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Category Archives: Social Media

Look Who is Making a Difference in Trucking

Aug
16,
2012
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  There are many people making a difference in the world and the Trucking Social Media Convention has created its own criteria and award for the winner of the “Making a Difference Award” within the trucking industry. Last year’s winner … Continue reading

Truck Driver Convention: International Event 2nd Year in a Row

Jul
25,
2012
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  As of this date, attendees from 18 U. S. States have registered for the 2nd Annual Truck Driver Social Media Convention in October which is being held in Kansas City, Missouri. As per last year, the 2012 convention will … Continue reading

Making your transport business work harder for profit

Jul
25,
2012
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The recession continues to squeeze small business operatives in a number of ways, forcing entrepreneurs to be smarter about the way they work. With rising fuel costs added to the mix, this is especially the case for those who operate … Continue reading

Trucking Group Teaches Faith without Works is Dead

Jul
18,
2012
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Truck drivers throughout the country are feeling the ever increasing pressures and obstacles of driving professionally. CSA and the point system, EOBR’s included in the Transportation Bill, HOS, possible sleep apnea testing mandates, lack of truck parking, anti- idling laws, … Continue reading

Victory for Hope Rivenburg and Truckers- Jason’s Law in 2012 Transportation Bill

Jul
2,
2012
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  There is much reason to celebrate in Fultonham, New York as widow and crusader Hope Rivenburg’s 3 year relentless effort to ensure the passing of Jason’s Law for more safe truck parking ends in victory. Congressman Paul Tonko,  Senators … Continue reading

Healthy Living while Trucking

Jun
19,
2012
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The combination of various career related health issues and possible DOT regulations ( including BMI) has created an increased awareness for professional drivers regarding their health.  The need expands far greater than our jobs, it is becoming a matter of  … Continue reading

Anne Ferro addresses Truckers Questions on Live Conference Call

Jun
18,
2012
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  The Trucking Solutions Group will be speaking to FMCSA Administrator Anne Ferro on their weekly conference call on Wednesday June 20th, 2012 at 3 p.m. EDT. Truckers will have the opportunity to ask questions to Ms. Ferro on this … Continue reading

Trucking Social Media Confirms Chris Voss as Guest Speaker

May
31,
2012
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Nationally recognized social media expert, Chris Voss will share his expertise during the 2012 truck driver social media convention in Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Voss will discuss the facts, myths and benefits of social media and how to incorporate social … Continue reading

FMCSA Official to Address 2012 Truck Driver Convention

May
28,
2012
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Elaine M. Papp RN, MSN COHN-S CM, is the Division Chief of the Office of Medical Programs at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration in Washington, D.C. and will be joining us as our special guest speaker for the 2nd … Continue reading

Trucking Social Media is Not for Everyone

May
16,
2012
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There are those within trucking who realize that the time of just having a website up, along with a few magazine ads and some radio advertising, just won’t cut it! The new wave they are riding is social media, and it has become the means by which many communicate their message, accomplish their goals and prove their veracity. … Continue reading

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