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Articles By Tanya Bons

Featured Author Tanya Bons

Tanya Bons has managed and coordinated sales, advertising, and administrative forces in the truck driving school industry for almost eight years. Tanya and her husband Ken are the co-founders and co-owners of Spirit CDL Training in Belvidere, IL. Spirit CDL Training Corporation became an official Secretary of State certified truck driving school in April of 2011.

Factors Affecting Job Placement In The Trucking Industry

Finding a truck driving job after graduating from CDL training is not guaranteed. Here we cover factors affecting your chances of finding work in trucking

Understanding Pre-Hire Letters: The What, Why, And How Of This Important Step

Pre-hire letters are a very important step when beginning your truck driving career. We'll cover what they are, why they're important, and how to get em.

The Sleep Apnea Witch Hunt

Sleep apnea is a big topic in the trucking industry, but is it justified? Or is it a money-making scheme for the insurance companies and medical industry?

Financing Options For Truck Driving School

Options for funding your tuition to truck driving school include grants, student loans, sponsored training, tuition reimbursement, and many more.

What You Need To Know Before Choosing A Truck Driving School

Choosing a truck driving school is not difficult when you know the right factors to consider. Here is a great article to help you choose your CDL training

In This Economy, The Cream Is Rising To The Top

Truck driving jobs are available, but many trucking companies have been able to be more selective in this slower economy than they have in the past.

Preparing For Your Profession In Truck Driving

Truck driving is a special profession, it’s not for everyone. If you enjoy the destination, but live for the journey, then you should consider it.

CDL Training in Illinois - Illinois Secretary of State Certified Schools

When shopping for a truck driving school in Illinois, smart students do their research. Choosing a Secretary of State Certified School is important.

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