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Julia Kuzeljevich

Julia Kuzeljevich
Julia Kuzeljevich is managing editor of Motortruck magazine, as well as sister publication Canadian Transportation & Logistics and www.ctl.ca. With nearly seven years’ experience writing for the Canadian transportation industry, Julia specializes in human interest, in-depth news and business articles of interest to the trucking and logistics sectors. Julia has a degree in languages with a postgraduate specialization in journalism, and work experience in the air transportation industry.
  • News

    Federal Minister brings chequebook to Women with Drive Summit

    March 5, 2015 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    TORONTO, Ont.– The Government of Canada has committed $421,720 to develop mentorship programs that will help further the careers of women in the nation’s trucking industry, and identify best practices that can better support the hiring and retention of under-represented

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  • Feature

    Weathering winter

    February 3, 2015 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    CITT’s Success in the West panel looks at logistics challenges and solutions for Western supply chain stakeholders

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    DHL launches report on self-driving vehicles in logistics

    December 16, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    BONN, Ger., PLANTATION, Fla.–DHL has published the new trend report ‘Self-Driving Vehicles in Logistics’, highlighting the key elements and significant potential of autonomous technologies in the logistic industry. As a first step in the self-driving journey, the trend report contains

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  • News

    Managing freight costs: The breakdown

    October 21, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.—A session dedicated to freight rate pricing at this year’s Surface Transportation Summit October 15 offered shippers and carriers the chance to look at their costing models and find areas where base prices and accessorial fees could be reduced.

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    How to hire top quality candidates—some emerging trends

    October 16, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.–What are the emerging trends in hiring top quality transportation management talent? Ross Reimer, president, Reimer Associates, Inc. devoted an entire session to these during Wednesday’s 2014 Surface Transportation Summit at the Mississauga Convention Centre. Reimer said the best

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    Shipper-carrier tensions aired at CSCMP “State of Transportation” event

    October 10, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    TORONTO, Ont.–The CSCMP held its State of Transportation Event Thursday October 9th at the Toronto Marriott Airport Hotel. Transportation Media Editorial Director Lou Smyrlis moderated a panel featuring David Bradley, CEO of the Canadian Trucking Alliance, Mark Seymour, President/CEO of

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  • News

    No single solution to the drayage problem in Vancouver: consultant

    September 25, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    MISSISSAUGA, Ont.–Scott Galloway, a transportation consultant and the West Coast representative for the Freight Management Association of Canada, gave a speech at the CILTNA GTA region chapter’s Mini Outlook Transportation Conference Tuesday, outlining the “pending challenges” at Port Metro Vancouver.

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  • News

    MTO Deputy Minister lays out ministry’s vision and values on goods movements

    May 14, 2014 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    BURLINGTON, Ont.—In a presentation Tuesday at Translog2014, an event jointly hosted by the McMaster Institute for Transportation & Logistics and The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, Carol Layton, Deputy Minister at Ontario’s Ministry of Transportation, spoke of visions and

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  • Blog

    BAG LADIES UNITE

    July 2, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    Life has gotten a lot smellier and messier lately for Toronto residents. Not that we elicit any sympathy from the rest of the province or country, but you do have to feel a little bit for those of us who

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  • Blog

    Whee, Fit!

    June 9, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    Trucking and editing have quite a few things in common. They are both largely sedentary jobs where you find yourself sitting for hours in front of a windshield or computer screen, trying to stay focused, and tempted by all kinds

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  • Blog

    Do-it-yourself vs. outsource the job? You’ll be working either way!

    May 25, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    With the advent of spring, already, the ‘do-it-yourself’ renovation ads for Canadian Tire, Home Depot, Lowe’s and other big box stores are on TV, emphasizing, of course, how cheap and cheery it is to be working on bettering your surroundings.

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  • Blog

    Emergency 101

    May 5, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    May 3-9, 2009 is Emergency Preparedness Week in Canada. This subject is dear to my heart, given that my nickname among family members is Chicken Licken (“The Sky is Falling!”) Emergency Preparedness Week, sponsored by Public Safety Canada, aims to

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  • Blog

    “Special periods” vs. “Economic downturn”: a world of euphemisms makes food for thought

    April 29, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    I don’t remember when or where I first heard of Yoani Sanchez. But in the past several months I’ve become transfixed in front of my computer screen, waiting to read up on her latest blog, http://desdecuba.com/generationy. Sanchez doesn’t write about

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  • Blog

    Embracing the frugal lifestyle? Shadow a senior

    April 21, 2009 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    Greetings to Truck News blog readers! I haven’t been an active contributor for awhile, but am returning ‘somewhat’ from working the part-time fringes to add some commentary here and there. You’ll notice I may not directly address trucking industry issues

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  • Blog

    Driver’s seat

    May 19, 2006 by Julia Kuzeljevich

    Summer season is almost here and, as I’m sure all the truckers are dreading, with it the increased traffic of daytrippers and holidaymakers on their way to the cottage or campgrounds. Whatever route they might take, it’s bound to be

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