Can we fix the supply chain’s trucking crisis in the short term?
It’s tempting to hope that a few key moves will help us get U.S. supply chains back on track. But while unclogging our ports may move trucks around, it will not fix the supply chain’s even bigger woes with trucking capacity.
Predictive hiring: Can it help alleviate the driver shortage?
The ongoing driver shortage has been in the news even more lately; empty shelves and restaurants crying for supplies have even been on the national news, in addition to industry publications.
This has led many in the industry to wonder: How can we improve driver recruiting and retention?
Training drivers effectively is a key issue in trucking, particularly with the high verdicts affecting the industry. And safety training affects another key issue: Safety issues account for up to 20% of fleet turnover.
Join Kelly Anderson, President of Kelly Anderson Group, as he shares techniques and best practices to create a culture of excellence in safety in this free webinar…
Recruiting women truck drivers: How is it different? The long-standing truck driver shortage is prompting truckload carriers to reach out to a mostly new group of potential truck drivers: Women. And nobody knows better how to talk to women than Axele customer Quality Logistics Senior Vice President Amanda Schuier. Schuier comes from a trucking family …
National Truck Driver Appreciation Week has been around for many years, but this year more than ever we need to celebrate our truck drivers and show them how much we value them. It’s time we set aside to celebrate the professional men and women truck drivers who deliver our goods safely, securely, and on time; keep our highways safe; and contribute to our economy.
Carriers must be competitive to excel at driver recruitment and driver retention in today’s drivers’ market. Finding and keeping your best workforce may sound like a tough job. But there are lots of best practices and tactics to draw from in hiring and retaining your drivers.
Here are some factoids and ideas to get you started
Is your company one of the Best Fleets to Drive For? That question is more important than ever these days.
Do you know what traits your company needs to develop in order to attract and keep the best drivers?
Join us as Chris Henry of CarriersEdge shares the top trends from the 2021 Best Fleets to Drive For…