edwin Hazzard – Training is the Responsibility of the Technician

10-19-2018

RR 371: Technician Round Table at ASTE – Griffin-Reynolds-Steele

10-16-2018

RR 362: Technician Round Table – Part 6 – Heipp – Landry – Fanslow

09-14-2018

THA 083: What Separates the Outstanding Technicians

09-05-2018

RR 351: Paul Danner – Educator, Diagnostician and You-tuber ‘ScannerDanner’

08-07-2018

RR 346: Matt Fanslow of Riverside Automotive – Improving the level of professionalism within the aftermarket industry

07-20-2018

RR 344: Technician Roundtable – Brin Kline, Tanner Brandt, Pedro De La Torre

07-13-2018

RR 342: Brandon Steckler – Diagnostician, Trainer, Writer

07-06-2018

RR 338: Technician Round Table – Part 5 – Heipp – Landry – Fanslow

06-22-2018

RR 328: Trained By Techs – Martino, Kline, Culotta, Miller, Brandt

05-17-2018

RR 292: Technician Round Table – Part 4 – Heipp – Landry – Fanslow – Meyers

01-11-2018

RR 273: Technician Round Table Part 3 -Heipp – Landry -Fanslow

11-07-2017

RR 230: Technician Round Table Part 2 -Heipp – Landry -Fanslow

06-08-2017

Training / Future Technicians / Education

RR 404. Rodney Pierini. A Grant That Supports Automotive Education – First Of Its Kind

02-08-2019

RR 396: Education – Inside the Automotive Business School of Canada

01-11-2019

THA 098: Daytime Training vs Night Time Training – A Discussion of Ideas

12-19-2018

RR 387: In Praise of Our Trainers

12-11-2018

THA 096: Engaging Kids in the Automotive

12-05-2018

RR 383: AAPEXedu 2018 The Road To Great Technicians – Roundtable

11-27-2018

FTR 019: Kevin McClain Wants to Know Where Are You?

11-12-2018

RR 377: Gary Smith – The Knowledge Of Electricity Is The Basis Of Every Solution To A Diagnostics Problem

11-06-2018

FTR 018: Kyle Holt – Will We Let Other Industries Poach our Technicians?

11-05-2018

RR 372: Edwin Hazzard – Training is the Responsibility of the Technician

10-19-2018

RR 371: Technician Round Table at ASTE – Griffin-Reynolds-Steele

10-16-2018

THA 087: Automotive Career’s Starts in High School and in the Home!

10-03-2018

RR 364: ASCCA Automotive Degree Program. First of Its Kind to Channel Students to Independents.

09-21-2018

RR 361: Scott and Michael Waddle. Owner and Prodigy. Father and Son.

09-11-2018

RR 358: John Gustafson – ATC: Synchronizing the Automotive Trades

08-31-2018

RR 353: Kyle Holt from S/P2 – Helping Entry-Level Technicians Enter and Stay in the Industry

08-14-2018

RR 351: Paul Danner – Educator, Diagnostician and You-tuber ‘ScannerDanner’

08-07-2018

RR 346: Matt Fanslow of Riverside Automotive – Improving the level of professionalism within the aftermarket industry

07-20-2018

Industry Thought Leaders

Industry Women Series

Married Partners: Women Series

Technology Series / Web / Social / Diagnostics

Multi-Shop Owners

Support Services

Educators

RR 408: Scott Shotton – Straight Talk on Entry Level Technicians, Tips on Becoming an Aftermarket Trainer and Post-Secondary Automotive Education

02-22-2019

RR 404. Rodney Pierini. A Grant That Supports Automotive Education – First Of Its Kind

02-08-2019

RR 400: 400th Episode Milestone. What does it mean to “Listen To Learn Just One Thing.”

01-25-2019

RR 396: Education – Inside the Automotive Business School of Canada

01-11-2019

RR 383: AAPEXedu 2018 The Road To Great Technicians – Roundtable

11-27-2018

THA 087: Automotive Career’s Starts in High School and in the Home!

10-03-2018

RR 364: ASCCA Automotive Degree Program. First of Its Kind to Channel Students to Independents.

09-21-2018

RR 358: John Gustafson – ATC: Synchronizing the Automotive Trades

08-31-2018

RR 351: Paul Danner – Educator, Diagnostician and You-tuber ‘ScannerDanner’

08-07-2018

RR 340: Seth Thorson Creates $25,000 Scholarship Endowment

06-29-2018

RR 335: Build Your Own Apprentice Program – Secretary Kelly Schulz & Dwayne Myers

06-12-2018

RR 330: Dave Macholz – Academic Chair of Suffolk County College Automotive Technology

05-24-2018

THA 068: Why Just In Time Learning is Bad For Your Business

05-22-2018

RR 314: Educator Think Tank – Vision 2018

03-29-2018

RR 312: NASTF – The Road To Great Technicians

03-22-2018

RR 284: Women In Auto Care Honorees

12-14-2017

RR 283: Bob Rodriguez – Legacy Industry Trainer

12-11-2017

RR 282: Jennifer Maher from TechForce – Technician Shortage – Solution Update

12-07-2017

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