If you haven’t already registered for the 2012 Hotrod & Restoration Trade Show – what are you waiting for?
In addition to a range of new product exhibits, training workshops and industry networking parties, the event will feature an “Interior Fabrication Workshop” hosted by Mobile Solutions and four business seminars designed to help take your small trim shop to the next level.
The show, which is being held at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on March 22 -24, is free to all auto trade professionals who register before February 22 – so don’t delay.
While the event will consist of a number of educational workshops, the ones we’re most interested in include:
Interior Fabrication Workshop: Want to become a master at interior fabrication? Brush up on your skills and learn new tips and tricks at the Interior Fabrication Workshop. Among other things, learn new vinyl embossing techniques and how to add a custom acrylic logo to any trim panel.
The Business of Small Business: This business seminar will teach you how to take your small business to the next level
Marketing Your Small Business 101: A panel of industry experts, with real world experience, will answer questions about how to utilize the many free (or almost free) internet tools to help you market your small business.
Sales Ethics – A Relationship Strategy: Take away multi-faceted points of understanding of how to turn your business into a completely understandable ethical enterprise and to improve your marketing strategies.
Marketing Your Small Business 201: For those who already have a web presence, our panel will continue the discussion presented in “101”, providing greater detail and additional ideas and tools for those who are ready to move to the next level.
To view the trade show’s full schedule and register, visit Hotrod & Restoration.