Because of my unique perspective as someone who grew up in the collision industry and also has an MBA with a specialization in finance, I often hear comments and assumptions made that make me cringe. At best, these comments can cause real harm if left unaddressed, and at worst can be used by savvy buyers to mislead a seller.
Consolidation in the collision industry continues to march forward at an astounding pace. The largest companies in the industry continue to aggressively grow through acquisitions, or by buying existing collision repair operators.
Relying on the MacGyver bucket is telltale of a repair process that wasn't planned out correctly from the start. And because of that, your tech is now scrambling to meet the pressure of on-time delivery.
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