Best Practices and Benchmarks

Got Snacks? How to Eat Healthy on the Road

It’s time to re-fuel! Your body that is. We get it. You have deadlines to meet, and traffic to beat, so the… Read More

Get Your Carrier Authority - Ignore the Myths

This is Part Two, the follow-up to my first three myths about getting carrier authority. Read More

3 Reasons to Get Your Carrier Authority Now

My biggest regret about getting started in this industry was that I didn't get my authority sooner. It was the myths,… Read More

Getting Your Carrier Authority - Myth and Reality

My biggest regret about getting started in this industry was that I didn't get my authority sooner. Read More

How Tax Reform Affects Owner-Operators

In December 2017, Congress passed one of the largest tax reform bills since the 1980s. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will… Read More

Freight Brokers Achieve Record Volume and Revenue in January

Freight brokers achieved record load volume and revenue in January, resulting in a slim, but positive net operating… Read More

Post Your Truck to Find Better-Paying Loads

It might seem counterintuitive… Read More

Confessions of an Owner-Operator: Advice for Getting Started

<p>Being an owner-operator turned out to be a lucrative business for me… Read More

Need Truckload Capacity? These 5 DAT Tools Can Help

This is supposed to be the slow time of year, but as many freight brokers know… Read More

Freight Brokers Moved 16% More Loads in 2017

Revenue rose steadily throughout 2017 for freight brokers in the DAT Keypoint benchmark project. The benchmark report… Read More

Detention Policies Need to Change in 2018

I am so hoping that 2018 will be the year when detention policies and practices change. Read More

How Truckers Can Shake Off the Winter Blues

Most of us owner-operators went home for the holidays… Read More