You are a Contractor!

If you drive Rideshare, you are a contractor. Get over it. You work when you want. You work for other companies. when you want and who you want. You know what the payment agreement is before you start.  You decide who does or does not get into your personal car.  You deduct all your expenses …

Rideshare Drivers Cheer DiDi Competition

Read the article here to see what’s going on for Brisbane rideshare drivers and ‘Why your Uber driver may be cancelling your ride this week.’ [August 1, 2019] Rideshare drivers are at the mercy of their platform providers: they set the fare rates they charge customers and the fees they charge drivers. If you want …

A Flying Uber Down Under in 2020

Not in my lifetime you say! Well, they are coming Down Under in one year (this post is 2019). You Uber drivers Down Under need to look into getting a pilot’s license. Uber is set to use Melbourne as an international pilot city for its planned air taxi service, with test flights to begin as …

The Uber Subscription Model

Uber’s Ride Pass is coming, and you should know what that means to your Rideshare Business! For a monthly fee of $24.99 (most places), a subscriber gets a discount on all the Uber X and Pool rides they want without EVER paying surge prices. They get FREE Uber Eats delivery and they also get 30 …

Tech and the New Capitalism

July 25, 2015 In The Guardian article, The end of capitalism has begun, Paul Mason presents an economic spin on how IT shaped our past and could possibly shape our future.   Yes, it’s always been disruptive and will only become more so. Reviewing the impact of past social, economic, and historical events invites reflection, it’s becoming clear that our thinking has …