Arkansas Best Reviews

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Arkansas Best President, CEO, and Director Judy R. McReynolds
Judy R. McReynolds
2 Ratings
  • Account Manager

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Fort Smith, AR
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Fort Smith, AR

    I have been working at Arkansas Best full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great co-workers. Growing supply chain business solutions. Chances for advancement. Very strong and stable company despite the woes of the recession on the freight business.

    Cons

    Nothing really to bring to attention


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    Quotation Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fort Smith, AR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Arkansas Best (Fort Smith, AR).

    Interview

    Process consisted of a phone interview, two face-to-face interviews and an extensive background check. The phone interview consisted of very basic background questions and resume clarification. The first face-to-face interview consisted of behavioral and situational questions followed by a skills test (math and typing). The second face-to-face interview was with the VP of sales and consisted of more behavioral and personal questions to see if I was a fit for the culture. I was offered the position the same week and accepted. The whole process took about 2 weeks.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic questions. What is a time where you dealt with a disgruntled customer and still created a successful sales situation?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Did not Negotiate.

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Website www.arkbest.com
Headquarters Fort Smith, AR
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1988
Type Company - Public (ARCB)
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Arkansas Best puts its best efforts on the road to provide freight transportation services in its home state and the rest of North America. Specializing in long-haul, less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments of general commodities (no hazardous waste or dangerous explosives), subsidiary ABF Freight System accounts for over 90% of the company's sales. (LTL carriers combine freight from multiple shippers into a single truckload.) ABF Freight System operates a fleet of about 3,800 tractors and 19,000 trailers from about 275 terminals in the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico; it ... More

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