Trucker Slang for Starters

Before you even enroll in truck driving school, you can familiarize yourself with some common trucking terms that you will probably encounter regularly on the road. Use this guide to prepare for your new career. Alligator One of the most important elements of driving a truck safely is spotting any potential hazards on the road. … Continue reading “Trucker Slang for Starters”

Types of Trucking Jobs

When you make the decision to attend truck-driving school, you open yourself up to a whole new set of career possibilities. Keep reading to learn more about the different types of trucking jobs for which you can apply when you get your CDL. Pulling a Dry Van New drivers tend to start out by pulling … Continue reading “Types of Trucking Jobs”

Signs You’re a Trucker

Some people are more equipped to handle certain lifestyles than others. If you can relate to any of the following, it might be time to consider enrolling in truck-driving school so you can get your commercial driver’s license (CDL) and start out in a new career. You Love a Challenge From long hours on the … Continue reading “Signs You’re a Trucker”

Top Trucker Resources

After you complete your truck-driving school program and earn your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), it is important to start utilizing resources that can help you in your career. Keep reading for some ideas on resources that can help you excel in your new job. Landline Magazine This business publication is designed for professional truckers to … Continue reading “Top Trucker Resources”

Truck Driver Playlist

Completing truck-driving school puts you on the path toward an exciting and successful career. Before you finish your schooling, you should start compiling playlists that can accompany you on your long drives once you get your commercial truck driver license. Here are some selections to get you started: “Life Is a Highway” Try to fill … Continue reading “Truck Driver Playlist”