When you run a small business, money pretty much directs everything you do. But, you still have to keep up with the 21st century. To do this, you must remain current with technology. Thankfully, there are many affordable ways to stay on track with the digital age.
Our team recently returned from SEMA and AAPEX, and we’re still trying to process it all! We always make sure we send someone over to AAPEXedu to listen to Mark Seng from IHS Markit give his take on the four top trends to watch for the automotive aftermarket in the coming year.
When was the last time you took a good look at your credit card processing statement? If you’re not processing with 360 Payments, chances are excellent that you’ll see some suspicious line items. They’re called PCI compliance fees, and you probably shouldn’t be paying them.
We want to connect with you as time falls back starting Sunday, November 3. Your credit card machine clocks need to be changed to ensure your transaction and batch settings continue to work like normal. We have created a few videos to walk you through changing the time on your machines.
In business, every wasted minute translates into dollars lost. Fortunately, there are probably some areas around your shop where you could stand to increase efficiency a bit. This post will cover five common ways to improve auto shop efficiency.
While there’s still undoubtedly a place for shopping in-person in today’s world, it makes sense for business owners to consider exploring ecommerce as well. It can be difficult to know where to begin, however. We’ve put together this guide to help you think through some ecommerce basics before you get started.
The auto industry is built on trust, which leads many shop owners to overly rely on word of mouth for their new customers. What they’re missing is that marketing is key to not only bringing new customers in the door but to keeping current ones coming back. Make sure you understand these digital marketing basics.
Many of our customers use business management software to help them, well, manage their businesses. These solutions come in two basic flavors – cloud-based and locally hosted. When you’re deciding on cloud vs. local software, here are four aspects of each you should consider.
Today’s vehicles look and perform very differently from their predecessors. The automotive industry is undergoing another transformation in the 21st century, and this time it’s all about technology. In this post, we’ll cover five of the biggest advancements in automotive technology you need to be aware of in 2019.
The automotive industry has changed dramatically over the past decade. Cars and trucks are now computers on wheels, sensing and responding to all kinds of stimuli. This provides a wealth of information for the auto repair shop. How can you be sure that your shop is on the cutting edge of technological advancement?