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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

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

RSG090: Tim Lee Updates us on the True State of Self-Driving Car Technology!

3/19/2019
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There’s been a lot of hype about self-driving cars over the years, with Uber investing lots of money in this space and dozens of startups popping up and raising hundreds of millions of dollars. Today’s guest is an expert journalist in the space with a background to match, and he’s going to break down the […] The post RSG090: Tim Lee Updates us on the True State of Self-Driving Car Technology! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:34:42

RSG089: Jay Cradeur on What It’s Like to Drive a Taxi!

3/7/2019
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If you’d like to read a transcript of this podcast, please click here. Over the past 5 years, Uber and Lyft have seen explosive growth. One of the casualties of that growth is the taxi industry. However, is driving a taxi really that bad? We sent senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur to find out, and here’s […] The post RSG089: Jay Cradeur on What It’s Like to Drive a Taxi! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:36:55

RSG088: Rideshare Consulting with Tom Mourmouras

2/19/2019
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In this podcast episode, you’re in for a behind the scenes look at The Rideshare Guy! You may not know this, but there’s a whole team behind RSG, and today I’m talking with an integral member of this team who helps me grow the RSG business. Keep reading below, because we’re going to talk about […] The post RSG088: Rideshare Consulting with Tom Mourmouras appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:41:55

RSG087: Jay Cradeur Answers YOUR Top 10 Rideshare Questions!

2/7/2019
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Over the last five years, we here at RSG have received a ton of questions about rideshare driving! We’ve rounded up the top 10 most frequently asked rideshare questions and had our very own Jay Cradeur tackle those questions and share his thoughts in this podcast episode below. You can read the full FAQ here: The Most […] The post RSG087: Jay Cradeur Answers YOUR Top 10 Rideshare Questions! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:25:03

RSG086: Andy Slye – What It’s Like to Drive for Uber in a Tesla

1/22/2019
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As rideshare drivers, we always want to give the best possible experience to our passengers, getting high ratings and possibly a higher tip. With that in mind, could you imagine if you pulled up to your passenger in a Tesla? It might sound a little crazy, but in this podcast episode, I interview rideshare driver […] The post RSG086: Andy Slye – What It’s Like to Drive for Uber in a Tesla appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:34:04

RSG085: Payam Safa Talks About Bellhop & How It Works!

1/1/2019
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By now, you’ve probably realized there’s not a ton of loyalty in the rideshare industry. Drivers typically work for who ever is paying the most and sending them the most number of rides, and passengers just go for the cheapest option. Today, I’ll be interviewing the founder of Bellhop, a company that aggregates all the rideshare […] The post RSG085: Payam Safa Talks About Bellhop & How It Works! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:39:13

RSG084: David Seagraves Went From Uber Driving To Selling Rideshare Insurance

12/18/2018
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Being a rideshare driver can really open your eyes to new opportunities, from starting your own business, becoming your own boss and more. I enjoy talking to drivers who start their own businesses or changed the trajectory of their lives because of rideshare, and today we have one of those guests on the podcast. If you’d […] The post RSG084: David Seagraves Went From Uber Driving To Selling Rideshare Insurance appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:29:47

RSG083: 24,000 Rides with an OG Lyft Driver!

12/4/2018
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How many drivers can say they’ve given 24,000 rides – all on one platform? In this episode, senior RSG contributor Christian Perea interviews a driver who’s not only given 24k+ rides, but has also served on Lyft’s Driver Advisory Council and who runs a popular daily email newsletter for his fellow drivers. You won’t want to […] The post RSG083: 24,000 Rides with an OG Lyft Driver! appeared first on The Rideshare Guy Blog and Podcast.

Duration:00:36:03