Knowledge Base

AVIDWORX Knowledge Base is a free resource we provide to retailers, with retail tips, marketing strategies, industry news, best practices, reading recommendations, networking opportunities and more. Check back frequently.
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You may be aware that AVIDWORX (and businessWORX) host dozens of workshops at 12-volt and mobile electronics industry every year, while also publishing a weekly business tip on the AVIDWORX blog and Facebook. What you may not know is that …

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  Welcome to the AVIDWORX Knowledge Base. This is resource area for retailers to learn best business practice and discover what is making some of the most successful retailers in North America so good. We have also included some basic …

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  This week’s AVIDWORX Business Tip was originally supposed to be about keeping your back healthy and happy at work, but while researching ergonomic tools for the workplace I came across this unique Indiegogo product called the “Groggle” – a …

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When managing your team – or teams if you have multiple stores or locations – can be a challenge sometimes. Between phone, email, text and other communication platforms, it’s easy for things to be missed, miscommunicated or flat-out buried. To …

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  Doing business means more than moving bits of paper and money around, there’s always wheeling and dealing to be done behind the scenes – one of the reasons that relationships matter so much. A lot of businesses already use …

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This is a great project we’re working on with Curacao in Huntington Park. The wall art files still need to be installed, but they went with the Standard White for a clean look and the results so far have been …

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You’re a busy man/woman. You don’t have time to do every little thing that needs doing to run your business, as well as all the things you need to do to help your business thrive and grow. Luckily the web …

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Like this, but in your head. Sales is a flow thing, and nothing breaks up the flow faster than pulling out a calculator and trying to figure out how to compute something. As well, managers often need to be able …

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There’s something so satisfying about checking a box on your to-do list. But what most people think of as making a small amount of progress in getting things done actually runs much deeper: science shows that people get a mental …

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When budgeting for the future and making projections for revenues, it’s important to understand the accounting concept of your Cost of Goods Sold or COGS. Why? Because you’ll never get a clear idea of your actual costs or potential profit …

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Your installation bays are where the magic happens, and for many stores services account for upwards of 50% of total revenues. For many stores, custom work is their bread and butter – the most profitable and highest margin jobs that …

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Audiofrog retailers, and soon-to-be Audiofrog retailers, can now benefit from affordable showcase solutions by AVIDWORX. “Audiofrog is a visionary startup that is quickly gaining a great reputation for sound and build quality,” said Marcel Newell, president of AVIDWORX. “Andy (Wehmeyer) …

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Comedian Jerry Seinfeld once observed, “I saw a study that said speaking in front of a crowd is considered the number one fear of the average person. Number two was death. Death was number two? This means for the average …

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Some businesses have done away with the idea of petty cash in recent years in favor of electronic payment methods. There are good reasons for that. For one thing, everything is logged and tracked with little intervention on your part, …

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AVIDWORX is pleased to return to the second annual KnowledgeFest Spring Training event hosted by Mobile Electronics from April 8-10, this time taking place in Indianapolis. The event is packed with great workshops for 12-volt retailers and installers, and includes …

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Most independent retailers aren’t crazy about uniforms. It’s something they associate with soulless chain stores and mega franchises; a corporate invention that goes against everything they stand for. It’s hard to reconcile your original company vision and values with the …

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AVIDWORX is hard at work expanding its new line of M3 showcase systems, consulting with retailers to find out what they need. For April, AVIDWORX has launched four new products: an amplifier island, narrow slot wall sections, a mini client …

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