Recent Blog Posts

Easy Ways to Help Maintain Your Energy Levels

Friday, May 6, 2016
What do truck jobs in Utah have in common with similar jobs in Ohio? Lots of things. As an example, one thing common to all truck jobs is driver fatigue. The reality is that... Read More

Tips for Surviving the DOT Inspection

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
A fundamental law of truck driving is that DOT inspections are a part of CDL jobs. There is no way around it. The DOT is tasked with making sure drivers remain compliant with all... Read More

The Role of Women in Alleviating the Truck Driver Shortage

Friday, April 22, 2016
America's trucking industry is facing a dire shortage of qualified drivers that now numbers in the tens of thousands. For most of the last hundred years, trucking is a career that... Read More

3 Things Truckers Learn Only by Experience

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
CDL training can teach the new trucker a lot of valuable things. Training brings drivers up to speed on the law, teaches them the basic skills they need to drive trucks, and... Read More

Essential Things Truckers Should Know About Cruise Control

Friday, April 15, 2016
As a truck driver, do you ever take advantage of cruise control when driving down the interstate? If not, you probably should. Cruise control is an excellent tool that can help... Read More

Truck Drivers: Do Not Ignore Sleep Apnea

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
One of the things every trucker learns in CDL driving school is the legal responsibility professionals have to make sure they maintain reasonably good health and, in cases where... Read More

Reducing Truck Tolls Is Good for Everyone on the Roads

Friday, April 8, 2016
Truck jobs in Texas just got a little less expensive, at least in the Austin area, thanks to lawmakers approving a discount for trucks choosing to take the 130 toll road that... Read More

Finding That First Trucking Job Can Be an Adventure

Wednesday, April 6, 2016
You go to school, get your CDL license, and start looking for work in around your home in Indianapolis. But you cannot find a job. You are both incredulous and dismayed,... Read More

The Little-Known Influence of Consumer Demand on Trucking

Friday, April 1, 2016
Even as CDL training schools across the country are struggling to keep up with the demand for new truck drivers, Wall Street analysts are warning investors not to put their... Read More

Driver Rules Push Raises Serious Constitutional Questions

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
The push is on within the trucking industry to pressure congressional Democrats to include trucking language in a bill meant to address the aviation industry. The language seeks... Read More