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Tuesday, 24 April 2018 09:59
The trucking industry is one where drivers face significant pressure, both from the trucking companies for which they work and from lawmakers who seek to keep other motorists safe on the roads. Unfortunately, this ends up placing a significant amount of stress upon drivers as they try to follow the…
Tuesday, 17 April 2018 08:51
People working in many industries fear they will be replaced by new technology or robotics. Unlike workers in other sectors, truckers aren’t losing any sleep because the national driver shortage has already hit a critical point. On top of the current labor shortfall, experts see the current gap growing into…
Monday, 19 March 2018 14:06
A couple of weeks ago, I spent time at the 2018 Recruiting & Retention Conference in Nashville asking Driver Recruiters, Recruiting Managers, and Recruiting Directors questions about how CDLjobs.com can better serve them and what we can offer to continue the evolution process of driver recruiting. Answers varied to some…
Thursday, 15 March 2018 11:04
Showers are just as important for truck drivers as they are for everyone else. After hours and even days on the road, you deserve a nice hot shower to wash the grime and the stress away.  Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Showers While Trucking Sign up for…
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:49
Trucking is not an easy gig. In fact, it’s incredibly competitive. In 1980, average American truckers made an annual salary equal to over $110,000 by today’s standards—adjusted for inflation. Today’s truckers, meanwhile, make approximately $40,000 per year. Experienced industry operators are working harder. They’re also working longer hours. While innovations…
Tuesday, 06 March 2018 09:55
Driving trucks can be a rewarding career, offering the opportunity to travel, enjoy flexible wages and perform a needed service in the community. Yet there is one major hurdle that truck drivers need to overcome in order to get their licenses and start their careers, and that is the hurdle…
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 14:05
When the first rumor of an all-electric truck came out, it was followed by shock and awe across the nation. Everyone from truck drivers and company owners to trucking insurers and the general public was skeptical. First of all, fully electric automobiles were just in their infancy and consumers weren't…
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 11:57
Sign-on bonuses are found nearly everywhere in the trucking industry, $2,000, $8,000, $10,000…these are some of the most common sizes of sign-on bonuses you will see offered by trucking companies today. Almost every carrier in the US is offering some sort of sign-on bonus to new hires. Yes, it would…
Friday, 19 January 2018 15:00
Truck drivers who take drugs are more than just a deadly presence on the roadways. These drivers disrupt the trucking industry by increasing trucking insurance rates and driving up turnover rates. One of the most dangerous drugs currently affecting the United States is opioids. Even more concerning is the fact that…
Monday, 15 January 2018 07:43
Truck driving school is an essential part of your journey to becoming a professional trucker, but when should you attend? Some people like to go to truck driving school during the summer. The weather is usually nice (other than rain) and there are few major holidays or other distractions. The…
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