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The 7 Biggest Mistakes by CDL Students and New Truck Drivers

Dec
18,
2009
0

For thousands of new CDL students and truck drivers, entering into an industry that they know nothing about can be devastating financially.   The ever present scams of the over the road trucking industry and truck driving schools continue to ruin … Continue reading

Truth About Trucking “LIVE” Talk Radio Airs Dan Rather Controversy

Nov
5,
2009
12

Earlier this evening our BTR show, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” aired a 90 minute show discussing the Dan Rather interview with TruckerDesiree.   Thanks to the callers and listeners and those in the chat room for tuning in . . . … Continue reading

Trucking Talk Show Exposes Hostility Within the Industry

Jun
18,
2009
0

Trucking talk radio, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” aired their introductory commentary broadcast this evening by Allen Smith,  concerning bullying and harassment within the trucking industry and the public workplace.  Part 1 of a 2 Part series, Allen set the stage … Continue reading

Take the “Truth About Trucking” Survey

May
27,
2009
2

With so many issues within the trucking industry today, here at Truth About Trucking, we are working on ways to better assist students, new drivers and all drivers in general. For that, we would like to ask for your help … Continue reading

Starter Companies for CDL Students and Graduates

Apr
8,
2009
38

Students and new drivers that are trying to break into trucking as a career, always have one question that I receive on a daily basis: “What about Swift, Werner, CR England…?”  Instead of constantly answering this question one at a … Continue reading

CDL Students focus of Trucking Talk Radio Show

Apr
8,
2009
0

Truth About Trucking “LIVE” focused on the current state of economy and the impact it’s having on CDL students and recent CDL graduates.  The radio show which aired this evening at 7 PM EST welcomed the expert advice from SilverSurfer … Continue reading

Truck Driving Jobs – Here’s Where to Find Them

Feb
2,
2009
15

Who says that there are no trucking companies hiring drivers?  There are still thousands of companies looking for truck drivers all over the United States.  Company drivers, Owner Operators, Students, Recent Graduates, Local, Regional, OTR … trucking companies still have … Continue reading

Trucking Life is Focus of New Show

Nov
10,
2008
0

Hello everybody . . . I wanted to let you know about a new show on Blog Talk Radio, hosted by 20 year trucking veteran, Larry Stafford out of Arizona. His new show – Independent(R)ealist, will give quick talks to … Continue reading

Truck Driving Schools – Are you the Best of the Best?

Sep
9,
2008
0

Truck driving schools are plentiful through out the United States.  Some good….some bad.  We’ve all heard the stories from students and new drivers revealing their experiences with some of the not-so-good schools.  In any industry, there will always be those … Continue reading

Driving With Blinders On

Sep
3,
2008
11

Years ago, while I was working in the oilfields of Oklahoma, I decided to start another business. Since trucking was in my blood, I chose to open a hot shot service. Though there was “talk” about an oilfield crunch, I … Continue reading

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