Keep Your Standards High

A few weeks ago, I had to let two people go. Two really good, nice, decent, hardworking people. People who, in the past, I’d have probably kept on much longer than the nine months they worked for me.   I always tell people that firing someone who did you wrong is easy. Someone who lies, …

Livin’ in the Fast Lane

Most people who have just graduated college are looking for a job, a new car, or a new apartment away from school. But by the time I graduated from college in August 2017, I had already started my marketing and soccer career, bought a house, got engaged, and was preparing to become a father.  Was …

Legion Logistics Announces LegionDrive Incentive Program

June 6, 2018   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Lacy Starling President and Fearless Leader [email protected] (513) 532-6652   Legion Logistics Announces LegionDrive Incentive Program Florence, KY – Legion Logistics is excited to announce a new employee incentive program in partnership with Wyler Fastlane. The LegionDrive program will provide Legion’s top salespeople access to the …

Some interviewing tips, from someone who cares

It’s interview season again at Legion, and as usual, I’m astonished by the approach so many people take to interviews. I know that it’s an employee’s market out there right now, and we’re all scrapping for talent, but there has to be a limit to how desperate people think employers are. Or maybe people just …

My Advice? You Probably Don’t Want It…

Last week, I was at lunch with a colleague who had recently started a consulting company. She was telling me about her new venture and asked me what advice I had for her, as she was starting out, to help her through the difficult first year or so. (The first thing I told her was …

Legion Logistics, LLC Launches LegionEMS™

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lacy Starling President and Fearless Leader [email protected] (513) 532-6652     Legion Logistics Announces LegionEMS™   Florence, KY – Legion Logistics is excited to announce the launch of their new proprietary customer portal website, LegionEMS™, which allows customers to track their shipments in real time. Combined with LegionTrack™ a geo-location service, …

Nah. I’m Good.  

Last week, I got an interesting email from my M&A guy. At Legion, we are planning to possibly acquire another company this year, so he has been sending us information on potential targets, etc. He’ll usually send a link to a website and ask us our first impressions of the company, and then go from …

Appreciate the Person

This past week, I was reminded of an important fact. My employees are people, too. I like to think that I do a pretty good job of being aware that my folks have lives outside of Legion. I know most of their kids’ names (some of them aren’t real chatty or open, so it’s a …

What comes next?

2017 was an amazing year. Legion executed a complete turnaround from the dark days of 2016 and found ourselves, in December, celebrating the best year we’ve ever had, by miles.   It was exhilarating. Tony and I were high-fiving daily, and also stopping to wonder at the company we’d created and how far we’d come …

Legion Logistics, LLC Launches LegionTrack®

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lacy Starling President and Fearless Leader [email protected] (513) 532-6652 Legion Logistics Announces LegionTrack®   Florence, KY – Legion Logistics is excited to announce the launch of their new proprietary geo-location service, LegionTrack®, which uses driver’s cell phones to track all shipments in real time. Combined with their upcoming LegionEMS™ customer …