Why Veterans Make Good Truck Drivers
Nov12

Why Veterans Make Good Truck Drivers

Imagine the open road stretched before you, your favorite song on the radio and fresh air blowing through the opened window of your vehicle. Driving can be therapeutic, and driving for a living is ideal for people with certain personality traits or lifestyle preferences. The trucking industry has various career options, from jobs for those who want to be home every evening to cross country driving opportunities. Plus, it can be a...

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Trucker Job Search | Five Things You Didn’t Know About AllTruckJobs
Aug07

Trucker Job Search | Five Things You Didn’t Know About AllTruckJobs

AllTruckJobs is more than just another job board for truck drivers. AllTruckJobs is a blog. It is a podcast. For some, it is even a networking website for finding love on the road. Seriously. We wrote a blog about relationships on the road, and since then people have commented on it trying to connect with other single people in the trucking industry. It’s pretty cool! Anyway, you’re here today because you’re trying to find a trucking...

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Passing the CDL Test | Tips for Success
Jul11

Passing the CDL Test | Tips for Success

Failing the CDL Test is a new trucker’s nightmare. The written portion is one thing, but the road test is a whole other monster. What if your truck malfunctions? What if you hit a curb? It’s easy for your mind to get carried away by all the “what if’s.” However, don’t panic! Test anxiety is completely normal for truckers, but it can become detrimental if you’re too nervous. Luckily,...

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How Much Can You Make Driving Truck?
Jun19

How Much Can You Make Driving Truck?

John’s a senior in high school, and everyone is pressuring him about college. He knows he has to choose a career path, but he doesn’t like the idea of going to school for any longer. Although his parents have their heart set on him going to college, it’s so expensive. John wants to earn money now – he doesn’t want to put his life on hold for another four years or more He sits alone in his room, wondering what trade he could learn...

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Can Women Fix the Driver Shortage?
May08

Can Women Fix the Driver Shortage?

Trucking is an industry that’s constantly evolving and seeking new drivers to operate at full force. For certain companies, the shortage of quality drivers can be a difficult reality to grapple with. Older drivers are retiring and younger millennials aren’t as keen as their parents to pursue a career in trucking. However, another group is positioned to be one of the most impactful demographics to enter the field — female drivers. A...

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Becoming an Owner-Operator | OOIDA’s Norita Taylor Interview
Apr05

Becoming an Owner-Operator | OOIDA’s Norita Taylor Interview

Here at AllTruckJobs, we pride ourselves in hosting jobs for every type of trucker we can. Although it’s easy to focus on the larger trucking companies, small businesses need some love too! Owner-operators uniquely position themselves in the industry to remain as independent and profitable as they can. These drivers often operate under their own authority or lease on to a carrier. Today there are approximately 350,000...

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