CarrierDirect Office Hours Special Edition – CARES Act, Federal Social Distancing Guidelines, and What It Means for Trucking

Peter Rentschlerand Ryan Schreiber offered up a Special Edition of "CarrierDirect Office Hours" to talk about what trucking companies and intermediaries need to know with CARES Act signed, and new Federal Social Distancing Guidelines being issued. Check it out here. ...

CarrierDirect Launches “Office Hours” to Help Companies During COVID-19

In this difficult time, we want to focus on giving back. Check out our new web series "CarrierDirect Office Hours". Episode One is up now - "Communication and Culture During a Crisis". Check out the first episode here, and look for more to come.   What are...

REPOST: The First Week of The Turn: Summary of Conversation with Industry Leaders, and the Challenges They’re Facing Right Now

Last week we spent a ton of time talking to our industry friends about the challenges they are facing dealing with coronavirus. Follow the link to our Freightwaves Article discussing what we learned. https://www.freightwaves.com/news/commentary-recommendations-after-coronavirus-changed-life-in-the-usa...

Public Service Announcement – Allow me to reintroduce myself

We’ve been quiet the past 3 years; we’ve been heads down delivering for our customers and hiring great people. We are passionate about serving the clients we have, but we looked up and realized we’ve built the company the industry deserves, and you need to...

The 3 Types of Training You HAVE To Be Doing

Everyone knows the parable about the CEO and the CFO… the one that goes   It resonates because we know it to be intuitively true. Even if we’re investing in bringing on the BEST people, we know we have to invest in them.  We also all...

Cart Before the Horse: Digital Freight Matching, A.I. and Machine Learning for Freight

Technologies are assisting to automate tasks that require lots of repetition and grunt work, allowing people to focus on tasks that require a human touch. In the case of brokerages, it would be impossible for their carrier sales reps to quickly, efficiently and reliably digest...