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Do You Have a True Team at Your Auto Body Shop?

Are you proud of the team you’re on at work? Would you call it a team? Does it have chemistry?

The Perfect Storm: Is It Time for Body Shops to Take Action?

With all the turmoil going on in the collision industry, one repairer believes if shops don’t take a stand now, they’ll never be able to correct the injustices happening right now.

Pricing & Inflation: Will You Be the Eagle or the Ostrich?

This is not a time to stick your head in the sand and wait until COVID and its effects are gone. That may never happen. This is the time for the brave to take flight.

M&A and Collision: An Opportunity of a Lifetime

An atmosphere of competition, plenty of buyers and the ability to align with a like-minded partner and getting an equitable price has made it an opportune time to sell.

Auto Body Shop Succession Planning: Having a Vision

Creating a solid succession plan helps collision shop owners align their families and businesses for generational wealth.

Reader’s Choice 2022: Auto Body Consolidation

How do you see the consolidation landscape moving forward, factoring in the aging baby boomer generation, shop owners getting near retirement, the impact of COVID and the rise of corporate-sponsored body shops?

Auto Body Profit: The Squeeze is On

With the ever-changing collision business and inflationary increases, it is more important than ever for you to understand what drives profitability.

Auto Body Repair: The Cost of Doing Business

Accepting the payor’s explanation that a service you provide is “the cost of doing business” just may become the cost of you going out of business!

Stress at Your Auto Body Shop: This Too Shall Pass

As winter gives way to spring here in Northeastern Ohio, it comforts me to know that whatever strife is going on in your business or personal life will not last forever.

5 Smart Financial Moves Every Body Shop Should Make in 2022

These five things will help collision repair facilities create a solid foundation for managing their finances.

Inflation and Insurance: Time For a Review

Soaring vehicle prices for new and used cars and real estate — combined with labor and supply shortages — are warning signs for body shop owners to review their insurance coverage options and limits.

Are You the Leader You Should Be?

Dave Bloom developed a leadership philosophy that has propelled Pine Aire Truck Service and Dream Car Restorations to a combined $4 million plus in annual revenue.