Copart, Tips & Inspiration

Minute Monday: Meeting Tips for Outlook

Scheduling meetings can be tricky, especially finding a time that works for everybody and accommodating people coming from different locations. Thankfully, Microsoft Outlook does have some helpful tools. Wendy Ganey, our well-practiced Outlook operator has some tips to help make planning your meetings even easier in a minute or less! Holds: Put a “hold” event […]

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Copart, Tips & Inspiration

The Sum of Parts is Greater than the Whole

The Sum of  Parts is Greater than the Whole – At Least in Dismantling Willis came into this industry as a dismantler, but he didn’t just dismantle cars, he did the parts too. Generally, when customers came to buy parts from dismantlers they got the whole package, whether they wanted it or not. Willis did […]

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Copart, Tips & Inspiration

Life is Fragile

Willis retells a lesson he learned from his book Junk to Gold. Willis’s older brother, Ray, who was only 37, was dying from cancer.  Willis realized that like the war, this circumstance was another example of how fragile life can be and how you need to make every minute count.  As he saw the effects […]

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Copart, Tips & Inspiration

Minute Monday: Mobile Phone Health

You are not the only one who needs to remain healthy to live a long and energetic life, your mobile phone does too! Luke Pfaff, our IT expert, has some helpful mobile phone health tips to share in a minute or less. Be sure to follow these tips to keep your mobile phone healthy and […]

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Copart, Tips & Inspiration

Minute Monday: Process Improvement

Business process improvement is a systematic approach used to identify and analyze current business processes that could be improved to encourage more efficient workflow and overall business growth. Our very own Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt (he is really good at it) Christopher Smith offers to share his secret process improvement formula in […]

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Copart, Tips & Inspiration

A Little Inspiration from John Wayne

Willis Johnson tells the story of the first location that began the Copart history.  After signing the paperwork of our first location, it was time to get to work.  Curtis and I changed the name to Mather Auto Dismantlers after the nearby Air Force base.  It was truly a junkyard, at least at the beginning.  […]

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Celebrate Our People, Copart

Family Friday: Robert Ramirez

At Copart, we celebrate the talent, passion and dedication of our Copart family from all around the world! Meet Robert Ramirez, our next featured Annual Service Star Winner of 2015!  Brian Cagina, AGM, praises Robert and says that “He is always moving from project to project to ensure our facility runs smoothly and always goes […]

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