😮💨 350+ trucks/day say what!
Hey Hustle Fam, ever wonder what it takes to get 350+ trucks on the road each day? Our Hustle Story Spotlight explains all of the dynamics that are involved in this process. Come find out how you can implement these strategies into your business!
💡 Hustle Story Spotlight 💡
We are excited to shine this week's Hustle Story Spotlight on Rob Davis, the President of Diakon Logistics. Rob's expertise lies in handling big and bulky loads, and in this interview, he shares valuable insights about the world of 3PL and the challenges involved in working with one of the largest appliance and furniture companies globally.
During the conversation, Rahmael and Rob dive into various aspects, including the definition and challenges of 3PL, the process of finding retailers, and the significant impacts of technology on the industry. They also discuss how to secure work opportunities in this arena, an inside look of the impressive Diakon Warehouse, and much more.
By exploring these topics, Rob provides a comprehensive understanding of the logistics industry, shedding light on both the positive and negative effects of technological advancements. This interview is a must-see for anyone interested in the world of 3PL and the complexities of managing large-scale shipments.
These people and tools are the backbone of empowering our community, and sharing their resources with you is our why at Truck N' Hustle.
Growth Tips & Tricks
🚛 Make sure you know the rules and regulations specific to each state you’re hauling heavy loads through.
🦺 Minimize danger by following safety precautions and understanding which special markings you need. For example: Banners, flags, and lights.
📋 Know your schedule and prepare for road readiness by having your permits and route mapping accessible at all times.
💡Plan ahead by avoiding streets and highways with low bridges and hanging wires, as well as having plans b and c ready in case something unexpected occurs.