Carolyn Gray, Author at Shop Owner Magazine
How Networking Can Directly Increase Your Profits

Sometimes the key to success is talking to fellow shop owners.

Team Appreciation Taken To The Next Level

“Help set and meet the shop’s goals and we’ll all go to Hawaii,” says owner. Team responds, packs bags for vacation.

Are You A Leader You Would Want To Work For?

Dave Bloom, Pine Aire Truck Service, admits he had to learn to be a leader, but now he says even he’d work for himself.

DRIVE Salutes Bryant Automotive, Redding, CA

Busy owner says success takes a positive attitude and the ability to be coached.

Even With Other Communication Methods, A Phone Remains Vital

Sure, you have multiple methods of communicating with your customers but don’t overlook the immense power of your telephone.

With All Other Communication Methods, A Phone Remains Vital

The right phone policy can have a big impact on your bottom line. It’s a key component of owning a successful business.

Shop Owner Proves That Getting ‘There’ May Take A While

Auto Diagnostic & Repair has been featured as DRIVE Shops’ December Shop Spotlight.

Successful Succession Planning Continues Community Involvement

Second Generation Leads Joe Riscica Auto Repair With Confidence And Commitment.

Solid Exit Plans Require Advance Planning By All Parties

For a retiring owner, the decision about “what’s next” needs to be part of the conversation.

Milestones Are Meant To Be Passed

Tony Lynn achieved his profit and expansion goals. Then he promptly set new ones.

Texas Shop Owners Know Value Of Personal Satisfaction

John and Lynn Eanes work together to ensure their customers are satisfied so their business prospers.

Family Values Help Shop Owner Thrive Despite 2020 Challenges

Located in Chapel Hill, NC, Brown’s Automotive owner Tonnika Haynes always keeps her eye on the customer.