Month: September 2021


Webinar: The People Side of M&A

The transitional period surrounding a merger or acquisition causes confusion and chaos. Workers ask: Who are we? Am I going to lose my job? Is our company closing? Is our business unhealthy? Communication challenges are one of the top factors that cause company synergies to fail in mergers and acquisitions. And the challenges of communication include lack of understanding in identity, career progression, stability of the business, and all of these misalignments present the opportunity for…

make truck driving a great job

The 5 Essentials That Make Truck Driving A Great Job

Today’s business world is an uncertain one— out of the fifteen most wanted jobs in the market today, eight of them didn’t even exist ten years ago. But it’s a bit different when it comes to truck drivers.  Even though there are around 3 million truck drivers in the U.S., the American Trucking Association estimated that the industry would have to hire more than 1.1 million truck drivers in the next few years. That’s a staggering number. And considering there’s a massive shortage of truck drivers…

feedback from drivers

You’ve Received Feedback From Drivers. Now What?

If you’ve read a few of our blogs or spent any time with a member of the WorkHound team, you know we’re big fans of gathering feedback (even giving it and asking for it, it’s a whole thing). Because it has helped us so much, we believe there’s tremendous value in offering professional drivers and other employees a meaningful way of submitting their concerns and comments. But that leads to a natural question: Once you’ve set up a feedback tool, what do you do with the feedback you receive?…