Training & Resources
Want tried and true techniques for calculating your cost-per-mile, managing carrier and broker partners, reducing the risk of fraud, and much more? Read on.
20 Ways to Control Fuel Costs as an Owner Operator
Your number one business cost as an owner-operator is fuel. Below are 20 tips to reduce your fuel costs so you can grow your business on the road as an owner-operator.
5 reasons for brokers to become Truckstop.com Certified at #TruckstopConnected18
As a broker, your days are pretty hectic. You have to manage relationships with your customers, book loads with qualified carriers (who are becoming harder and harder to find), and you pull your hair out over the back-office work involved in managing check-calls and processing payment to your carriers. There’s got to be a better
Five Reasons Our Customers Use ITS Dispatch for IFTA (and Why You Should, Too)
You’re busier than ever and don’t have time to waste on IFTA paperwork every three months. Here are five reasons ITS Dispatch is your best option for IFTA.
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The successful freight broker’s guide to load tracking
It’s suggested that 87% of Shippers want to work with freight partners who provide freight visibility. Makes sense, right? I mean successful freight transactions don’t appear in a vacuum (not even when you’re brokering vacuums). Did you know Truckstop Pro broker users get free, unlimited load tracking? And if you’re not a Pro user, it’s
Buying an ELD? What to ask providers
The moment many in the transportation industry have been hoping would never come soft launched on December 18, 2017 and is all but guaranteed to go into full affect April 1, 2018. For those who still have yet to purchase a device, when looking for an ELD: 1. Research There are 180 devices listed on
ELD Market Vendor Spotlight: Omnitracs
Just launched: Truckstop.com’s new ELD marketplace helps carriers navigate the many available ELD options. We’ve researched and vetted many of the vendors in the market today and have brought who we believe are the best into one place for the trucking industry to view and get information. Over the next three months, we’re spotlighting our
ELD Market vendor spotlight: KeepTruckin
For Truckstop.com’s new ELD marketplace, we’ve researched and vetted the vendors in the market today we believe are the best. Over the next three months, we’re spotlighting our selected vendors. To view this marketplace, visit eld.truckstop.com. This week’s spotlight is on KeepTruckin. What’s your company background? KeepTruckin was started with the singular mission to build a modern
ELD Market vendor spotlight: J. J. Keller
Just launched: Truckstop.com’s new ELD marketplace helps carriers navigate the many available ELD options. We’ve researched and vetted many of the vendors in the market today and have brought who we believe are the best into one place for the trucking industry to view and get information. Over the next three months, we will spotlight
Seasonality & tech mean more money for carriers this quarter
It’s the holidays, and everything’s tighter, from budgets to belt loops. The good news is carriers are benefiting from the busy holiday season largely due to growing freight demand and a shortage of truck drivers. Available trucking technology is also playing a large role in carrier success this holiday season. John Larkin of Stifel Capital