Overdrive December, 2020 – Better Training Needed for Hostlers

Overdrive December, 2020 – Better Training Needed for Hostlers

By John Kearney Ecommerce in the U.S., driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, is booming: by 2024 it’s expected that stay-at-home shopping sales will reach $1.2 trillion, nearly 19% of total retail volume. Supporting this burst of economic activity is an equally...
Overdrive September, 2020 – Preparing a New Generation of Truckers

Overdrive September, 2020 – Preparing a New Generation of Truckers

By John Kearney ​According to the American Transportation Research Institute, the share of younger truck drivers in recent years has not only been increasing, it’s been decreasing. It is urgent that we reverse that pattern and start attracting capable, career-minded...