Partners in Business

| August 02, 2010

PIB TIP: COSTS VARY MONTHLY. If you drive 9,600 miles one month and 10,000 miles the next, you’ll have two sets of costs for each month. If your monthly tractor payment is $1,850 and you ...

Pulse

Max Heine | August 01, 2010

In the case of your career, the biggest cost could be opportunities you’ll never know you missed.

| July 12, 2010

PIB TIP: FRIDAY BEST DAY FOR FREIGHT. A Friday is usually the best day of the week for freight. Being under a load with the most possible miles over the weekend will make the best ...

Business and pleasure

James Jaillet | July 01, 2010

Great American Trucking Show in Dallas packed with seminars, exhibits, show trucks, live music and more.

| June 22, 2010

PIB TIP: TAKE STOCK ON TUESDAYS. If it’s a 2,000-mile trip, delivering the week’s first load on Tuesday may yield profit. Otherwise, Tuesday is the day to take a hard look at how many miles ...

June 18: Partners in Business

| June 10, 2010

It's tough to run a successful owner-operator business. Overdrive's Partners in Business seminar at the Great West Truck Show, sponsored by Freightliner Trucks and Schneider National, provides training to make it work.

| June 08, 2010

PIB TIP:  WORK IN AN EXTRA DAY. A Sunday pickup or delivery is like an extra day’s work, since this typically isn’t a day for either task. Making the most of Sunday gives you a ...

| June 02, 2010

June 3 PIB TIP:  MAKE WEEKLY PLANS. One week is the right amount of time to deal with efficiently. To do so, look at the advantages and disadvantages of every day of the week. Match ...

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