Gain An Advantage By Being Proactive

Reacting to legislation, regulatory trends, and important civil decisions is a fool’s errand. To truly put one’s business and its relationship with independent contractors in the most defensible position possible, being proactive is a necessity.

Communication loop

When you’re working with over a hundred clients and thousands of drivers, it’s important to stick to the fundamentals to ensure the best service possible is provided. We train all of our employees on the “communication loop” when they’re first hired.

Don’t let paperwork bog your delivery business down

Paperwork can be time-consuming, confusing, and feel like a waste of your time. Keeping your Independent Contractor paperwork up to date is very important for evidentiary support. DDI can help you keep your paperwork up to date and organized.

Tax Challenges of the Gig Economy

We know all too well the tax challenges that Independent Contractors can face, so when we saw this great article about recent tax changes (and the lack thereof) on theconversation.com, we immediately thought of our partners.   The author, Caroline Bruckner, has testified before the IRS and congressional committees on the issue of gig workers’ taxes. She explains thoroughly and simply some … Read More

New Labor Laws For 2018

2018 Labor Laws Blog

As the calendar has turned and we’re well on our way into 2018, as is typical, the new year has brought with it new labor laws. Whether you exclusively use employees, contractors or a mix of both, chances are your State has implemented new legislation that may affect your business. Federally, there are several new regulations that impact everyone. Littler … Read More

4 Driver Tips for a Safe and Happy Halloween

driver tips for halloween

We know how important it is to share the road and to stay safe. Now that it’s time to celebrate Halloween over the weekend and next week, we wanted to throw out a few driving safety tips, as this holiday can be a scarily dangerous time on the road. 1. No Additional Distractions It’s easy to be distracted on Halloween… … Read More

How Can DDI Help Your Business? Insurance

At DDI, we understand the ins and outs of the ever-changing world of insurance. When a company signs up with DDI, they get a team of specialists who handle all insurance renewals. The team is also here to help in the event a driver partner gets injured or in an accident, thus offering you and them peace of mind knowing they’re in good hands. Let … Read More

How Can DDI Help Your Business? Accounting

Do you operate a delivery or courier company and find it overwhelming to keep up with the HR side of the business? Do you feel you’re spending more time on accounting than your own business? DDI knows how frustrating all of this can be, especially when you have multiple things on your plate while trying to run your business and … Read More

4 Tips to Safely Share the Road this Summer

We’re in the middle of the summer season, which means more people are out on the road. As a driver, it’s important to be extra cautious and to be on the lookout for pedestrians and those sharing the road with you. We thought we’d provide you with a few tips on how to stay extra safe when driving this summer. … Read More