With all the new technology advances and increased regulations, things can get overwhelming for drivers and small trucking companies. This session will provide practical insights and ideas on how drivers can change their driving habits to gain efficiencies and increase profits. Learn what driver habits are and how to measure them, how to coach drivers in changing their habits, and how improving driver habits will increase company efficiencies, profits and driver pay.
Kristi Randall, Vice President of Operations at Artur Express, is a former Human Resource Executive who now leads a multi-award winning, Top 100 Carrier. Kristi began working with Artur Express 8 years ago as a part-time Human Resources consultant. As she gained more knowledge of the industry, her role grew from HR to all aspects of the operation. Kristi now leads a technology-focused, fast-growing fleet of more than 600 trucks. Under Kristi’s direction, the company has saved millions of dollars in lost fuel and tolls, allowing the company to reinvest in its drivers by increasing driver pay based on his or her driving habits. Kristi’s extensive human resources background helped Artur Express develop policies and procedures to help grow the company to what it is today, earning her the Small Business Monthly “Wonder Woman” Award which recognizes “outstanding female professionals who not only achieve success but serve others and steer organizations.”