Archive for July, 2018

How to Plan Your Route for Your Next Haul

Friday, July 27th, 2018
How to Plan Your Route for Your Next Haul

One thing that every truck driver should learn is the value of good planning.

One thing that every truck driver should learn is the value of good planning. Traffic can be brutal. It’s incredibly frustrating and it can really damage your fuel economy. Planning your route can help you to circumvent traffic and keep you on schedule. (more…)

Trucking Around the World

Friday, July 13th, 2018
Trucking Around the World

You may be surprised to know that trucking actually looks quite different in some other parts of the world!

Many truck drivers choose the profession because of their adventurous spirit. Long-haul truckers get to see so much more than a lot of people in other professions. As you grow in your trucking career, you may be curious about what trucking looks like in other parts of the world. You may be surprised to know that trucking actually looks quite different in some other parts of the world! (more…)

3 Jobs You Can Do with Your CDL (Besides Hauling Freight)

Friday, July 6th, 2018
3 Jobs You Can Do with Your CDL (Besides Hauling Freight)

Have your CDL? There’s so much you can do!

If you’re just starting out as a truck driver, you might think that all it qualifies you to do is to haul freight. Hauling freight and other types of cargo is the most common use for your CDL. But here are some other possibilities that are still open to you if you wish to do something else. (more…)