Author: Power Shift

Requirements for Working as an Uber Driver

Uber cabs are becoming more commonplace all the time in the UK. This being the case a lot of people are now wondering what it takes to be an Uber taxi driver. Below is a guide to help you get started. What’ll you need Below are the main things you’ll need to get in order to work as an Uber driver Your own vehicle – The most obvious thing you’ll need to work as an Uber driver is your own vehicle. Your vehicle will need to meet Uber’s standards before you’re cleared to work for them. It’s a good...

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Saving Money on Campervan Insurance

Camping is one of the best ways to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and relax in the surroundings of nature. Many people who like to go camping own a campervan. Owning a campervan can be a great way to enjoy the outdoors whilst also keeping some of the comforts of home. If you do own a campervan then you’ll need to get it covered with a campervan insurance policy. Insurance is more costly now than ever so you want to take any steps you can in order to keep the costs down. Below are...

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Things to Consider When Starting a Business in the Motor Trade

If you have worked in the motor trade for a while and are thinking of setting up your own business then it’s important that you have a clear plan of action in order to give your new venture the best chance of success. Running a successful business requires a lot of hard work but also a good amount of knowledge when it comes to the key decisions you’ll need to make. Below are some of the most important things you need to consider when starting out. Premises The premises you choose for your motor trade business is very important. The...

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Running a Successful Taxi Operation

The taxi industry in the UK is a huge one, with countless taxi firms scattered throughout the country. If you’re curious about what’s required in order to run a successful taxi operation then you should find the information below very informative. Invest in a range of cars and minibuses When you run a taxi firm, you need to be able to cater to the needs of different types of customers. Often a journey will just be for 1 or 2 customers so a regular car is plenty but if there’s a large party of people who need a ride...

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Practicalities of Running A Trucking Company

If you’ve ever wondered what it takes to run a successful trucking company then you should find this post extremely interesting. Trucking companies account for a big part of the UK’s economy, with thousands of trucks transporting goods across the country everyday. Below are the key things required in order to run a successful trucking company. Getting trucks The most obvious thing that’s required in order to run a trucking company is the trucks themselves. There are many decisions to make where this is concerned. Do you buy new or used? Buy or lease? When it comes to buying or...

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