Automotivation: September 2020

  SEMA 2020 Cancelled Due to Covid-19 The Specialty Equipment Market Association has announced that due to Covid-19 and concerns that event facilities and services will be unavailable, the SEMA Show will not take place in 2020. While both event organizers and industry members have been working tirelessly to deliver an outstanding SEMA Show in

Automotivation: July 2020

  The Real Cause of the Technician Shortage I saw it argued recently that the long-building technician shortage is attributable, with no qualifications whatsoever, to technician pay. If a master technician maxes out well south of six figures, the argument goes, they’re better off in a different industry.     Click Here to View More

Automotivation: June 2020

  Shopowner Throws Hat into Ring to Run for MO State Legislature Florissant, MO — AASP-Missouri State President Mike Moehlenkamp has thrown his hat into the ring and will be running for state representative, after having visited the state capitol of Jefferson City numerous times to testify on vehicle safety inspection bills on behalf of

Automotivation: April 2020

  What Does the New Coronavirus Legislation Mean for Working Americans? The Federal government has been working to pass a bill to help address some of the financial challenges Americans are experiencing as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic. The Bill, which applies to employers with fewer than 500 employees, has gone through several iterations

Automotivation: February 2020

  Missouri House Moves Forward with Plan to Implement Hyperloop System The members of the Missouri House have given initial approval to a plan that would help make Missouri the first state in the nation to develop a high-speed Hyperloop system. Lawmakers supported legislation to add the “tube transport system” to the list of projects