TOP SHOP by Paul Donahue

Hello and welcome to the Topshop, where we convert your automotive dreams into digital realities! This is your pitstop for all things automotive SEO, where we arm you with expert insights, industry secrets and game-changing strategies that put you in the pole position on Google’s racetrack. Why? Because we believe every automotive business deserves to be seen by the right people, at the right time. And you know what they say, ’The best place to hide a dead body is the second page of Google.’ We’re here to make sure that doesn’t happen to you. And trust me when I say this: You’re driving with the pros now. Over a decade of digital experience on the speedometer, we’ve fine-tuned our engines to ensure maximum mileage for your business. Rev up your ROI and fuel your future with us. Welcome to the fast lane owners, let’s get started!

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4 days ago

This guest doesn’t need much of an introduction. Sheri Hamilton is the executive director for the Auto Care Alliance, a trailblazing collection of state and regional associations. She is also the Executive Director for MWACA, The Midwest Auto Care Alliance, and has led the VISION Tradeshow (https://visionkc.com) for 25 years. When Sheri took over the event, around 350 attendees showed up; today, about ten times as many technicians, shop owners, and industry stakeholders join VISION's training sessions and meet with vendors to expand business opportunities. Tune in to hear Sheri Hamilton's insights on how to revolutionize the automotive service industry.
 
🎙️ #AutoCare #MWACA #VISIONTradeshow #PodcastInterview #SheriHamilton #PaulDonahue #Topshoppodcasts #AdvancedigitalMediaAutomotiveGroup
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

7 days ago

Interview with Chris Chesney, VP of Training and Organizational Development, Repairfy
 With over 50 years of experience in the automotive service sector, and Paul Donahue from Advanced Digital Automotive Group at the AMRA (Automotive Maintenance and Repair Association) MAP (Motor Assurance Program) May 2024 conference at Hunter Engineering Company in Missouri
 
#ChrisChesney #AMRA #MAP #Repairify #PaulDonahue #AutomotiveService #Training #OrganizationalDevelopment #TechnicianTraining #VehicleService #Innovation #Educator
 
https://autorepairseo.com
https://www.amra.org
https://www.motorist.org
https://repairify.com

Saturday Jun 08, 2024

Meet Jim Silverman, a dedicated manager and sales specialist with over 14 years of experience working in ATi, passionate for helping Automotive Aftermarket Shops grow and prosper. Jim's consultative approach and client-first mentality has enabled him to form lasting connections with clients and deliver solution-based results. With an impeccable track-record and a knack for retaining clients, Jim is qualified to mentor auto repair shop owners and share techniques on how to increase sales and become better managers. Join our conversation and discover how to transform your auto repair shop today!
#AutomotiveAftermarket #ConsultativeApproach #BusinessGrowth #CustomerLoyalty #PodcastInterview #JimSilverman #ATI #AutoRepairShop
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Friday Jun 07, 2024

Meet Todd Rooker, a prominent figure among America's leading financial advisors. With over 25 years of experience, Todd has been a trusted source of expert financial coaching and guidance for individuals, businesses, and fellow financial professionals.Having earned his advanced degree in finance (MSF), he has dedicated his career to helping people achieve their financial objectives and fulfill their aspirations on their financial journey.Todd is the visionary founder of Rooker Financial Consulting, an institution that educates professionals in diverse fields, including financial advisors, certified public accountants, insurance agents, and mortgage bankers, on a wide range of financial, banking, and accounting subjects. In addition, he provides accredited classes covering essential topics like business development, loan modification, debt settlement, and more.
#ToddRooker #FinancialAdvisor #FinancialCoaching #RookerFinancialConsulting
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Wednesday May 22, 2024

Welcome to a brand new episode of Top Shop Podcast! With special guest Gerald Henke, owner of Alternative Automotive in Winfield, Missouri. Gerald, or Gerry as he's known, has a fascinating and inspiring journey. He went to college for Computer Programming, but his passion for auto repair led him to start fixing cars as a side job. For the past 12 years, he's been successfully running his own shop. Considering that only 4% of auto repair shops make it past the 10-year mark, Gerry's experience and insights are truly valuable. Tune in to hear his tried-and-true strategies for thriving in this competitive industry.
 
#TopShopPodcast #AutoRepair #SuccessStories #IndustryInsights #Gerald Henke #AlternativeAutomotive🛠️
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Saturday May 04, 2024

Todd Colchin founded Colchin Automotive, located in Arvada, CO, 40 years ago. Josh, who is in charge now, has been in the auto repair industry for 30+ years. 
Tune in to one of our best podcasts with an experienced auto repair industry leader. Listen to his expert answers to questions on finding and hiring techs, creating an excellent shop culture and many other topics.
#ColchinAutomotive #ArvadaCO #AutoRepair #AutoIndustry #GM #GeneralManager #Leadership #Experience #Podcast #TechRecruitment #ShopCulture #IndustryInsights #AutoTechs #AutomotiveLeader #JoshIngram #ToddColchin
 
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Saturday May 04, 2024

Steven Fafel, Co-Founder at AutoOps, and Leader in Online Scheduling for Auto Shops
AutoOps provides integrated, intelligent, and modern online scheduling tools for over 500+ auto repair shops in North America.
Providing online scheduling can boost profits from 20 to over 300% in 30 days or less. Find out how this industry-specific online booking program is boosting the profits of hundreds of auto repair shops across North America.
 
#AutoOps #OnlineScheduling #AutoRepair #AutoShops #ProfitBoost #NorthAmerica #IndustrySpecific #BookingProgram #AutoIndustry #IntegratedTools #ModernScheduling #ProfitGrowth #AutoService #AppointmentBooking
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Saturday May 04, 2024

Dana Meyer, owner of Dana Meyer Auto Care in Albany, CA, brings 49+ years of Auto Industry expertise to the table. Since 1975, Dana Meyer Auto Care has served Albany, Berkeley, El Cerrito, Kensington, Richmond, El Sobrante, Hercules, and Oakland car owners. Specializing in repairing various foreign car makes, they boast a stellar track record of well-executed repairs and dependable advice. When clients bring in lengthy repair lists recommended by dealers, they excel in prioritizing and providing guidance on which repairs are most crucial.
#DanaMeyer #AutoCare #AlbanyCA #AutoIndustry #Expertise #CarRepair #CarMaintenance #Berkeley #ElCerrito #Kensington #Richmond #ElSobrante #Hercules #Oakland #ForeignCars #CarAdvice #DependableService #Prioritization #DealerRecommendations
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Thursday May 02, 2024

Tiffany grew up in the automotive industry. She is the CFO/Owner of
Transmission Exchange Center in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, and a leader at Amazing Women in Automotive, whose focus is on recruiting, supporting, and retaining women in the automotive industry.
Although women still make up a small percentage of individuals working in the auto repair aftermarket, they secure a larger and larger share year-by-year. Many shop owners are finding that the best customer service reps tend to be women.
 
#WomenInAutomotive #DiversityInAutoRepair #AutomotiveIndustry #FemaleLeaders #EmpoweringWomen #AutoRepair #WomenInBusiness #Leadership #ShopOwners #CustomerService #WomenInSTEM #GenderDiversity #WorkforceDiversity #AutomotiveCommunity #TransmissionExchangeCenter
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

Saturday Mar 09, 2024

Crafting Safety: CCAR e-Learning Unveils the Vision for Fully Trained Professionals
Want to discover the latest automotive industry trends? Listen in on this podcast with Kate Henmueller, the new president and COO of The Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair (CCAR®). CCAR offers safety training as well as HazMat training in a convenient, easy-to-use, online environment. As an industry leader, Kate provides great tips and advice for staying compliant in a fast changing OSHA world.
 
#KateHenmueller #CCAR #AutomotiveSafety #HazMatTraining #OSHACompliance #PodcastInterview #AutomotiveIndustry #SafetyTraining #OnlineLearning #ComplianceTips
 
Ready to unlock the full potential of your business? Visit our website at https://advanceddigitalautomotivegroup.com/ or contact us at (877) 237-6969 to schedule a consultation. Let ADAG's proven strategies and unparalleled SEO services drive your success to new heights!Facebook - 🔵 https://www.facebook.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup/Twitter - 🐦 https://twitter.com/autoshopownersInstagram - 📸 https://www.instagram.com/advanceddigitalautomotive/LinkedIn - 💼 https://www.linkedin.com/company/advanced-digital-automotive-group/Pinterest - 📌 https://www.pinterest.com/advancedigitalautomotivegroupTikTok - 🎵 https://www.tiktok.com/@automotive_groupMastodon - 🐘 https://mastodon.social/@advanceddigitalautomotivegroupYoutube - ▶️ https://www.youtube.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroupDaily motion - 📺 https://www.dailymotion.com/advanceddigitalautomotivegroup
Visit Our Website - 🌐 https://autorepairseo.comSchedule a Discovery Call - 📅 https://autorepairseo.com/schedule-a-discovery-call/Get Your Free Book - 📚 https://autorepairseo.com/book/Get Your FREE Ultimate Internet Marketing Checklist for Auto Repair Shops - ✅ https://autorepairseo.com/marketing-checklist/

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Uplifting Automotive Entrepreneurs to Greater Heights

At Top Shop Podcast, we’re here to support and uplift automotive entrepreneurs like you. We do this by bringing you engaging and informative content that can help you thrive in the automotive world.

Our podcast features in-depth interviews with successful service shop owners who’ve survived and thrived for more than a decade in this highly competitive industry. These interviews are filled with insights, strategies, and real-world advice that you can apply directly to your business.

But we don’t stop there. We also engage with key figures in the automotive industry, such as publication owners, trade show operators, and organizational leaders. By connecting you with these industry leaders, we aim to give you a holistic view of the automotive world and its opportunities.

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