Recent Blog Posts

Truck Driving Jobs: Getting through That First Year

Monday, August 22, 2016
The first year the professional truck driver is on the job could be the most challenging year of his or her life. No amount of classroom training can adequately prepare anyone for... Read More

Money-Saving Tips for Truck Drivers

Monday, August 22, 2016
Truck driving jobs can be expensive jobs for both the company driver and owner-operator. Company drivers have the benefit of being able to pass many of their expenses on to their... Read More

5 Characteristics of a Top-Notch Truck Driver

Monday, August 22, 2016
The best workers in any industry tend to rise to the top. They enjoy the greatest number of advancement opportunities, the highest pay, and the most lucrative projects to work on... Read More

Deciphering Listings for Truck Driving Jobs

Monday, August 22, 2016
The truck driving industry has its own unique vocabulary that can take some time to get used to. It is no surprise that new truck drivers find themselves confused as they scour... Read More

Thank a Truck Driver

Monday, August 22, 2016
Kudos to the Roanoke Times for an excellent article published in anticipation of the Independence Day holiday in early July. The Times' Kevin Burch wrote a very good article... Read More

Roadside Inspections: 3 Tips for Getting Back on the Road

Monday, August 22, 2016
Roadside inspections have been in the news a lot recently. This is not without reason. States are being more aggressive in maintaining compliance with all safety and drivers’... Read More

Trucking Jobs - There Are Still Plenty To Be Had

Monday, August 22, 2016
Truck driving is as blue-collar as a job can be. For decades, America's truckers have been taking to the roads to move all sorts of freight from coast-to-coast, enjoying the open... Read More

Yes – Truckers Are People Too

Thursday, July 21, 2016
If you haven't yet heard about the truck driver from Kansas who recently spent a full work day babysitting his nine-year-old daughter's favorite doll, you are probably not paying... Read More

Follow the Law to Avoid Roadside Inspections

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Roadside inspections are something they warn you about in CDL school. If you have a good dispatcher and fleet manager, both will also warn you about roadside inspections on a... Read More

Plans in Motion for 2016 Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Thursday, July 21, 2016
Each year, the logistics industry comes together to show our appreciation for the army of dedicated drivers who make what we do possible. This annual observation is known as... Read More

Pages