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C.H. Robinson Foundation Contract Carrier Scholarship: Apply Now

C.H. Robinson Foundation Contract Carrier Scholarship: Apply Now | Road

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For the fifth year in a row, the C.H. Robinson Foundation Scholarship Program for Truckload Contract Carriers will award up to ten $2,500 college scholarships. The program is open to employees of eligible C.H. Robinson contract carriers—those who have been a C.H. Robinson contract carrier for a minimum of one year as of the application deadline, and to eligible children of C.H. Robinson contract carrier employees. Since 2013, we’ve awarded 25 scholarships.
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- Director of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson

The Secret to Small Carrier Profitability

The Secret to Small Carrier Profitability | The Road

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I bought my first truck at 22. By the time I was 25, I had 11 trucks. And that sounds great, but at one point, I was close to filing bankruptcy—all because I didn’t understand one important part of the business. I didn’t understand the financial numbers.
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- Founder and CEO, LetsTruck

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year

2017 Regulations Update: Top 4 Issues Affecting Trucking this Year | The Road

trucking-regulatory-updateRecently, I had the pleasure of being a guest on Dave Nemo’s Road Dog radio show. We recapped some of the big stories in trucking regulations in 2016 and discussed the issues coming up in 2017. Here are the top four issues I will be following in 2017:
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- Director, Government Affairs- C.H. Robinson

The Road: Top 3 Blog Posts of 2016

The Road: Top 3 Blog Posts of 2016.The Road by C.H. Robinson

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From the ELD mandate to autonomous trucks, 2016 has been an eventful year for the trucking industry. As things continue to change in the transportation industry, we’ll keep covering the topics that impact and recognize carriers. Let’s take a look back at the three most popular posts published here on The Road over the last year.
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- Director of Capacity Development- C.H. Robinson

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