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New Name + New Features & Platform for PDR Management App Mobile Tech RX

with: Eric Garves, Five Star PDR (Austin, Texas USA) It has been about 4 months since veteran PDR techs Eric Garves and Daimen Simmons released their PDR management/estimating app, Mobile Tech Books.  PDRtalk wrote an [...]

By |June 25, 2015|estimating, Hail, hail management, Software, Tools|Comments Off on New Name + New Features & Platform for PDR Management App Mobile Tech RX

(preview) Servicing Dent Warranties – How to make them work for you!

with: Paul Kordon and Richard Routson, Dentmasters (Northern Virginia, USA) Dent Warranty programs are very popular third party F&I products that generate a ton of cash for the sales departments of car dealerships all over [...]

By |June 6, 2015|Consumer awareness, How to, Selling, Systems|Comments Off on (preview) Servicing Dent Warranties – How to make them work for you!

Servicing Dent Warranties – How to make them work for you! (members only)

with: Paul Kordon & Richard Routson, Dentmasters (Virginia, USA) Dent Warranty programs are very popular third party F&I products that generate a ton of cash for the sales departments of car dealerships all over the [...]

By |June 6, 2015|Consumer awareness, Industry Trends, Members Only, Selling, Systems|Comments Off on Servicing Dent Warranties – How to make them work for you! (members only)

The Truth about Dent Warranty Programs

The power has shifted in the car buying game. Because of a wealth of resources available online to research vehicles and price comparison shop, consumers now have the upper hand when negotiating the purchase price [...]

By |May 14, 2015|Consumer awareness, Dealership, Education, Insurance|Comments Off on The Truth about Dent Warranty Programs

Urgent: Is Your Dent Repair Website Mobile Friendly?

with: Richard Routson, Dentmasters (Virginia, USA) If your website looks and functions poorly on a cell phone, you are losing potential customers and search result rankings. The mobile revolution is here. Internet searches on cell [...]

By |May 7, 2015|Advertising, Education, Retail, SEO, Website Help|Comments Off on Urgent: Is Your Dent Repair Website Mobile Friendly?

Instagram and PDR: A Pocket Portfolio

with: Paul Kordon, Dentmasters (Virginia, USA) If you’re a PDR technician and don’t utilize Instagram as a marketing tool yet then this article is for you! I can’t claim that I have mastered the art of [...]

By |March 30, 2015|Advertising, How to, Marketing, Social Media|Comments Off on Instagram and PDR: A Pocket Portfolio

Ding Stinger Hail Estimating App Continues to Evolve (UPDATE, discontinued in 2016)

with:  Jake Durfee, Certified Hail and Dent Inc Creating a proper estimate is an extremely important step in the automotive hail damage repair cycle.  Insurance carriers have given technicians a guideline on how to price [...]

By |March 26, 2015|estimating, Hail, Pricing, Retail, Software|Comments Off on Ding Stinger Hail Estimating App Continues to Evolve (UPDATE, discontinued in 2016)

Workers’ Compensation, Are you Covered?

with:  Gavin Reherman, AcuDent - Paintless Dent Repair (Kentucky, USA) Workers’ compensation is important to employees in many industries and provides wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured at work. It is also important to employers [...]

By |March 26, 2015|Hail, Insurance|Comments Off on Workers’ Compensation, Are you Covered?

UPDATE: Dent Trainer Radio Brings MS Awareness and Boosts Fund $18k in 3 Days

Dent Trainer Radio is having a special fundraiser edition this Thursday (3/26/15) at 8:00 pm!  There will be great deals on your favorite PDR tools.  All proceeds will go to fellow dent technician, Jennifer Lehl [...]

By |March 25, 2015|Social Media, tech spotlight, Training|Comments Off on UPDATE: Dent Trainer Radio Brings MS Awareness and Boosts Fund $18k in 3 Days

Slaying Monster Dents Without Painting

with:  Brice Kelly, Central Florida Dent Repair Brice Kelly has been making some noise on industry insider Facebook pages lately.  The videos he has posted of his PDR work are simply amazing.  He is repairing [...]

By |March 20, 2015|Education, How to, tech spotlight, Techniques, Tools|Comments Off on Slaying Monster Dents Without Painting