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Want to Start a Trucking Company? Here’s What You Need to Succeed.

What you need to succeed as a trucking company.

One of the most exciting career moves you can make is deciding to strike out on your own and start your own business. If you’re looking to turn your passion for trucking and the open road into a profitable business, there are a few proven strategies you should consider...

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Overcoming Traffic Boredom: Tips for Truckers

How long haul truckers stay busy on the open road!

Getting stuck in traffic is an occupational hazard for long-haul truckers (and anyone who spends time on the road, for that matter). While you can’t do anything about the traffic, you should be able to do something about your boredom. Next time you are stuck on the road, try...

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(Guest Post) Improving Fleet Safety with Gamification

Can gamification improve fleet safety?

Though gamification is not necessarily a new concept, it is something that has been growing in popularity as a way to encourage good driver behavior and improve both business and employee performance. For fleets, telematics-enabled gamification of driver safety training is possible with a combination of positive encouragement and...

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(Guest Post) The Best Ways to Save Money Running a Business Fleet

Reducing Fleet Costs

Saving money on a business fleet might seem impossible to many aspiring fleet managers, but there are a few things that you can do to trim down your expenses. If you are just starting up and have to use some of your own capital, finding ways to effectively cut...

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Why There’s No Such Thing as an FMCSA Certified ELD

Why there's no such thing as an FMCSA certified ELD.

When it comes to finding an ELD solution, there are just as many potential pitfalls as there are opportunities for success. With just about everyone and their dog jumping on the compliance caravan, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the flood of providers who have suddenly taken an interest...

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(Guest Post) The 6 Most Exciting Innovations in Automotive Technology

Are our cars about to outsmart us?

What do supercars have in common with explosive technological progress? They both move really, really fast. Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Cars have long had the ability to communicate with the internet. In fact, many of the Tesla models on the road received their driverless capabilities via a software update. However, cars...

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(Guest Post) 4 Tips for Managing Your Business Fleet

Tips for managing your business fleet.

For fleet-owning businesses, company vehicles are among their most prized assets. When you have a fleet of well-maintained, reliable vehicles at your disposal, the only thing you have to worry about is making sure that you manage your growing fleet properly. The following are a few pointers to help...

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What the DOT 16-Hour Rule Means for You

What do you know about the DOT 16 Hour Rule?

  Hours of service (HOS) tracking is often cited as one of the most time-consuming tasks that long-haul truck drivers perform on a regular basis. With the new electronic logging device (ELD) legislation overhauling the methods that drivers use to track their record of duty status, many motor carriers...

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13 Jun, 2017

Benefits on a Budget: 5 Inexpensive Ways to Reward Your Employees

We take a look at 5 of the best employee reward ideas.
13 Jun, 2017

  It is entirely natural for employees to expect recognition for their hard work. Recognizing and rewarding this good work is a great way to show that you truly care about your employees. In addition to the inevitable morale boost, rewarding employees will also drive them to be more...

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08 Jun, 2017

Fleet Manager™ Ranked in Top 5 for Performance, Ease of Use, and Customer Service

2017 Reviewers' Choice for Fleet Management Software
08 Jun, 2017

It’s one thing to say your product is the best. It’s another thing entirely to have hundreds of users vouch for your solution. Software Advice has just released their Reviewer’s Choice picks for the best fleet management solution. While this honor might not come as a surprise to our...

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