Graduated Swift Academy

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Nardy G.'s Comment
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So. It was an experience, let's just say that. I had some ups and downs. Last week I passed pretrip no problem and failed skills because I let the pressure get to me. But today, the 5th anniversary of my dads death, I tested out. It was an emotional day but I knuckled down and managed to get zero points on skills and minimal on the road test. Headed back to Ohio in the morning to get ready for the next phase!

Barry L.'s Comment
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Congratulations, Nardy! Good luck as you move forward!

Gladhand's Comment
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So. It was an experience, let's just say that. I had some ups and downs. Last week I passed pretrip no problem and failed skills because I let the pressure get to me. But today, the 5th anniversary of my dads death, I tested out. It was an emotional day but I knuckled down and managed to get zero points on skills and minimal on the road test. Headed back to Ohio in the morning to get ready for the next phase!

Awesome! All i can tell you for this first year is keep your expectations low and take your time. Good luck and keep the shiny side up!

G-Town's Comment
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Congratulations Nardy!!! Welcome to Swift!

PackRat's Comment
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Jason's Comment
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Congrats and welcome to trucking

Tractor Man's Comment
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because I let the pressure get to me.

Obviously not for long! Congrats. I was as nervous as the devil in Church during testing day. Good luck out there. Once again I am going to give you a phrase that I picked up from G Town. "Mind your wagon Driver". I actually say it out loud to myself many times in a day. It works, I've never hit a thing! Remember, GOAL, you can't look too many times!!

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Tractor Man's Comment
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Wow.....I didn't know the naughty word filter would "bleep" the slang word for prostitute!

Sneaky Pete's Comment
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Congratulations and good luck with your new career!! It's a steep learning curve, but be patient and stick with it, it's well worth the effort!!

Turtle's Comment
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Congratulations friend. You're among many great Swifties here.

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