Articles by Bob Keith

There are four things that will determine the success or failure of our team members: Skills and Ability, Systems and Rules, Training and Proficiency, and Supervision and Correction.
Bob Keith
All vehicles need to be disassembled until the damage stops. This also means blend panels and assemblies.
Bob Keith
There is a lot more scheduling that needs to take place in the collision shop besides repair scheduling. Let’s take a look at the three key components of creating an effective repair scheduling process.
Bob Keith
Express service is not that complicated of a concept — it is really about improving cycle time numbers on smaller jobs.
Bob Keith
Year after year, we continue to see the students improving their skill sets. These improvements are a major component of our goal as committee members.
Bob Keith
I reached out to several industry colleagues who have their fingers on the pulse of an industry that is in a state of rapid change. I think you will truly enjoy their insight into this subject.
Bob Keith
As a repairer, we need to meet consumer goals and perform high-quality repairs that meet OEM standards and make a profit!
Bob Keith
SkillsUSA National Competition is totally dependent on a very large, very dedicated contingent of volunteers who work with great passion to design, create and facilitate the collision repair and refinish competition. 
Bob Keith