This is the last segment of The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of driving with Uber & Lyft. Before we get started, a note: I drive full time. Which means I’ll be “online” for anywhere from 30-50+ hours a week. Full time Uber & Lyft drivers aren’t too common. Most drive as a side… Continue reading 5. The Ugly of driving with Uber & Lyft.
Welcome to part two of the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of driving with Uber & Lyft. THE BAD You have to deal with people at their worst. Any customer service job is going to have crappy people. But here, in your ride share operator capacity, you’re dealing with them in intimate confines. There… Continue reading 4. The Bad of driving for Uber & Lyft
I’ve mentioned several times that I drive with Uber, though I use it and Lyft, and I wanted to break down the experience into three separate talking points. Welcome to; The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of driving with Uber & Lyft. THE GOOD Working with these companies means that you have peace of… Continue reading 3. The Good of driving for Uber & Lyft
Random Internet Person: “If you believe this, show me the proof. Back up your beliefs with facts.” Sound familiar? No one should be surprised that our country is more divided now than at any other time after the end of the Civil War. People from one extreme or another are screaming in comments sections and… Continue reading 2. Why we won’t debate you.
A week ago, I finally did the Good Thing that Uber/Lyft drivers are supposed to do and installed a dash cam. It has both an interior and exterior camera and records audio. A few days after installation I returned home, removed the micro-SD card from the camera, and popped it into my laptop to take… Continue reading 1. Smile
Now that things have finally settled down re the financial shit-show of the last six months, there have been some big decisions to make. Larson and I are planning a move Westward – even if that means only so far as Lawrence, KS (our last resort). We have pledged that this is our LAST YEAR… Continue reading What is best in life?
INTRODUCTION & DISCLOSURES In the wake of Parkland and the amazing, inspiring March for Our Lives and #nomore movement, I’ve been doing a lot of thinking and talking on the subject of gun control. Before I get into my personal feelings, let’s just take a moment to acknowledge that this is an incredibly complicated situation.… Continue reading 6 Proposals for Common-Sense Gun Reform: With Historical & Social Context