February 2017

Logging MBA?

February 15th, 2017|Advice, Business|

A lot of us started working in the forest industry before we finished high school.  We worked in family run logging company repair shops during weekends or perhaps the summer or both.  Spending hours’ steam cleaning equipment is just one of the special tasks in “putting in the dues”. Sometimes it was working out in [...]

January 2017

Insanity of Contract Logging

January 16th, 2017|Advice|

The definition of insanity is to keep doing the same thing over and over again while expecting a different result. This speaks to the current relationship between many contract loggers and many of their customers, the major licensees in British Columbia. It is often anecdotally observed that licensees carry the hard line on contractor rates [...]