1 Jan 24

B.A. Rhoades' competitor has been stealing shippers by tremendously undercutting the rate at which his trucking company can afford to haul the freight. Can Nicky Hammerlane help?

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Jan 24

How familiar are you with the International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA)? Part of running a successful trucking company depends on your understanding of IFTA. With that in mind, I've prepared a Q & A on the most common questions drivers have about the agreement.

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Dec 24

In our last blog we left Nicky as stuffed as his chile relleños and heading west. Juan Griego was left looking for a missing leg…. a missing freight leg. And calculating the fixed cost of each of the nine trucks he runs at his trucking company, Number Juan Trucking

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Nov 22

Nicky Hammerlane here, in one of my favorite towns, Albuquerque, New Mexico; sitting at the truck stop near the I-40 and I-25 interchange. Lots of restaurants within walking distance, so I decide to take a jaunt over to a restaurant that’s famous for its cheesecake. Now I know what you’re thinking - “He does the pie thing, what’s this?”

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Oct 31

When we last left off, Nicky had sat down with Ichabod to review his plan for the employees of Ichabod's trucking company to help encourage millenial employees to stick around, instead of disappear.

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Oct 25

If you're looking for partial or less-than-truckload (LTL) freight, searching for these types of loads on Getloaded is easy. Check out the video below to get a few tips on how to successfully find partial loads:

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Oct 22

In our last blog, we left Nicky Hammerlane finishing his laundry and preparing to make his next round-robin run cross-country, delivering custom fixtures to a large chain of stores.

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Oct 16

Nicky Hammerlane is back with his latest installment. This month, it's a Halloween spooktacular, and what's spookier than setting time off policies for your trucking company?


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Oct 02

You probably have heard plenty about the new $75K broker bond requirement recently, but if you think it only affects brokers, keep reading.

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Sep 26

One of the new and exciting things that came with the release of version 3.0 of Getloaded was a new feature that allows you to create a dispatch in GetloadedOps directly from a load detail page.


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