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Category Archives: Social Media

Trucking Social Media Speaker Jeff Barker

May
19,
2013
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One of the key speakers this year presenting at the 2013 Trucking Social Media Convention will be Jeff Barker; professional driver, columnist, health advocate, and outdoor enthusiast. Jeff will have the task of addressing the topic this year, Truck Driver … Continue reading

National Truck Parking Survey

May
14,
2013
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A National Truck Parking Survey headed by the original crusader for Jason’s Law, Hope Rivenburg, is underway, measuring and interpreting data collected from Professional Truck Drivers regarding the availability of Safe Truck Parking. The results of this study will be … Continue reading

Trucking Social Media – Is anybody listening?

May
4,
2013
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  We’re already into May and with MATS behind us all, life continues on within the trucking industry, especially for the professional driver.  Their concerns are many and include topics such as: low wages, CSA, Health Issues, EOBR’s, Sleep Apnea, … Continue reading

Pilot Flying J Steps Down as Trucking Social Media Presenting Sponsor

Apr
25,
2013
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Due to the recent allegations brought against the Pilot Flying J Travel Centers, the organization has agreed with the Truck Driver Social Media Convention (TDSMC) hosts to step down as the presenting sponsor for the 2013 Convention. The decision by … Continue reading

Cast your Vote: 2013 Jason Rivenburg Making a Difference Award

Apr
18,
2013
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The nominees for the 2013 Jason Rivenburg “Making a Difference” Award have been selected through the social media sites and the recipient will receive the recognition during the 3rd Annual Truck Driver Social Media Convention in October. The final three … Continue reading

Drivers Needed for new Truck Parking Study

Apr
10,
2013
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When Truth About Trucking, LLC conducted a recent survey on drivers’ biggest concerns, truck driver wages came in at number one, while truck parking was still the second major concern among drivers. Hope Rivenburg of Jason’s Law is once again … Continue reading

Cry for Argentina

Apr
2,
2013
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As truck driver health has been one of our main topics lately, my research led me back to the news of the Monsanto Corporation from my past post: The Killing Fields of Monsanto. Most recently, Mr. Obama signed the Monsanto … Continue reading

Truth About Trucking “TV” Launches on Spreecast

Oct
20,
2012
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10/19/2012 Truth About Trucking “TV” made its debut today on Spreecast ,the most recently advanced “live” streaming video social media platform to date. Truth About Trucking “TV” is recorded “live” and later added to the archives and allows up to … Continue reading

Television crew to film documentary during truck driver convention

Oct
3,
2012
1

A television production company will be attending the 2nd Annual Truck Driver Social Media Convention. They are filming a documentary for the Investigation Discovery channel, covering some of the most publicized serial killings on our nation’s highways in which many … Continue reading

Missing Truck Driver Alert Network shares word to Find US Xpress Missing Driver

Aug
24,
2012
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A Female US Xpress Truck Driver, Linda Richards, went missing on August 18, 2012. Kari Fisher of the Missing Truck Driver Alert Network (MTDAN) on FaceBook was soon notified of the situation by a concerned women  on her group page. The … Continue reading

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