Fuel for Thought

  • Featured Story
    Buying or Investing?
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Oct 19th 2017 9:37AM
    Would you like to buy a job?
  • Winning The Race? -OR- Why Am I So Tired?
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Oct 11th 2017 6:56PM
    Are you winning the race? The race to get ahead. Everyone wants to be winner. There is first place, and then there is everyone else.
  • It's Just A 30 Minute Break
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Oct 4th 2017 6:35AM
    Thirty minutes. One - half hour. If you have to log your hours of service, chances are you might need to log a thirty minute break during your day.
  • Little Things
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Sep 28th 2017 10:13AM
    While there are many truck drivers who are company drivers, most expediters, and truckers in general, are owner operators, or are at least self employed contractors. Even driving for a fleet owner, drivers will usually be contractors.
  • Buyer Beware
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Sep 22nd 2017 9:26AM
    Caveat Emptor (the principle that the buyer alone is responsible for checking the quality and suitability of goods before a purchase is made) - commonly known as Buyer Beware
  • The Gold Standard
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Sep 14th 2017 9:46AM
    Running a small business has many challenges. Owning and operating a small trucking trucking business presents it’s own set of unique challenges.
  • Plan Your Breakdown
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Sep 6th 2017 12:10PM
    Truck drivers can plan for a multitude of events. Many things can be pre-planned, and most probably are.
  • How Harvey Helped
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Sep 2nd 2017 2:10AM
    Hurricane Harvey had a bigger impact on our country as a whole than it did just in the immediate areas it directly impacted.
  • The New File Cabinet
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Aug 24th 2017 8:17AM
    As a small business owner, over the years many things have changed. One thing that has remained constant is paperwork and records.
  • Monumental Eclipse
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Aug 19th 2017 10:07AM
    Recent events may lead many to believe that Americans just cannot get along with one another. After hearing about the rallies, riots, protests and general hatred spewed from news media sources, a good number of people tend to think we are in very turbulent times.
  • Roadside Inspections to Decrease
    By Greg Huggins
    Posted Aug 10th 2017 8:57AM
    The Industrial Age brought about new technologies in the field of manufacturing. Prior to this time in history, most goods were produced individually, one at a time, by hand, by people, and while time consuming, most often times the quality was superb.