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The Rideshare Guy Podcast is a show dedicated to the rideshare industry and interviews everyone from drivers for Uber and Lyft to CEOs of rideshare companies and academic researchers. Harry Campbell started driving for Uber and Lyft in 2014, and offers a blog, podcast, Youtube channel and video training course to rideshare drivers. We'll cover all of the most popular TNC topics from taxes and insurance to maximizing your profitability and even saving some gas. Whether you drive for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash or Postmates, we'll cover it all!

The Rideshare Guy Podcast is a show dedicated to the rideshare industry and interviews everyone from drivers for Uber and Lyft to CEOs of rideshare companies and academic researchers. Harry Campbell started driving for Uber and Lyft in 2014, and offers a blog, podcast, Youtube channel and video training course to rideshare drivers. We'll cover all of the most popular TNC topics from taxes and insurance to maximizing your profitability and even saving some gas. Whether you drive for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash or Postmates, we'll cover it all!
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The Rideshare Guy Podcast is a show dedicated to the rideshare industry and interviews everyone from drivers for Uber and Lyft to CEOs of rideshare companies and academic researchers. Harry Campbell started driving for Uber and Lyft in 2014, and offers a blog, podcast, Youtube channel and video training course to rideshare drivers. We'll cover all of the most popular TNC topics from taxes and insurance to maximizing your profitability and even saving some gas. Whether you drive for Uber, Lyft, DoorDash or Postmates, we'll cover it all!

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Episodes

RSG109: Bruce Schaller on Why Too Much Uber and Lyft is a Bad Thing for Cities

10/8/2019
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It seems like whenever Uber and Lyft are in the news nowadays, it’s for all the wrong reasons. What do all of the current and upcoming regulations say about the state of rideshare? In this episode, I’m speaking with an expert transportation consultation about the current state of the rideshare industry about changing trends, regulation […] The post RSG109: Bruce Schaller on Why Too Much Uber and Lyft is a Bad Thing for Cities appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:31:29

RSG108: Victor Pontis is Helping You Start a Scooter Company with Spring!

10/1/2019
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One of the things I love the most about the rideshare industry is all of the cottage services that have popped up due to Uber and Lyft’s immense growth. Everything from apps, products and services, and even blogs and podcasts (like this one!) have popped up and many are designed to help drivers succeed and […] The post RSG108: Victor Pontis is Helping You Start a Scooter Company with Spring! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:34:45

RSG107: What AB5 Means for the Rideshare Industry with Alex Rosenblat

9/24/2019
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In California, Assembly Bill 5 recently passed and could uproot the entire economy. We’ve covered AB5 extensively, but today I wanted to talk to someone who knows the industry (and regulations surrounding the gig economy) well, someone who could give us a bigger bigger about what AB5 means for gig workers and rideshare drivers. In […] The post RSG107: What AB5 Means for the Rideshare Industry with Alex Rosenblat appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:51:31

RSG106: Virtual Kitchens With Matt Newberg of HNGRY

9/17/2019
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Uber Eats is one of Uber’s fastest growing business segments right now, but they’re not the only ones trying to tackle the future of food and technology. Today’s guest is the perfect person to help us dissect a new concept gaining steam: virtual kitchens. If you’re curious about what’s going on behind the scenes of […] The post RSG106: Virtual Kitchens With Matt Newberg of HNGRY appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:48:58

RSG105 How Uber Got Into Micromobility with Tortoise Founder Dmitry Shevelenko

9/10/2019
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Uber’s come a long way since its humble beginning as a black car service. Now Uber is getting into all kinds of projects, including Uber Eats, Uber Air, Health, Freight and more. However, out of all of these projects, the one I’m most interested in is micro-mobility, like e-scooters, e-bikes and more. Today, I’m talking […] The post RSG105 How Uber Got Into Micromobility with Tortoise Founder Dmitry Shevelenko appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:46:53

RSG104: Enter the Dojo with Jay Cradeur!

8/29/2019
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There’s something special about the audio medium that makes it very different from written or visual mediums. It’s more personal – podcasts typically accompany you for 30-40 minutes and over the months, you get to know the podcaster (and their terrible jokes!). As you may know, we recently launched a new podcast called The Rideshare […] The post RSG104: Enter the Dojo with Jay Cradeur! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:29:42

RSG103: Grayson Brulte on the Public Perception of Autonomous Vehicles

8/20/2019
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Even though AVs have been in the news a lot over the past few years, the industry is really still in its infancy. In this episode, I’m chatting with someone who’s on the other side of autonomous vehicles, dealing with things like public perception, helping human drivers and more. We’ll cover the politics of AVs, […] The post RSG103: Grayson Brulte on the Public Perception of Autonomous Vehicles appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:41:06

RSG102: Fair CEO Scott Painter on Rideshare, Cars and Uber

7/25/2019
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One of the best parts about rideshare driving is the low barrier to entry, meaning people of any age, gender, race can sign up and drive for companies like Uber and Lyft. However, one pretty expensive barrier to entry can be the vehicle you drive for rideshare. Today, I’m talking to the CEO of Fair, […] The post RSG102: Fair CEO Scott Painter on Rideshare, Cars and Uber appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:50:58

Bonus Pod: Introducing the Rideshare Dojo!

7/16/2019
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Today’s podcast episode is a special “bonus episode” and I have some exciting news for you: we’re launching a new podcast called the Rideshare Dojo! The podcast tagline is ‘by a driver for drivers’ and is meant to be like a water cooler for drivers. In today’s bonus episode, I’m introducing you to a Rideshare […] The post Bonus Pod: Introducing the Rideshare Dojo! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:34:45

RSG101: David Zipper on What Data Can do for Cities and Mobility Companies

7/9/2019
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Right now, there’s a battle brewing between cities and mobility companies. The battle is over data, but what does data really mean and why is it important? Today’s podcast guest is the perfect person to talk to about how data affects mobility, both for the tech companies running the services and for the cities who […] The post RSG101: David Zipper on What Data Can do for Cities and Mobility Companies appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:46:33

RSG100: Nicole Moore on Fighting for Drivers with Rideshare United

7/2/2019
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One of the biggest risks to Uber and Lyft’s business right now is drivers. While the companies and investors have gotten rich, drivers seem to have been left behind. Today, I’ll be speaking with a member of an organization (Rideshare Drivers United) that is actually listening to drivers and fighting on their behalf. If you’d […] The post RSG100: Nicole Moore on Fighting for Drivers with Rideshare United appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:47:11

RSG099 – What Matthew Daus Has Learned From 20 Years in the Transportation Industry

6/18/2019
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I’ve only been in the rideshare industry for five years, but in Uber and Lyft terms, that might as well be a lifetime! Over the last few years, the mobility industry has exploded – from cars to bikes to scooters, and even delivery by drone. However, all this innovation has come at a cost, with […] The post RSG099 – What Matthew Daus Has Learned From 20 Years in the Transportation Industry appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:41:50

RSG098 – Dustin Nicol on How He Turned YouTube into a Full Time Job!

6/11/2019
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Growing a podcast, YouTube channel or a blog can be a daunting task – it’s easy to get started, but sticking to it for the long-haul takes dedication. Today’s guest started as a driver who shared simple videos about driving on YouTube. Today his YouTube channel is his full-time job and he makes a full-time […] The post RSG098 – Dustin Nicol on How He Turned YouTube into a Full Time Job! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:45:12

RSG097: Ditching Rideshare for Truck Driving

6/4/2019
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One of the best parts about being a rideshare driver is the flexibility. However, there are a few areas in which rideshare driving falls short, like upward movement and true career opportunities. In this episode, I’ll be talking to a former rideshare driver (and RSG contributor) about how he transitioned out of rideshare and into […] The post RSG097: Ditching Rideshare for Truck Driving appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:32:05

RSG096: Surge Only Rideshare Driving in Los Angeles

5/21/2019
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In this episode, we’re going to take a deep dive into the world of rideshare driving with a driver in Los Angeles. If you’ve ever wanted to learn what a day in the life looks like for a high-earning ($30-35/hr) driver (and get his tips!), this is the episode for you. If you’d like to […] The post RSG096: Surge Only Rideshare Driving in Los Angeles appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:50:16

RSG095: Euwyn Poon on How Spin is Looking to Storm the Scooter Market

5/7/2019
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2018 seemed to be the Year of the Scooter. Since then, what have scooter companies learned from 2018, in terms of hardware, workforce, and regulatory challenges? In this podcast episode, I interview the co-founder and President of Spin to provider insight on Spin and the scooter industry in 2019. If you’d like to read a […] The post RSG095: Euwyn Poon on How Spin is Looking to Storm the Scooter Market appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:38:22

RSG094: Alex Rosenblat on the cultural impact and influence of Uber

4/25/2019
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One of the toughest parts about studying a company like Uber is variability – driver experience, pay, satisfaction, etc. all vary greatly depending on which drivers you talk to. This means you’d have to talk to a wide variety of drivers to really get a pulse on what they’re thinking. In this episode, we talk […] The post RSG094: Alex Rosenblat on the cultural impact and influence of Uber appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:59:20

RSG093: Why Lyft COO Jon McNeill is All About The Drivers!

4/16/2019
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Lyft has always had the reputation for being a more driver-friendly service, but what have they done lately to keep that goodwill from drivers? In this episode, I speak with Lyft’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) Jon McNeill about investments the company is making to improve things for drivers and distinguish themselves from the competition. If […] The post RSG093: Why Lyft COO Jon McNeill is All About The Drivers! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:42:47

RSG092: Jarrett Walker Tells Us Why Uber and Lyft are Hurting Public Transportation

4/9/2019
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If you ask Uber and Lyft about all the benefits they provide to cities, you might think that they’re the next best thing since sliced bread. While there’s no doubt Uber and Lyft have revolutionized the way people get around cities, are they doing more harm than good? Today, I’m talking to a big name […] The post RSG092: Jarrett Walker Tells Us Why Uber and Lyft are Hurting Public Transportation appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:43:20

RSG091: Nick Abouzeid on the State of the Scooter Industry in 2019

4/2/2019
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2018 was the year of the scooter. Here at RSG, one of our top posts was about how to be a Charger, and three of our top five videos on the YouTube channel were about scooters. Today, we’re going to get an update from someone who knows a ton about the industry, from charging scooters […] The post RSG091: Nick Abouzeid on the State of the Scooter Industry in 2019 appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:37:26