A Different Path To Getting Your Own #TruckingAuthority- A Joey Slaughter Blog @BlueRidgeTran

A Different Path To Getting Your Own #TruckingAuthority- A Joey Slaughter Blog @BlueRidgeTran

I spent the first 18 years of my career as a company driver and toward the end of that time, I became a disgruntled company driver.  You probably didn’t think they existed.  Anyway, I’m a very cautious person by nature and in hindsight, too cautious at times.  I knew I wanted to start my own business.  I had to think of a different way…

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Blog Series - 10 Tips Every Independent Trucker Should Know - Tip 10

Blog Series - 10 Tips Every Independent Trucker Should Know - Tip 10

10 TIPS EVERY INDEPENDENT TRUCKER NEEDS TO KNOW – NOW! 
”THE FISH GROWS TO THE SIZE OF THE TANK”, PUT YOURSELF, YOUR BUSINESS, AND YOUR FAMILY IN A BIGGER TANK. 

Think about expansion—Think big…from day 1. Once you have your knowledge, your niche, your equipment, your team and your revenue stream…it’s time to start thinking about expansion.

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You Can't Steer A Parked Truck- A Joey Slaughter Blog

You Can't Steer A Parked Truck- A Joey Slaughter Blog

“You can’t steer a parked truck” is an illustrative way to make the point that if you want to make a drastic move in your life or career, you have to take the first step.  Don’t worry about making mistakes, because you will…But as the title says, you can’t steer in the right direction if you don’t start.  One might argue that you can’t wreck a parked truck either and thus, it’s safer to remain in our comfort zone.  That’s true, but just outside of your comfort zone is where new opportunities and success await. 

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