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So far Alex Powers has created 6 blog entries.

Modern Trucks VS Classic Trucks

One of the great debates within the realm of owner-operators is whether to buy an older truck or a newer truck. That may sound like an obvious decision to some but when you actually look at the deeper issues that spark this debate you begin to see where the [...]

By |2019-10-07T13:44:24-06:00October 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Modern Trucks VS Classic Trucks

A History of Trucking

The history of the trucking industry is one that is far too often overlooked. If you look around at the things that impact your everyday life you will quickly see that all of it at one point or another required the trucking industry to get where it needed to go. [...]

By |2019-10-14T12:44:01-06:00September 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A History of Trucking

Improve Your Fuel Efficiency

When you think about semi-trucks, fuel is typically not the first thing that comes to mind; and let’s face it, paying for fuel sucks. The only way to get around it is to walk. That is obviously not an option in this industry, but what we can do is make [...]

By |2019-09-20T14:34:29-06:00September 17th, 2019|Trucking Business Tips|Comments Off on Improve Your Fuel Efficiency

Top Six Reasons Trucking Companies Fail 

Top Six Reasons Why Many Trucking Companies Fail Owning a trucking company can be a very rewarding career, but it’s not for everyone. Many come into this industry with unrealistic expectations. As with any business, for it to be successful there are certain precautions and practices you should adhere to. At the end of the [...]

By |2019-10-10T10:29:42-06:00August 27th, 2019|Trucking Business Tips|Comments Off on Top Six Reasons Trucking Companies Fail 

A History of Factoring

A History of Factoring Freight Broker The concept of factoring is thought to trace back thousands of years to ancient Mesopotamia. For some this history may be surprising, however, if you know the history of this region, they were believed to be responsible for advancement in many of [...]

By |2019-09-20T14:41:15-06:00July 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A History of Factoring

Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks

Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks The tech market is booming and is always coming out with great new products making life more convenient. Here are five  must have items you will want to get your hands on that are bringing the trucking industry into the future: Camera [...]

By |2019-09-23T08:42:08-06:00June 19th, 2019|Industry News|Comments Off on Five Must Have Trucking Technology Picks