Everyone wants to succeed in freight logistics. Whether you are a start up learning the ropes or an established company looking to refresh your perspective on your business, these tips are meant to help you succeed. For this list, I am working with Brandon Hurst, VP of Logistics at Meadow Lark Companies. Brandon is a logistics guru who seamlessly manages Meadow Lark’s logistics operations at their headquarters in Billings, Montana. He is CTB certified, and has worked many years in the transportation industry. Brandon has given me these top tips to success to share with you. I hope they make all the difference in your business!Read More
This first tip is simple to follow. The best way to protect your reputation is to do as you say. Also, don’t make promises you can’t keep. Nothing is harder to overcome in our industry than a bad reputation. Make sure that your reputation is one of your company’s most valued assets. Your reputation should be upheld by every member of your organizationRead More
At the prompting of a friend, I decided to spend an entire day without using my cell phone. I also banned the use of tablets and televisions.
For many people this would not be a big deal. But because I am addicted to my cell phone, an entire day unplugged from technology sounded like a tall order.
I did survive no cell phone Saturday and here are three of my observations about the experience.Read More