Minnesota freight broker inc
2121 Nicollet ave s
minneapolis, MN 55404
My name is Ahmed Jama, and I'm the founder and owner of Minnesota Freight Broker, a freight brokerage company that I established in 2018. I've always been interested in the logistics industry and knew that I wanted to start my own business in this field.
Since starting my company, I've had many experiences that have helped me grow as a freight broker. Here are a few of the key experiences that have shaped my journey so far:
- Building relationships with shippers and carriers: One of the most important aspects of being a successful freight broker is building strong relationships with shippers and carriers. Over the past few years, I've worked hard to establish these relationships by being honest, transparent, and reliable. This has helped me gain the trust of my clients and build a reputation for excellence in the industry.
- Managing freight shipments: Managing freight shipments can be a complex process, but it's one that I truly enjoy. From finding the right carrier to negotiating rates to ensuring that shipments are delivered on time, every step of the process requires careful attention to detail. I've learned to be proactive in managing shipments, anticipating potential issues before they arise and taking steps to mitigate any problems that do occur.
- Staying up to date with industry trends: The freight brokerage industry is constantly evolving, and it's important to stay up to date with the latest trends and changes. I've made a commitment to ongoing learning and professional development, attending industry conferences, reading trade publications, and participating in online forums. This has helped me stay ahead of the curve and provide the best possible service to my clients.
- Handling difficult situations: As with any business, there have been times when I've had to deal with difficult situations. Whether it's a shipment that's delayed due to weather or a carrier that backs out at the last minute, I've learned to stay calm and focused in these situations. By communicating clearly with my clients and taking swift action to resolve problems, I've been able to turn difficult situations into opportunities to build stronger relationships. Looking back on my journey as a freight broker, I'm proud of what I've accomplished so far. Starting my own business has been a challenging but incredibly rewarding experience, and I'm excited to see what the future holds. My goal is to continue providing excellent service to my clients and growing my business in a way that benefits everyone involved. If you're interested in becoming a freight broker yourself, I would encourage you to pursue your passion and never stop learning.
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Minority Owned Business - Black
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