New Technology in the Trucking Industry | This Isn’t Your Father’s Trucking
Mar26

New Technology in the Trucking Industry | This Isn’t Your Father’s Trucking

For years it seemed like the best part about having a trucker-dad is the smell of fresh-ground-black-coffee every morning. It’s not low-tech … it’s his trucker’s tick! Just like my dad’s routine, the personality of this industry seemed steadfast. Now with new technology in the trucking industry, things are really revving up. But before we dive in there are somethings that will never change. Mornings will always start...

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How to Use a Load Board | Advice and Best Practice
Mar04

How to Use a Load Board | Advice and Best Practice

You’ve probably heard about load boards, and if you haven’t, take a load off and let’s hit the broad basics. Load boards shouldn’t send your engines into Maximum Overdrive, Emilio. Knowing how to use a load board can drive profits and lower your stress. If you know how to use a load board properly, finding loads or carriers just got a whole lot easier. How to Use a Load Board in 3 steps In our latest episode of BigRigBanter, we dive...

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8 Badass Trucking Movies You Need to See
Feb04

8 Badass Trucking Movies You Need to See

Alright my long haulers and CB-radio callers, it’s time to get out the popcorn and soda and settle down for some stellar movies. As much as we hate to admit, trucking can get pretty monotonous on the road. That’s why popping in a DVD or tuning into Netflix at the next rest stop is a perfect way to pass the time. There’s no shortage of films starring big rigs, so we’ve picked out a few for your viewing pleasure. Here’s our...

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Ridesharing Safety for Truckers | Uber with Ease!
Dec11

Ridesharing Safety for Truckers | Uber with Ease!

When you’re a truck driver, you have to deal with a lot of issues that most four-wheelers don’t even think about. For instance, there aren’t that many spaces to park in! So, where does this leave you when the location you need to go to can’t accommodate your truck? What if you just want to kill some time while experiencing a trucking layover or detention? Many truck drivers are starting to use smartphone...

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Trucking Industry Outlook 2020: What to Look For
Nov06

Trucking Industry Outlook 2020: What to Look For

As the year comes to a close, it is only natural to look forward to the future. The trucking trends of 2019 are coming to an end. It’ll be a new year, new you, and some new trucking trends which you can expect to see in 2020. These trends have to do with not only logistics but also technology. So, without further ado, here is your trucking industry outlook 2020 edition! Be sure to check out the podcast at the end of this article!...

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The Best Headsets for Truckers and Why You Need One
Sep19

The Best Headsets for Truckers and Why You Need One

If you’re cruising down the road in your rig holding your cell phone out on speaker phone trying to talk to your wife, you know how cumbersome this task is. You’re trying to pay attention to the road. Maybe the phone is balanced on your lap. Depending on where you’re driving, your signal is fading in and out. The road is bumpy and nosy, making it hard to hear. Or you’re in a city where people are constantly laying on the horn. It...

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