What are owner-operators’ top five problems?

| March 19, 2012

Readers, I'm beginning research on a story I'm preparing for Overdrive's June issue on which I need as much owner-operator input as is possible. It's one that will probe the five biggest problems owner-operators face ...

An unbelievable bad-weather day

| March 18, 2012

Today was the worst weather day we have seen in eight years of driving. Unbelievable!

J.J. Keller-sponsored musher wins Iditarod

| March 17, 2012

The folks at trucking-industry publisher J.J. Keller & Associates announced this morning the awesome culmination of the company's investment in young competitive musher Dallas Seavey (pictured from the trail), who came out on top in ...

The Denton, Texas, museum we did not visit

Phil Madsen | March 17, 2012

Expediters can be called to work on a moment's notice. Tourist plans today got scrapped when that happened to us.

When you have to go, get there before the bus!

Phil Madsen | March 16, 2012

Using public bathrooms is a fact of life for truckers; get there before the bus.

The haps at MATS: Rounding up driver-led efforts

| March 16, 2012

I'll make an attempt, at least. So much is going on at next week's trucking show in Louisville it will be next to impossible to catch it all in this space today, but here are ...

Understanding those happy expedite carrier CEOs

| March 15, 2012

Why are those expedite carrier CEO's so happy? I interviewed some of them to find out.

Overdrive trucks to NYC today

| March 15, 2012

Overdrive editor Max Heine and I are doing a little air-trucking this afternoon to NYC for the Jesse H. Neal awards banquet put on by American Business Media. My two-part feature on the Compliance, Safety, ...

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