Navigating the modern driver hiring process
“Treat every application like it is worth a million dollars. An allegation of negligent hiring in post-crash litigation could cost at least that and more,” said Mark Schedler, senior transport editor at J. J. Keller & Associates.
Remember, bridges first things on road to freeze
Truck drivers should approach bridges and underpasses with caution when the temperature hovers at or below freezing.
Tenstreet offers 1-stop shop for hassle-free hiring
Tenstreet’s Job Store allows clients to post their openings across major job boards, partners, and social media websites from one central platform, seriously cutting down on the amount of time companies must spend fine-tuning, managing and checking up on listings.
Wisdom doesn’t come from experience but from willingness to learn
Reliance Partners’ Robert Kaferle stresses the importance of continual training because no one knows everything — no matter how long you’ve been in the industry.
Digital Supply Chains
New solutions that help transportation providers compete
Viewpoint: How COVID disruption produced new industry standard
Loadsmart’s dynamic pricing integration adoption skyrockets in wake of volatility
Southeast ports big winners in 2019 due to shift in container imports
Intermodal trucking sees 2020 as year of tough laws, cost increases
DRAYAGE UPDATE: What 2020 Looks Like for Drayage
High Tech, High Touch
In unpredictable times, technology makes all the difference
Having the right technology and technology partner increases business intelligence that can help shippers navigate uncertain times.
Why an audit of the supply chain starts with people
TMS or MTS? Why shippers no longer have to choose
Making the right business decision for your supply chain
Insurance & Risk Management
Involvement best way to bring change to trucking industry
“Getting involved in state and national organizations is a great way to make an impact and make your voice heard,” said Reliance Partners’ Robert Kaferle.
How to winter-proof your pre-trips
Challenging crash, inspection reports with DataQs
Cross-border Lunch & Learn Seminar set for next week in Laredo
Optimizing Fleet Compliance
The value of driver training doesn’t stop at hire date
Fleet safety: Why corrective action training must be part of the solution
8 questions on FMCSA’s UCR fees and how to comply
Customized training programs boost recruiting, retention
Safety training was once largely considered a one-size-fits-all endeavor, often consisting of in-person classes. That is no longer the case.
Driver surveys offer retention, safety benefits
Driver surveys cut to the heart of retention crisis
Stay the course: Keep recruiting efforts top of mind as market shifts
ELD tracking changes the game for real-time visibility
Not all that long ago, real-time, end-to-end visibility was considered a perk. Over the past few years, however, on-demand visibility has become a consistent expectation.
Trucker Tools’ loyalty program rewards drivers, not carriers
What a centralized tech stack can do for your final-mile shipping
Technology proves important to relationship management
The right tech investment at the right time pays off
Crisis creates opportunity, and for those moving goods, COVID-19 has identified weaknesses, making now the right time to invest in technology that drive down costs and increase efficiency.