Objectives and key results: Using OKRs to execute in 2019

Objectives and key results: Using OKRs to execute in 2019

OKR stands for Objectives and Key Results. The concept was developed by Andy Grove, former CEO of Intel.  Mr. Grove had a simple but effective way of looking at management – “The key result has to be measurable. But at the end you can look, and without any arguments answer: Did I do that, or did I not do it? Yes? No? Simple, no judgements in it.”

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Werner Enterprises: Focused on value

Werner Enterprises: Focused on value

Ever since Clarence Werner used his car as a down payment to purchase a 1956 Ford F-800 truck, effectively kick-starting his entrepreneurial journey, Werner Enterprises has been one of the de facto yardsticks from which all truckload carriers have measured themselves against.

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How truckload carriers can shield themselves from rising insurance premiums

How truckload carriers can shield themselves from rising insurance premiums

Despite many truckload carriers reporting record revenues and strong operating ratios, TCA data housed inside FreightWaves’ SONAR shows an anomalous jump in insurance expenses, spiking as high as 4.45% of total revenue at the end of October 2018.

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TCA building profitability analytics for asset-based brokerages

TCA building profitability analytics for asset-based brokerages

Roughly 65% of Truckload Carrier Association member fleets have structured brokerage operations, estimates Chris Henry, program manager of the TCA Truckload Profitability Program (TPP), but very few companies have insight into how their asset-light division stack up against their peers.

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Truckload Carriers Association and FreightWaves announce partnership to tell the story of truckload in transportation

Truckload Carriers Association and FreightWaves announce partnership to tell the story of truckload in transportation

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership with FreightWaves, an agreement that links the editorial and data science team at FreightWaves with the TCA Profitability Program (TPP) 20 Index data and the growing Best Practice Groups.

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