What’s up with free load boards? Are they worth using? today we’ll take a dive into that question. We’ll also connect with Nick Skeen again to dive into a little bore freight brokering conversation. Once again, I’ll be updating this post over the next few days.
Years ago, I was dispatched a load that my employer booked through a large carrier. I was 350 miles from home on a Friday morning. That load was my ticket to dinner with the family. BUT NO! That load of scrap-paper bales was already on a trailer. Somehow, the weight of the scrap and the … Read more
What’s it like to drive a truck for the concert tour industry? In this sponsored post I’ll be talking about the life and experience of an actual truck driver in the industry. I’m always on the prowl for trucking jobs that require more than meat in the seat. This job definitely fits that description. The … Read more
When it comes to negotiating freight rates, your goal is always to negotiate the best possible rate. Although most of us aren’t as skilled and at ease with the process as the freight agents, we still want to get it done in a timely manner. This is where an old quote from the late John … Read more