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Cloud Computing & the School Bus Industry

So, what’s up with all of this cloud computing business? We’ve heard all about the Microsoft Cloud, IBM Cloud, Google Cloud and many others. What...

A Few Things I’ve Learned While ‘On The Road To Education’

I wrote the following to a person who worked in our department as they were moving on to a management-level position in another school...

Standing Up for School Bus Safety: What Each of Us Can Do

As kids head back to school, it’s a good time to remind ourselves of the importance of school bus safety, and what all of...
Ride share customer and passenger sitting in the backseat of a car while using the rideshare application in smartphone to give rating to the driver. Commuter and rider giving review in phone taxi app.

Superfast Moving Technology

As a kid, I was surfing the internet with a 14.4 kb/s modem, and I thought that was flying. Nowadays, that modem speed seems...
IC Bus held a technician competition at its booth during the STN EXPO Reno in July 2019. (Photo by Taylor Hannon.)

In Search of People Power

Of the fleet managers who were polled for this month’s issue, 82 percent self-ranked their maintenance operations as good or excellent. In addition, about...
Author and SeQuential Co-Founder Ian Hill (left) is working alongside colleagues, including co-founder and SeQuential COO Tyson Keever (right), to encourage fleet managers to implement cleaner fuels.

Policies Impacting Clean Fuel Use

There are many reasons to embrace cleaner fuels. Improved emissions, less toxicity, and carbon reduction are among the numerous benefits of moving away from...

Who Got Inspired by STN EXPO in Reno

Who inspires you? What is your favorite inspirational quote? What inspires you? How can you inspire others? Inspiration. Dictionary.com defines it as “the process...

Employee Recognition Provides the Key to a Better Organization

Few things produce a greater return on investment than the low- or zero-cost act of recognizing your employees. Even if you don’t have the...

Welcome Back to Reno!

The kickoff for the 2019 STN EXPO in Reno, Nevada is rapidly approaching. STN EXPO attendees here last year helped us celebrate 25 years...
Carlisle Beasley

A Valuable Lesson from a Hall of Fame Teacher

When the great Ezra Carlisle Beasley, Jr. passed away on Memorial Day, I learned an incredible statistic. In 33 years at the helm of...

October 2019

Ariel Rodriguez stands with an IC Bus.
Meet our 2019 Rising Superstars in this month’s issue. Then read about the growing popularity of seatbelts,...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...