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    Hello. Ive read some of yall comments and advice....

    Hello. Ive read some of yall comments and advice. If you dont mind, I would like some of the advice you all have given to A.C. Cool. Ive been in the trade since '97 starting out as a helper in new...
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    You know exactly what I'm talking about. This is...

    You know exactly what I'm talking about. This is the type of service tech I want to be in this field. We dont even talk about recalls a certain brand of equipment might have with a particular part,...
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    Why have 100% training on sales and 0% technical...

    Why have 100% training on sales and 0% technical training?
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    The thing that bothers me is that its all w talk...

    The thing that bothers me is that its all w talk about, sales. Its just sad. We install new equipment but no one have any idea about it because we dont get any training on it. Its to the point that...
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    Not understanding

    I work for a company that just focus on sales and nothing technicial. We get all the sales training in the world but nothing technical. All of this new equipment and other new things, no training. I...
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    Someone mentioned technical training and the...

    Someone mentioned technical training and the owner like to had a heart attack. Basically raised pure hell about not being focused on sales. I couldnt understand that. Repairs will sell itself. He...
  7. Thread: Question

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    It's more to it than sales. The high end...

    It's more to it than sales. The high end equipment that are out ppl need training on it so we can go out and properly diagnosis the problem. Whats the use of selling if you cant repair it. "I can't...
  8. Thread: Question

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    Question

    I work for a company that only give sales training, no technical training whatsoever. I dont understand why they won't set up any technical training. When you ask about technical training, they get...
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    Service Tech Question

    For a person that wants to residential service work, coming from a change-out back ground(including start-up) will starting out as a maintenance tech(a/c and heating) the best way to get better...
  10. Thread: Opinion

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    Opinion

    If you were starting up your own heat/air shop, which brand of equipment you would use and why?
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    Install or Service.....Help

    Serious question. If you were offered a job to do either install or service which one would you choose and why......?
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    Hopefully someone will give me a chance

    Hopefully someone will give me a chance
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    Yeah I guess you're all right. I hate to use the...

    Yeah I guess you're all right. I hate to use the "race card" but I can't figure anything else out. I know that I can do the work if someone out there would give me the chance. I would rather for them...
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    Maybe so but they didn't even tell me anything. I...

    Maybe so but they didn't even tell me anything. I even told them that would transfer with no more money, even take a pay cut!
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    No not at all. I have excellent customer service....

    No not at all. I have excellent customer service. I have all the "goodie letters" from customers and I even got a plaque from the company! I talked to some of the guys in the service dept and most of...
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    I have done all the above! I even rode with the...

    I have done all the above! I even rode with the service guys on the weekends on my own time, at night, holidays for free. Just to get the knowledge. I have been in installation, new construction, and...
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    Trying to become a Service Tech

    How can I get the experience to become a service teh if no one will give me the chance. I have the knowledge and I have been in the field for 13 yrs. Any advise would be appreciated.....Thanks!
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    That's exactly what I did. I asked and asked and...

    That's exactly what I did. I asked and asked and asked with no response. I found another shop would give me that chance and I took it b/c I thought it would work out for me and where I wanna be in...
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    yeah i know......its crazy. I was ever loyal to...

    yeah i know......its crazy. I was ever loyal to that company. I have alot ppl there that I left behind that I didn't get to say goobye to b/c they were pushing me out the door. The reason for the "do...
  20. Thread: Crossroads

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    I feel that I am that good at installing and...

    I feel that I am that good at installing and troublshooting. If that is the case then they shoulda said something instead of being mute or acting like I am talking in another language or act like it...
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    Yeah I understand that. The worst part of it was...

    Yeah I understand that. The worst part of it was when I signed me termination form, they put down "do not rehire" "do not recommend". Is it that serious?
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    Thanks. I know I did the right thing. It is just...

    Thanks. I know I did the right thing. It is just I just didn't like how they did me and that's what bothers me the most.
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    Well I took the offer and has left the old shop....

    Well I took the offer and has left the old shop. I put in my 2 week notice and Monday morning I was basically pushed out of the door. You think by doing the right thing and I shoulda just left...
  24. Thread: Crossroads

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    Well if looks is the problem than i guess i...

    Well if looks is the problem than i guess i figured what is my problem. I am well groomed, have alot of knowledge of the trade. excellent customer service, and well-liked around the shop and in the...
  25. Thread: Crossroads

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    Crossroads

    I have been this field for about 13 yrs. and it feels like that I am maxed out. I want to learn all that I can in this field but I just dont get the opportunities like anyone else. PPL say get your...
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    Thanks for the kind words

    Thanks for the kind words
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    Thanks. I think that I needed that vote of...

    Thanks. I think that I needed that vote of confidence. I knew that I didn't do anything wrong and did it the right way. I just figured that I give them that respect that I would get the same in...
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    That's the part that I dont get is that if i...

    That's the part that I dont get is that if i didnt give a notice then I am in the wrong. I do it the right way and they make it like I was in the wrong for giving a notice.
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    Well I go in for work today and to find out that...

    Well I go in for work today and to find out that they wavied my 2-week notice. So I got all my tools out of the truck and left. I haven't been gone 10 mins without them trashing me behind my back....
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    The company is spread out thru out the US. Also I...

    The company is spread out thru out the US. Also I am making more money with the new company plus a raise after 90 days in writing.
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    I like the company that I work for now and I...

    I like the company that I work for now and I don't wanna leave but at the same time, if there is a better opportunity for me somewhere else that is willing to give a chance verus where I am working...
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    That's the problem. I do have the skills and they...

    That's the problem. I do have the skills and they know that. I worked in the service dept before when the installation dept was slow. I have every type of certification except my h-3 license. I asked...
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    Need Serious Advice

    I wanted to transfer to the residential service dept. from the installation dept. but when I ask to transfer I didn't get any response. So, long story short now that I found a place that will give me...
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    I want to run my own shop this way. I know it's...

    I want to run my own shop this way. I know it's more to it but I am willing to do and learn what it takes to make it without killing myself.
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    I will drop you an email

    I will drop you an email
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    I'm in Raleigh. All I need is a chance. I know I...

    I'm in Raleigh. All I need is a chance. I know I can do the job.
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    They didnt train me in installations. I already...

    They didnt train me in installations. I already had the experience when I came to this company. I wanna do service now. I have done installed just about all types of equipment that's out. I have been...
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    I might just have to leave. I don't want to but I...

    I might just have to leave. I don't want to but I feel like I am maxed out here and cannot advance.
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    I think what bothers me the most is that I can't...

    I think what bothers me the most is that I can't get a straight answer or reason. Now I get all of the good compliments from everybody including customers. But, when I ask the question" Can I...
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    The installation dept was slow for a while and...

    The installation dept was slow for a while and they had me go to do service. While I was there, I rode with service that was on-call for free so I can pick some tricks and learn as much as I could....
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    *Update* I found a few companies that are willing...

    *Update* I found a few companies that are willing let me do service work even though I only have about a yr. of experience. I went back and told the guys that I work for my 2 week notice now they...
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    I would like to own my own company someday. My...

    I would like to own my own company someday. My take on it is that of it is in your heart and you are determined to start up your own shop, go for it. You might fail in 2yrs or who knows you might...
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    All I wanna do is to better myself. If somebody...

    All I wanna do is to better myself. If somebody would give a chance, they will not be disappointed.
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    You might be right. But it would be nice to show...

    You might be right. But it would be nice to show some kind of appreciation if that is the case. All I want to do is to better myself in order to be a better person in this field.
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    Imma do all that I can in order to better myself...

    Imma do all that I can in order to better myself in this field. Do you know any books, online traning, etc. that you recommend?
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    Now that I have talked to ppl here I have been...

    Now that I have talked to ppl here I have been focused more on getting more education and adding to my experience in this field. I am in the process in joining RSES and I also ride with some of the...
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    Man, you and fcs hit it right on the head. Yall...

    Man, you and fcs hit it right on the head. Yall described everything that I going thru like you actually seeing me go thru it. I really feel like I can really achieve alot in this field because I...
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    Maybe you are right. I always wanted to get my...

    Maybe you are right. I always wanted to get my license later on in the future and this could be a sign to go ahead and do it now.
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    Serious Problem Need Help!

    I work for a very good company for about 6 yrs. and I like working there. So I decided that it would be a good idea for to transfer to the service dept. to better myself. Ever since I told the...
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    Thanks for the advise. I have been riding with...

    Thanks for the advise. I have been riding with the guys that is on-call on the weekends for free. I haven't even mentioned money at all. All I want to do is learn. I ask alot of ?'s everyday about...
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