Choosing The Right Fleet Management Solution

There are many mistakes to avoid when it comes to researching and implementing a fleet management solution. That’s why we partnered with Field Technologies in creating Top 5 Fleet Management Mistakes to Avoid.

We want you to be as informed as possible when it comes to improving your operation with the latest in fleet tracking technology.

With the impending FMCSA mandate deadline drawing closer every day, we’ve seen a lot of new businesses pop up offering “ELD” and other fleet solutions. The last  thing you want is to be going through the implementation process again next year because the solution you chose over-promised and under-delivered.

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How Asset Tracking Saves Time and Money

How Asset Tracking Saves Time and Money

Businesses are always looking for ways to be more efficient. But they don’t try to increase efficiency so they can take longer coffee breaks. The end goal of improving current processes is, of course, to reduce costs, increase revenue, and grow the business.

And so many operations have their eyes open for opportunities to work more efficiently. The question becomes, “how can you get significant results without dramatically altering the operations of  your organization?”  If you’re still tracking your assets and equipment the old-fashioned way, the answer is easier than you may think.

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Why Companies Choose OneView for ELDs

We’re aware that Pedigree Technologies is not the only player in the ELD game. Even so, we truly believe that we have the most intuitive and powerful ELD solution on the market.

When we’re at a trade show or talking with a potential customer, one of the most common questions we get is “What makes OneView ELDs better than everybody else’s?” It’s a great question and one that we never get tired of answering.

So here are just a few of the reasons why companies choose to implement ELDs on the OneView platform:

Time-Tested Experience

Pedigree Technologies is well established in the market, with around 5 years of providing a high-quality ELD solution. If you look closely, there are very few of our competitors who have been doing this for 3 or more years.

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Technology Training for the Non-Tech Savvy

For most people, change is hard. If someone isn’t comfortable with technology, having to learn a new software or tech solution can be a negative experience. If you need to train people who are not tech-savvy, it’s important to know that their pushback against technology is natural and temporary. With the right approach, even the most stubborn hold-outs will adapt and be glad they did.

Prepare and Test

Over the years, there have been countless times that I have walked into a computer lab to conduct software training only to be bombarded with computers that won’t load, passwords that don’t work, overhead projector hookups with no sound, and many other surprises. These kinds of issues put can put people on edge.

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How to Get Your Company to Actually Use New Technology

How to Get Your Company to Actually Use New Technology

Change is a surprisingly difficult thing for most companies and the hard truth is that if you can’t adapt, you lose. This happens all the time when companies spend money on technology. Let’s say you’ve just found a great technology solution that promises a big ROI, greater efficiency, happier customers, or even an end to world hunger.

Here’s how the process usually goes:

  1. Find great technology solution
  2. Purchase great technology solution
  3. Roll out great technology solution
  4. No one uses great technology solution and business continues as it always has

Sound familiar? I bet you can think of at least one instance where this has happened in your company. Why is adopting new technology into our businesses so difficult? How do we get the people in our company to change?

Here are some tips that we’ve seen make a difference:

Internal champions

There needs to be an overall champion for the new technology in the business and that person needs to be empowered. Even better, there should be a champion for the new technology in each department. The positive attitude and belief in a better way in a few people can help the rest of the employees change. Thought of the other way, bad attitudes, unchecked, can easily prevent change from taking place. Head those off with your own leaders.

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