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Raising the Next CEO

As the co-CEO of Virginia Tire & Auto, I’ve had the great fortune of building on the legacy that my parents created when they started this company 45 years ago. Today, I am leading a company of about 300 employees across 17 locations, while raising five children ages 4–13. Now, before I continue, I have

Creating A Positive Work Environment For Your Employees

Creating a work environment that is a positive experience for both your employees and your customers is a win-win for your business. Let’s review some steps from Larry Sutton, founder and CEO of RNR Tire Express and Tire Review contributor, on building a positive work environment that you can use in your tire dealership.  Sutton

Find Good Help Wherever You Are

Think it’s tough finding help where you are? Try doing it in Fairbanks, AK – Mike Simard says it takes a system.

How Much is Your Time Worth?

The most important investment you can make is in something you’ll never have enough of or ever get back.

Choosing What You Need When Offered it All

It’s tempting to take every option, but choosing wisely is healthier for business. This podcast is sponsored by Shopboss.

Can Saying ‘No’ Be the Secret to Success?

Sometimes not taking a job may be the best thing for your business. This podcast is sponsored by Shop Boss.

Video: Recognizing Employee Milestones

Tire Review’s Mary DellaValle reviews the importance of employee recognition, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Video: Five Foundational Steps to the Retail Tire Sale

Tire Review’s Mary DellaValle walks through the steps to make the tire sale, from the Tire Review Continental Tire Garage Studio at Babcox Media.

Work ‘On’ Your Business, Making Culture a Priority

Now is a good time to reflect on your business and perform an audit, especially in the areas of company culture and employee retention—two important barometers that impact productivity and profitability.

Are You a Leader if No One Follows You?

In businesses, where the quality of customer experiences and satisfaction are critical, mindful leadership has an opportunity to flourish and produce results.

Recognizing Employee Milestones & Accomplishments

In the day-to-day grind of running a business, shop owners are often just too busy to stop and say “thanks” or “congratulations.”

Tire Dealers Grapple with Cancel Culture After Trump Tweet

Last week, Goodyear dealers across the country were confronted with cancel culture. So, how should tire dealers – independent business owners at the local level – navigate it?

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