Episode 87: Addressing the Driver Shortage, with Jeremy Reymer
Jeremy Reymer is the founder and CEO of DriverReach and a fierce advocate for trucking industry concerns, particularly interested in addressing the driver shortage that is affecting carriers, industry-wide. From driver recruiting software to advocating for political action that would put more truck drivers on the road, Jeremy is a dedicated proponent of truck drivers and carriers alike.
What you’ll learn about in this episode:
The importance of always being present, engaged and involved in any business
Why engagement is so critical for trucking companies addressing the driver shortage
How DriverReach is addressing the driver shortage situation and why advocacy is so important for helping trucking companies meet their demands
The impact of a dwindling supply of drivers has on organizations and how they can recruit drivers more effectively
Why Jeremy believes data is the driving force behind decisions, like the introduction of the Drive Safe Act
What the Drive Safe Act is and where it stands, now, in the legislative process
Jeremy’s work with ATRI (American Transportation Research Institute) and how they are using data to develop solutions for drivers and carriers alike
How the concerns of drivers and carriers differ and the importance of addressing both.
The DriverReach response to the driver shortage and the tools they offer carriers to address the problem
The strategy DriverReach has for collaborating with other groups, leaders, and organizations to improve the entire industry
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