Episodes

Leasing a Semi-Truck vs. Buying One | Episode 80

The word “lease” in the trucking industry is incredibly confusing, because it means so many different things. Craig and I start off by breaking down some of the most common ways the word lease is used in the industry and which type of lease usually creates the most horror stories. This episode’s focus is going to be on the type of lease that is similar to a car lease.

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May 2021 Financials | Episode 79

Back in the saddle again. After a month with two trucks sitting we had all three trucks running for about half the month of May and that was enough to get us back in the black. I am super excited to see what will happen in June.

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Business Credit For Trucking Companies | Episode 78

Most people can’t start a trucking company without using credit. There are both similarities and differences between personal credit and business credit, we’ll cover some of the nuances. If you want to learn more about how business credit works, some of the pitfalls to avoid, and steps you can take to help establish good business credit, this is the episode for you. Craig and I try to shed some light on this confusing and often misunderstood subject.

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April 2021 Financials | Episode 77

Numbers never lie, but this month, I don’t think they tell the full story either. So, was April a good month or a bad month? On the surface, it looks like a bad month, but I don’t feel like that is really the case. Operationally, it was a good month. We did have a loss, but that loss is all attributed to investing in growth.

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Listener Interview – Bubba Blackwell | Episode 76

For me personally, this is one of the coolest episodes Craig and I have done. We interview Bubba Blackwell, a listener who has taken what he has learned from the podcast and started his own trucking business. When I started this podcast, one of the biggest reasons I did it was to help other people improve their lives by taking the big step into owning their own business. It was really cool to hear how we have been able to be a part of Bubba’s journey.

Don’t forget you can watch this episode on YouTube.

What To Expect From Episode 76

Talk about a career change, Bubba Blackwell went from an American stunt performer and motorcycle jumping world record holder to an Owner Operator. He is happy …

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March 2021 Financials | Episode 75

March was Haulin Assets’ best month ever. Craig and I will go over what made it such a great month. Also, the annual CVSA (Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance) Roadcheck is coming up May 4-6. We talk about what they are looking for this year and why you might want to not avoid it.

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Truck #3 and Facing Challenges | Episode 74

This is another two-topic episode. Craig and I talk about purchasing another truck, and then we go into some of the challenges Haulin Assets has faced over the past two years. And, we’re currently facing another one. Check it out!

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A New Truck and Strong Freight Market | Episode 73

I’ve been on the road the last couple of weeks. Listen in to hear why I’m back in the truck and how things have been going.

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February 2021 Financials | Episode 72

February was a great month and another month with some big changes. Listen to the podcast to hear all about what it going on.

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Go On The Offensive | Episode 71

In this episode, Craig and I dive deep into how using your brain and having an offensive mentality can have a positive impact on your business.

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