Most people assume that being a rideshare driver is pretty easy, you pick people up and take them from point A to point B. But there’s so much more that goes into it. Senior RSG contributor Jay Cradeur shares his top tips for mastering the pick up.
As a veteran driver with over 24,000 rides under my belt, I have now come to recognize the passenger pick-up and drop-off as the most challenging part of my rideshare driver job. When it comes to making a pick-up, there are many moving parts and many ways in which the pick-up can go wrong.
When done properly, the passenger will enter your car and know they are now in the care of an experienced and superior driver. In this article, I will share all the components of a well-executed passenger pick-up.