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TRAINING AND DEVELOPING HUMAN CAPITAL IN YOUR BODY SHOP

In the next decade, the growth and survival of the Automotive Body Repair Industry will be secured by investing in the training and development of human capital. Determining the efficiency of every employee and the ripple effect of their...

Tips for Cooler Weather Refinish Work

If you run an auto shop, you will understand the difficulty when it comes to refinishing work in cooler weather. Lower temperatures affect clear coats and hardeners and make them more difficult to work with, and so completing refinishing...

Why Fume Extraction is so Vital

Working in an auto body shop can be quite dangerous and can have a negative effect on your staff’s overall health and wellness. However, if run and managed properly, you can look after your staff’s health by doing a...

The Drying Game

If you own an auto body shop, chances are you have come in contact with and know quite a bit about the trusty old spray booth. The spray booth is one of the most important pieces of equipment in...

How Automakers are Becoming ‘Techies’

The generation of today is more technologically advanced than all of the generation before them, and this is proving to be a valuable skill that all companies need and look for before employing someone. In the auto-making industry, the...

Avoiding Dust in Body Shops

One of the biggest or most annoying problems any body shop worker can encounter during an auto repair or a paint job is dust. Dust in your shop wastes your workers’ valuable time because it takes extra time and...

How Estimators Impact your Business

Damaging your vehicle can turn out to be a nightmare. Apart from the physical and/or emotional stress of an accident, not only do are you inconvenienced when the car has to go in for repairs, but you also have...

Driver Monitoring Systems: Safety vs Privacy

It’s becoming increasingly dangerous on roads across the globe every day, with more and more motor vehicle accidents taking place and more people getting injured, or even killed. However, as technology evolves around us, so does the safety features...

Reduce Compressed Air Contamination

Compressed air supply is vital to any production process so it is therefore important to ensure that compressed air supply is of high quality. It is evident that air contamination is, however, a regular occurrence and nuisance to production...

Are Classic Cars a good investment?

Ah, classic cars: something that piques any car lover’s interest. And, if you are a wealthy car-lover, you may want to consider investing in classic cars. A recent wealth report suggested that more and more wealthy investors are investing...