What Career Could I Have in the Automotive Industry?

What Career Could I Have in the Automotive Industry?

The sheer size of the automotive industry and the variety of jobs available within means that anyone with the right qualifications and skills wishing to make a career in the trade has a huge choice to pick from. When people hear the words ‘motor trade’ they probably automatically think of car showrooms or, increasingly, car…

How To Market Yourself as a Reliable Part Time Trader

How To Market Yourself as a Reliable Part Time Trader

Setting yourself up as a successful part time trader means more than just ticking the relevant boxes in terms of having the right part time motor trade insurance; it also means getting out there and marketing yourself in the right manner. If you want to be taken seriously as a trader, you need to advertise…

How To Get Your First Sale as a Part Time Vehicle Trader

How To Get Your First Sale as a Part Time Vehicle Trader

So, you’ve decided to set up at a part time trader, and you’ve bought your first car at auction, sorted your part time motor traders insurance (check out our full motor trade insurance guide) , printed your business cards and completed the necessary checks on the vehicle in question. But, how do you make your all-important…

How to Find Premises For Your Motor Trade Business

How to Find Premises For Your Motor Trade Business

There comes a time when a motor trader has to bite the bullet and start looking for business premises. Whether your current premises don’t work for you anymore, or whether you’re looking for the first time, there are certain things to consider in order to keep you sane, and keep your motor trade insurance premiums…

When to Take The Plunge From Part Time Motor Trader to Full Time Operation

When to Take The Plunge From Part Time Motor Trader to Full Time Operation

Many people first get in to the motor trade on a part time basis either as a step back into work or as a second supplementary income to go alongside their full-time job. However, if you are making a good success of your part time work then you may want to consider making the move…

What Does it Take to be a Part Time Motor Trader?

What Does it Take to be a Part Time Motor Trader?

If you have been considering venturing into the motor trade industry, then taking the part-time motor trader route is a great way on which you can get a real taste of the industry without making a full commitment of both your finances and your time. From part time traders insurance to where you’re likely to…

Car or Van – What Should You Be Driving As a Mobile Mechanic?

Car or Van – What Should You Be Driving As a Mobile Mechanic?

Mobile mechanics are becoming very popular as people who are time-poor want to avoid the stress and hassle of taking their car to the garage. It can be especially useful for repairs to undrivable cars – for example with flat batteries, broken starter motors or punctures – that would be costly and troublesome to move…