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Tom C. Johnson's Latest Book:
If It Was Easy, They Wouldn't Call It Hard
The 7 Qualities of the 100 Best Fleets in the Americas

"Hello Tom. I was out of town last week performing apparatus pre-delivery inspections in Wisconsin when your book arrived. I wanted to let you know that it's the first book that I've ever read and finished in one sitting. Thank you for sharing the information! It's an outstanding book that is filled with valuable information that can be applied to any fleet."

Jerry Drake, CAFM; Emergency Vehicle Fleet Superintendent; Tucson Fire Maintenance; Tucson, AZ

"Tom embraces and celebrates the excellence that is ever present and yet so rarely recognized in our industry. His enthusiasm and freshness in sharing these wonderful success stories inspires us all to value what we do."

Pam C. Nelson; CEO (retired), CCG Systems, Inc.

"I have a copy of If It Was Easy, They Wouldn't Call It Hard that I bought in Hot Springs in the early days of APFPA. It is a great book filled with information every fleet leader needs. When you get a new book, I want that one too, although it may be hard to improve on the first one. I think it’s time to reread this one, there are always improvements that can we can make. Keep up the good work in helping fleet managers to promote the work they and their staff do. "

Jesse Beeks, CAFM; Fleet Operations Superintendent; City of Fayetteville, AR

"I wanted to tell you how much I enjoyed your book. It was a great read and was right on the mark. Once I started, I found it hard to put down...Again, thanks for writing the book and tooting the horn for all of the fleet professionals. You make our job great."

Darryl Syler; Fleet Maintenance Manager; City of Little Rock, AR Fleet Services

I did receive your book and any chance I get I try to read a chapter or two. It is enjoyable to read and see other Fleet Managers approaches to our unique problems.

David McDermott; Superintendent of Fleet Maintenance; Council Bluffs, IA

It has been brought to my attention by my Manager Mark Tolman that you are extending your thanks to me for the time and effort I put into our Fleet Application. It is a great honor to be recognized by you.

Your thoughts are greatly appreciated. However the thanks truly go to you. Without your book, “IF IT WAS EASY, THEY WOULDN’T CALL IT HARD”, my thoughts would have stayed jumbled up in my head and never came to fruition.

So my thanks go to you for giving all of us the tools we need to always strive for innovative ways to improve our Fleet and again be able to put it down on paper.

Dawn Pence; Canyon County Fleet Admin Asst.; Caldwell, ID


About the Author:

Tom C. Johnson worked for the largest Fleet Management Company in the world for 17 years. His job was to analyze fleets: 3500 of them in the past 21 years. He has spent the past 6 years as an independent fleet consultant and workplace authority. Tom's first book on team building sold over 23,000 copies and was an international best seller. It was customized by Sears Roebuck for their Corporate University.

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