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Fear of Truck Driver Training

May
12,
2010
2

My dad loved to hunt rattlesnakes.  Whenever he was down, depressed or simply tired to the bone from working all night on the Oklahoma oil rigs, all I had to do to cheer him up was to say, “Let’s go … Continue reading

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Sprinter Vans Open Doors for Future Truck Drivers

Apr
8,
2010
6

With trucking being the largest sector of the economy’s transportation industry, it easily beats out all other areas such as air, water, rail and pipeline.   Trucks account for more than 80 percent of total transportation revenue, pulling in more than … Continue reading

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Truck Driver Training is Serious Issue for Industry

Mar
4,
2010
9

By Allen Smith It is often very easy for veteran drivers and trucking company officials to overlook the importance of truck driver training for CDL students and new drivers.   With years of experience, the possibility of becoming laxed over time … Continue reading

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Truck Driver Training Solutions

Dec
4,
2009
2

Donna hosted this evening’s Truth About Trucking “LIVE” talk show on Blog Talk Radio with special guest, TruckerDesiree, focusing on solutions for the problems in truck driver training.   Second guest, Tom Hanson did not make it, but the one and … Continue reading

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What Every CDL Student Should Know

Sep
11,
2009
0

In today’s economy, many people are looking at professional truck driving as a possible career.  Their first stop?  CDL truck driver training school.  Before heading to the nearest CDL school,  CDL students need to know certain, important facts before making … Continue reading

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Truck Driver Training and Trucking Companies- Comments and Questions

Mar
14,
2009
17

We’d like to “freshen up” a few links to very important posts that need to be more easily accessible. Please add your comments to them accordingly. 1) Truck Driving Schools and Trucking Companies: Post Your Comments about Them Here: There … Continue reading

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Trucker Desiree Update -“Who is Trucker Desiree?”

Feb
6,
2009
5

For those who have followed “A Day In the Life of a Lady Trucker“, here is an update of Desiree’s recent adventures: Desiree is an OTR Driver who not only enjoys driving, but enjoys helping cdl students and new cdl drivers overcome obstacles every … Continue reading

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Women in Trucking can Make a Difference

Nov
19,
2008
5

One of the most courageous woman truckers right now is writing on the AskTheTrucker blog, exposing the treatment and tactics allowed to continue within the trucking industry, as viewed through her eyes and own experiences.  The purpose for these posts are two fold: … Continue reading

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Truck Drivers Strike

Apr
7,
2008
3

Whether you are a seasoned driver, just out of truck driver training or attending any of the truck driver schools across the nation, one should be watching the outcome of this recent truck drivers strike.  Primarily owner operators, many drivers … Continue reading

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Truck Driving Careers: Choose the Right Truck Driver Training School or Trucking Company

Mar
4,
2008
19

I would like to stress to those interested in choosing Trucking as a career, to make sure they do their homework before choosing a  Truck Driver Training Facility or Trucking Company for Employment. Trucking Schools are a big business out … Continue reading

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