It’s been a volatile year for almost every type of business, but particularly so for transportation. As we head into 2021, the industry is aspiring to be more secure, nimble, and efficient. In our annual survey of more than 70 cross-functional industry leaders, respondents tell us that operational efficiency, cybersecurity, and digital capabilities top their agenda.
Despite the far-reaching disruption caused by COVID-19, transportation leaders are positive and proud of their plan for a rebound in 2021. There’s likely cause for optimism, as leaders skillfully navigated the challenges brought by the pandemic. Indeed, over half (57 percent) anticipate year-over-year revenue growth. And when we look to personal feelings, pride (42 percent) and excitement (41 percent) characterize leaders’ sentiment for the upcoming year. To unlock the promise of a brighter 2021, transportation leaders must gauge both challenges and opportunities along the path ahead.
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