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Agency Ownership | Business Advice | Technology | Logistics | Transportation | Best Practices | Logistics Careers

By: Lauren Russell
January 3rd, 2022

Growing and running a small organization is challenging work, whether you've been in business for a month or a decade. Additionally, logistics can be an unpredictable industry for ...

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Insider | Agency Ownership | Agent Program | Recruiting | Logistics Careers

By: Tom Milosavljevich
November 2nd, 2021

Freight agents usually have a few things in common. They are self-motivated entrepreneurs who are focused on becoming top revenue-producing agents in their market. At Armstrong, ...

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Insider | Business Advice | Logistics | Transportation | Employee Retention | Recruiting | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Taylor Borum
October 28th, 2021

Modern organizations know that strong women offer invaluable skills in the workplace, particularly in the fast-paced supply chain world where collaboration, creativity, ...

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Insider | Agency Ownership | ATG News | Business Advice | Technology | Logistics | Transportation | Agent Program | Recruiting | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Greg Smith
October 15th, 2021

In September, Armstrong provided a first look at Armstrong Academy, our new training resource for agent partners and employees. We are excited to debut the first level of the ...

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Freight/Shipping Trends | Industry News | Logistics | Transportation | Agent Program | Shippers | Recruiting | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Paula Davis
September 28th, 2021

Hispanic Heritage Month is observed in America each fall from September 15th to October 15th. In Armstrong’s continuing effort to promote diversity and inclusion in logistics, ...

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Carrier Relations | Agency Ownership | Business Advice | Logistics | Transportation | Best Practices | Agent Program | Freight Management | Shippers | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Lauren Russell
June 9th, 2021

Emotional intelligence (EI) refers to the ability to recognize, understand and manage emotions. It’s not just about expressing and controlling emotions but also about interpreting ...

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Industry News | Business Advice | Logistics | Transportation | Best Practices | Agent Program | Freight Management | Employee Retention | Freight Broker | Logistics Careers

By: Lauren Russell
March 18th, 2021

Working in logistics or transportation is typically not a planned career path for most people. Rarely do fourth graders mention becoming a transportation manager or freight broker ...