The CollisionCast Network from FenderBender offers five tracks each month that explore the industry's biggest trends, most pressing topics and the leadership and business management tips and strategies you need to thrive.



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Advance: Key Information on Data Access Laws

Recently, Bob Redding, Washington, D.C., representative for the Automotive Service Association, offered insight into how the recent primary elections and current vehicle data access bills in legislation could affect collision repair shop operators.
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How I Did It: Leading With Your Best Self

In this episode of CollisionCast, join staff writer Melissa Steinken as she talks with the Michael Bungay Stanier, author of The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever, on his tips for being a genuine leader.

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From the Editors: How to Regain Energy as a Leader

In a brand-new episode of From the Editors, editorial director Anna Zeck and vice president of content Bryce Evans dive deep into what defines a great shop culture. That’s the topic of this month’s feature, the Best Workplaces, a peer-nominated program that recognizes the best cultures in the industry (2:30). One thing all the honorees have in common? Their ability to enjoy the journey, rather than stay single-mindedly focused on the results, and prioritize doing things the right way (4:50). Another leader who has done just that is Louie Sharp, owner of Sharp Auto Body and a venerable leader in the industry. We talk about Louie’s transformation as a leader (8:50), as well as his tips for genuinely caring about your people (10:20) and the power of managing by wandering around (12:00). Finally, we close out the episode by discussing how to find the best ways to refuel your energy as a leader (15:28), as well as easy tips for doing so throughout the workday (20:00).  

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