From insurer relations to OEM transparency to workflow management, FenderBender columnist Mike Anderson, owner of CollisionsAdvice.com, discusses a number of key issues plaguing the collision repair industry—and the solutions he thinks should take place in 2016.
In the first edition of FenderBender's Vision podcast, columnist Kevin Rains discusses how he found his core business and leadership philosophies—and what any shop operator can do to instill a positive culture in his or her business.
Mitchell’s Blockchain Solution markets itself as a secure solution for sharing data amongst those in the collision repair and insurance claims industries; but what does blockchain mean for your business?
Jack Rozint, vice president of sales and service of the auto physical damage business unit for Mitchell International gives insight on what blockchain is and how it will impact shops in the future.
Doug Irish, Co-chair of the insurer-repairer relations committee for the collision industry conference and president and CEO of Accuracy Driven 4, discusses his take on the recent lawsuits involving body shops and insurers.
Brother and sister Kevin Rains and Kelli Rains Back made the decision last summer to take their independently owned facilities (at the time, Rains had two and Rains Back had one) and align with CARSTAR. Rains and Rains Back talk about what went into the decision and share tips for shop owners that may be struggling with a similar decision.
FenderBender spoke with Assured Performance CEO Scott Biggs about how telematics technology will change collision repair shops' access to OEM information and the public's perception of OEM certifications. Read more at http://collisioncast.libsyn.com/#zJlE4zWSbhxsbhbv.99