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Highest Paying Truck Driving Jobs

If you’re into truck driving for the money or just have no sense of fear, there are several types of truck driving jobs that pay very well. These particular jobs pay as high as they do, because they are so dangerous that very few want them. Also, most don’t have the skill to do these […]

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Tips to Stay Healthy as a Truck Driver

When you’re living a sedentary lifestyle driving for 11 hours a day and eating whatever is convenient, it’s no surprise if you aren’t as in shape as you once were before starting your career as a truck driver. If you aren’t already a truck driver and are considering becoming one, don’t let your health stop […]

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What to Expect During Your First Year as a Truck Driver

Becoming a truck driver is more than a career choice. It’s a lifestyle choice you shouldn’t take lightly. Rather than home-cooked meals, you’ll be eating fast food. You’ll be showering at truck stops and sleeping in a small bed. The best way to make a decision on whether or not to become a truck driver […]

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4 Ways to Pass the Time as a Truck Driver

What can you do as a truck driver? If you’ve been doing this for a while, you’ve probably got this figured out. But just in case you need some tips, here you go: Learn a New Language With all this time on your hands, you have an advantage over most people. Those who work in […]

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Ways to Be a More Fuel Efficient Truck Driver

Look Ahead As a truck driver, this is something that you’re probably already doing (at least, you should be). While obviously important, did you know that monitoring traffic that’s up ahead can lead to being a more fuel efficient driver? Paying attention to breaking patterns and traffic speeds can allow you to avoid making unnecessary […]

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2016 Is the Year to Become a Bus Driver

If you have ever been interested in becoming a bus driver, 2016 might be the best time to get started. There is always a demand for skilled bus drivers, especially school bus drivers. Passionate individuals with a commercial driver’s license (CDL) are invaluable to the bus driving industry, and you can become a sought-after candidate […]

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Tennessee Commercial Driver’s License Rules and Regulations

Earning a commercial driver’s license (CDL) in Tennessee can lead to a rewarding and long-lasting career. In order to obtain your CDL in Tennessee, you will be required to pass tests that evaluate your skills behind the wheel and your knowledge of the laws and regulations. There are schools dedicated to preparing you for this […]

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Why You Should Become a Truck Driver in 2016

The start of a new year is the perfect time to look into new and exciting career opportunities! If you have never considered becoming a truck driver in 2016, you might be surprised to find out that this year is the best time to get into the lucrative profession. Trends are indicating that 2016 will […]

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4 Areas of Focus for Truck Driving In the Winter

Truck driving offers you a chance to see some truly gorgeous parts of our great nation. However, sometimes extreme weather, specifically snow and ice, can turn even the most peaceful landscape into a hazardous job site for a trucker. Winter is the time of year where truck drivers need to practice extreme vigilance and caution […]

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5 Incredibly Useful Gifts for a Truck Driver

With the holiday season upon us, it’s time to start thinking about what to get the truck driver in your life. Whether it’s your spouse, relative, or just good trucking buddy there are so many great gifts to choose from that can really come in handy on the road. At United Truck Driving School, we […]

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