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August 2018

ASA Webinar Wednesday – Making the Overtime Law Work For You

August 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Free

Making the Overtime Law Work For You with Brian Farrington Aug. 22, Noon-1 pm Central Join Brian Farrington, ASA’s Wage & Hour attorney and expert, as he addresses the federal overtime law’s costly impact on shops that are not in compliance. When and under what conditions can you use the commission exemption to avoid paying overtime? What are your record-keeping obligations and what constitutes compensable hours of work? What’s the status of the exemption for managers? Join Brian as he…

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September 2018

ASA-Midwest Lawrence / Topeka Chapter Meeting: Six Month Goals

September 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Comfort Inn & Suites – Jayhawk Room, 151 McDonald Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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$45

Six Month Goals presented in person by David Eschbach, owner of Spirit One Consulting This presentation is a true story of how I helped a friend establish and achieve ten major goals throughout the last six months of his life. Although the presentation is ‘heavy’ it includes several funny experiences and I maintain a balance of light heartedness. • How to properly define a goal • How to create, write and track goals • What time frames are effective for…

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ASA-Midwest Wichita Chapter Meeting: Why Price Doesn’t Matter: The Truth About Labor Rates

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Olive Tree Banquets & Catering, 2949 N Rock Road, Aviation Room
Wichita, KS 67226 United States
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$49

Why Price Doesn’t Matter – The Truth About Labor Rates presented in person by Ron Haugen, owner of Westside Auto Pros Labor is one of the most important profit streams in a shop and yet many struggle and are under charging or giving labor away every day. In this session we will look at the impact of labor revenue to your bottom line, why no shop has a labor rate, how to establish what your labor charges should be, and…

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ASA-Midwest Des Moines Chapter Meeting: Shop Workflow

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Machine Shed, 11151 Hickman Road
Urbandale , IA 50322 United States
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$99

Shop Workflow presented in person by Josh Govero, Service Advisor at Aasby Automotive Your technicians need to be working on profitable jobs throughout the entire work day. For this to happen, the flow of work going through your shop must be efficient. The material covered in this course is designed to focus on the fundamental aspects of daily operations as they pertain specifically to workflow. This course is designed to provide each attendee with new information, reinforcement of successful methods…

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ASA-Midwest Central Missouri Chapter Meeting: Keeping Score

September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hy-Vee Club Room – Conley, 25 Conley Road
Columbia, MO United States
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$45

Keeping Score presented in person by David Eschbach, owner of Spirit One Consulting This presentation identifies the problem many shops have when they lose track of what they accomplished. All too often shops run without vision or direction because they’ve failed to keep track of what they have accomplished. • Define what KPI’s to track and why • Understanding the importance of weekly meetings and daily briefings • Meeting template is provided • How to create and manage a scoreboard…

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ASA-Midwest 12th Annual ASA-Midwest Tailgate Party! Chiefs vs 49ers!

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Arrowhead Stadium Kansas City, MO United States + Google Map
$90

12th Annual ASA-Midwest Kansas City Chiefs Tailgate Party Sunday, September 23, 2018 Sponsored by: NAPA Auto Parts Join us at Arrowhead Stadium as we watch the Kansas City Chiefs take on the San Francisco 49ers. Before the game enjoy fun, food and the friendship of fellow automotive service professionals. The party starts at 10:00 a.m. with kick off at 12:00 p.m. Shop Owners, Vendors, Managers, Techs and Families are all invited!! Tickets are located in Section 324. Includes: Game day…

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October 2018

ASA-Midwest Des Moines Chapter Meeting – Hands-On Hybrid Training

October 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Williamson’s Repair & Tire, 1420 2nd Street NE
Bondurant, IA 50035 United States
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$149

Hands-On Lab Hybrid Training Presented in person by Kevin Leiby Come out and join us for a day of hands on training on Conventional Hybrids! This class will focus on the individual component description, operation and the functions they perform to comprise a Hybrid battery pack system. We will cover how to safely and efficiently diagnose these battery packs by taking full advantage of DTC’s, Freeze Frame, Bi-directional controls coupled with a full understanding of the way the systems function.…

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ASA-Midwest Wichita Chapter Meeting – Diagnostic Strategies: Based on Wiring Diagrams

October 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Affinity Automotive, 2606 W Pawnee Street
Wichita, KS 67213 United States
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$149

Diagnostic Strategies: Based on Wiring Diagrams Presented in person by Kevin Leiby Learn to develop your own strategic diagnostic routines to test circuits, components and control modules based on fully understanding wiring diagrams and circuit operation. Test these systems dynamically instead of the old static routines utilized by automotive manufactures that lead you in circles and then request and replace with known good components and retest? Learn to utilize non-intrusive test procedures as to not disturb connections that could in…

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November 2018

ASA-Midwest Des Moines Chapter Meeting – Marketing 101 – Back to the Basics

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wobbly Boots, 1301 NW 114th St.
Clive, IA 50325 United States
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$30

Marketing 101 - Back to the Basics Presented by Ron Haugen, Westside Auto Pros Many of us, my self-included, grew up in this industry or went to school to become technicians. Few if any have education in marketing. Often times when business gets slow we throw money at something we put together last minute and never really know if it worked. What is marketing ? Direct mail ? Television? Website ? A hook on the back or the restroom door…

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ASA-Midwest Wichita Chapter Meeting: Breaking the Procrastination Habit

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Olive Tree Banquets & Catering, 2949 N Rock Road, Aviation Room
Wichita, KS 67226 United States
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Breaking the Procrastination Habit presented in person by Richard Flint Guiding Thought: Procrastination is a choice! It is not a happening. When procrastination becomes a habit, it will paralyze your ability to complete and move forward. Every person procrastinates. That is a fact. Most people make it a standard behavior. What they fail to realize is the mental, emotional, and physical damage procrastination does to their life. The insights and information in this program will help you understand why you…

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