Can You Control Detention Time?

Detention is a big topic in the trucking industry now, thanks in part to greater use of ELDs that put delays at shippers and receivers on record, and to a recent U.S. DOT report from the Office of the Inspector General that ties those delays to increased crash rates. On one hand, the detention issue […]

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Big Opportunities: Managing Expansion

More than 30 years ago, the Harvard Business Review published a paper that detailed the five stages of small business growth and the challenges that owners faced at each point. Business experts in multiple fields still cite that paper because it so clearly lays out what an owner can expect once they launch, no matter […]

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3 Common Freight Factoring Myths

Nearly 80 percent of new trucking companies turn to factoring to help them steady their cash flow until they get established, which would indicate a certain amount of acceptance and trust of the partnership. But a certain amount of suspicion and wariness still holds on among some fleet owners when it comes to factoring. The […]

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