Category Archives: Service

How to Be a Courier Contractor

If the occupation of courier is in your future, you may be able to design your own business if you decide to become a contractor in the field. Many couriers are independent contractors who use personal vehicles such as bicycles … Continue reading

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Strategies for Small Business Shipping

Strategies for Small Business Shipping If you’re not shipping hundreds of packages a day that total thousands of pounds, it is probably safe to say that you are a “small business shipper.” These can range from a person selling a … Continue reading

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Top 7 Outsourcing Advantages

As you evaluate your choices and decisions in outsourcing different components of your operations, you will need to consider the advantages of outsourcing. When done for the right reasons, outsourcing will actually help your company grow and save money. There … Continue reading

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Study: Highly Successful Trucking Companies Use Different HR Practices with Drivers

Highly successful companies use distinct practices in building their workforces and offer more benefits to recruit and retain drivers when compared to all other trucking companies, according to new research in the 2013 Texas Trucking Industry Study. To qualify as … Continue reading

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Modifying Your Truck to Improve Gas Mileage

Modifying Your Truck to Improve Gas Mileage Fuel Costs vs. the Expense to Modify Your Truck With the price fuel trending upwards, truck owners are looking for as many ways as possible to get better fuel mileage. You’ve probably already tried the … Continue reading

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Travel as an Air Courier

Travel as an Air Courier. Here is some information to see if traveling as an AIR COURIER is for you! One of the biggest points of confusion I have to explain is that traveling as an air courier is NOT … Continue reading

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How Do Courier Companies Work?

You can begin a courier company relatively affordably. All you need is reliable transportation and some initial accounts. You may need to purchase a larger vehicle as your volume of business increases. You will need a commercial driver’s license if … Continue reading

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Difference Between Supply Chain & Logistics Management

Logistics Scope The logistics model covers a segment of the supply chain, and its management has specific functions. A logistics manager is responsible for planning, developing and controlling the complete product flow. He also oversees product delivery to customers and … Continue reading

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Courier Messenger Summary

Are you considering becoming a Courier Messenger? Here are the latest Labor Statistics, Summary as of March of 2012 by the Bureau of Labor? Quick Facts: Couriers and Messengers 2010 Median Pay $24,080 per year $11.58 per hour Entry-Level Education … Continue reading

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Road Trip Checklist

Road Trip Checklist Inspect Your Truck or Car Before You Take a Road Trip Road Trip Checklist Are you getting ready to head out on a vacation or other road trip? Take a little time before you go to make sure your … Continue reading

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