AASP-MN Awards Scholarships to Automotive Students

July 11th, 2017 by

The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN) is pleased to announce scholarship awards totaling $18,000 to help automotive service and collision repair students pay for tuition and tools during the 2017-18 school year. The scholarships are in the amount of $1,000 per student and were made possible by a successful fundraising drive within

AASP National Offers Free Webinar on 8/30

July 10th, 2017 by

The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers (AASP) is offering a free webinar, “The ABCs of Employee Retention,” on August 30, 2017, from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. CST. The members-only webinar will be led by instructor Rick White of 180BIZ. When it comes to employees, shop owners are intent on finding and hiring the very best

AASP-MN to Host Peer-to-Peer Learning & Networking Events

September 16th, 2016 by

In response to member demand for more opportunities to connect and share knowledge and experiences with other members, the Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN) has two peer-to-peer learning and networking events scheduled this fall. The first, a Mech XChange targeted for mechanical-division members, will take place on September 27, from 4 –

CarCareers.org Puts Students in the Driver’s Seat to their Future

July 26th, 2016 by

Minnesota Careers in Automotive Repair and Service launches CarCareers.org as central resource for automotive career information MINNEAPOLIS (June 30, 2016) – Each year, the demand for qualified automotive service and collision repair technicians and other industry employees far exceeds the supply of incoming professionals. To ensure a future workforce to keep Minnesota consumers driving, Minnesota

AASP-MN Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference Highlights

May 26th, 2016 by

The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota (AASP-MN) held its 2016 Annual Meeting and Leadership Conference, April 14, at the Ramada Plaza, Minneapolis. The event, with the theme “Lead the Way,” offered seminars covering topics from effective leadership, industry consolidation, and authentic persuasion to how to increase diagnostic labor sales and improve workflow scheduling.