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The Product Development Challenge: Adaptation is Key to Survival

November 14, 2018
By Stanley Chan, General Manager, RMA Automotive Product Development, RMA Automotive.    Product Development (PDD) comprises of 4 main functions: Program Management, Engineering, Product…

The Three Musketeers of Recruitment

November 2, 2018
By Neil Russel - Human Resource Learning & Development Manager, RMA Group I was recently asked to speak at an American Chamber of Commerce HR discussion. Along with three other speakers, I…

Heavy Metal? Nope. Sugar Overload? Wrong Again. How to Stay Alert While Driving

October 26, 2018
Blasting the air-con, rolling down windows and cranking up favorite tunes are all tricks drivers try to stay alert on the road. But they don’t work and can cause other problems instead. In one study,…
Driving Tips for Expectant Mothers

Driving Tips for Expectant Mothers: Staying Safe on the Road to Motherhood

October 12, 2018
Your journey to parenthood is an exciting time that requires much preparation, and also includes staying safe on the road. During pregnancy, mothers-to-be need to continuously make in-vehicle adjustments…

Ford Transit Ambulance - The First Choice for Emergency Medical Services

October 8, 2018
As an emergency medical service technician, you want an ambulance that is going to get you to the scene of an accident as fast as possible, and the Ford Transit can do this for you. The seconds wasted…
Positive Influence in the Passenger Seat

Be a Positive Influence in the Passenger Seat

June 15, 2018
Stuck in traffic, your spouse decides to take the “quicker” route home but makes a wrong turn instead. “Now we will never get home!” you shout from the passenger seat. The children, safely…
Be a Better New Driver

A Wrinkled Shirt or a Shorter Life: Take Your Pick! 5 Practical Driving Tips to Help You Be a Better New Driver

June 13, 2018
You’re behind the steering wheel, cruising into an exciting new world of driving. But in today’s crowded cities, it can be a dangerous world, too. Traffic is hectic, distractions are all around and…
fleet procurement

5 steps you must follow in fleet procurement

June 4, 2018
Now you are ready to purchase a fleet of vehicles, but with the need to cut costs, forecast fuel prices and labor rates, procuring and managing a fleet of vehicles can be intimidating, and it isn’t easy…

35 Years Worth of Essential Leadership Lessons

June 1, 2018
By Peter Lawson, Global Manufacturing & Quality Director, RMA Automotive   Looking back over my 35 years in leadership roles, some of the greatest lessons I’ve picked up did not come…