Making More Money with Truck Driver Per Diem
Sep04

Making More Money with Truck Driver Per Diem

You may be a new driver who has never heard of per diem. Or, you might be a veteran driver who has never fully known what it means. This is totally normal! Truck driver per diem is a confusing and seldom explained concept. Especially with ever-changing laws, it’s hard to keep up with per diem regulations. However, it is important to know what per diem is in order to receive as much money as possible for your work as a trucker. We’ve...

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What is Deadheading and Why do Truckers Avoid It?
Aug28

What is Deadheading and Why do Truckers Avoid It?

If you’re a new driver or are interested in becoming a trucker, it’s important to understand what deadhead is. You may feel lost when truckers mention “deadhead,” but don’t worry! We will answer the question “what is deadheading” as well as other factors of deadheading in this blog. Taking a deadhead is when you drive with an empty trailer. Because drivers need to pick up loads from secondary locations, oftentimes it is necessary for...

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Truck Driving Jobs With No Experience | Gear Towards Your Future
Aug22

Truck Driving Jobs With No Experience | Gear Towards Your Future

So, you’ve just passed your CDL test and now you’re on the hunt for a job. You may have heard about all of the great benefits that come with being a truck driver, but you’re not really sure how to start your life after CDL school. But don’t worry, this is normal. Beginning any career can be nerve-wracking. This is especially when you’ve poured so much effort into learning a new skill like truck driving. Luckily, AllTruckJobs is here...

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How to Write a Truck Driver Resume That Will Get You Hired
Aug19

How to Write a Truck Driver Resume That Will Get You Hired

If you want to score a trucking job, the most important thing is to get behind the wheel and prove your skillset. However, just like with any other job, employers want to know some background about you. They want to know how long you’ve been driving, where you received your training, and what type of freight you’ve hauled. The easiest way to deliver this information is to put it all together in the form of a truck driver resume....

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Video! Truck Driver Ride Along | The Realities of the Highway
Aug13

Video! Truck Driver Ride Along | The Realities of the Highway

What I imagined trucking to be like vs. the reality that I discovered in my recent truck driver ride along are drastically different. My Truck Driver Ride Along Fantasy I imagine cruising down the highway. I’m blasting my favorite jams on the radio and counting how many people I see doing something they shouldn’t be while driving. When I get hungry, I stop at delicious roadside diners in adorable little towns. As I enjoy my meal, I...

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Trucking Layover vs. Detention Pay | What’s the Difference?
Jul26

Trucking Layover vs. Detention Pay | What’s the Difference?

Are you familiar with a trucking layover? What about trucking detention? Layovers and detention are common occurrences in truck driving. It’s important that, as a driver, you are familiar with pay rates of layovers and detention. You should also know how best to avoid them. We’ve detailed the key differences between a trucking layover and detention and other important information below! Trucking Layover and Detention...

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