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Recruiter Struggles

Recruiter Struggles

Why is it Hard to Fill a Position? I recently received a phone call from Jason Barber, a recruiter for several automotive Original equipment dealerships. His firm has a long history of recruiting automotive technicians. He had contacted me to ask about an article,...

What Can Happen When An Engine’s Variable Valve Timing Fails?

What Can Happen When An Engine’s Variable Valve Timing Fails?

For nearly as many years as internal combustion engines have been in operation, automakers have been trying to maximize fuel atomization by manipulating engine timing. Early cars, trucks, and motorcycles used mechanical manipulation of ignition timing; later ported...

The Process – Volume 2

The Process – Volume 2

Dispatch – Who is going to be doing the service? As with most other things, each shop has their own way of doing things. You may have a shop foreman that makes that decision or it may be the advisor. Either way, the logistics of keeping a flow...

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Don’t Trust the Intake

Don’t Trust the Intake

When replacing an engine due to internal damage, extreme care must be taken when transferring the intake manifold to the new engine long block.

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Technician.Academy to Participate in Panel at Automechanika Atlanta

Technician.Academy to Participate in Panel at Automechanika Atlanta

Technician.Academy Founder and CEO Shawn Collins will join a panel discussion during the Career Connection Conference on August 10, 2018, at NACE Automechanika Atlanta. As a member of the Career Connection Panel, Collins will share information regarding the numerous education pathways available in the automotive industry.

2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Winner Selected

2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Winner Selected

EVANSVILLE, IN, JULY 27, 2018 – Technician.Academy is thrilled to announce that the winner of the 2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits contest has been selected. Four finalists were asked to submit short videos that highlighted their interests in motorsports, any...

2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Finalists Selected

2018 Respect is Learned© In The Pits Finalists Selected

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Shawn Collins, CEO Technician.Academy 812-760-1811 shawn.collins@theextendgroup.com EVANSVILLE, IN, July 6, 2018 – Technician.Academy is delighted to announce they have selected the four finalists for this year’s Respect is Learned© In...

 

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