Podcasts

How I Did It: Frank Leutz

Beyond building a $1.6 million operation, Frank is the host of Wrench Nation, is an industry consultant and coach, and runs a successful YouTube channel. Leutz details his career journey, how he grew Desert Car Care Chandler and how other shop owners can implement creative marketing tactics to improve their own operations.
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Grow: Build a Pipeline of Employees

In July’s edition of Ratchet+Wrench Radio’s Grow Podcast, host Rissy Sutherland revisits one of the major issues facing the industry today: the technician shortage. She and her guests tackle how shops can consistently recruit the industry's future talent.
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How I Did It: Jeff Matt

Jeff Matt owns the six-location Victory Auto Service & Glass operation in Minnesota. He details how he grew his network and offers advice for any shop owner looking to expand.
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Innovate: A Top-Down Approach to Improving Efficiency

No two shops are the same, and various factors can determine a shop's efficiency numbers. However, there are universal tips that can improve one of the most crucial KPIs that determines profitability. In this episode of Ratchet+Wrench Radio, Andy Fiffick lays out how he builds his shops from the ground up for maximum efficiency.


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Grow: Fighting the Technician Shortage

In June’s Grow podcast, Rissy Sutherland speaks with two members of NASTF’s Road to Great Technicians board, Jill Saunders and Donny Seyfer, whose objective is to recruit new technicians, train them and communicate their findings to the industry.
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