Business By The Numbers with Hunt Demarest, CPA Rising Costs - Raising Prices [E110] - Business By The Numbers

Episode 110

Rising Costs - Raising Prices [E110]

This week, Hunt takes a deep dive into the hot-button issue of price increases within the auto repair sector. He offers a nuanced examination of vendor pricing, market dynamics, and the psychological elements of setting rates in your business. With examples from real-life scenarios, this episode is a treasure trove for auto repair shop owners striving for balance between profitability and customer loyalty in today’s volatile economic climate.

• The Psychology of Pricing: Unpacking the reaction to vendor price increases and what it reveals about our own pricing strategies.

• Market Dynamics: Exploring the balance between cost, value, and competition in the auto repair industry.

• Strategic Decision-Making: How to navigate the complexities of pricing decisions to ensure business growth and sustainability.

• Real-Life Examples: Actual examples from a shop owners' group debate to illustrate broader industry challenges.

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