Confidence lackluster, but factories humming

| September 01, 2010

Tuesday’s report on consumer confidence was a bit sour, even though the index was up a tad. “Overall, consumers remain apprehensive about the future," said an official with The Conference Board Consumer Research Center, which ...

Dollars and Sense

Kevin Rutherford | September 01, 2010

To buy a tractor without an idea of its application is putting the cart before the horse (or, we might say, the trailer before the tractor).

Chatting with Amby

| September 01, 2010

Amby Burfoot’s Runner’s Guide to the Meaning of Life puts running into perspective.

Healthy Movement Gathering Steam

Misty Bell | September 01, 2010

The Healthy Trucker Movement is gaining steam.

Disarming Jerks

Carolyn Magner | September 01, 2010

Carolyn gives advice on disarming jerks, loneliness and using the "L" word.

Channel 19

Todd Dills | September 01, 2010

A dose of trucking humor, oddities and coverage in the media.

Getting bolder with her shoulder

| August 31, 2010

Three years ago, when Ellen Voie (pictured) launched the Women in Trucking organization, she boasted that she'd be so happy when membership levels reached 1,000 that she'd get the org's logo tattooed on her body. ...

Reporting cargo theft — balancing act in more ways than one…

| August 30, 2010

Tune in Wednesday at 8 p.m. Eastern for the Truth About Trucking online radio program with host Allen Smith. My fellow Truckers News/Overdrive Senior Editor Max Kvidera and I will be guests on the subject of ...

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