Work-life balance. Business or pleasure. Ya gotta keep ‘em separated. Or do you? Here’s 10 skills employers are looking for in 2015. If you’re not referencing your automotive experiences to highlight your abilities in these areas, you should.
Archives for January 2015
While having an Electric Vehicle (EV) is a great eco-friendly alternative to using gas or diesel power there are a few precautions you’ll want to read about before you pick up your personal EV.
UNDERSTANDING THE BUSINESS
Business acumen, functional/technical skills, technical learning
We’ve learned a lot about working on vehicles over the years, but how much of what we’ve learned in the garage can be applied elsewhere in our lives? The rest of the world thinks what we do is just “playing with cars.” Today, we’re changing that story. Today, we start looking at modifying our lives through the lens of modifying our machines.
Those who come to Gearbox Magazine love their respective cars. We don’t care what your car-quirk is so long as you love what you do and how you do it.
I first fell in love, not with autos, but with the road trip, whether rolling around the Pacific Northwest with my family as a kid or the hills of Northern Japan with Rob during our tenure in the Navy.
This New Year’s, I wanted to start things in the best way possible, but knew I couldn’t afford the ‘big shebang’ of a full-blown road trip.
Have you ever tried to get some sleep in the front seat while someone else was driving? Or maybe on a plane? Sitting mostly upright, leaning against the window, you know how difficult it can be. Now imagine doing this every night for six months because you live in a car with a buddy.