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Eaton Board Names Craig Arnold President, COO; Makes Other Changes

The board of directors of power management company Eaton announced a number of senior leadership appointments on Tuesday in anticipation of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alexander M. “Sandy” Cutler’s retirement at the end of May 2016. Craig Arnold, 55, has been appointed president and chief operating officer of Eaton

How Executive Recruiting Firms Can Help Fill Critical and Urgent Job Openings

As you probably know, recruitment is a process of selecting and assigning the most suitable candidate for a job position within a company. A job position may be temporary or permanent. Executive recruiting firms are hired to deal with this process of choosing individuals that work in highly important or difficult-to-fill positions. The recruitment

Are Self Driving Vehicles the Future of Shipping and Trucking?

Autonomous driving systems offer many possibilities to improve the quality of logistics networks. Self-driving commercial vehicles are bringing a new era in freight transportation. However, new technologies also bring with them a newer level of responsibilities for those in executive positions. This is why increasingly companies are attempting to innovate and implement new technologies.

How Highway Congestion Studies Help Transportation and Logistics Companies

Traffic congestion has a negative impact on planning transportation routes and makes life more difficult for logistics companies. It occurs when freight demand exceeds the capacity of the transportation system. Route planning is an integral part of an executive’s job. This is why increasingly transportation and logistics companies use the services of executive

How Shifting Freight Demands are Straining Fleets and Shippers

The challenges of transport, logistics, and the shipping industry Freight demands are constantly affected by a wide range of variable factors which makes it hard to anticipate trends in future shifting. All of this makes the work of fleets and shippers challenging. Factors that influence freight demands include the economy, globalization,