Author: Megan Younkin, Consultant
The truck driver retention best practices are the product of years of partnering with the top trucking companies and learning what they do right to stay at the top. It also combines research findings from an expansive normative database on driver feedback data.
By sharing the best practices, we hope that trucking companies will exchange knowledge and insights that will benefit the entire trucking industry.
About the Author:
Megan Younkin, People Element's Director of Consultant, has over 10 years experience analyzing client-specific surveys and interpreting the results for clients in several industries. Her trucking clients range in size from 200 to more than 15,000 trucks, including dry van, refrigerated, flat bed, and tankers. She works with leadership to improve the effectiveness of company drivers, lease purchase operators, owner operators, and independent contractors. Megan has been asked to speak at transportation conventions across the country on topics such as driver retention and taking driver satisfaction data to action. With her clients, she implements various People Element assessments and surveys, analyzes the results to find data trends, make recommendations for improvement, and provide tools that help to reduce driver turnover.