Broker Office Technology Part One – Cable Modems

Having a great work environment is just the starting point for the independent freight broker agent. The desk and office chair are only basic creature comforts; technology is really the focal point for the office of the high performing broker agent. This article is...

Building Carrier Relationships – Part One

While the short term goal of most of freight agents is to get the customer’s loads moved as efficiently as possible the long term goal of the freight agent is to create enduring relationships with the truckers who carry the freight. The fast pace of the industry leads...

Why Be A Freight Broker Agent vs. Freight Broker

I guess one of the first questions to ask yourself: Do you really want to? And what I mean by this question is do you really want to start your own freight brokerage business complete with all the business responsibilities associated with conducting and maintaining an...

What is a Freight Broker Agent?

A Freight Broker Agent is an independent agent who works with a licensed Freight Broker to serve as a Freight Intermediary in the Third Party Logistics, 3PL industry. Agents work with shippers and carriers to move goods and produce from the dock or point of production...