Post Tagged with: "small business"

Living the Transport ‘Dream’ on Apple Gadgets and uShip’s Mobile App

Living the Transport ‘Dream’ on Apple Gadgets and uShip’s Mobile App

Jumping into the cab of Scott and Susie Bawcom’s Ford F450 truck, you’d think you just walked into an Apple Store. They are die-hard Apple fans who use the tech products, along with the uShip mobile app, to run Dream Time Transportation, their Nashville-based shipping business.

uShip – The Shipping Network (parody of The Social Network Facebook movie)

uShip – The Shipping Network (parody of The Social Network Facebook movie)

For those uShip employees at Friday’s Holiday Party who wanted to see this again, here’s The Shipping Network trailer, uShip’s parody of The Social Network movie trailer on Facebook.  I’ve embedded the original along with the uShip spoof.  Happy holidays everyone!   The Shipping Network http://youtu.be/nr1EC3zwPf0   The Social Network…Read more

uShip Profiled on CNNMoney.com

uShip Profiled on CNNMoney.com

uShip was profiled today on CNNMoney.com. While the article focused on many different aspects of uShip, one part in particular caught our attention. “While bigger players…may be ideal for the shipping needs of large companies like Wal-Mart, uShip may be a good fit for small businesses and individuals who are unfamiliar with…Read more

The Candidates on Transportation Issues – Regulation

The Candidates on Transportation Issues – Regulation

The upcoming presidential election provides a choice between two very different candidates for highest office in the United States.  While we here at uShip are non-partisan, we’ve decided to present you with a handy voting guide for John McCain and Barack Obama that outlines their stances on issues that matter…Read more

20 Million “Businesses of One”

20 Million “Businesses of One”

I was pleasantly surprised by the most recent census data, which revealed that over 78% of all US businesses were what are called “Single Person Businesses.” Part of why uShip was started was to enable small business owners and, in particular, Owner-Operators to compete with larger companies by giving them access to…Read more