I Still Love Those Old Semi Trucks – Can You Still Find Loads With One?

What’s more important? A newer truck or a great safety rating? In this episode, we will be talking again to Nick Skeen from PTI about starting a new trucking company. Also, Amazon and pee bottles, and a conversation about taking control of your health.        

Great Gift Ideas For Truckers and Gearheads

Great Gift Ideas For Truckers and Gearheads

  If you have a trucker or gearhead in your life and you don’t know what to give him for Christmas or birthday gifts, I’m here to help. Each item on this list will be put to use or proudly displayed in his office, garage or man-cave. BenShot Shot Glassware Every time his friends see … Read more

Are Free Load Boards Really Worth It?

Are Free Load Boards Really Worth It

Take another look at the question, ARE FREE LOAD BOARDS WORTH IT? A better question would be are they worth your time and effort? Can you find a good truckload at a competitive rate on a free load board? I’m not talking about subscription services with a free trial. I’m talking about no cost, free … Read more

Why Do Big Trucking Companies Broker Out Some Loads?

Why do big trucking companies broker out some loads?

Years ago, I was dispatched a load that my employer booked through a large carrier. I was 350 miles from home on a Friday morning. That load was my ticket to dinner with the family. BUT NO! That load of scrap-paper bales was already on a trailer. Somehow, the weight of the scrap and the … Read more

9 Facts About The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver With Upstaging

9 Facts About The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver

What’s it like to drive a truck for the concert tour industry? In this sponsored post I’ll be talking about the life and experience of an actual truck driver in the industry. I’m always on the prowl for trucking jobs that require more than meat in the seat. This job definitely fits that description. The … Read more

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