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Ken Robinson

About Ken Robinson

As Market Research Manager, Ken identifies, interprets and reports on trends that affect the Anywhere Workforce.


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on-demand services
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Industry Trends Mobile Workforce

On-Demand Services: Popular During the Pandemic and Here to Stay

Ken Robinson on June 28, 2021

So many things have changed since the pandemic, the list of things that weren’t affected might be shorter. Some of those changes were already in motion. The pandemic just pulled…

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Business Driving Activity
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Industry Trends Vehicle Reimbursement

Our Final Mileage Trends Flash Report (April 8, 2021): Business Driving Activity 75% Higher Than the Week of April 5, 2020

Ken Robinson on April 8, 2021

We’ve now passed the one-year anniversary of nation-wide shutdowns due to COVID-19. With that, this week also marks the anniversary of the week of April 5, 2020 – the lowest…

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Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax 
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Mobile Workforce Technology Vehicle Reimbursement

EV Infrastructure and the Vehicle Miles Traveled Tax 

Ken Robinson on April 5, 2021

On March 31st, the Biden administration announced its infrastructure bill. While many aspects of the $2 trillion plan promise change to the current system, one stand out is the plan around EV’s….

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Oil Check

Oil Check: Production Caps and Misfortune Create Upward Price Pressure

Ken Robinson on March 16, 2021

Whether you were lucky enough to experience gas at less than $2 last year or not, those prices are long gone. If you’ve followed any of our previous oil checks,…

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February Mileage Trends
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Motus News Vehicle Reimbursement

Mileage Trends Flash Report (February 18, 2021): Holiday Season Leads to a Falloff in Business Driving in Early 2021

Ken Robinson on February 18, 2021

We took a brief hiatus from our Mileage Trend Flash Reports after sharing the November 12, 2020 findings, given the typical holiday season slowdown at year-end. However, we know many…

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remote work beyond 2021
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Bring Your Own COVID-19

Remote Work in 2021: What’s Changing? What’s Here to Stay? 

Ken Robinson on February 10, 2021

Nearly one year ago, half of the workforce was forced to work remotely with almost no preparation. The outcome surprised people at all levels of business. Employees adapted quickly, productivity didn’t collapse and projects continued. While the vaccine roll out ramps…

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vehicle maintenance during COVID
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Mobile Workforce Vehicle Reimbursement

Quick Insights with Motus: Not Maintaining Vehicles Properly Due to COVID Has Caused Drivers to Pay More for Maintenance

Ken Robinson on January 20, 2021

At Motus, we regularly share reports surrounding emerging trends impacting the mobile workforce. We’re able to do this because we have the world’s largest retained pool of drivers, an enterprise-scale…

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arriver services vehicle delivery
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Motus Arrivers Vehicle Reimbursement

Arriver Services: The Rise of Services Delivered to Your Doorstep

Ken Robinson on December 3, 2020

Trends that were already in motion over recent years accelerated in 2020. Delivery is at an all-time high. From restaurants to grocery stores, people are ordering things to be brought to their door. But that delivery…

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Oil Prices Since Surplus Will Impact Gasoline
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Industry Trends Mobile Workforce Oil Check

Oil Check: How Oil Prices Since the Surplus Will Impact Gasoline

Ken Robinson on January 29, 2019

How will oil prices following the surplus affect gasoline prices? We’re almost a month into the year and the question stands: what are gas prices going to look like in…

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