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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Feed Your Inner Beast: The Best Gas Station Snacks
Dec04

Feed Your Inner Beast: The Best Gas Station Snacks

Uh oh! You’re driving and suddenly you feel that familiar pull in your stomach, the craving for a…snack! But what kind of snack are you really feeling? Are you look for something that makes you feel like a health guru or something to please your junk food cravings? Lucky for you, we know a few snacks that can fulfill both sides. So, read on for a few of the best gas station snacks that you can buy at your next stop! Six of the Best...

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The Trucker’s Guide to Foot Pain from Driving
Nov13

The Trucker’s Guide to Foot Pain from Driving

So, you’ve been driving for miles and miles, humming along and listening to your music. Then suddenly, or maybe it wasn’t so suddenly but gradually, your foot starts to throb. Now you can’t drive without being in pain and it’s frustrating! Don’t worry, it’s very common for truckers to deal with annoying foot pain from driving, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with it! Below, we’ll be running you through a quick...

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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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How to Make Easy Money with Company Sponsored CDL Training
Oct28

How to Make Easy Money with Company Sponsored CDL Training

Many people who are interested in getting their CDL are intimidated by the cost of CDL training programs. There are several CDL training programs in the U.S. with different levels of financial assistance. However, many programs (including some of the top programs) are still expensive. Luckily, there is a cheaper way to obtain your CDL. Many companies offer paid CDL training programs. These programs are designed to help trucking...

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The Factors of Pay: How Much Do Truck Drivers Make?
Oct17

The Factors of Pay: How Much Do Truck Drivers Make?

Making money plays a big role in selecting a job. That’s a given. But for truck drivers, the amount of money that they make can be affected by several different factors. These factors can range from the region that the driver lives in, to the type of freight they are driving, to their years of experience. So, how much do truck drivers make? That’s the question that we’ll discuss below! The Average Salaries of the Industry With such a...

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