Are you pondering adjustments for the New Year?

Some thoughts and insights to help you plan


The I-Shift comes with Economy and Performance operating modes, said Eriksson. In the Economy mode, the transmission will select shift points and command engine parameters to maximize fuel efficiency. The Performance mode maximizes gradeability.

The I-Shift can be operated manually through an up-and-down gear selector button and a mode switch. All the manual range-change and splitter gearboxes feature Volvo’s patented servo synchro system which reduces gear-changing forces by up to 50 percent.

Effective Planning

Good information, strategic insight, solid preparation, effective training and enlightened management are all elements to making wise business decisions - both now and for the future.

I recall something my dear father once told me. He said that planning is all about bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.

This month’s cover story will help you do this. I welcome your thoughts and comments.

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