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  In the past month, it’s been impossible to ignore the voice of Greta Thunberg and Extinction Rebellion. Our planet is at crisis point. Biologists claim that we could already be in a period of extinction. Only the SIXTH in the last 540 MILLION years. Action needs to be taken now to…

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Amongst all the smaller changes that we’ve been making to improve the usability of both the Dashboard for our clients and the user pages for our members, we’ve made some dramatic changes to our main products as well this quarter. If you’re a Liftshare client and want to see ALL the changes we’ve made this quarter, you can find them…

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At Liftshare, we consider ourselves as trailblazers and like any trailblazer we love a milestone. We’re on a mission to save 1 billion car miles by March 2020… but we can’t do it alone. Milestone achieved! We’re delighted to announce that, to date, our members have taken over 800 MILLION car miles off the UK’s roads. That’s the equivalent of

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Liftshare is delighted to announce that, for the second time, they have been awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise for, what the judges called ‘exceptional contributions to the environment’ The award recognises outstanding achievements of UK businesses. Categories for the award are sustainable development, innovation, international trade and promoting opportunity through social mobility. The award marks the second time Liftshare has been…

filed in: Awards,Liftshare,Liftshare business | tags: air pollution, award, award-winning, carbon footprint, carshare,

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We’ve delved into how Liftshare can combat the UK’s parking epidemic, but what about reducing the required spaces of your organisation while saving your business money, too? Surface parking can cost up to £2000 per space to create, with underground car parks stinging £15,000 per space to construct – not taking into account upkeep or rental.

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So far, we’ve covered how Liftshare can help your organisation to reduce the demand for parking and achieve its sustainability goals but have you ever considered how Liftshare can aid recruitment and retention for your business? With employment rate at its highest since 1971, recruiting the best person for the job may be restricted, particularly if your…

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In the previous blog in our series of how the suite of products offered by Liftshare can benefit an organisation we touched on reducing the demand of parking. This time, we look at how working with Liftshare can positively impact your organisations sustainability goals. Many organisations have sustainability goals, ensuring that the impact that they have on the environment, pollution…

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Over the next few months we will be delving deeper into how the suite of products offered at Liftshare can benefit an organisation, starting with how Liftshare can help reduce the demand for parking at your organisation. In 2012, the RAC foundation released a parking factsheet which estimated that there are 39 million parking acts taking place every day,…

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Wolseley UK is the country’s largest supplier of building materials, with trade customers, such as plumbers and builders, accounting for the largest proportion of its sales. They launched their Liftshare Scheme in November 2018 at their headquarters in Warwick.     By producing a Scoping Smart Mobility report Liftshare identified that 65% of Wolseley…

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We are delighted to announce that, thanks to our 51,000 confirmed sharers, Liftshare has just hit a HUGE milestone saving of 700 million miles! Just for context, that’s the same number of miles as travelling to the moon and back 14, 650 times and just shy of the distance from Earth to Saturn! More astonishingly, that means…

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  Liftshare knows that in the UK there are thousands of businesses and local authorities that offer car-parking facilities and want to constantly strive to improve quality, convenience and choice for those that use them. Smart Parking combines the innovative Liftshare app technology with visibility of daily journey validation for…

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Organisations now have the ability to allocate parking permits that identify car sharers via unique QR codes using Liftshare’s unique verification technology. Smart Parking is the technology which connects a client’s Liftshare scheme, Parking Permits and Trip Authentication together into one package, and gives clients the reassurance that employees are sharing their commute on a regular basis. The highlights Employees of…

filed in: Industry,Liftshare,Liftshare business | tags: car park, Car Share, carsharing, congestion, cyber security. trip authentication,

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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is the responsibility an organisation has for the impact of its decisions and activities on society and the environment. Whilst it used to be simply a “nice to have”, today, CSR is expected of all organisations. And it is one of the reasons that many of the UK’s biggest businesses are working with Liftshare. Diageo…

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Liftshare are delighted to announce the achievement of a huge milestone: there are now 50,000 members confirmed as sharing a regular journey through Liftshare.com or one our Liftshare communities. Based on this, together we will save £24, 745, 805, 246, 501, 298 miles,  and reduce CO2 by 48, 437 tonnes over…

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  Updated on 28.01.2019   At Liftshare we work with over 700 clients, made up of a diverse range of organisations, ranging from hospitals, councils and universities to manufacturers, fulfilment centres and corporate offices. Amongst those is Jaguar Land Rover, the world-famous car manufacturer, headquartered in the UK. Liftshare has been supporting Jaguar Land Rover with their car share requirements since 2011,…

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Whether it’s a shocking hair cut or a change of fashion sense, most 20-year old’s go through a transformation. Having just turned 20 ourselves, Liftshare didn’t want to avoid its own glow-up. We’ve come a long way in those 20 years, from a post-it note on a student-notice board to a…

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For years, Liftshare has been advancing it’s technologies to not only ensure that we find our members the best matches with others travelling to the same place, but also how we can help our clients monitor who is sharing a journey within their business’ car parks. Additional to the Liftshare platform that allows businesses to operate, manage and maintain their…

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In any organisation, time is valuable. If you feel that you need support to provide additional momentum to keep your Liftshare productivity high within your organisation, or you’re looking for further expertise to push your sustainable travel and business objectives, Liftshare Professional Services are for you. Liftshare Professional Services provides you with dedicated resource to support and consult you in…

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Blog post written by Head of Product, Sarah Roberts Liftshare is very excited to announce that we have now completed the application to be certified by Cyber Essentials. This certification works alongside the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), which comes into effect on 25th May 2018. With the growing number of cyber threats and malware, cyber security is of high…

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    Blog written by Liftshare’s Head of Product, Sarah Roberts. The first quarter of 2018 is off to a great start with enhancements to our platform! We’ve been working hard on becoming compliant with GDPR and enhancing our user experience to make our member’s journeys the best they can be! GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an important change in data privacy…

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Today we’re launching the new Liftshare Companion app, which replaces the previous Liftshare app. Download it now from the App Store and Google Play Store! We’ve taken the chance to focus on what really matters. We’ve learnt that our app no longer needs to do everything, particularly as our site has improved hugely since the launch of our first app. Messaging was…

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