Penske Helps Celebrate Military Spouses for Their Service on the Home Front 

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J.B. Hunt earns military friendly distinction for 12th consecutive year

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With one in five employees being military veterans, company has pledged to hire 10,000 veterans by 2020

FMCSA announces under-21 military CDL pilot program

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FMCSA is requesting a 60-day public comment period to determine whether drivers under age 21 with military experience should operate commercial motor vehicles in interstate commerce.

Logistics companies honor veterans, active-duty military with services, celebrations

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UPS partners with Wounded Warriors Canada, Werner Enterprises hosts Veterans Day ceremonies, FedEx readies for Trees for Troops. Transportation

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

data is indeed appropriate and devoid of bias-causing factors, e.g., PII and EEO data like gender, race, name, military status, etc. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the.

From the military to commercial trucking

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Nomination deadline nears for America’s top rookie military veteran

Penske Helps Celebrate Military Spouses for Their Service on the Home Front

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For more than 35 years, the nation has paused on Military Spouse Appreciation Day, held on the Friday before Mother’s Day, to pay tribute to the service and sacrifice of the nation’s military spouses. Since 2010, Support Military Spouses (SMS), a South Carolina-based non-profit, has hosted appreciation care package delivery parties in North and South Carolina to provide gifts and appreciation cards to military wives and husbands. Military-Friendly Company.

Penske Helps Deliver a Christmas Miracle for Military Spouses

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When Hurricane Florence swept through the Carolinas this fall, it brought devastation to many, including Support Military Spouses (SMS), a South. Carolina non-profit which provides holiday care packages to military families. It was the Christmas that almost wasn’t.

Penske Cited as 2019 Military-Friendly Employer

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Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics are 2019 Military-Friendly Employers. Jobs and Military Spouses magazines. Jobs, RecruitMilitary, Military Officers Association of America, VetCentral, Bradley-Morris, Inc., Penske News best practices military-friendly transportation

Averitt Express named Military Friendly Company

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Averitt Express was recently recognized in a national survey as a Military Friendly Company for its commitment to military veterans. The Military Friendly Company survey was conducted by veteran-owned business Victory Media. According to its website

Surviving your time as a military logistician

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Our success as military logisticians rests directly with our ability to quickly and decisively understand the needs and requirements of our commanders. The military logistician must also clearly identify risks and threats to ensure that orders/instructions are made on an informed basis. The delivery of military logistics support is not achieved without the expenditure of resources – time, people, money, etc. by Hayden Marshall.

CFI truck wraps honors military and women truckers

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CFI is rolling out tractor-trailer units with "True to the Troops" and "She Drives CFI" graphics

Four finalists named in search for top rookie military trucker

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‘Driving for Excellence Award’ winner to receive Kenworth T680

Tips for Your Next Military Move

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Moving can be a stressful time for everybody, especially for military families, and Penske Truck Rental is here to help make your next military move a hassle-free mission. With Permanent Change of Station (PCS) season around the corner, some military families may be looking for guidance on their Personally Procured Moves (PPM), formerly known as “do-it-yourself” (DITY) moves. Penske has a dedicated military call center ready to assist active and veteran members of the U.S.

Penske is 2018 Military-Friendly Employer

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Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics have earned the 2018 Military-Friendly Employers Silver Awards designation, scoring within 30 percent of the 10 th ranked organization in its respective category.

Defining strategic competition – how logistics makes a military credible

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Recently Western militaries have contended that adversaries, real and potential, do not always distinguish peace and war. 1] Now these same Western militaries recognise they must act in times other than in armed conflict, offsetting the strengths of other nations or groups who have a very different interpretation of what defines war. The logistics systems which sustain nations and their military forces have always had a ‘deadly life’. [2] By David Beaumont.

Military Experience Leads to Penske Logistics Role

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It is the job of military logisticians to help ensure much-needed supplies – including food, water and ammunition – reach those who need them, whether in training or on the battlefield. Logistics in the military is very much like logistics in the civilian world,” said Wagnon.

Penske Logistics Manager Awarded Patriot Award for Military Support

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What about his training in preparation for his military assignment? Military- Friendly Employer. Both Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics are committed to hiring veterans and have been named 2018 Military-Friendly Employers by Victory Media, the publisher of G.I.

10 rookie military veteran truck driver finalists named before GATS

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Winner will receive a new Kenworth T680

Using military bases for coal exports ‘harebrained’

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military bases or other federal properties to develop export terminals. The post Using military bases for coal exports ‘harebrained’ appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. U.S. Secretary of Interior Ryan Zinke has floated the idea of using.

Penske Helps Bring Holiday Joy to Military Spouses

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Little boys and girls all over the world can’t wait for Christmas morning to arrive, but one non-profit group has been celebrating Christmas early by delivering presents to military families in North Carolina and South Carolina.

Nigeria's Military Ranks 4th Best in Africa, 44th in the World – Report

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total military personnel, 77, 108, 499 available manpower (ahead of Russia and Japan with 69,640, 160 and 53, 873,803 available manpower respectively), those fit for service stood at 43, 180,760, citizens reaching military age stands at 3,454,461. Out of the total military personnel, 120, 000 are active while none are reserved, […]. The post Nigeria's Military Ranks 4th Best in Africa, 44th in the World – Report appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

China’s Special Forces To Station In Zimbabwe, Build Secret Underground Military Base

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Spotlight Zimbabwe has reported that China is preparing to station elite special forces in Zimbabwe, as Beijing increases military cooperation with Harare, amid concerns that the Asian powerhouse is set to construct a secret underground military base in the country. The post China’s Special Forces To Station In Zimbabwe, Build Secret Underground Military Base appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Penn State program trains Marines on battlefield logistics

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Penn State offers MBA degree through military fellowship. Strategy

BMW to train technicians on US military base

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BMW of North America will next week become the first premium automotive manufacturer to start training technicians on a US military base, according to partner Universal Technical Institute. The post BMW to train technicians on US military base appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Military Service Laid Foundation for Penske Logistics Roles

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With the din of his military Humvee echoing off the sunbaked Iraqi desert floor, Zeneido Gonzales, a young Army First Sergeant, was busy keeping count: One unit, 141 people, nine Abrams tanks and 13 Bradley Fighting Vehicles. Gonzales’ military career began soon after he graduated from high school. “I Throughout his 27-year military career, Gonzales found himself on the front lines of the Global War On Terrorism.

Aspiring Military Freight Carriers: Don’t Miss SDDC’s Open Season

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This is a chance for transportation professionals who would like to move military freight to kickstart their working relationship with the SDDC. Let’s look at the SDDC requirements for military freight carriers, and why this open season is something you can take advantage of. . Freight carriers who want to transport military cargo have two main options. The open season is an excellent opportunity to start working with the SDCC and enter military freight transportation.

Military Veteran Leadership Drives Georgia Penske Location

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Deep in the combat zones in Afghanistan and Iraq, optimal working military vehicles are the key to survival for men and women on the battlefield. “In Far removed from life and death struggles, it is the job of Upshur and the technicians at the Norcross location– including a group of five military veterans – to make sure Penske units are repaired and made road-ready again. The military taught me about the importance of the mission,” said Upshur, who spent eight years in combat zones.

A Logistics in War Primer: how we make a sustainable and balanced military force

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The T3R can be a misused measurement, but can be used to highlight trends in the force structure of militaries. ‘[N]o distinction in importance can be made between combat functions and logistics functions’ and that ‘no distinction should be drawn …. in establishing priorities (between them).’. James Huston, The Sinews of War , 1966.

Penske Supports Families of America’s Fallen Military Heroes

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Known as the “We Remember Ride” , the journey is part of Snowball Express , an annual four-day experience that brings together the families of America’s fallen military heroes. A group of motorcycle riders will travel approximately 1,400 miles over the course of seven days to help honor over 1,700 spouses and children who have lost loved ones during the post 9/11 conflicts.

Celebrating the Service and Sacrifice of Military Spouses

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For military families, deployment signals a call to serve not just for enlisted men and women but also for the spouses and children who love them. Care packages will be distributed to 500 military spouses tomorrow at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

Down to the wire

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New WMS helps military wire and cable supplier fill custom orders fast. Technology

Penske is a Proud Supporter of the 38th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games

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Penske’s support toward military personnel doesn’t stop there. Jobs magazine also honored the company with a 2018 Military-Friendly Employers Silver Awards designation earlier this year for its commitment to recruiting and supporting veterans. Military and Veterans Discounts.

DHL Express kicks off Operation Holiday Cheer

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military personnel stationed overseas, company says. For the 15th straight year, logistics provider will deliver Christmas trees, letters, decorations and gifts to U.S. Transportation

Uncle Sam is training your next hire

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Because our country’s defense system invests so heavily in training, military personnel have a wide range of skills to offer