Sean Kilcarr

Senior Editor , Penton Media comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry -- light and medium duty fleets up through over-the-road truckload, less-than-truckload, and private fleet operations

Posts by Sean Kilcarr

in Trucks at Work Apr 02, 2014

Is pay really the answer?

It’s been a while since Jerry Osteryoung, professor emeritus (that means retired) of finance for Florida State University, appeared in this....More
in Trucks at Work Apr 01, 2014

Money, time, and work

The driver shortage is going to continue vexing the trucking industry for some time to come, if for no other reason than there’s no other way....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 24, 2014

Addressing the driver "problem"

The recent settlement deal between the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and port trucking form Pacific 9 Transportation is getting a lot of....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 21, 2014

Whistling past the graveyard

Back in college (which is now a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away – pun intended) I majored in history – specifically U.S. Civil....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 19, 2014

Is it time for an insurance review?

Insurance is one of those “must haves” in the commercial trucking business, not in the least due to all the potential risks truckers face....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 17, 2014

IT innovation acceleration

There’s lots of talk in trucking these days about how “Big Data” is transforming the industry – and, as a result, how....More

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