GPS Insight White Paper on “Big Brother” Employee Fears, Driver Safety Takes Top Spot in GE Capital Fleet Services Survey, Fleetmatics CEO and CFO Speaking at Business Conferences
GPS Insight on Overcoming Employee Objections to “Big Brother”
GPS Insight customers have found that employee perceptions related to fears for some of them that “Big Brother is watching them” are influenced greatly by how a GPS tracking initiative is presented internally. It’s an easy objection to overcome if management explains the benefits to the company and the employee. GPS Insight is helping customers through the process and making the transition smooth for fleet managers and employees. GPS Insight is providing customers with a significant ROI, as any decrease in a fleet’s operating costs results in more profitability. A white paper explores and issues and the benefits of GPS tracking a company and its employees. Learn more.
Driver Safety Tops GE Capital Fleet Services Fleet Manager Survey
The top concern for fleet managers is ensuring the safety of their drivers, according to a recent survey by GE Capital Fleet Services. More than a third (36%) of fleet managers cited it as their predominant concern, outpacing cost-savings goals and workforce productivity (22% each). That’s up significantly since last year’s survey when just 23% cited driver safety as their leading concern. At that time, meeting cost-savings goals (26%) was the most pressing issue facing fleet managers. This year, fleet managers are using a number of different tactics to manage costs with vehicle purchasing decisions, activating telematics, and analytics solutions as the top three. Learn more.
Fleetmatics Group Top Executives Speaking at Business Conferences
Fleetmatics Group, a global provider of fleet management solutions for commercial fleet vehicles delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), announced that Jim Travers, Chief Executive Officer and Steve Lifshatz, Chief Financial Officer are scheduled to present at the following upcoming conferences: Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Global Technology Conference in San Francisco, CA on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. PDT (2:30 p.m. EDT); William Blair & Co. 33rd Annual Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, IL on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. CDT (9:00 a.m. EDT). A live webcast of these presentations will also be available on the investor relations portion of the company’s website at ir.fleetmatics.com. Learn more.