5 Easy Ways Truck Drivers Can Avoid Back Pain
Jan07

5 Easy Ways Truck Drivers Can Avoid Back Pain

We’re all used to having back pain as truck drivers, unfortunately. Sore backs happen to us more than four times as much as they do to the average person. And ugh, believe me when I say, it’s no picnic. In fact, pain in the back is a HUGE pain in the butt. Sitting on our rear-ends all day makes our lower spines all sorts of out of whack. It’s not just the time on the road though, it’s the posture as well!...

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So You Want to be a Truck Driver…Or Do You?
Mar14

So You Want to be a Truck Driver…Or Do You?

With the shortage of drivers in the United States, now is a perfect time to apply to be a truck driver! However, do not be fooled. Being a truck driver is no easy feat. Many people get into this industry not knowing that they are not cut out to be a driver. This isn’t one of those “try and see” situations, so how do you know you actually have what it takes to be a truck driver? There are many other characteristics that you should...

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Catching Cliques in the Trucking Industry
Feb12

Catching Cliques in the Trucking Industry

Alright, we’ve all seen it – the video went viral, and the veteran driver faced the consequences when he was fired within 24 hours of rudely refusing to help out a rookie. If you haven’t seen it, long story short – a new driver asks a driver with a lot of experience to pull up a little a bit so that he can more easily maneuver his own truck. Shockingly, the veteran driver not only refuses, but also verbally abuses the newbie, while...

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Ready, Set, GOALS: Easy Goals Truck Drivers Should Set
Oct05

Ready, Set, GOALS: Easy Goals Truck Drivers Should Set

Put the key in the ignition and drive into completing all those secret inner-ambitions. In a job like trucking we see tight deadlines, stressful situations and an excessively tiring line of work can make achieving goals feel nearly impossible. It’s easier to simply say “ain’t no body got time for that” than actually setting milestones for yourself so that you improve the quality of your life. Creating little...

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The Road Ready Truck Driver Resume
Jun08

The Road Ready Truck Driver Resume

The last thing they’ll teach you in CDL schools is how to write a resume that will showcase your talents while putting a spotlight on you that will outshine the competition. Don’t sell yourself short! Give yourself that competitive edge you deserve by learning to craft the perfect trucking resume. You might not think you need one, but you never know when it just might help you quickly land your dream driving job down the...

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