BAYVIEWMOORE replied to the topic Not enough production/efficiency from current group. in the forum Employees 5 years, 7 months ago
I would say the first thing to do would be to move all staff to a 44 hour week. NO OVERTIME! That might eat away your labor deficit right there. Secondly, rather than locking yourself into a new pay scale, why not bonus them on specific items sold. Example; this month 50 drive belt and tensioner combo’s will equal an $800 bonus for the shop. Be…[Read more]
Ive been there and all I can say is the grass is not always greener! If the opportunity ever pops up, take a good long look at the # of cars sold and what the average gross is per car in your territory! Service and parts are great, but they will not carry a dealership on thier owm! Get a customer count of how many “leads” walk through the dooor in…[Read more]
Have you read the book “Sling Shot”? Great book. It talks of the “Car Club Cards” etc. Hmmmm, great value if done well. Think about it; a reason for your customers to committ to thier next appointment. Great or what? It all depends how well your people sell the idea at the front counter. There are loads of “how to ” books out there, but we need to…[Read more]
Hi Guys,I have been involved with 20 Groups and Financial Forums over the years and must say that I have found great value in them. Would anyone be interested in setting up a group that meets once a year? We could bounce the location around to accomodate those on the coasts. These groups are only as good as what we put into them. I believe that 10…[Read more]
BAYVIEWMOORE replied to the topic New Web Site in the forum Marketing For Auto Repair Shops | Auto Repair Marketing Ideas Online 6 years ago
Thanks for the great input! Corrections underway as we type. Cheers.
BAYVIEWMOORE replied to the topic Re: Shop Picture in the forum Marketing For Auto Repair Shops | Auto Repair Marketing Ideas Online 6 years ago
CHECK OUT OUR PICTURE WHILE HAVING A LOOK AT OUR NEW SITE! ANY
SUGGESTIONS OF IMPROVEMENT WOULD BE APPRECIATED. THANKS IN ADVANCE.
I WENT TO THIER 2 DAY SEMINAR TO CHECK IT OUT. THEY WERE ENTERTAINING AND INSIGHTFUL. I PROBABLY IMPLEMENTED 8 OR 9 PRACTICES THEY WERE PREACHING AND ALL ADDED VALUE. HAVENT SIGNED UP FOR THE FULL PROGRAM, BUT AM STILL THINKING ABOUT IT…