Innovating Ancient Ride-Hail Regulation

The following link is to an article in the San Francisco Examiner of the same title that tries to suggest that regulation of the Transportation Network Companies (TNC’s) is a bad idea.  Allow me a moment of your time to explain to you why such regulation is absolutely necessary . . . http://www.sfexaminer.com/innovating-ancient-ride-hail-regulation/   First…

Kalanick, Pay Attention!

Travis, when are you going to pay attention to the best resources you have available? I do not care what type of business you have, the moment it becomes BIG you have a whole bunch of folks looking for ways to take you down. Why the hell are you opening door after door for them…

Taxis and San Francisco Labor History

Uber and the other TNC’s have modeled themselves exactly as a Taxi Company! Taxis and San Francisco Labor History Take all the time you want. But, read this site and the attached paper included in this article. If there is any question that Uber and the other TNC’s are Transportation Companies, it is answered within.…

It Is Not Necessary To Unionize The TNC Companies.

All over the Country, people are trying to force Unionization of companies like Uber, Lyft, SideCar and other technology based companies that use SmartPhone Applications to provide services to their clientele. There is much opposition to this from most of the affected companies and local politicians. Unionization of these workers could take years to form…

Okay Folks, Give Up Some Money!

In order for this Strike to have any impact at all, we need to do something about better notification of our fellow drivers.  San Francisco Drivers you need to spend a few dollars for this. Folks in other cities should consider doing the same. If I can convince some of the San Francisco Drivers to…

The End Of The American Worker . . .

Most people are unaware how far the American Worker has come in the last 50 years, but the reality of how much we are going to lose with this new “Sharing Economy” will be witnessed by us all. The Sharing Economy which is the business model of companies like Uber, Lyft, and SideCar sounded like…

My Weekly Unification Message . . .

I am getting quite bored with suggesting we drivers unify to become a stronger voice together, and nobody does squat! Consider this: Imagine all of the different “Associations” were to create a unification pact with one another, thereby bringing each of our respective memberships together to form one membership. This does not mean you are…