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Driving Force

Let’s Talk About Retention

Spring is in full swing, and the Driving Force wants to remind you of the importance of retaining your employees.  We challenge you to look beyond basic benefits and pay […]

ABA in the News

Groups Today: New ABA Foundation Research Sheds Light on Driver Shortage

New ABA Foundation Research Sheds Light on Driver ShortageGroups TodayMarch 16, 2023 “As the industry continues to climb its way back from the devastation that the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked, the […]

ABA Press Releases

New ABA Foundation Research Shows 21.4% of Demand for Bus Drivers is Unfulfilled

The American Bus Association Foundation – the research arm of the motorcoach, group travel and tourism industry – recently conducted a survey to estimate the driver shortage gap in the […]

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Chauffeur Driven: Associations Celebrate Annual DC Loves Buses Day

Associations Celebrate Annual DC Loves Buses DayChauffeur DrivenMay 17, 2022  Each year the Washington, D.C., hospitality community comes together to celebrate the motorcoach drivers who contribute to the city’s important […]

Industry News

ABC12: Bus Driver Shortage Affects Charter and Tour Bus Industry

Bus Driver Shortage Affects Charter and Tour Bus Industry ABC12 By Rachel Sweet September 12, 2021   A Mid-Michigan charter bus service says school buses are not the only public […]

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Baltimore Sun: Congress Must Act to Help Bus Companies

Congress Must Act to Help Bus Companies Baltimore Sun By Al Spence, president of A.S. Midway Tours September 3, 2021 The once thriving $15 billion bus industry was essentially shutdown […]

ABA Press Releases

ABA Asks Secretary of Commerce to Support Motorcoach Industry in Relieving Driver Shortage

On August 23, ABA President & CEO Peter Pantuso sent Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo a letter requesting the Department of Commerce to help support the motorcoach industry in our efforts to […]

ABA Press Releases

Driving Force Releases Toolkit to Address Industry’s Driver Labor Shortage

Driving Force, a taskforce created by ABA’s Women in Buses Council to help address the driver shortage issue in the motorcoach industry, has released a Recruitment & Retention Toolkit to […]

Driving Force Toolkit: Creating a Company Culture

Company culture is one of the best ways to improve your driver talent pool and retain your existing drivers. Hiring brings in new drivers, but retention is a long-term investment. […]

Council News

Driving Force: Recruiting Tip #1: Conveying the Joy of Being a Professional Driver

Recruiting Tip #1: Conveying the Joy of being a Professional Driver As part of driver recruiting, conveying the opportunity to be a professional driver along with the benefits of being a […]

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