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Episode 2506  |  28:48 min

Disrupting The Status Quo In The Logistics Industry with Derek Leathers

Episode 2506  |  28:48 min  |  11.02.2020

Disrupting The Status Quo In The Logistics Industry with Derek Leathers

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This is a podcast episode titled, Disrupting The Status Quo In The Logistics Industry with Derek Leathers. The summary for this episode is: <p>Derek Leathers is the Vice Chairman, President and CEO of Werner Enterprises, a global industry leader. Leathers has over 29 years of experience in the transportation and logistics industry.</p> <p><strong>Top 3 Value Bombs:</strong></p> <p>1. Have an internal commitment to continuous learning and be open-minded - ask for feedback from other people.</p> <p>2. Be hardworking in any business you would go into, focus on how many complicated problems you can solve, be visible, foster relationships with people who genuinely care about you, learn from them and spend time with them.</p> <p>3. Recognize acceptable risks and take them.</p> <p>Connect with Derek on LinkedIn - <a href= "https://www.linkedin.com/in/derek-leathers-8393bb4" target= "_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">Derek's LinkedIn</a></p> <p><strong>Sponsors:</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://gradschool.creighton.edu" target= "_blank" rel="noopener">Creighton</a></strong>: A degree from Creighton’s Heider College of Business will empower you to think boldly, lead confidently, and shape your future. For more program info, to schedule an appt with an enrollment specialist, or to start an application today, go to <a href= "http://gradschool.creighton.edu" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><strong>Gradschool.Creighton.edu</strong></a>!</p> <p><a href="http://ecpaymentprocessing.com" target="_blank" rel= "noopener"><strong>Electronic Commerce</strong></a>: <em>For a limited time only</em> you can sign up for a 15 minute call to compare credit card transaction and processing fees with someone from the Electronic Commerce team! Visit <strong><a href= "http://ecpaymentprocessing.com" target="_blank" rel= "noopener">ECPaymentProcessing.com</a></strong>!</p>

Derek Leathers is the Vice Chairman, President and CEO of Werner Enterprises, a global industry leader. Leathers has over 29 years of experience in the transportation and logistics industry.

Top 3 Value Bombs:

1. Have an internal commitment to continuous learning and be open-minded - ask for feedback from other people.

2. Be hardworking in any business you would go into, focus on how many complicated problems you can solve, be visible, foster relationships with people who genuinely care about you, learn from them and spend time with them.

3. Recognize acceptable risks and take them.

Connect with Derek on LinkedIn - Derek's LinkedIn

Sponsors:

Creighton: A degree from Creighton’s Heider College of Business will empower you to think boldly, lead confidently, and shape your future. For more program info, to schedule an appt with an enrollment specialist, or to start an application today, go to Gradschool.Creighton.edu!

Electronic Commerce: For a limited time only you can sign up for a 15 minute call to compare credit card transaction and processing fees with someone from the Electronic Commerce team! Visit ECPaymentProcessing.com!

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