Carrier Rate Agreement or Carrier Contract

Use honest and ethical practices when you write a carrier rate agreement or carrier contract. Doing so will result in more long term satisfied customers.

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Posted by Joel on Jul 16, 2015 | Business of Trucking

TruckBytes - Free Trucking Software

"After using numerous programs, finding one to fit our truck driver needs was almost impossible. I was so frustrated until my husband gave me Joel Baker's phone number. I spoke with Joel and he helped me get acquainted with a program made specifically for truck drivers called TruckBytes."

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Posted by Joel on Jun 28, 2015 | Trucking Software, Business of Trucking

Make a Business Plan

Always make a business plan and write the plan yourself, from the first word to the last.

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Posted by Joel on Jun 25, 2015 | Business of Trucking

Fuel Surcharge

Determining the fuel surcharge rate is easier than the negotiations themselves.

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Posted by Joel on Jun 21, 2015 | Business of Trucking

Financing Your Truck

Financing your truck is not as hard as you think. The hard part is getting an interest rate you are comfortable with.

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Posted by Joel on Jun 21, 2015 | Business of Trucking, Financing

Find Customers that Need Trucks

Potential customers that need trucks are located everywhere!

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Posted by Joel on Jun 19, 2015 | Business of Trucking

Trucking Customers - Vital for Truck Owners

Treat all your customers as valued business partners.

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Posted by Joel on Jun 16, 2015 | Plan Before You Buy!, Business of Trucking