Last chance to apply for owner-operator contest

| September 13, 2011

Overdrive and the Truckload Carriers Association will be naming the nation's top owner-operator.

After 50 years, truly independent

| September 12, 2011

The important thing is that the owner-operator has come into his own as a legitimate self-employed business owner able to deal with such opposition.

Plenty of chrome at Dallas show

| September 07, 2011

There were a record 71 entrants at the Great American Trucking Show Pride & Polish in late August. See video of three contestants.

Manufacturing expansion passes two years

| September 01, 2011

Factory activity expanded for the 25th consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 27th consecutive month.

Working with onboard recorders

| August 29, 2011

Log in to a free webinar Nov. 14 to learn more about EOBRs’ regulatory status and how they are changing drivers’ work habits.

Appeals court vacates onboard recorder reg

| August 27, 2011

A federal appeals court vacated the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s electronic onboard recorder regulation.

Aug. 27: Chill with an Ice Road Trucker

| August 26, 2011

Ice Road Trucker Maya Sieber will be available for photos and autographs at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas.

Aug. 26: Learn owner-operator business skills

| August 25, 2011

Don’t miss this free two-hour seminar, with presenter Kevin Rutherford, on how to run a profitable owner-operator business.

Max Heine

Max Heine is editorial director of Overdrive and writes regularly for the Overdrive Extra blog. A CDL holder, he joined Overdrive in 1998 after more than two decades of newspaper work. You can reach him at mheine@randallreilly.com or 205-248-1038.

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