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 #3: Get a Dustbuster to keep your car clean

No one likes to be in a dirty car, especially if they're paying for the privilege! One of the easiest ways to keep your car clean, whether you're driving for a ridesharing app or not, is to use a dustbuster. Sure you could go to a car wash and drop a couple of quarters into [...]

By | 2017-04-29T15:53:44+00:00 April 29th, 2017|Driving, Gear|0 Comments

Rideshare Tip #2: Google Maps is your friend

Can you imagine ridesharing in the age before Google maps and other navigation aids? I'm old enough that I remember taking taxis in the days before smart phones. In those bygone days, you and the driver would often have a running conversation during the ride in order to reach your destination without getting lost. Today, [...]

By | 2017-04-29T15:53:18+00:00 April 29th, 2017|Driving, Gear|0 Comments