BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY, a leading supplier of technology solutions for the automotive aftermarket, is teaming up with auto repair technology coach DRIVE for a free webinar Aug. 5, 2021, to help anyone who repairs vehicles fully exploit tech in their operations.
The webinar, titled “Implement the Best Technology & Train Your Team to Use it!” will be presented by industry veterans David Saline and John “J.B.” Burkhauser, who have both been on the front line of auto repair and sales for decades.
To register, click here.
The 90-minute webinar will cover the following topics, among others:
- Utilizing technology to its full potential
- How to measure your shop’s performance
- How to use technology to grow your shop
- Incorporating technology in your SOP
- Setting goals and meeting them
- Maintaining best practices
- Improving team morale and work-life balance
- Implementing ongoing training in shop operations and vehicle repair
- Expanding/opening additional shops
- Leveraging technology to recruit great technicians
“Every shop can benefit from upping their technology game, but not every shop is fully taking advantage of it, and some simply don’t know how to make the most of it. This all-encompassing webinar will open shop owners’ eyes not only to what’s available, but the practical solutions they can implement to increase efficiency, build a happier team, and most importantly, increase profits,” said Dave Weston, director of marketing for BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY.
“Tech’s use in your repair operation isn’t limited to diagnosing and fixing cars. It’s your most effective way to engage customers, drive repeat business, and increase AROs,” added Saline, vice president of sales for DRIVE.
“We’re excited to partner with one of the leaders in the auto aftermarket to present this useful webinar, hopefully the first of many.”
J.B. Burkhauser is BOLT ON’s director of education. Burkhauser is an auto repair specialist with over 35 years of experience—with expertise ranging from A Level and ASE Certified Master Tech, Shop Advisor/Manager, to Automotive Trade School Instructor, and Technical Writer.
He is a highly sought-after industry thought leader who has been published in both the U.S. and Europe.
David Saline is a proven industry leader in the automotive and truck repair business. With over 30 years of experience, Saline has been ranked as one of the Top 30 Truck Technicians in the nation by the American Trucking Association.
His certifications and recognitions include ASE Master Certified in Automotive, Medium-Heavy Truck, School Buses, Service Writer and Parts; over 40 different OEM certifications; and Master and Master Elite of Shop Management Awards by DRIVE. As vice president of sales forDRIVE, he mentors and helps shop owners improve their businesses while enjoying a better and more productive life.
The webinar will also include a presentation by Gretchen Geist, who will talk about how she successfully implemented Digital Vehicle Inspections from BOLT ON and best practices from DRIVE in her Alaska repair shop, Diamond Plated Automotive.
“Implement the Best Technology & Train Your Team to Use It!” begins at 3 p.m. EDT on Aug. 5, 2021, and is free to all participants from the automotive industry.
To register, click here.
DRIVE is the largest high-tech coaching and training company specifically built for the auto aftermarket industry. Since 1993, DRIVE has helped thousands of business owners achieve their goals and have a better life.
For more information, visit www.driveshops.com.
About BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY
BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY equips the automotive aftermarket with award-winning technology tools to improve customer communication. The company’s digital vehicle inspection technology instantly transmits photos, videos and text messages to more effectively communicate automotive repair details, thereby increasing consumer trust, boosting sales and empowering shops to build long-term customer relationships. Along with ongoing training and support, BOLT ON’s integrated mobile, digital and cloud-based tools also reduce problems inherent in the service process, while increasing shop productivity, revenue, and customer satisfaction. Over the years, BOLT ON has worked with nearly 10,000 independent repair shops, who have used the platform to send more than 66 million repair photos to vehicle owners.
For more information, visit the BOLT ON TECHNOLOGY website or call 610-890-3240.