Mary Motzko

5 Ways to Improve Your School Bus Fleet’s Fuel Consumption

Across the country, fuel costs are forcing schools to alter their schedules and plans for next year.

By Mary Motzko | July 1st, 2021 | | 0 Comments

Why Your Fleet Operation Needs Resource Efficiency to Succeed

If you were given $1,440 to spend each day, what would you spend it on? Before you start thinking of items – there’s a catch. Whatever you don’t spend,[...]

By Mary Motzko | June 24th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

5 Ways an FMIS Can Boost Your School Bus Maintenance Program

Each day, more than 25 million students ride the school bus, according to The American School Bus Council. These students – and their families - are[...]

By Mary Motzko | April 27th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

5 Problems Your FMIS Should Eliminate

Is there a mound of papers on your desk that needs your attention? Do you have notes posted around your office reminding you to complete various tasks?[...]

By Mary Motzko | March 31st, 2021 | | 0 Comments

What’s the Next Big Thing in Fleet Maintenance?

Is your fleet operation always months, years (or maybe even decades) behind the latest technology trends?

By Mary Motzko | March 11th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

Fleet Management: Expectations vs. Reality

So, you’ve been offered a job as a fleet manager – that’s awesome, congratulations!

By Mary Motzko | March 4th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

What Managing a Fleet Looks Like in 2021

Early 2021 might still look a lot like 2020 around your fleet operation as the world continues to cope with the COVID-19 outbreak. Because of this, it[...]

By Mary Motzko | February 25th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

What Fleet Data Should You Be Tracking in 2021?

As a fleet manager, you likely have a lot of data available to you at your operation. In fact, your fleet management software system might produce more

By Mary Motzko | February 23rd, 2021 | | 0 Comments

FMCSA Declares 33-State Emergency in Response to Crippling Winter Storm

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued an emergency declaration after a severe winter storm ravaged several parts of the United[...]

By Mary Motzko | February 19th, 2021 | | 0 Comments

Top 10 Traits for Successful Fleet Managers

Between overseeing the shop, parts room, and drivers, managing a fleet operation requires a diverse skill set to perform the job successfully. Take a[...]

By Mary Motzko | February 18th, 2021 | | 0 Comments