Article from Risk and Insurance
Interesting summary article discussing the shortage of drivers contrasted with the increased regulation by the government.
As described on the noted web site link, below, “Manufacturing Day℠ is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers”. http://www.mfgday.com/ The designated day is October 2, 2015 and the web site link will lead you to various functions that are being held around the country.
There were a few highlights form this edition that we thought might be of interest: 1. There were 3023 truck-involved traffic accidents reported in 2014 which is a 6% increase over 2013. Contributing factors included: speed (14% of cars and 10% of trucks) failed to yield (14% of cars and 7% of trucks) less than 1%
Throughout the month of July and the beginning of August, the employees of Great Plains Transportation Services, Inc. and Partners Funding, Inc., have been involved in the fourth annual “Christmas in July Dress Casual Campaign”. In order for the employees to dress casually at the office they had to donate money or items to a
I had the opportunity to attend a short presentation by Jeff Brown this past Friday. The title of the session was “Think Differently” and I understand the context since he had worked for Apple during his career. In that regard, I wanted to share a few of the quotes that came directly from Steve Jobs
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Referencing one of the last posts, the first example of Invoice Funding/Factoring to review is significant growth. This can easily put pressures on an organizations ability to pay increased operational costs while waiting for payments to arrive. Significant growth can be considered a “risk”, potentially restricting funding resources. By gaining the funds quickly through factoring,
Within our Trucking Division, we had drawn another quarterly bonus winner from our referral program. We thought we would share an excerpt of their thank you note: “We just wanted to say Thank You for the referral bonus!! We will definitely keep spreading the word; it’s been such a pleasure working with all of you!”
By taking a disciplined approach towards decreasing the time lag of receivables, it can allow the business to “invest” the cash immediately, paying operational costs associated with revenue generation quicker, helping achieve greater returns under certain circumstances. In the next few posts, we will be writing about actual examples of how this can be a
We had a great time last Monday (7.27.15) supporting the Martin County Pork Masters Annual Golf Outing. Along with passing out donuts for breakfast, we met some great people through out the day!
I ran across this quote and thought it interesting, mostly regarding it’s relevance today, yet written over a century ago: