Archive for December, 2017

3 Must-See Truck Stops Across the U.S.

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017
3 Must-See Truck Stops Across the U.S.

One of the absolute best things about driving a truck for a living is that you get to see so much of our beautiful country.

One of the absolute best things about driving a truck for a living is that you get to see so much of our beautiful country. You get to travel everywhere from quiet country sides to busy cityscapes and see everywhere in between. Along your travels as a trucker, you are going to see many, many truck stops. Some will definitely be better than others, for a variety of reasons. Here are a few of the truck stops that you should definitely add to your route if you’re going in the right direction! (more…)

How to Care for Your Mental Health While on the Road

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
How to Care for Your Mental Health While on the Road

Truck driving is a very rewarding and worthwhile career, but like anything else it can sometimes take a toll on your mental state.

Truck driving is a very rewarding and worthwhile career, but like anything else it can sometimes take a toll on your mental state. Sometimes even the best drivers need a mental health break! Here are some tips to help you care for your mental health while you’re out on the road. (more…)

Important Truck Stop Etiquette

Thursday, December 7th, 2017
Important Truck Stop Etiquette

As a truck driver, you will surely encounter your fair share of truck stops along your many journeys.

As a truck driver, you will surely encounter your fair share of truck stops along your many journeys.  While you aren’t exactly expected to behave like high-society or dignitaries while at a truck stop, a certain level of decorum and professionalism is expected. Basically, just do whatever you would want a fellow truck driver to do. Follow these tips as some general guidelines. (more…)