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What's on tap for OOIDA's business seminar series?

Few business-training seminars can offer owner-operators the experience and practical knowledge of trucking-related topics the way that OOIDA can. The OOIDA Business Education Series is now delivering info in an interactive and easy-to-use format right to your computer.

You can take part in each webinar live or, if you missed one, you can get it in the archives. Once you’ve purchased a webinar module, you can revisit it at later dates.

So what’s up for December and January? Cost of operations and tax issues is coming Dec. 7. With 70 percent of all small businesses failing within the first year, this is a critical class.

If you are dealing with independent brokers and carriers who broker loads, you’ll want to get in on the broker agreements/factoring seminar on Dec. 14. The starting point for your business is a plan. This topic is presented with part one on Jan. 11, 2011, and part two on Jan. 18.

CSA 2010 offers the most sweeping change within the industry in decades. On Jan. 25, the webinar addresses the seven BASICs. On Feb. 1, the series expands to the pre-employment screening program (PSP), how to file a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, and more about Data Q. LL