News & Notes

Friday, 22 March 2019 14:22
While millennials are making waves in various sectors, the trucking industry isn’t getting much in the way of millennial love. Unfortunately, this lack of young truckers entering the industry has contributed to the immense driver shortage, which can trigger a cascade of problems across the nation. So, what can trucking companies do…
Wednesday, 13 March 2019 09:43
There are many different types of trucking jobs, but deciding which one is right for your particular needs can be difficult. If you’re considering a change of pace in terms of your career, the trucking industry could be a great match for you. Plenty of different types of driving jobs…
Tuesday, 05 March 2019 11:12
Driving a truck can be a risky job, and not just because more time on the road means more exposure to risk factors for traffic accidents. The bigger risks are risks to one’s health that come from the physical toll that long hours behind the wheel can take. Drivers face…
Thursday, 28 February 2019 11:11
Let’s pretend that you are about to read an informative and entertaining article from an “industry expert.” Hopefully you can glean something from this that you will find informative, but aside from spending 20+ years in this industry without causing any major fires, I’m hardly an expert. On anything. Let’s…
Thursday, 28 February 2019 08:44
It’s hard not to stand out when you’re new at something, and usually it’s not in the way you hope. It’s an unfortunate part of starting any new job, but everyone has a learning phase that involves making mistakes. Part of making it to the point where you feel confident…
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 10:56
Truck drivers spend multiple days in a row on the road. It is easy to get in the habit of just going to one of your favorite truck stops and eating whatever fast food happens to be available. However, constantly eating greasy food and drinking soda is not good for…
Friday, 01 February 2019 14:10
Here are a few random trucking trivia items that may shock  you?
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:40
Whether you are new to the trucking industry or are a veteran driver behind the wheel of a big rig for 30 years, we think the 7 facts on this trucking infographic will make your hair stand on end!     Test Your Knowledge of the Trucking Industry 1. There are…
Monday, 21 January 2019 11:54
This month, we are very excited to introduce you to JoAnn Stearns, a professional over-the-road driver for Crete Carrier Corporation. This trucking stepmother of two started her driving career in 1995 as a second-generation trucker, and she knew immediately that it would be a lifelong career. When she isn't cooking…
Monday, 07 January 2019 14:54
Don’t take this personally, but your ad copy sucks. Got your attention? Good, I am probably talking to you…. or whomever created your Driver Recruiting ads. Too many people see classified advertising as a necessary evil and rush through it without much thought or direction. This may be why you’re…
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