Articles by John Yoswick

Attendees at the recent CIECA “Connex” conference heard about efforts to automate research of OEM repair information, watched a live vehicle crash test at the IIHS, and were told that some technology automakers are adding to vehicles actually may be adding to driver distraction.
A panel of shop representatives share how they handle ADAS and make future predictions.
Take a look at what larger collision repair organizations are working on and seeing down the road.
Kicking off the seventh annual “MSO Symposium” during NACE Automechanika in Atlanta this summer, consultant Vince Romans said consolidation of the industry is “slowing” but “has not stopped.”
What are some of the current top concerns for independent collision repair shop owners – and what solutions are they finding to help address those issues? That was the focus of ABRN’s annual Collision Industry Roundtable, a panel brought together to discuss where they see their businesses – and the industry as a whole – headed.
Looking for an idea to spark some improvement in some aspect of your business? Chances are, another shop owner somewhere in the country has implemented just the idea that will work for your shop as well.
Ready to get started being recognized for a job well done? Here are some places you may want to start.
From legal skirmishes to ‘AI’ and consolidation, here’s what to watch for this coming year.