The Heavy Toll of Distracted Driving


April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month…so put the cell phones away and keep your eyes on the road! The good news: there’s been a drop in the number of deaths and accidents due to distracted driving over the last six … continue reading

Looks Like Short-term Fixes for Highway Funding Again


When it comes to finding the money to fix our fading infrastructure, it’s starting to feel like déjà vu all over again. On the day when everyone is thinking about taxes, those of us in the transportation industry are also … continue reading

Jane Clark On the Road – March 2015


It’s spring in the Carolinas! Yes, I know that according to both the meteorological and astrological definitions, it is, in fact, spring, so perhaps it shouldn’t come as a surprise. But for those of you who somehow escaped the pain … continue reading

Establish Dedicated Contract Carriage KPIs


Work with your carrier to establish metrics and goals at the beginning of the process. Remember, you can’t monitor what you can’t measure. With tightening capacity, increasing regulations, driver shortages, and a host of other issues, it should come as … continue reading

Top 6 Decisions CEOs Must Make to Deal with Digital Challenges


In an increasingly digital business environment, executives need to rethink how they are going to manage the challenges posed by this new world. McKinsey & Company published an article, “Strategic Principles for Competing in the Digital Age” that deals with … continue reading

7 Forces Changing the Ways Companies Compete in a Digital World

Digitization has enabled competition to arise from unexpected places. A McKinsey & Company article illustrates how that is happening. McKinsey & Company published an article entitled, “Strategic Principles for Competing in the Digital Age” as part of their continuing tracking … continue reading

Members Prepare for the Future at the 2015 Spring Business Meeting


On March 16 and 17, 2015, NationaLease held its annual Spring Business Meeting in conjunction with the Truck Renting and Leasing Association’s Annual Meeting. With the beautiful Omni Amelia Island as the setting, NationaLease members got together for sessions focused … continue reading

NationaLease Celebrates the 2014 Masters Club Winners


NationaLease’s Master Club Awards program is designed to recognize outstanding salespeople in the NationaLease System who prove just how valuable they are, while giving NationaLease a chance to recognize their hard work. Our 2014 winner, Lacy Teague of Salem NationaLease, received … continue reading