Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Average car journey is 19 km
Most cars are stationary 23 hours a day
Friday, 17 April 2015
Loyalty programmes for the digital age
An interesting report from Capgemini on loyalty programmes and how they are out of step with the digital age.
Wednesday, 15 April 2015
E-car demand growing, global market hits 740,000 units
Demand for EVs is growing fairly rapidly, with more than 320,000 new EV registrations in 2014, bringing the total global market up to 740,000 vehicles.
Monday, 13 April 2015
Hospital car parking principles
The UK National Health Service (NHS) has established patient, visitor and staff car parking principles.
Friday, 10 April 2015
Hospital car-parking management memorandum
The purpose of this memorandum is to help hospitals identify best practice in car-park management and sustainable transport in order to improve the patient and visitor experience and to support staff on their journeys to and from work.
Tuesday, 7 April 2015
Road safety in the EU
In 2014, the provisional figure for the EU is 25 700 reported road deaths. This is around 1% fewer deaths than reported in 2013 and 18% fewer than in 2010.
Wednesday, 1 April 2015
The digital imperative
Digital strategy and transformation must be a top priority of the CEO and the senior management team.
Monday, 30 March 2015
A testable idea is better than a good idea
The most irritating innovation insight seems paradoxical, but it’s true: good ideas are bad for innovators. Honest.
Friday, 27 March 2015
Graduated parking fines discourage repeat violators
Graduated parking fines are a way to deter chronic violators without unfairly punishing anyone else.
Wednesday, 25 March 2015
Self-driving cars will make us want fewer cars
Handing control over to the robot chauffeurs will make the future a far better place.
Monday, 23 March 2015
Pros and cons of self-driving cars
A video from the Tonight Show.
Friday, 20 March 2015
Self-driving cars - less demand for parking spaces?
One shared autonomous vehicle could do the job of 14 cars, provided passengers don’t mind sharing and are prepared to allow a little more time for their journey. What’s more, demand for parking spaces would drop by 80 percent.
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
A first drive
Google's self-driving car, car drone or autonomous car, may develop into a billion dollar industry.
Monday, 16 March 2015
Grace periods: 10 minutes that will improve your life?
In the UK it's now official. Motorists can now take an extra 10 minutes to return to their vehicle before there’s any chance of them receiving a parking ticket.
Friday, 13 March 2015
World Urbanisation Trends 2014 – Key Facts
Globally, more people live in urban areas than in rural areas, with 54 per cent of the world’s population residing in urban areas in 2014.
Wednesday, 11 March 2015
Digital customer interaction bigger than phone in 2016
Incorporate digital channels into your overall engagement strategy, or face extinction.
Monday, 9 March 2015
The future role of the parking transaction broker
The still relatively small transaction brokers such as Yellowbrick and Park-line are quickly gaining market share in the Dutch parking market .
Friday, 6 March 2015
It's easy to avoid parking enforcement
Of the tickets issued, appeals are submitted for only 1%. (Won 49/51 by motorists/operators).
Wednesday, 4 March 2015
How is parking like a sandwich?
In parking, as with ham-on-rye, there is no free lunch.
Monday, 2 March 2015
Four simple ways to apply behavioural insights
If you want to encourage a behaviour, make it Easy, Attractive, Social and Timely (EAST).