Monthly Archives: January 2016

Job Seekers Skills Gleaned from Forwarders’ Needs

This week, while we were reading a recap of issues discussed at a Q&A panel of freight forwarders we realized that many of the topics that are generally thought to be primary considerations between carriers and forwarders are also strategic skills for job seekers to cultivate and apply. Customer service, communication and action-based solutions are… Read more »

Logistics Careers are Still on the Rise

It’s become common knowledge that the trucking industry has a driver shortage and there are rumors of an impending pilot shortage, but these are a small symptom of a growing supply chain labor challenge. About 270,200 logistics jobs will be created each year in the U.S. until 2018, according to a study from the Georgia… Read more »