Moving It Forward: Stress in the Transportation Business

We hear about it all the time: People “burn out” or “kick out for the day.”  But what do those statements really speak to?  In our business of transportation, the stress we carry finds us very quickly and departs slowly.  Stress is an everyday ingredient in life.  How we deal with it is the secret of life!

Most of the stress in the transportation industry comes from the distance between what we want to happen and what is actually happening.  For the shipper, it could be a full dock and not enough room to get that one truck in for a “hot load.”  It may also be caused by that one truck, on that special shipment, that encounters difficulties. To read more, click here.