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Diesel flat for the week
Regionally, diesel prices in flux, EIA says. Yet diesel may also start trumping alternative fuels due to Phase 2 rules, agency notes.

National average retail pump prices for diesel stayed flat this week for the U.S., while the price for gasoline dropped, according the data tracked by the Energy Information Agency (EIA)

However, prices for both fuels fluctuated in different directions on a regional basis, the agency noted, with diesel prices increasing in five areas of the country while dropping in another five.

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Army truckers help haul wood
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FMCSA bans truck driver, cites 'blatant disregard' for safety
Alcohol involved in fatal crash; trucker's CDL previously suspended
FMCSA has declared a Tennessee-licensed truck driver to be an imminent hazard to public safety and has ordered him not to operate any commercial motor vehicle in interstate commerce.

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The Trucking Business Coach is an ‘as you need it’ service. This program provides immediate coaching services to solve a pressing problem or to test the waters of a new idea. Pay for your first hour below using the Add to Cart Button, then call the Coaching Hot Line at 731-749-8567 and schedule an appointment with Brady. His staff will make every attempt to accommodate your schedule; after all, Brady’s been in your boots and knows what keeping a trucker’s schedule is like.

Have Brady’s expertise at your beck and call to help you make more money and keep more of what you earn. Take notes and ask him questions while you’re pulled over in the comfort of your cab, or at your office desk, and without losing a single moment or mile in running your business.

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Some Possible Coaching Topics:

  • An Immediate Challenge Facing Your Trucking Operation
  • Finding your Break-Even Point
  • How to Say 'No' to Cheap Freight
  • Negotiating Skills for the Highest Rates
  • Managing Your Expenses to Maximize the Money You Take Home
  • Business Plan Basics
  • Marketing Plan Basics
  • Hauling Rate Structure
  • Record Keeping System
  • Cash Flow and Budgeting
  • Finding and Securing Shipping Customers
  • Expanding Your Operation
  • Setting Up an Audit-Ready Safety Department Filing System