The Courier Magazine Blog


Feb

7

2019

The Challenge of Recruiting Drivers

As the workload for delivery companies heats up, the challenge of finding and retaining quality drivers is getting tougher. Today, delivery companies, online mega-retailers, Uber, and Lyft are all going after the same pool for drivers—and it’s getting tougher and tougher.

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Feb

7

2019

Committed to Giving Back

I worked in the delivery industry for many years before founding Elite Transportation Systems, Inc. in 2000. Through those years I’ve experienced the many ups and downs associated with the business; the driver shortages and cyclical flow of customers and business, and the continuously changing business environment from “on-demand” to “last mile.”

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Aug

14

2018

How to Handle Change Management

Change comes in two forms: planned and unplanned. Planned change is when deliberate decisions are made, and unplanned change is triggered by unforeseen occurrences. As our industry continues to rapidly evolve, practicing “change management”—the concept of having a plan for the changes that are under your control, as well as those that are not—is more important than ever.

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