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Obtaining Skill Sets in International Air and Ocean Logistics - Have you thought about increasing your services by adding an international freight option? Join TIA March 10 in Woodbridge, NJ for our International Boot Camp. Registration is open!

New Logistics Focused MBA - TIA Announces Partnership - TIA and the William Loveland College have announced an agreement to offer a new Masters of Business Administration (MBA) with a focus in logistics.

TIA Veteran Initiative - Since February 2013, TIA has been working to help returning and disabled veterans find gainful employment with member companies across the nation. TIA has enlisted over 70 member companies in more that 30 states to help hire our returning warriors. We are proud to announce an ambitious new goal for this program. By the end of 2014, it is TIA's goal to have 100 veterans hired by our member firms.

Upcoming Events

Insurance…One size does not fit all - Insurance is a must, but do you have the proper coverage? Join our team of experts on February 4 at 2:00 pm ET as they discuss the risks that brokers may face and the insurance that is available to address those risks.

TIA 2015 Capital Ideas Conference & Exhibition - Once a year, you have the opportunity to participate in the 3PL industry's leading networking event. Don't miss out. Information about the PreConference Seminars, Golf, Fun Run/Walk, and Hotel Information is just a click away. Register today!

Exhibit at the TIA 2015 Conference - A limited number of booths remain to exhibit at the once-a-year opportunity to interact with representatives from the best 3PLs throughout North America and abroad.

Government Affairs

MAP-21 Double Brokering - Are carriers continuing to double broker your loads? Are they flipping a load, convenience sub-hauling, helping a friend in need? These are other ways of saying, that a carrier is illegally brokering freight under MAP-21.

FMCSA Cross-Border Program Ends - The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s three-year cross-border trucking pilot program with Mexico officially ended Oct. 14, and FMCSA said in a statement that the 13 carriers participating in the program have been converted to provisional or standard operating authority, allowing them to continue to operate in the U.S.

Guidance for Potential Port Disruption - Tuesday, June 24th, U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued procedures for a possible trade disruption that could cause major delays and diversions of vessel cargo arriving and departing from West Coast ports. These disruptions will occur unless the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association, which represents shipping lines and terminal operators at 29 ports along the West Coast, agree on a new contract. The current contract between the Union and the Maritime Association will expire on June 30th.


A Broker's Introduction to Intermodal Transportation - Developed by intermodal experts, this course focuses mainly on domestic and transborder intermodal transportation involving at least one rail leg.

Certified Transportation Broker - The industry’s only individual professional certification!

Ethics in Transportation Brokerage - Are you up to date on the current ethical issues impacting transportation?

Marketing Transportation Brokerage Services - The Marketing Strategy Course for Freight Brokers

New Broker Course - TIA members invented the freight brokering industry. If you want the best course, learn from the best in the industry.

Partnership Selling in the Supply Chain - The Sales Skills Course for Transportation Brokers

Temperature Control Transport - Geared for those who need to understand the critical issues and concepts involved in moving perishable loads.

Products & Services

TIA Bond - Receive distinction, advertising recognition, updates to the major freight boards, and improved credit scores with TIA Bond. We offer the TIABond at the $75,000, $100,000, and $250,000 levels. Apply for a free quote at www.tiabond.com.

New Broker Kit - The essential tool for anyone establishing a brokerage and contains all of the information you need to begin your career as a third party transportation professional.

TIA 3PL Market Report - Looking for Key Performance Metrics about the 3PL industry? TIA's 3PL Market Report is a comprehensive report on trends and practices, providing a representative understanding of what is happening.

TIA Compensation Report - Are you paying your staff more than you need to? Compensation is a big investment … make sure you're doing it right!

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