Monthly Archives: July 2013

  A lot of questions and concerns were raised by the article on TransportTopics.com by LoadTraining.com’s David Dwinell on the provisions and changes of MAP-21.  For those just hearing about MAP-21 for the first time, I encourage you go to the DOT website (then click on the phrase “Moving ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act”) and learn more about it.  We want to outline the major points of the new regulations that we feel will affect the agricultural...

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As we at Reliant Transportation continue our efforts to reach new media and people in many different ways and capacities, we are excited to introduce several new initiatives that we plan to  implement in the coming few months. With these initiatives we hope to garnish all new sorts of increased feedback, better communications, individualized support, stronger friendships and a more cohesive community within our industry, and beyond.   –          Fuel Network  – In the coming months, we plan on taking...

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The supply chain of the American Transportation System is a complex and intertwined tapestry that depends on every woven thread to maintain its structure, to complete the final masterpiece.  Regardless of color, location or proximity to the focal point, every stitch is important. Every knot is tasked with holding the integrity of the whole adornment; if one piece were to fail, the entire masterpiece would simply crumble. There is no difference when it comes to your supply chain.  Your job,...

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Meet Steve Miller, The Man behind the Business It has been 17 years since our CEO and Founder came up with the idea for Reliant Transportation. He started the company from the ground up and has been watching his creation grow and come together around him. Steve was born and raised in the great state of Nebraska, where he was instilled with the drive and hard work that continues to guide him still today. Steve bleeds Husker Red. As an...

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As a part of our continuing efforts to bring Reliant Transportation to you, we are starting a new blog segment where once a month we let you know a little bit more about the people you talk to every day. Every month our spotlight will go out and bring back a shining star to illuminate for you and show you the person behind the voice.  Some people you may talk to every day, but know nothing about. Or maybe you...

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  SIX (6) KEYS FOR EFFECTIVE TEAMWORK  Teamwork is critical to success at work, in school, and in sports.  A Team is only as effective as its weakest player, and everyone can improve on how they work in a Team.  It doesn’t matter if you are the most talented person, a leader on your Team, or just the average person; everyone contributes to how effective a Team is. Some of my best experiences in life have involved being on a Team...

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