Benefits of Electronic Logging Devices: The Impact of ELDs

It has been almost a year since the use of the famous ELDs became mandatory. Although there is not enough data available yet, during this time we have been able to notice some of the benefits of electronic logging devices. Different companies from the hauling and technology industries have shared different information on these benefits,…

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Some of the biggest supply chain trends to watch for this year.

In this era of globalization, it is no wonder that there continue to be changes and trends in the supply chain industry. Every day new technical innovations offer the opportunity to reduce this complexity. Here are some of the biggest supply change trends to watch for this year.  Artificial intelligence (AI) is playing a bigger role…

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There are many effective ways to get the most out of your employees.

Getting your business where you want it to be often comes down to having good employees.Unmotivated employees can drag your company down and reduce productivity when you most need it.The last thing you want are employees who just show up and do the least amount of work so that they can get a paycheck. One solution is to fire everyone and start…

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Employee workers compensation fraud is still a big issue that ends up costing everyone.

Employee workers comp fraud is a big problem that comprises about 20 percent of annual workers comp claims paid.   Worker’s compensation fraud comes in three types employer, vendor and employee fraud – the latter is the most talked about because of its high occurrence. Employee fraud can happen in various forms like that of an alleged…

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Look for these warning signs the next time you want to do business with an unfamiliar company.

There are a great many honest businesses, but there are bad businesses out there too. Some businesses are there to take your money any way they can, and these are the ones to stay away from. Some businesses are not good to do business with, and some are just straight out scams. Obviously, you should avoid getting involved with a business that might end up…

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When it comes time to raise capital, make sure not to be well prepared.

It takes money to start a business or to make it grow. As a business owner you must either have the funds available or find financing to cover the expenses of starting or growing a business. Sometimes it can become necessary to find capital else ware. There may come a time that you need to raise capital from investors. If you ever find yourself having to seek capital from investors, make sure you don’t make these…

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Social anxiety can keep you from accomplishing your goals. Here are some ways to help you deal with it.

Most people enjoy going to a social gathering whether it be an after-work office get together, or simply a birthday party. It’s a chance to get out and talk to friends or even make new ones while having a good time. But there are some people for whom social gatherings are something to be feared. These people suffer from social anxiety which is…

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Customers retention is great but keeping them is just as important.

For any business, large or small you can never understate the importance of winning new customers. New customers are how you grow your business after all. But along with getting new customers, it’s just as important, maybe even more important to keep the ones you have. Getting new customers is not a sure thing but when you have a…

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Autonomous (self-driving) trucks may soon be here, how will they change the truck driving industry?

Lately, all the talk has been about self-driving cars and all the advancements being made. Test trials are now being conducted in some areas. Self-driving cars will surely have an impact on everyday life for many people. But the technology isn’t stopping there, autonomous trucks are on the way too.   Uber is one of the main developers of self-driving trucks that it…

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Is now a good time to think about getting into truck driving?

Do you have an adventurous streak, or maybe you’re just looking for something different to do for a living, perhaps you should check out driving a truck? Some believe this is a good time to get into the business.    It’s common knowledge that there a shortage of truck drivers across the country. Some major truck companies are feeling the pinch and they are finding it difficult…

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