Wednesday, 31 October 2018 15:52
Ranked among the worst states for taxes and business, Rhode Island recently took a wrong turn by leveling truck-only tolls and now neighboring Connecticut may follow them down this unfortunate road. But targeting the trucking industry should come as no surprise. Rhode Island and Connecticut continually rank at or near…
Monday, 11 June 2018 13:37
Truck driving jobs mean you live in your truck, and living in your truck means you need to pack it all! The essentials, entertainment options and work related items for a smooth ride. With this checklist, you’ll be able to pack the important stuff! Share this Image On Your Site…
Monday, 04 June 2018 10:20
The American Trucking Associations estimates that the truck driver shortage is currently about 50,000 to 60,000. Drivers have more opportunities now to command higher salaries, especially as unemployment numbers continue to fall. Trucking jobs can be lucrative, especially for Millennials, women, racial minorities and other demographics currently underrepresented in the…
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 10:41
Trucking is a great way to see the world, but there are a few downsides. Trying to determine whether the gas prices in front of you are the best or if gas is cheaper ten miles down the road? Wondering if you should mentally prepare for rain or will enjoy…
Tuesday, 01 May 2018 14:15
American truck drivers are responsible for moving the food and products that keeping the nation going. While truckers do immeasurable good for everyday people, underworld figures are using our roadways for human exploitation. Human trafficking has become an international plague that garners billions of dollars for criminals by victimizing women,…
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…
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