3 Benefits of Outsourcing During COVID-19

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COVID-19 has changed the way businesses work around the world. Companies are trying their best to renew their operations and maintain an income while ensuring their employees’ and clients’ safety.   This is easier said than done. But there are a couple of ways these effects can be mitigated, one of them is: outsourcing. Although many […]

How to Create an Effective and Efficient Training Model

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As any successful leader knows, a business is only as good as its employees. To keep your employees performing at their best is critical to invest in their training and continual learning. This will benefit your company through the addition of new skill sets along with others such as: High employee retention High job satisfaction […]

COVID-19: The Globalization of Remote Working

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The COVID-19 epidemic has forced businesses to close their offices, meaning that those lucky enough to continue working, must do so from home. This outbreak has officially been categorized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a pandemic, meaning infection is accelerating in multiple countries concurrently. Governments state and city-wide are encouraging or mandating that […]

“Fuller Speed Ahead” Spotlights Colombian Nearshoring Benefits

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David Bell, co-founder of Lean Staffing Solutions (LSS) and CEO of Lean Tech IO, believes American companies can benefit from nearshore staffing in Colombia.   Bell and Adam Bilzerian, director and investor of LSS and Lean Tech, recently sat down with Craig Fuller to discuss Colombian outsourcing as part of the FreightWaves.TV show, “Fuller Speed […]

New Inc 5000 list flush with transport and logistics companies

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The 2019 Inc 5000 list of the fastest growing companies in the United States has been released, and it is chock-full of transportation and logistics companies. Applicants must submit four years of profit and loss statements (younger companies are not eligible) and the last three years are what is taken into consideration for the rankings. […]

AscendTMS And Lean Staffing Solutions Partner To Provide Low-Cost Staffing Services In AscendTMS

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InMotion Global, Inc. announced today that AscendTMS, the world’s number one rated transportation management software (TMS), has partnered with the largest nearshore logistics staffing company, Lean Staffing Solutions, to offer bundled TMS software and staffing packages within AscendTMS.   The combination of Lean Staffing Solutions and AscendTMS provides brokers and carriers with on-demand logistics staff […]

Some Fleets, 3PLs Turn to Near-Shore Staffing to Address Shortage of Office Workers

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While the freight transportation industry has struggled for years to recruit and retain truck drivers and maintenance technicians, many companies are facing another labor challenge — a shortage of entry-level office workers.   As it becomes increasingly difficult to find, hire and keep employees who respond to customers’ calls, dispatch drivers and pursue new business, […]

Why so many freight brokerages have offices in Colombia.

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April 15, 2019, John Paul Hampstead   One of the best-kept secrets in the U.S. logistics industry is the fact that many freight brokerages have staff in Colombia. Anything from a late-night track-and-trace call to compliance and collections might be handled by a young college graduate in Cartagena rather than Chicago.   At the Transportation Intermediaries […]

New Year’s Resolution: Productivity!

Shockers! 2018 is just around the corner and you might be wondering if you fulfilled last year’s resolutions. This will be my year! I want to change my eating habits and get fit. Do these phrases sound familiar to you? Start this year fresh by identifying five common habits we all fall into and how […]

Millennials: the young generation shaping the future.

Neil Howe and William Strauss, who are accredited by creating the term Millennial in their 1991 book Generations, define the group as those born between 1982 and 2000. Since then the term has become popular in the social media, the world has created a whole bunch of stereotypes. Some people think they’re entitled. Some others […]