January 14, 2013
Unionized drayage drivers. The International Brotherhood of Teamsters just inked its first contract with a drayage company working near the ports of L.A. and Long Beach. Drivers' wages will immediately jump from $12.72 to $19 per hour. And that's just the beginning
Author: Jim Park | Posted @ Monday, January 14, 2013 12:00 AM | » Comments(1)
February 2, 2012
For-hire trucking could learn a few things from the airlines, because they have finally figured out how to make money in a deregulated environment
Author: Jim Park | Posted @ Thursday, February 2, 2012 8:11 AM | » Comments(1)
January 18, 2012
There are thousands of men and women out there today with a CDL in their pocket no longer working as truck drivers. Why is the industry moaning about a shortage of drivers?
Author: Jim Park | Posted @ Wednesday, January 18, 2012 10:49 PM | » Comments(19)
November 10, 2010
"The reason we've got an unparalleled standard of living in the history of the world is because we've got a free market that is dynamic and entrepreneurial, and that free market has to be nurtured and cultivated.
Author: Jim Park | Posted @ Wednesday, November 10, 2010 10:31 PM | » Comments(4)
September 16, 2010
Last month I spent time gathering information and doing interviews for the cover story in the September issue of Heavy Duty Trucking.
Author: Jim Park | Posted @ Thursday, September 16, 2010 8:16 PM | » Comments(0)
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