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Rideshare Tip #6: Ask riders these 4 questions to boost your ratings and tips

As a driver, I would recommend beginning each trip with a handful of questions in mind. Ask, listen, respond, and you're on your way to higher ratings and tips. 1. Do you have a preference for the route? As I noted in an earlier post, I think Google Maps is your friend and you should [...]

By | 2017-06-24T14:24:45+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Drivers, Gear|0 Comments

Rideshare Tip #5: Play Uber and Lyft off one another, as a driver or rider

One of the best pieces of advice I can offer, whether you're a rider or a driver, is to play Uber and Lyft off one another. Make competition and the free market work for you! If you're a rider, you should have both the Uber and Lyft apps installed on your phone. When you decide [...]

By | 2017-06-24T14:23:37+00:00 June 24th, 2017|Driving, Riders, Technology|0 Comments

Rideshare Tip #4: Drive like everyone else on road is drunk, high on meth, and texting

The most valuable thing I've learned as a driver for Uber and Lyft is a more defensive driving style. While driving for money or otherwise, you'd do well to assume that everyone else on the road is intoxicated, distracted, and bent on killing you. Driving is probably the most dangerous activity you take part in. This [...]

By | 2017-06-24T13:22:48+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Driving|0 Comments