Shops have more ways than ever to stay in touch with customers, but what do they need and want?
Army veteran Cody Key has developed a dedication to collision repair that has involved earning multiple educational degrees and establishing a path to succession.
Mike Mertes from I-CAR explains why the industry shouldn’t fear technological advancements, and should learn to embrace it all instead.
Schoonover and his wife Gayle were on hand to receive the award.
This shop has been a local landmark for generations since it began life as a service station.
The 2022 FenderBender Management Conference began with an exciting keynote from Mike Anderson.
In this episode, industry expert Chris Maimone outlines a potentially helpful process to make sure everyone in your shop is taking quality seriously.
A guide to encouraging teamwork across departments and roles.
Learn how to effectively deal with problem behavior from employees before it gets out of hand.
Owners and employees alike have roles to play in working toward a shop’s long-term success.
A guide to the basics of getting a grip on your shop by the numbers.
Don’t be too quick to judge what could be a fruitful business relationship.
At a certain point, every shop owner needs to decide when enough is enough.
This operator focuses on family ties, quality work and community service.
This operator is a leader in good times and bad.
This impressive young operator gets results.
Glass Doctor's Thomas Patterson joins the show to discuss the effect of calibrations in auto glass repair and replacement in the collision repair industry.
A look at how four shop owners keep their eyes on success in a challenging industry.
Lincoln Tech establishes partnerships with trusted brands to expand upon the quality hands-on training offered to its students.
SOLIDUS Equipment Systems, a division of Precision Equipment Systems, LLC has become one of the leading auto body and collision repair equipment suppliers in the industry.
Sometimes the most unimaginable move is the right one.
Becoming OEM-certified can improve a body shop’s future, but it still needs to to make sense for your business.
Mike Tanner of the Auto Care Association explains how emerging technology could be an aftermarket advantage.
Industry expert Chris Maimone re-joins CollisionCast to discuss how shop owners can get involved in recruiting the next generation of techs and why that's more vital than ever.
This month we celebrate a few owners by name and many more helping to raise up the collision repair industry.