Reduce Shrink with These Tips

For truckstop and travel plaza operators, theft within their locations is inevitable. Even worse, the greatest losses come from employees and vendors. However, Darren Schulte, NATSO’s vice president of membership, said operators can take steps to minimize theft and prevent losses. Schulte shared his insights on shrink loss prevention at The NATSO Show in Savannah, Read more about Reduce Shrink with These Tips[…]

Find and Keep Top Employees Through the Power of Observation

Hiring the right candidates for the right positions can be one of the most difficult aspects for any business, but finding your next top employee can be as simple as paying attention to the great service you receive then striking up a conversation with that person. Human resource expert Darren Bateman said business owners come Read more about Find and Keep Top Employees Through the Power of Observation[…]

Capitalize on Connections Made at The NATSO Show

The NATSO Show is over, but it is never too late to capitalize on the connections you made in Savannah, Ga. Whether you reach out directly or connect online, here are four ways you can stay in touch with those you met earlier this year. Send Some Emails: Did you return home from Savannah with a Read more about Capitalize on Connections Made at The NATSO Show[…]

Good People Equal Good Retail

During The NATSO Show 2013, human resources expert Michelle Fenton reminded operators that great organizations capitalize on their people. “The only thing that makes me stop with you instead of your competitor 20 miles down the road is because of the people who are inside of your business,” Fenton said. “People are going to stop Read more about Good People Equal Good Retail[…]

Trends and Priorities: Length of Haul

To help operators stay current, The NATSO Show Advisory council tapped a number of trucking industry experts and truckstop operators to speak during The NATSO Show 2013 in Savannah, Ga. The experts said everything from driver health concerns and hours-of-service regulations to increased fuel efficiency and changes in the length of haul are changing the Read more about Trends and Priorities: Length of Haul[…]