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How to deal with your title if it doesn’t reflect you are the department manager. When a title doesn’t really reflect your role, you need to quickly establish the reporting structure and scope of management. A manager at a small to medium fleet may head up a critical department or two and report to the owner or president. At other companies, the same position may be a VP or director. The key is to get who you report to and that you are a senior leader established immediately and clearly. Example: Safety and Recruiting Manager; Lead the recruiting and safety departments, report to the owner of 350 truck fleet and supervise a staff 11. That needs to be the first thing the reader sees after title. On its own, the title might give the reader the assumption you report to a director of VP so be clear.  
Transportation and Logistics Industry News

Barring the unexpected, trucking can generally expect flat to moderate growth in demand and rates in 2020, with most of the growth in the second half of the year.

In a short-sighted attempt to fill holes in their budgets, some states have been selling the control over their toll roads to private foreign investors. The most famous…

7 Top Trends in Last Mile Logistics - The Revolution is Coming - Supply Chain 24/7

Shippers face many challenges in successfully delivering products to end-users, and last mile logistics will be a core focus of change in the coming months.

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Last week, I attended one of the best Supply Chain conferences in NA. The invite-only BGSA Supply Chain Conference pulls together CEOs and top executives from…

In the latest long-term projections, the U.S Energy Information Administration (EIA) projects electricity generation from renewable sources such as wind and solar to surpass nuclear and coal by 2021 and to surpass natural gas in 2045. In the Annual Energy Outlook 2020 (AEO2020) Reference case, the share of renewables in the U.S. electricity generation mix increases from 19% in 2019 to 38% in 2050.

U.S. Rig Count Data available from Baker Hughes

Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government

Careers, Hiring, Management and Employment News
5 Interview Prep Tips to Help Ensure Your Good Candidates Aren’t Being Excluded for Bad Reasons | LinkedIn Talent Blog

While writing my book, The Essential Guide for Hiring & Getting Hired, I found it challenging to write the section about “Getting Hired” since my target audience was primarily hiring managers, interviewers, and recruiters. But I felt the “Getting Hired” part was important to add in order to give job seekers a chance to take control of the interview whenever they felt they weren’t being fairly assessed.

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6 Tips for Writing an Effective Resume - ASME

Hiring managers and recruiters alike say they've seen more poorly written resumes cross their desks recently than ever before. Attract more interview offers and ensure your resume doesn’t eliminate you from consideration by following these six key tips.

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Why companies make bad hires

Here are the three biggest reasons companies hire the wrong people, and why these employees end up staying longer than they should.

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Work-life balance is 'non-existent' for corporate professionals, poll says | HR Dive

Human Resources and Workforce Management News

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So you've chosen to write some text. Goodbits supports basic content types such as: linking to a url, bolding words of importance, italicizing a source and creating lists. Don't try to write any HTML inside of me though.