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Archive for January, 2019

5 Essential Tips for a New Trucker

Friday, January 25th, 2019
5 Essential Tips for a New Trucker

Truck drivers need to be prepared for all sorts of challenges on the job.

If you’re just getting started as a trucker, you’ve probably already heard what a tough job it can be. Between the long hauls far from home, the stress of road safety, and the surprises each day on the road will bring, truck drivers need to be prepared for all sorts of challenges on the job. This can seem daunting at first, but if you stay focused on your goals and remember some simple tips, you will do just fine in your new trucking career. Here are 5 essential tips for new truckers to follow. (more…)

Should You Be Worried About Self-Driving Trucks?

Friday, January 18th, 2019
Should You Be Worried About Self-Driving Trucks?

Self-driving trucks could be here sooner than we think?

Advances in technology are incredible, and it seems like every time we turn around there is a cool new gadget that will do something for us to make life easier. Alexa will be your personal DJ, your phone will monitor your health, or your self-driving car will take you to work. And it seems like self-driving is the futuristic tech most people are most excited about, perhaps because it means getting more done (or more sleep) on the way to work. But what about the trucking industry? Could self-driving trucks be a thing in our near future? (more…)

The Future Of The Trucking Industry

Friday, January 11th, 2019
The Future Of The Trucking Industry

Big things are coming from the trucking industry in 2019!

While the transportation industry is often slow to adapt to new technology, the tides are changing, and it’s expected that further advances will be adapted. While changes and tech for the trucking industry are not yet widely in use, the upgrades are a long time coming. The potential for advances in trucking is substantial, and many of the changes we expect to see are highly beneficial for all parties. (more…)

6 Items Every Trucker Should Pack

Friday, January 11th, 2019
6 Items Every Trucker Should Pack

Packing your truck with the right essentials can help you stay well-fed, hydrated, safe, and on the right track with your freight load.

As a trucker, you’re on the road for long stretches of time. There are lots of things you’ll need to be prepared for any situation the road can bring. It’s important to get a checklist together, especially for your longer trips. Packing your truck with the right essentials can help you stay well-fed, hydrated, safe, and on the right track with your freight load. While there are many things you’ll need on the road, here are just 6 items that every trucker should pack. (more…)

How Far Can You Go with a Trucking Career?

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019
How Far Can You Go with a Trucking Career?

A career in the trucking business can be an exciting choice.

A career in the trucking business can be an exciting choice. There are different directions in which your career can go, allowing you to create the perfect design for your life. Whether you’re an adventurous person or one that needs to stay closer to home, you can still go far with a career in trucking. Read on to learn more about how you can succeed and go far with a trucking career. (more…)

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