Why the Great Driver Shortage Is Now Top of Mind for Shippers & a Driver of a Capacity Crunch

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Cassidy of the Journal of Commerce (JOC), and the continued climb of the stock market alludes to an imminent, modern-day Industrial Revolution.

Addressing Labor Shortages in Warehouse and DC Operations

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A recent story in the Wall Street Journal trumpeted that “ The job market doesn’t get much better than this. The Journal cited the case of one individual who dropped out of high school in the 10th grade and started selling drugs, which eventually led to a lengthy incarceration. The Journal notes that if the Federal Reserve continues to keep rates low in the face of low unemployment, this condition could last for a good while.

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Why Taxing Automation is a Bad Idea

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Earlier this year, the billionaire founder of Microsoft Bill Gates said in an interview with online news journal Quartz that governments should tax companies use of robots to “temporarily slow the spread of automation and to fund other types of employment.”

Looking Back at Previous Capacity Crunches & How Shippers Responded

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Gross of the Journal of Commerce (JOC). Also, the driver short has continually grown worse for the last eight years, and it is expected to continue through 2026, asserts Iris Kuo of Trucks.com.

Time to Reimagine STEM Education from Bottom to Top

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The Executive Summary of the American Institutes for Research “ STEM 2026 ” report states, “The complexities of today’s world require all people to be equipped with a new set of core knowledge and skills to solve difficult problems, gather and evaluate evidence, and make sense of information they receive from varied print and, increasingly, digital media. 1] Jay Bayne, “ STEM education needs revision ,” Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel , 30 April 2016. [2]