Phil Madsen

We do our bookkeeping to know the truth

Truck business bookkeeping is a pain, but it is a bigger pain to let it go.

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A mile well-driven

A mile well-driven and a journey toward fulfillment, joy and peace are one and the same.

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The world’s toughest trucker I am not

Why I declined the invitation from The World's Toughest Trucker TV show.

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Feeling the itch to get back on the road

As nice as our Florida vacation days have been, Diane and I are feeling the itch to get back on the road.

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Gearing up for the Sylectus conference

I'm looking forward to this gathering of small carriers and own-authority owner-operators.

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What if our house was destroyed? The trucker’s advantage.

The mobility of a one-truck business has its advantages.

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Thinking about top executives at large motor carriers

Having met and interacted with the top people at our carrier, I am growing more sympathetic toward them.

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Is FMCSA putting back in the air what EPA takes out?

New FMCSA rules require truckers to take a 30 minute break. What effect will this have on air quality?

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Using free info and free air to extend tire life

Tire inflation tables -- do you use them?

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Your stuff — why do you own it?

When was the last time you thought deeply about the stuff you own?

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