Heavy Machinery: Buy or Rent?

If you are buying your own heavy machinery, installing a GPS tracking device will more than pay off.

There comes a time in some business owner’s lives when the choice to buy heavy machinery or rent various items has to be made. This type of machinery is anything but cheap, and buying can make sense in a lot of cases. On the flipside, renting machinery can also make sense depending on your situation. If you’re currently trying to make this tough decision, here are some of the things you’ll want to consider prior to making that choice. Your Budget: Top Consideration It makes sense to look at your current budget in order to figure out whether or notRead More

What GPS Can do for Fleet Management

What can GPS tracking devices do for your fleet? Here’s some information that you probably didn’t know.

If you run any kind of business that requires the ownership of a fleet, you’ll be doing yourself and your business a lot of good if you install GPS tracking devices on all of the vehicles in your fleet. Why does GPS make a difference? Here are some of the reasons why installing GPS trackers on all the vehicles that you own will benefit your business in a big way. Cutting back on fuel costs: most people don’t think about GPS tracking when it comes to fuel prices, but if you are paying a lot in fuel (and you areRead More

Renting Construction Equipment Safely

How can you protect your heavy machinery rental company? Here are some tips. Call RMT today for a fleet tracking option.

Industrial equipment can be very expensive – just a large industrial tractor can cost anywhere from $75,000 to more than $150,000. So if you’re running a business that involves renting out machinery, you’ll want to do everything within your power to make sure that whoever you are renting to will take care of your equipment. Aside from locking up your machinery every night and surrounding it with guard dogs and a security guard or two, what else can you do to make sure that the equipment you are renting out is in good hands? If you run an industrial equipmentRead More

How Well Do You Know Your Employees?

GPS tracking devices can help prevent theft that might be occurring in your business. Call us today for more information.

You probably see most of the people that you’ve hired and work with every day. In fact, many of us spend more time with coworkers than with anyone else (including our spouses). Surprisingly, the fact that we spend so much time with the people that we hire doesn’t mean that we really know who those people are. How can this be true? Studies have shown that employees steal from businesses more than shoplifters or other types of theives do. A Crazy Fact If you’ve ever watched the show “Mystery Diners” you may have been shocked about some of the elaborateRead More

Ways to Prevent Fuel Card Fraud

Person swiping their credit card at a gas pump.

Keeping a close eye on fuel costs is vital to any fleet business. That’s why a lot of drivers now carry fuel cards, and use those cards to pay for fuel. Unlike cash and other forms of payment, transactions made with a fuel card can be tracked, and are more secure than most other ways to pay. That said, though, there has been a major hike in fuel card fraud over the past few years. Most credit card fraud that happens occurs in the United States, though this is not a US-centric problem. Card fraud is a global issue thatRead More

Android Cars on the Horizon, Google Says

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There is no question that technology advances seemingly at the speed of light. It isn’t just computers – televisions can now be controlled by hand gestures, houses can be controlled remotely from your smartphone, and auto GPS trackers are a only a small part of a much larger system that brings more information than ever before while you drive around in your car. Would you have imagined decades ago that your voice would control a host of features in your car, like playing music on your iPod without ever taking your hands off the wheel? For that matter, who everRead More

The Future of Tech Can Be Scary

Sebastian Lund

To some, the thought of drones, driverless cars, and vehicles that communicate with each other via wifi is downright scary. If you think about this tech too much, you may have the urge to find a cave and a hole and never come out again. Yet even though tech is really moving ahead at a fast pace where the automobile industry is concerned, the fact remains that innovation is a good thing. Driverless Isn’t So Frightening New technology of any kind can scare some people. But, there’s a special kind of fright that comes from a car that drives itself.Read More

The Downside to Self-Driving Cars

Alden Jewell

The thought of a car that doesn’t require a driver is kind of a neat one (especially if you are a science fiction fan!), but there might be a downside to the new cars. A recently published article in The Guardian points to the fact that the mere technology for self-driving cars is enough to put a lot of people out of work. Here’s a further explanation. What Next? Driving is a difficult process that requires all of our concentration, motor skills, and reflexes. Most of us have to be completely concentrated on the road in order to drive safely.Read More

Sliver Cloud Personal Tracker

Silver Cloud Personal Tracker

Our Smart Tracker Plus GPS tracking system is accurate, dependable, and affordable. We also offer this GPS tracking device without any monthly fees. The Smart Tracker Plus is idea for vehicles, trailers, havy equipment, and generators – if you are looking for a way to make sure your valuables are safe at all times, the Smart Tracker Plus is one device you should consider. Features This small device (it measures 4.25” x 3.1” x 1.5” in size) can give you quick asset updates at any time of the day or night. As for battery life, its lithium-ion rechargeable battery willRead More

Ways to Improve Customer Service

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If your business relies on selling a service or item to customers, you can’t afford not to have top-notch customer service tactics in place. Every business can improve customer service, too, it’s just a matter of knowing what your company is doing right, and what can be done better. If you want to improve the way that your clients are being service, but you aren’t sure how, here are some solid tips. 1. Find out what’s wrong. You may think that nothing is wrong with your company, and it can be easy to think this way if sales are decent.Read More