What are Safety Cards?

Safety cards are part of a system that I released this month to help companies in the transportation industry with their safety programs. With new regulations, budget obligations, and the nature of the industry finding ways to promote the safety message are even more important. An effective way of doing that is safety cards. This …

Have You Created Chaos or Structure in Your Team?

Jeff is a supervisor that wanted to have a good relationship with his team. They had lots of experience, knew how to do their job in a professional manner most of the time so Jeff didn’t feel that he had to keep a tight eye on the team. He didn’t want to be known as …

Are you leading by example?

Think hard about that question, are you leading by example? There is a thin line between walking the talk and walking the walk once you are in a supervisory position. Sometimes for new supervisors the position can go to their heads to the point that they manage themselves right out of a job. Now there …

Working on it or in it?

Many of us entrepreneurs, especially those of us that provide a service can get very bogged down in the day to day details of running a business and lose the focus of working on getting new business. One way to help in that area is to colour manage your time which I won't get into …

CSA 2010 Arrives!

It made it! CSA 2010 arrives in 2010, which is a feat in itself. The FMCSA launched the program on December 13, 2010 completing a very important change in the motor carrier community. Now is the time to ensure all of your ducks are in the right place because you can bet that beginning January …