Santa’s elves cranking out electronics

| November 01, 2011

Manufacturing continued growing in October, but at a slower pace than September, according to the Institute for Supply Management.

Buyer's remorse

| November 01, 2011

Dear Carolyn, My wife has changed since we got married. When we were dating she was funny, kind and a blast to hang out with. Now, all she does is complain about how I don't do ...

Choosing a business form

Kevin Rutherford | November 01, 2011

There are three main things to consider when you choose a legal form for a business: asset protection, taxation and simplicity.

Exercise offers plenty of rewards

| November 01, 2011

Sometimes while waiting to get loaded I slip on the running shoes and search for a shortcut.

Roadside Attractions

Overdrive Staff | November 01, 2011

Interesting and odd parts of trucking, truck gauges, truck gallery and many more industry news items are featured.

Jost to be featured today and tomorrow on Motorhead Garage TV

| October 30, 2011

Tune into Fox Sports Network this morning at 11:30 in all time zones for an edition of the Motorhead Garage television series that features Jost International. The segment was filmed October 18 at the Jost ...

How to get — and keep — the contract

| October 29, 2011

Success in hauling with your own authority often requires negotiating contracts directly with shippers and keeping those contracts when bigger competitors come prowling. The father-son operation of John and Erick (pictured) Engbarth learned this by experience. ...

Friday Channel 19 news round-up: Cross-border trucking; ‘driver shortage’; and the 1 on the 53 and the 99

| October 28, 2011

Separate but not equal That separation could be diminishing when it comes to U.S. and Mexican tucking, now that a new pilot program for cross-border long haul is under way.  In the wake of the Oct. ...

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