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YouTube Truckers: Driving Online Traffic
Apr06

YouTube Truckers: Driving Online Traffic

In the new age of technology and high-speed internet, it is safe to estimate that nearly half (if not more) of truck drivers and CDL students have seen videos made by truck drivers. These YouTube truckers share their opinions and their day-to-day experiences on the road. These truck drivers “drive” the online traffic of the trucking industry. YouTube truckers can rake up a substantial amount of hits quickly as they catch...

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Truckers Against Trafficking: How Drivers Can Take Action
Mar10

Truckers Against Trafficking: How Drivers Can Take Action

Last month, a trucker from Virginia noticed strange behavior happening in an RV at a Pilot gas station and immediately alerted the authorities. The heroic driver, Kevin Kimmel, knew as soon as his suspected something that it was only right to immediately to take action. “Saw what looked like a young girl looking out the window, the black drapes didn’t make it look like a families’ RV, you know,” Kimmel told a local TV station. “I saw...

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Healthy Trucker: John Drury’s Weightloss Truck Stop Tour
Feb20

Healthy Trucker: John Drury’s Weightloss Truck Stop Tour

It’s no secret that truck driving is not the most healthy profession. Eating well is hard when fast food is literally around every bend. Getting time in for fitness is an uphill battle with a lifestyle that requires quite a lot of time spent sitting on your keister. One truck driver has found his niche routine for shedding away the pounds—he dances them off. John Drury has been making a living in the transportation...

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Five Trucking Blogs You Should Know About
Nov13

Five Trucking Blogs You Should Know About

Like us, there are a lot of people out there talking about the trucking industry. Some are providing useful information, others are just sharing their opinion. However, there are a few trucking blogs that stand out above the rest. We tracked down our favorite trucking “internet-personalities” whom we personally feel best capture life on the road and post frequently. Here (in alphabetical order, because we could not...

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Drivers in Cinema: Famous Trucker Movies
Oct03

Drivers in Cinema: Famous Trucker Movies

Hollywood has a pretty skewed portrayal of trucking. However, as close or far from reality truck-drivers appear on the big-screen, it’s always a delight to see our profession in the media. After all, truckers are everywhere! So grab some popcorn and fire up the Netflix… BLACK DOG (1998) Patrick Swayze (RIP) plays an ex-con who takes a truck driving gig across country. Little does he know, his load is hauling more than he...

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The “Dancing Trucker”: John Drury’s Inspiring Story
Aug26

The “Dancing Trucker”: John Drury’s Inspiring Story

Last week, one of the crew at AllTruckJobs got the opportunity to have an impromptu video chat with the famous “Dancing Trucker.” John Drury, has lost nearly 100 lbs since he began his innovative workout routine in 2011. Drury, a Cincinnati truck driver, is the last person you’d typically expect to see at the local Zumba class. But behind John’s tall stature and rugged demeanor, lives the heart of a wildly...

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