To celebrate Life By The Mile’s 100th episode, we sit with FreightWorks President Josh Farmer to talk about leadership, listening to truck drivers, and using technology to move your company forward. Josh also emphasizes the importance of building a family culture and honoring commitments as some of the main reasons why FreightWorks has seen growth, especially with driver recruitment as of late. Truck drivers, company owners, and trucking enthusiasts - join us as we celebrate the 100th episode of Life By The Mile, delivered by FreightWorks.
On the latest episode of Life By The Mile, we sit down with Stephen Kane and discuss a wellness program offered by Rolling Strong that is specifically designed to help truck drivers stay healthy and active. Whether you're a solo operator or part of a fleet, Rolling Strong's program can be customized to meet your unique needs and goals. Stephen stresses the need for trucking companies to create a culture of wellness for their drivers by providing access to healthy food options, exercise facilities, and support from coaches. By making wellness a priority, companies can help their drivers stay healthy and productive on the road. Drivers - it’s never too late to take charge of your health and enjoy a long and fulfilling career in trucking. Get back on the road to health and wellness by watching the latest episode of Life By The Mile featuring Stephen Kane, delivered by FreightWorks.
Is technology helping reduce truck accidents in America? Nowadays, truck drivers and company owners can have access to technology to help them monitor road conditions, vehicle status, and more. The data can also be used to coach their professional drivers to improve their skills and driving behaviors. In this episode of Life By The Mile, we sit down with Brad Corrodi, Vice President (Fleet Products and Services) at Stone Ridge, to discuss the importance of safety in the trucking industry and how technology can make the lives of truck drivers safer and less stressful. Stone Ridge is a supplier for many truck manufacturers, and their logo can often be found on the back of instrument clusters. They specialize in creating products that improve the safety and efficiency of trucks, such as digital tachographs, advanced driver assistance systems, and other telematics solutions. So, whether you're a truck driver, fleet manager, or just interested in the latest innovations in the trucking industry, this episode is definitely for you! Don't miss out on this fascinating discussion on the future of trucking technology and its crucial role in keeping our roads safe. Watch now!
Who better to talk to about the latest issues in trucking than a professional truck driver? In this episode of Life By The Mile, we catch up with a professional driver and content creator - Clark Reed. Hear Clark's take on the latest developments in the trucking industry, speed regulation legislation, the importance of safe driving for good fuel economy, training new drivers, the relationship between a driver and the truck, the truck parking crisis, and more. Get a firsthand perspective from a professional driver, and get candid when you join us in the conversation by leaving a comment below.
On this episode of Life By The Mile, veteran journalist from the Commercial Carrier Journal (CCJ) Jason Cannon gives us the inside scoop on the important role of responsible journalism in the trucking industry! Jason talks about the crucial role that responsible journalism plays in keeping this vital sector informed, accountable, and transparent. From uncovering the latest trends and developments to exploring the impact of technology on the industry, it is imperative for journalists to deliver accurate and relevant news today to help everyone in the trucking industry to make important decisions. Don't miss out on the opportunity to learn about this critical component of the global supply chain and the journalists making a difference. Enjoy Episode 126 of Life By The Mile, delivered by FreightWorks.
With the launch of a new Freightworks weekly 30 podcast called “Life By The Mile” we’ll also have a blog several times each month with the same name. It will be a chance for readers to experience the colorful, resilient and “always moving” lives of our nation’s vast ecosystem of trucking and logistics. Professional drivers and their journeys will be a key theme and you’ll laugh, cry, cheer and stand amazed at the breadth and diversity of the Freightworks team.
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