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Evolving your business into a high performance body shop calls for plenty of learning. This is exactly what our blog archive is for! Discover your genius, read about the latest industry innovations, and apply some of Dave’s actionable tips in your own business.

This library perfectly complements all our coursework and mentorship programs. Feel free to peruse all the blogs, share your experiences in the comments section, and let us know if there’s a specific topic you’d like us to cover!

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A Global Approach To Making Money

A Global Approach To Making Money

The ProblemMany industry experts teach shop leaders that the best way to ensure profitability is...

by Dave Luehr October 6, 2019
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The Journey to Operational Excellence

The Journey to Operational Excellence

One of the commonalities between most collision repair shops is chaos. I believe many shop...

by Dave Luehr September 6, 2019
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How to Lead a Team Meeting?

How to Lead a Team Meeting?

If you’re a team lead or a manager, you’d agree when we say that most...

by Dave Luehr September 4, 2019
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Creating a High-Quality Value Stream

Creating a High-Quality Value Stream

One could easily debate that an auto body shop is an unlikely place to see...

by Dave Luehr August 14, 2019
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Importance of Leadership Training and Skills to Include in the Program

Importance of Leadership Training and Skills to Include in the Program

If you want your company’s leaders and managers to transform the organization for the better,...

by Dave Luehr August 4, 2019
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Getting Out of the Victim Zone

Getting Out of the Victim Zone

“You would not believe how good it felt to throw that insurance adjuster out into...

by Dave Luehr July 11, 2019
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Smart, Simple Scheduling

Smart, Simple Scheduling

For collision shops that want to improve cycle time and decrease unnecessary work-in-process (WIP), scheduling...

by Dave Luehr June 10, 2019
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Strategies to Retain Employees

Strategies to Retain Employees

One of every manager’s nightmares is to have one of their best workers resign out...

by Dave Luehr June 4, 2019
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Core Benefits of Personal Development

Core Benefits of Personal Development

Let’s do an exercise first before we start with the topic, shall we?Here it goes:How...

by Dave Luehr June 4, 2019
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Building a Powerful Collision Repair Business with a Technician’s Mindset

Building a Powerful Collision Repair Business with a Technician’s Mindset

As I write this, I am on a long flight home from Australia where I...

by Dave Luehr May 13, 2019
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Problems Are Opportunities!

Problems Are Opportunities!

There are many commonalities between the homeless living on Skid Row, the mediocre, and the...

by Dave Luehr April 14, 2019
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Keeping Score

Keeping Score

Make it a game.In the popular 1980’s book, The Game of Work, author Charles Coonradt wrote,...

by Dave Luehr March 18, 2019
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