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The ISCONY blog is dedicated to producing and sharing information that makes being a repair shop and collision facility owner, manager, technician or supplier in Central New York financially prosperous.  Your association focuses on producing industry-related content that you need to make your business and your job easier. YOUR associations here for you to support you and your business. 

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Calibrations In-House or Subletting?

Calibrations In-House or Subletting? How to Decide Gabriel Morley  Aug. 17, 2021 No matter where a vehicle is calibrated, it must be done correctly. Get help deciding if you should perform this work in-house or rely on a third party. One of the issues I’ve encountered...

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TOOLBOX TALK?

WHAT IS A TOOLBOX TALK? Weeklysafety.com  8/26/21 What is a toolbox talk? A toolbox talk is a casual team safety meeting that can be held at anytime, anywhere, with any team or crew to discuss a specific safety hazard and safe work practices. Who leads the toolbox...

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Technology

HIRE VETERANS & OPEN YOUR MINDS & your futures

Step Up Your Diversity and Inclusion September 16, 2021 Did you know that racially and ethnically diverse companies are 35% more likely to perform better? Companies and organizations of all sizes recognize this and are working hard to ramp up their diversity and...

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Ask the Expert:

 Changing Customer Communications Marcus Mackell Communicating with customers has never been easier – or more complex at the same time. But with new technologies, your shop can communicate clearly, more efficiently and well within the legal parameters. Marcus Mackell,...

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Calibrations In-House or Subletting?

Calibrations In-House or Subletting? How to Decide Gabriel Morley  Aug. 17, 2021 No matter where a vehicle is calibrated, it must be done correctly. Get help deciding if you should perform this work in-house or rely on a third party. One of the issues I’ve encountered...

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TOOLBOX TALK?

WHAT IS A TOOLBOX TALK? Weeklysafety.com  8/26/21 What is a toolbox talk? A toolbox talk is a casual team safety meeting that can be held at anytime, anywhere, with any team or crew to discuss a specific safety hazard and safe work practices. Who leads the toolbox...

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HIRE VETERANS & OPEN YOUR MINDS & your futures

Step Up Your Diversity and Inclusion September 16, 2021 Did you know that racially and ethnically diverse companies are 35% more likely to perform better? Companies and organizations of all sizes recognize this and are working hard to ramp up their diversity and...

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Ask the Expert:

 Changing Customer Communications Marcus Mackell Communicating with customers has never been easier – or more complex at the same time. But with new technologies, your shop can communicate clearly, more efficiently and well within the legal parameters. Marcus Mackell,...

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How does heat stress impact auto technicians?

How does heat stress impact auto technicians? Shane Smith  June 10, 2021 As temperatures climb outside, they can get even hotter inside. Sometimes a garage can be as much as 20 degrees hotter than the outside air. The lack of a cooling solution can have serious...

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Calibrations In-House or Subletting?

Calibrations In-House or Subletting? How to Decide Gabriel Morley  Aug. 17, 2021 No matter where a vehicle is calibrated, it must be done correctly. Get help deciding if you should perform this work in-house or rely on a third party. One of the issues I’ve encountered...

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New York State

HIRE VETERANS & OPEN YOUR MINDS & your futures

Step Up Your Diversity and Inclusion September 16, 2021 Did you know that racially and ethnically diverse companies are 35% more likely to perform better? Companies and organizations of all sizes recognize this and are working hard to ramp up their diversity and...

read more
Ask the Expert:

 Changing Customer Communications Marcus Mackell Communicating with customers has never been easier – or more complex at the same time. But with new technologies, your shop can communicate clearly, more efficiently and well within the legal parameters. Marcus Mackell,...

read more
Calibrations In-House or Subletting?

Calibrations In-House or Subletting? How to Decide Gabriel Morley  Aug. 17, 2021 No matter where a vehicle is calibrated, it must be done correctly. Get help deciding if you should perform this work in-house or rely on a third party. One of the issues I’ve encountered...

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