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Mercedes Are Working On The Van of the Future!

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Well – this month has been rife with excitement, hasn’t it? What started with a slightly dull, very sensible post about road safety quickly escalated into something else entirely! Last week, we discussed new ergonomic seating and dashboards for Ford Transit vans, and THIS week…well, this week, we’ll be discussing something even MORE exciting. This week, we’ll be taking a look at the van of the future! (more…)

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Your Transit Van Just Got More Comfortable

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Bit of an odd post today, as you may have seen by the title. And before you ask – no, it’s not sponsored or anything. I just wanted to talk about a specific brand of van, because I know many of you darlings like it and drive it in your day-to-day jobs. So I just know those of you who do will be ecstatic at what I have to tell you. (more…)

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Looking For Courier Driver Training? This Course May Be For You

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First off, before we even begin, a warning – I’m feeling quite perky today. So if I sound excitable in this post, you lot will know why! (more…)

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Gertie’s Safe Driving Tips

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I hope you’re having an excellent start to your summer and enjoying the balmy weather. After all those months of winter, we deserve it! (more…)

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Top Tips for Buying a Courier Franchise

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Well – I must say I did not expect what happened to me this past week!

If you have been reading my blog for any length of time, you know I tend to pick my subjects for each post fairly independently and they often just outright fall into my lap. This week, however, my choice came about a little differently –someone actually specifically requested it! (more…)

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Are Electric Vehicles Good For Courier Jobs?

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Before we begin today’s post, let me start by thanking you all for the kind feedback on the past few posts. It seems the more serious subjects go down well with you lot and I even seem to have gained a few new readers off of them (at least according to those fancy statistics sites Stevie has shown me). (more…)

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Top Tips for Employing New Drivers

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I hope you’re all well and continuing to enjoy this not very sunny, but rather mild spring we are having. And, of course, I hope you’re ready for another romp through the wonderful world of courier driving, courtesy of yours truly! (more…)

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Why Tyres Matter to An Owner Driver

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Well, to say the last month has been a rollercoaster ride is an understatement! The weather can’t seem to make up its mind about what season it is. Eating outside in the garden is just as likely to end in everyone getting drenched as being the lovely experience it should be at this time of the year. (more…)

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How Smart Motorways Can Help An Owner Driver

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Well – it’s the final week of the month, and guess what? We finally have a fun post! Hooray!! Actually, no, it’s more serious stuff. But I couldn’t resist pulling your leg. Sorry…! (more…)

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Owner Driver Tips: Finding Cheaper Fuel

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Well that first post of the month certainly is the gift that keeps on giving, isn’t it? And to think that at first, I was reluctant to do it! But it went over really well with you lot, and not only did it inspire me to share another useful bit of information last week, it got enough of a response to warrant a follow-up. (more…)

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