Articles by Alex Van Abbema

Leadership Boot Camp

The two leadership experts in this article have mapped out a program that, from beginning to end, provides a blueprint for anyone looking to become a more effective leader. In fact, Ratchet+Wrench can back it up with data culled from the 2018 Ratchet+Wrench Industry Survey.
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Going Green with an ROI

As Gary Jeck can attest, going green isn’t just a feel-good story—it’s a way to boost your shop’s bottom line and improve its position in the marketplace. Here's how one simple eco-friendly effort has benefitted his shop.


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World Class Technicians: Kenneth Bridges

Ratchet+Wrench continues its weekly series looking at 2018’s World Class Technician recipients, including a brief bio of their career, and their thoughts on the industry. The newest profile is on Kenneth Bridges, market manager for Ellsworth VIP Tires and Service for the past seven years.


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