The Agile Fleet

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Expert Tips for Starting a Motorpool

Posted by The Agile Fleet on November 15, 2021

We talk to many organizations that want to start a motor pool -- but there is much more to launching a successful motorpool operation than picking a solution and implementing it. What does it take to start an efficient vehicle-sharing initiative? Here are some of the key factors recommended by our fleet experts that can increase the likelihood of your organization’s success.


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Topics: ROI, Motor Pool Technology, Utilization, Starting a Motor Pool, motorpool, return on investment

Part 1: Oregon Department of Agriculture Fleet Success

Posted by The Agile Fleet on October 26, 2021

This is Part One of a two-part Interview with Jason Barber, Program Area Director for Oregon Department of Agriculture.

Jason Barber, Program Area Director for Oregon Department of Agriculture oversees the agency's diverse fleet of 262 vehicles and was instrumental in transitioning the fleet to an enterprise model in 2012. This included implementing an automated motor pool solution that coincided with the Oregon Department of Agriculture’s strategy to standardize and streamline ...


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Topics: Insider, Government Motor Pool, Motor Pool Technology, Starting a Motor Pool, Right-sizing

Motorpool: There’s No Better Time Than Now

Posted by The Agile Fleet on March 22, 2021

I have never been more confident than right now that motor pool is your best bet for running a cost-effective and safety-conscious fleet operation. I get it – this runs counter to much of the present narrative being offered, but to be blunt about it, there are aspects of the present narrative I feel are incorrect. Here’s why.

Since the pandemic hit us one year ago, fleets are being tasked to save money more than ever. The good news is it might not be as hard as you think. You may need to overcome ...


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Topics: Motor Pool Technology, Utilization, Starting a Motor Pool, FMIS, Kiosk, Key Control, covid-19 pandemic

Getting Back to Basics: Top 10 Fleet Management Best Practices

Posted by The Agile Fleet on February 19, 2019

Do you employ fleet management best practices? Review our Top 10 checklist and find out.


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Topics: Motor Pool Technology, Utilization, Starting a Motor Pool, Right-sizing, Fleet Management Technology, Personal Vehicle Usage (POV)

Make Your Case for Fleet Technology in your Organization

Posted by The Agile Fleet on January 08, 2019

2018 was a record-setting year for Agile Fleet. We’re happy to report we welcomed the second-highest number of new clients ever in a single year.  Many of them are well on their way to transforming their fleet processes, reducing costs, and improving service to their customers.


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Topics: ROI, Motor Pool Technology, Utilization, Fleet Metrics, Starting a Motor Pool, Right-sizing