RR 011: Joe Marconi from Osceola Garage – Part 1

This week’s guest is Joe Marconi. You may know the name because Joe writes a monthly column in Ratchet and Wrench. He’s been in business for over 35 years and owns Osceola Garage in Baldwin Place, NY

A great interview broken up over two parts. You are on part one. Part two is episode twelve. Be sure to listen to both.

Joe is very passionate about success because he struggled through some tough times. He tells a great story about the day he realized that things needed to change.

Joe has overcome those rough times and besides being a shop owner he is a business development coach with Elite and co-founder of autoshopowner.com. (an iATN like web site for the business side of the industry). Joe says that being a forward thinker is in his blood.

Why Listen?

You’ll hear Joe talk about his passion for his service culture.

Learn why having a strong web presence is critical along with social media and blogging.

Joe says that women clinics are an important part of his service offering.

Maintaining an upstanding integrity trumps it all.

He says your biggest threat is yourself if you are not doing the right things … We also get into a deep discussion on when a business may want to consider coaching.

Osceola Garage Website

About the author, Carm Capriotto, AAP

Carm is the founder and host of the Remarkable Results Radio Podcast and the pioneer of automotive aftermarket podcasts. Carm calls on his years of experience in the aftermarket to bring engaging stories from his guests.

Listen to raw, unfiltered, honest, and sincere stories that include insights, trends, best practices, and expertise. Each interview brings an opportunity to learn one new thing through the stories of personal achievement. Many podcast guests tell their story of transformation from working in their business to working on it.

As host of over 1,000 episodes, Carm uses his enthusiasm and passion for the aftermarket especially the service sector to take his listeners on a journey showcasing successful service professionals’ paths to Remarkable Results. He also enjoys interviews with aftermarket industry thought leaders who bring their industry perspectives to his listener.

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