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Top 10 Reasons to Choose PDR over a Conventional Body Shop Repair

with:  Paul Kordon, Dentmasters There’ s no doubt that if you own and operate a vehicle you are going to experience a ding, dent, or even collision damage.  Ever since the creation of the automobile [...]

By |March 16, 2015|Body Shop, Education, Marketing, Retail, Selling|Comments Off on Top 10 Reasons to Choose PDR over a Conventional Body Shop Repair

Get Plugged in While you Work, Podcast Recommendation

Check out this really entertaining podcast from This American Life.  Discover the behind the scenes scenarios and colorful characters captured in this story about a Jeep dealership in Long Island, NY trying to meet their [...]

By |March 13, 2015|Dealership, Selling|Comments Off on Get Plugged in While you Work, Podcast Recommendation

Get S.M.A.R.T. with New PDR Software, Mobile Tech Books

with:  Eric Garves, Five Star PDR Paintless Dent Repair has entered the new era of digital invoicing and estimating.  Companies that are on the edge of innovation have welcomed the new technologies with open arms [...]

By |March 13, 2015|estimating, Hail, Industry Trends, Pricing, Software, Systems, Tools|Comments Off on Get S.M.A.R.T. with New PDR Software, Mobile Tech Books

PDR Nation Aims to Unite, Educate, and Certify the Industry

with:  Gene Fetty, Dent Repair Now PDR Nation is a fairly new trade organization within the paintless dent repair industry.  Currently, PDR Nation consist of over 225 technician members worldwide.  In order to join prospective [...]

By |March 11, 2015|Certification, Education, Industry Trends, Marketing, Trade Organizations, Training|Comments Off on PDR Nation Aims to Unite, Educate, and Certify the Industry

Moving Metal with Wide Directional Pushing

with:  Sal Contreras, Dent Expert Sal Contreras has been repairing dents in the San Francisco Bay Area, since 1991.  If you haven’t seen his amazing work on complex large dents, take a minute and check [...]

By |March 8, 2015|Education, How to, Techniques, Tools|Comments Off on Moving Metal with Wide Directional Pushing

My Car was Damaged in a Hail Storm, Now What?

with:  Dan Ontrop, Dan O Dents The local news station has been predicting the potential for severe weather now for a couple of days.  Like most people, you turn a blind eye because meteorologists tend [...]

By |March 6, 2015|Body Shop, Hail|Comments Off on My Car was Damaged in a Hail Storm, Now What?

Be the Expert, Submit an Article

PDRtalk is joint venture. The goal is to share knowledge that is stored within the expert minds and hands of paintless dent repair technicians all over the world. The transfer of valuable ideas, techniques, and [...]

By |February 28, 2015|Education, Industry Trends|Comments Off on Be the Expert, Submit an Article

Are You Ready for Hail? (members only)

with Dan Ontrop, Dan O Dents, (Celina, Ohio USA) Finally old man winter is starting to lose steam. The days are getting longer, grass is getting greener, and temperatures are rising. These days are filled with anticipation [...]

By |February 26, 2015|Body Shop, Hail, Members Only|Comments Off on Are You Ready for Hail? (members only)

C’est la Vie, An American Hail Guy Abroad

with Keith Hebert Every route tech and hail guy has dreamed of traveling the world chasing hail storms.  In the perfect situation you can make some good money, meet new people, and experience a new [...]

By |February 17, 2015|Body Shop, Hail|Comments Off on C’est la Vie, An American Hail Guy Abroad

Create a Powerful Online Ad Campaign in 15 Minutes

with: Richard Routson, Dentmasters (Virginia, USA) The Yellow Pages are dead.  Online searches are your number one source for acquiring new customers.  Google is the leader in internet searches.  The Google search results page is broken down [...]

By |February 17, 2015|Advertising, Education, Marketing, Retail, SEO, Software, Website Help|Comments Off on Create a Powerful Online Ad Campaign in 15 Minutes