Tag Archives: Rob Knaak

HOW TO GET A HANDLE ON YOUR CASH FLOW   You’ve probably heard the phrase “cash is king” lately.  One of the critical areas for the Transportation Industry is managing cash flow, especially in a slow economy.  Cash flow is the lifeblood of any small business, and is especially critical for start-up companies and trucking companies. A lot of drivers think the solution to cash flow problems is to get paid faster and then drag their feet when paying  bills. ...

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KEY ELEMENTS OF RESPECT   Respect is one area that many companies in the transportation services industry struggle with, yet it is one aspect of corporate culture that employees generally want the most.  Being respectful is often as simple as the applying the Golden Rule; treating others the way you would want to be treated! We all work closely with customers, carriers, and co-workers on a daily basis; they are all worthy of respect.  Treating all of them with respect...

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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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