#8- Idiot-proofing your fleet: Avoiding the 10 dumbest mistakes you can make managing your fleet fuel expenses

May 19, 2011


Over the last few days, we have talked about a few simple things fleet fuel managers can do to make their lives easier. Here is one mistake we have all made…

8. Doing It All Yourself

The Problem- Making yourself indispensable to your job secures your current job, but keeps you out of the running when promotions come around.

The Solution- Fleet cards handle the mundane daily tasks of fleet management including fuel and maintenance, which frees you up from having to do everything yourself.  You shouldn’t have to spend so much time taking care of every little thing when there is a solution that will make your job easier and your life better.  If a new fleet manager comes in to take your place after a promotion, it’s easy to pass the system on to them without extensive (and expensive) training.