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5 Simple Yet Tasty Crock-Pot Recipes to Try When On the Road

When finishing up your long shift on the road, you typically don’t want to spend a lot of time making your dinner. And taking a long time to prepare a good meal for the next few days may not be something you are looking forward to either. Thankfully, with crock-pots around, you can whip up […]

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Top 4 Reasons Students Fail Their CDL Course

We usually talk about trucking school like it’s just a couple week program that everyone makes it through and ends up on the road along with our seasoned truckers. But that’s not always the case. In fact, we see quite a lot not pass their CDL and for reasons completely avoidable. Check out these four […]

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How to Decorate Your Semi-Truck for the Holidays

Now that both Halloween and Thanksgiving are over, it’s time to take down the old decorations and get ready for a completely new yet exciting theme: Christmas. As a commercial driver, you can really get into the spirits by having your truck reflect the most wonderful time of the year through several different and fun […]

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How Thanksgiving Without Truck Drivers Wouldn’t Be the Same

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to get together with the family and give thanks to those who deserve it. Although it is difficult to thank everybody, you should at least thank a semi-truck driver for all the sacrifices they make to ensure your holiday is a good one. Without them, your Thanksgiving could look like […]

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Coping with Stressors While Working in the Truck Driving Industry

A truck driving job is definitely not for the faint of heart. This is especially true for those who struggle with stress. There are many factors that can make a truck driving job more stressful than most, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t healthy ways to cope with these feelings. Below are just a few […]

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Short Haul vs Long Distance Driving: What Kind of Driving Do You Want to Do?

When it comes to truck driving, there are a number of decisions you’ll be able to make which will determine the factors of your everyday life. One of the major decisions you’ll be able to make in the career is whether you’ll be making short hauls or long distance drives for your truck driving company. […]

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Breaking Negative Trucker Stereotypes

The Original Stereotype Back before the 90’s when the image of a trucker was still positive, many people thought of the drivers as practical heroes. Some even called them “Knights of the Highway,” whom could be trusted and adored. If a person was stranded on the road, they knew they could count on a driver […]

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10 Tips on Driving in Inclement Weather

Weather is constantly changing, which for a commercial driver may not always be the greatest. You could be traveling down a road with nothing but clear skies when suddenly a storm hits. This creates a strong hazard to you as a driver, and even your career if you were to wreck. In some areas, regardless […]

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What You Need to Know About Team Vs. Solo Truck Driving

When it comes to a profession in the truck driving industry, you have a lot of options. You’ll have a choice of what truck to drive, as well as the freight you’d like to haul. On top of this, you also have the ability to decide between solo and team driving. Ultimately, the choice comes […]

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Tips to Staying Alert When Traveling Long Distances

When it comes to having an unconventional job such as truck driving, you’ll be faced with a unique set of challenges. One of these is battling fatigue when driving long distances. We all know that it’s easy to get distracted and tired when driving, especially during long trips and when traveling at night. Luckily, there […]

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