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March 15, 2021

What Is Real-Time Trucking Software
What Is “Real-Time” Trucking Software?

Whether you call it trucking software, or a transportation management system (TMS), it's basically the same thing. "Real-time" means that every part of the software "talks" to every other part – and when you do something, it instantly updates every other part of the software. Unlike most systmes out there which work by importing, exporting, posting batches, and waiting for refreshes before you can see what's going on.

Whatever you call it, it is an incredible asset for trucking companies. Real time trucking software improves efficiency, increases profitability, and leads directly to business growth. Read More

February 15, 2021

Cure Common Trucking Ailments
Curing the Ailments in Your Trucking Company

Running a trucking company is like running a 3-ring circus.

There is so much stuff going on – how are you supposed to keep track of it?

It seems like you’re always “fighting fires,” doesn’t it? And even though you may often feel that your problems are totally unique, and spiraling out of control, believe me – you are not alone.

We’ve worked with hundreds of companies just like yours over the past 38 years, who suffered from pretty much the same ailments that you do now. Read More

January 15, 2021

Real People Axon Software Experience
Let’s Hear From Real People, With Real Axon Software Experience

Reviews From Actual Users of Axon Software

If you've explored this website, there is a good chance you found some of our trucking software reviews – or perhaps snippets of them, scattered throughout almost every page.

Believe it or not, we have well over a hundred of them. Those interviews and reviews were provided by successful trucking professionals with first-hand experience Read More

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October 15, 2019 Choosing the Right TMS
Choosing the Right Transportation Management System
Transportation Management Systems (TMS) are incredible for trucking companies, for a number of reasons. Choosing the right one will enhance efficiency, increase profits on the bottom line, and can lead to rapid business growth. When you can measure it, you can manage it. Read More
September 15, 2019 The Latest Tech for Aggregate Dump Haulers
The Latest Tech Advancements for Dump Truck Haulers

SPECIALIZED AGGREGATE DUMP TRUCK COMPANIES NEED SPECIALIZED TOOLS

The trucking industry is the biggest industry in North America. Trucking and hauling brings in more revenue than any manufacturing industry, and trucking companies employ about 9 million people, which is triple the US government. There are over 500,000 trucking companies operating in the United States. Read More

August 15, 2019 Blog - Trucking Industry Ups and Downs
HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF TRUCKING INDUSTRY UPS AND DOWNS

WHAT TO DO WHEN THE WORK SLOWS DOWN?

Whether or not a recession is right around the corner is a hotly debated topic. We’re not going to discuss that right now – it’s worth its own dedicated post someday. Instead, let’s talk about how to make the most of slow periods in general, because the trucking industry is cyclical even at the best of times. Read More

July 15, 2019 How Much Time Wasted on Fuel Tax
HOW MUCH TIME DO YOU WASTE ON FUEL TAX?

ONE OF THE TRUCKING INDUSTRY’S MOST DREADED JOBS

Nobody likes doing company fuel tax and preparing IFTA reports. It’s takes forever, it’s an extremely tedious job, and when your company doubles in size, it means you’ll have double the paperwork. For even small to medium sized trucking businesses, fuel tax can often take 40+ hours of someone’s time – every single quarter. Read More

June 15, 2019
THE COST OF FUNDAMENTALLY CHANGING YOUR TRUCKING BUSINESS?

WHAT’S WRONG WITH BUSINESS AS USUAL?

Making change can be risky, stressful, and difficult, there’s no doubt about it. Read More