How To Stay Up to Speed on the Logistics Industry
As a freight agent, one of the most important keys to success is keeping up to speed with our fast-changing industry. Here are a few great ways to stay on top of your game.
Crank Up the Podcasts
Podcasts are a great way to stay informed, and you can listen from anywhere! They're such a convenient way to stay up to date with news and current events. A few of our favorites include the ATS Beyond the Road Podcast and FreightCasts, which cover a wide range of relevant topics. Whether you're on your daily commute, working out at the gym, or just relaxing at home, tune in and get caught up with all you don’t know.
Sign Up for Webinars
Streaming webinars (like these listed on FreightWaves.com and
Subscribe to Industry Emails & Memberships
Communication is key to growth and success in any field. That's why our team at Sureway makes it a priority to keep our agents informed with weekly emails that provide market updates. But it's not just about receiving information—it's also important to engage with other professionals in your industry by attending conferences and networking events like our Annual Agent Conference. Becoming a member of industry-specific organizations like
Scoop Up Continuing Ed Opportunities
Extend your learning journey with continuing education opportunities as they arise. TIA is a great resource for that; they offer a wide range of informative and engaging materials that can help you expand your knowledge and skills. Whether you're interested in advancing your career or simply learning something new, TIA has something for everyone. Take advantage of their courses, webinars, and other resources to continue your personal and professional growth.
At Sureway, we know growth is paramount to growing as an agent. That's why we prioritize providing our team with the resources and education they need to reach their full potential. Want to learn more about moving your agency to Sureway? We’re ready when you are! We are committed to helping our agents achieve their goals and thrive in their careers.