One of the biggest things that hold us back in life is ego. Learning how to let that go and become a student of life, instead of the know it all professor, is a challenge that eludes so many of us our entire lives. In this episode you will hear my friend Geoff Topps share how his ego held him back and how he learned to think through and eventually overcome it. His story is a must for anyone in management or sales.
Are you a fixer? Of course you are? We all are, aren't we? That's likely what led us to the Auto Repair Industry in the first place. That and our love of cars. Today you will hear a tremendous story from my friend John Byler where he learned that fixing things doesn't always fix things. Sometimes having the skill and the answers, forces us to carry a weight that is extremely difficult and unnecessary to bear.
17 – Is your business prepared for the unexpected? – Driving Change from ATI Podcast – Eddie Cleveland
What If suddenly you were gone? What would happen to your business? Will it Survive? How will run it and how will those left behind know what to do? Today fellow shop owner Eddie Cleveland shares how he is preparing his business for his departure and what he has learned along the way.
16 – How do you give back to your community? What impact does it really have? It may be more than you think. – Driving Change from ATI Podcast – Scott Bonnell
What impact can giving really have on your staff, your business and your community as a whole? Today my gust Scott Bonnell tells a compelling story of engagement that will inspire every listener. If your're a giver, and I know you are, you're not gonna wanna miss this compelling story of how Scott and his staff have inspired their entire community.
15 – Is your shop headed in the right direction? How do you know? – Driving Change from ATI Podcast – Fred and Jessica Gestwicki
Have you set goals this year? Has your staff set goals as well? On this episode, hear how fellow shop owners Fred and Jessica Gestwicki changed the direction of their business just by setting goals.
14 – Do you know the three letter word holding you back? – Driving Change from ATI Podcast – Jeff Keeney
Do you know what really holds you back? My friend Jeff Keeney did! Today on the program, Jeff shares a powerful story of what he learned when he took over his family business. He quickly discovered that what brought his dad success so many years ago, was not going to work for him. His journey led him down a path of introspection that changed his life forever.
13 – Do you have your own voice in your Family business! – Driving Change from ATI Podcast – Kelli Weatherby
Are you a character in someone else’s dream? Have you been able to make their dream your dream too? Today on the program, my friend Kelli Weatherby tells us her struggle of how she was able be the exceptional mom she always wanted to be, while being thrown into her husband’s dream at a moment’s notice. Now she had to be an exceptional business partner, as well as an exceptional spouse and mother. Many would find this impossible and never really figure it out. Not Kelly. She has a very powerful story to share for any women in the industry, or anyone working in a partnership or family business.
Are you stuck working in your business? Do you feel like you can’t get away because the business can’t run without you? Do you find yourself frequently saving the day and feel you have become the hero of your company? Today on the program, fellow shop owner Keith Greene tells us what he did to get out of his own way, and takes us on his journey to discovering he was what was holding his company back the most.
Do you know what makes you different? Is there something you do that no other shop does? Today fellow shop owner Matt Purselle tells us what makes his shop different and how he uses this to connect with people.