Attracting the right drivers for your taxi business: know your numbers

No taxi business owner wants to spend time running around looking for employees, and you are never guaranteed what or who you will get if you don’t have a clear picture of who you want.  Think about it: you want a specific person who possesses all the critical traits to help your taxi business achieve […] Read more »

How to Create a Hiring System For Your Taxi Business

Problems will arise and continue to arise if you have no system for hiring new drivers and dispatchers. If you have no consistent way to approach the task, you will never know which piece is effective.  The hiring process itself greatly benefits from having a system in place. The typical hiring process for a typical […] Read more »

Advertising to hire for your taxi business: a checklist

Today I want to share with you a a simple checklist to use when advertising to attract the best employees possible for your taxi business, be it drivers, dispatchers or managers. 1:  Have a headline. The purpose of a headline is to grab attention, not to give an idea about what your ad is about. […] Read more »

How NOT To Hire For Your Taxi Company

Judging by all the comments and emails I received, last week’s article “I love our industry: TLPA and “the bad guys”” seems to have hit the nail on the head. Why are we having all these issues in our industry? Truth be told, it all starts with the taxi business owner. Not your employees. You. […] Read more »

Finally, a break: a post not about idiots!:)

If you have been following my website for a while, you know what I think about our industry: there aren’t too many smart people in it. Everybody does things same old way, often even when it makes no sense whatsoever. In all my products, my “17 Critical Mistakes You Must Avoid That Can Ruin Your […] Read more »

Problem #1: Finding quality drivers

As I told you before, July turned out to be INCREDIBLY BUSY for me. After accepting a lot of new members into my Taxi Profits Inner Circle and Taxi Business Success System (which based on all the feedback and questions I am currently updating to an even better version), it turned out that for a […] Read more »

Jealous of Uber? Don’t be: Uber Sued By Taxi And Livery Companies In Chicago For Consumer Fraud And More

Apps are on the mind of many taxi business owners right now. Uber is coming to new and new cities, creating a lot of buzz. A lot of guys in our industry get jealous. There is, however, nothing to be jealous about. First, you don’t know how much money Uber is making. A lot of […] Read more »

Another great article about what it’s like to be a taxi driver in NYC: New York Taxi Drivers Unsure They Will See Benefits of a Fare Increase

As he ended his shift on Tuesday at a gas station in Midtown Manhattan, Alderete Faustino, a New York City cabby for 25 years, squinted warily at the receipt that laid out his earnings for the day. Alderete Faustino has been driving a cab in New York City for 25 years. Read more… Read more »