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5 Ways to Develop Leaders in your Fleet Operation

When hiring a staff, fleet managers might look for applicants who are well trained and will make good employees, as it’s important for fleet managers to fill roles with the right people who can get the job done. But once those employees are hired, then it’s time to develop and train them to be leaders. [...]

By |2019-03-20T18:24:50+00:00March 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Develop Leaders in your Fleet Operation

Benefits of Fleet Management Software vs ERP

It’s a common issue amongst fleet operations. The company as a whole is using enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, so the fleet operation is expected to use it for its day-to-day fleet management needs as well. From the upper-management position, using the ERP solution the company is already paying for and has integrated across all [...]

By |2019-03-18T16:46:04+00:00March 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Benefits of Fleet Management Software vs ERP

RTA Concludes Annual Users’ Conference

ORLANDO, March 15, 2019 – RTA Fleet Management Software concluded its annual users’ conference on Friday by announcing next year’s event will be held in Las Vegas. RTA Connect 2020 will mark the 30th anniversary of the conference. RTA Connect 2019 hosted attendees from 33 states, Canada and Guam. Forty-six classes were held during the [...]

By |2019-03-15T14:01:10+00:00March 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RTA Concludes Annual Users’ Conference

RTA Kicks off Annual Users’ Conference in Orlando

ORLANDO, March 13, 2019 – RTA Fleet Management Software officially kicked off its annual users’ conference, RTA Connect, in Orlando on Wednesday. The event will follow the theme of “Making a Positive Impact” as RTA strives to empower fleet managers to save time, decrease costs and make roadways safer. Guests from 33 states, Canada and [...]

By |2019-03-13T14:42:35+00:00March 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RTA Kicks off Annual Users’ Conference in Orlando

Fleet Managers: Best Practices for End-of-Period Reporting

Fleet managers are tasked with keeping their operation on-budget and on-schedule to hit company goals and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). To do this, managers need to monitor specific data from their fleet throughout the year, at designated periods. Get tips on what data fleet managers should consider monitoring at end-of-period to ensure the operation is [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:26+00:00March 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fleet Managers: Best Practices for End-of-Period Reporting

4 Ways to Simplify Your Fleet Operation’s Inventory Process

Taking inventory of a fleet operation’s parts room is a necessary task – but if you’re not organized it can be a difficult job. If parts are scattered around the shop and there is no process in place, conducting inventory can require several staff members, and take numerous days to complete. But if an operation [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:27+00:00March 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 4 Ways to Simplify Your Fleet Operation’s Inventory Process

Ariz. Department of Corrections Creates Fleet Training Program to Curb Recidivism

According to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, each month about 1,600 inmates are released from Arizona prisons. Of that number, about 39 percent are expected to return to prison for committing another crime. Nationally, rates of recidivism (a person’s relapse into criminal behavior) are even more staggering. According to a study by the National Institute of [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:27+00:00February 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ariz. Department of Corrections Creates Fleet Training Program to Curb Recidivism

5 Ways to Develop and Train Better Technicians

The backbone of every fleet operation is the shop’s technicians. Without them, the operation is unable to keep up with repairs and maintenance on its fleet. While operations need a certain number of technicians on staff to keep up with the volume of work, they also need quality technicians who can diagnose and repair complex [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:27+00:00February 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Ways to Develop and Train Better Technicians

10 Tips for How to Organize Your Fleet Operation’s Parts Room

Parts rooms can quickly become one of the most disorganized areas of a fleet operation. Without order and planning, technicians and other staff members can waste valuable time trying to track down parts to complete tasks, and parts can be over-ordered if inventory isn’t updated, costing operations money. To prevent this, fleet operations should organize [...]

By |2019-02-20T15:52:53+00:00February 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 10 Tips for How to Organize Your Fleet Operation’s Parts Room

5 Reasons Why Good Customer Service Matters

When fleet operations – like a lot of companies -- create lists of what is important to their business, they might include hiring a quality staff, making profits, staying on budget and hitting deadlines and goals. Often overlooked is the importance of providing good customer service. While we might think of customer service as an [...]

By |2019-03-06T07:50:27+00:00February 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Reasons Why Good Customer Service Matters