Category: Jobs and Training

Here’s how one trucker set about researching trucking companies who advertise truck driving jobs on Craigslist. First Step: Contact Info…

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Mike had one local truck driving job where two of his co-workers were fired in mid-2011. The truth be told, they acted in…

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Epes Transport System, Inc., a trucking company based in Greensboro, NC, is the only trucking company that Mike Simons has ever gone…

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Whether through voluntary or involuntary means, job loss for professional truck drivers can potentially lead to career loss as well….

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Some people think that truck driving schools are limited only to truck driver training schools, the places where people first learn to…

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If you want to become a truck driver, the lure of a free CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) can be strong, especially…

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With all those truck driving jobs websites out there — or those that claim to send your “one” application to…

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Over the years, one condition of employment after another has been thrust upon professional truck drivers. In order to continue…

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The statistics we have read say that there over 500,000 trucking companies in the United States.(1) Since there are so many, how…

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This glossary of trucking terms — aka trucker lingo or trucking terminology — is provided as a courtesy to help…

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