What’s going on with owner-operator pay

| August 23, 2011

Got a hour to spare? That's all it would take to watch and listen to the webinar we did last week with Gordon Klemp on driver compensation. Klemp, head of the National Transportation Institute, has spent ...

From a left-coast operator on the Virginia quake

| August 23, 2011

Thought I'd share a brief item related to the 5.9 magnitude earthquake centered between Charlottesville and Richmond, Va., and felt up and down the East Coast (including in my mother's office as far South as ...

Tips for the Big Rig Run, TSG Walk

| August 23, 2011

So you’re going to do the Big Rig Run in Dallas! Here is some practical advice for you to consider before you lace up your running shoes as well as the layout of the event itself. It’s ...

Owner-operators remembering Chance Rogers at GATS

| August 23, 2011

A fixture at truck shows for years with his owner-operator grandfather Jim Rogers, leased to Fikes, young Chance Rogers passed away July 11 after a long battle with bone cancer. Several owner-operators and drivers have ...

Long-haul literary: Former owner-operator’s memoir of the life

| August 20, 2011

Marc Mayfield (pictured) didn’t set out to write a book when, after a lot of college – “some of it was wasted time,” he says -- and several less-than-successful, half-hearted career choices, he jumped into ...

Cheers, stars launched the Great American Trucking Show

| August 18, 2011

Randall-Reilly Publishing's first Great American Trucking Show in Dallas had a spirited start in August 12 years ago.

Phone app for getting around GATS in Dallas next week

| August 18, 2011

If you're saying "Man I sure could have used that last year," I can assure you you're not alone. The new Great American Trucking Show app for various smartphone platforms, put together by the show's ...

The future Lady McCartney’s trucking roots

| August 17, 2011

Did you know the daughter of New England Motor Freight Chairman and CEO Myron Shevell also happens to hold the distinction of being engaged to none other than famous Beatle Sir Paul McCartney? It's true, at ...

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