Update!!!!

Topic 30659 | Page 1

Page 1 of 1
Alexus L.'s Comment
member avatar

Goodmorning everyone! Just thought I would send a quick update! It’s been a rough 2 weeks. My truck has broken down 3 times and I’ve lost some loads due to that but I made it!!! Thank you all for all the encouragement and help! It’s so empowering to see other ladies and gentleman doing what I’m doing. Have a great day y’all and stay safe #truckerlyfe

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.
Anne A. (G13Momcat)'s Comment
member avatar

Goodmorning everyone! Just thought I would send a quick update! It’s been a rough 2 weeks. My truck has broken down 3 times and I’ve lost some loads due to that but I made it!!! Thank you all for all the encouragement and help! It’s so empowering to see other ladies and gentleman doing what I’m doing. Have a great day y’all and stay safe #truckerlyfe

Congrats, Alexus!!

So, who DID you end up going with? Sure doesn't look like a Western Express truck, but it DOES look like a flatbed, LoL!

Major kudos, m'lady!

~ Anne ~

Awesome!!!

0877646001629486889.jpg

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.
Alexus L.'s Comment
member avatar

double-quotes-start.png

Goodmorning everyone! Just thought I would send a quick update! It’s been a rough 2 weeks. My truck has broken down 3 times and I’ve lost some loads due to that but I made it!!! Thank you all for all the encouragement and help! It’s so empowering to see other ladies and gentleman doing what I’m doing. Have a great day y’all and stay safe #truckerlyfe

double-quotes-end.png

Congrats, Alexus!!

So, who DID you end up going with? Sure doesn't look like a Western Express truck, but it DOES look like a flatbed, LoL!

Major kudos, m'lady!

~ Anne ~

Awesome!!!

0877646001629486889.jpg

Thank you Anne 😊 so I actually ended up going with a small company thats contracted with my school and I’m driving dry van no touch freight!!!!

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.

Dry Van:

A trailer or truck that that requires no special attention, such as refrigeration, that hauls regular palletted, boxed, or floor-loaded freight. The most common type of trailer in trucking.
Anne A. (G13Momcat)'s Comment
member avatar

double-quotes-start.png

double-quotes-start.png

double-quotes-start.png

Goodmorning everyone! Just thought I would send a quick update! It’s been a rough 2 weeks. My truck has broken down 3 times and I’ve lost some loads due to that but I made it!!! Thank you all for all the encouragement and help! It’s so empowering to see other ladies and gentleman doing what I’m doing. Have a great day y’all and stay safe #truckerlyfe

double-quotes-end.png

double-quotes-end.png

Congrats, Alexus!!

So, who DID you end up going with? Sure doesn't look like a Western Express truck, but it DOES look like a flatbed, LoL!

Major kudos, m'lady!

~ Anne ~

Awesome!!!

0877646001629486889.jpg

double-quotes-end.png

Thank you Anne 😊 so I actually ended up going with a small company thats contracted with my school and I’m driving dry van no touch freight!!!!

Nice! Congrats, for sure.... happy for ya! That's what my guy does, too..... sure is 'easier!' I was double thinking your 'flatbed' stance, for ya, haha!!

Best wishes; keep us apprised!

~ Anne ~

ps: You're welcome!

Dm:

Dispatcher, Fleet Manager, Driver Manager

The primary person a driver communicates with at his/her company. A dispatcher can play many roles, depending on the company's structure. Dispatchers may assign freight, file requests for home time, relay messages between the driver and management, inform customer service of any delays, change appointment times, and report information to the load planners.

Dry Van:

A trailer or truck that that requires no special attention, such as refrigeration, that hauls regular palletted, boxed, or floor-loaded freight. The most common type of trailer in trucking.
Page 1 of 1

New Reply:

New! Check out our help videos for a better understanding of our forum features

Bold
Italic
Underline
Quote
Photo
Link
Smiley
Links On TruckingTruth


example: TruckingTruth Homepage



example: https://www.truckingtruth.com
Submit
Cancel
Upload New Photo
Please enter a caption of one sentence or less:

Click on any of the buttons below to insert a link to that section of TruckingTruth:

Getting Started In Trucking High Road Training Program Company-Sponsored Training Programs Apply For Company-Sponsored Training Truck Driver's Career Guide Choosing A School Choosing A Company Truck Driving Schools Truck Driving Jobs Apply For Truck Driving Jobs DOT Physical Drug Testing Items To Pack Pre-Hire Letters CDL Practice Tests Trucking Company Reviews Brett's Book Leasing A Truck Pre-Trip Inspection Learn The Logbook Rules Sleep Apnea
Done
Done

0 characters so far - 5,500 maximum allowed.
Submit Preview

Preview:

Submit
Cancel

Join Us!

We have an awesome set of tools that will help you understand the trucking industry and prepare for a great start to your trucking career. Not only that, but everything we offer here at TruckingTruth is 100% free - no strings attached! Sign up now and get instant access to our member's section:
High Road Training Program Logo
  • The High Road Training Program
  • The High Road Article Series
  • The Friendliest Trucker's Forum Ever!
  • Email Updates When New Articles Are Posted

Apply For Paid CDL Training Through TruckingTruth

Did you know you can fill out one quick form here on TruckingTruth and apply to several companies at once for paid CDL training? Seriously! The application only takes one minute. You will speak with recruiters today. There is no obligation whatsoever. Learn more and apply here:

Apply For Paid CDL Training

About Us

TruckingTruth was founded by Brett Aquila (that's me!), a 15 year truck driving veteran, in January 2007. After 15 years on the road I wanted to help people understand the trucking industry and everything that came with the career and lifestyle of an over the road trucker. We'll help you make the right choices and prepare for a great start to your trucking career.

Read More

Becoming A Truck Driver

Becoming A Truck Driver is a dream we've all pondered at some point in our lives. We've all wondered if the adventure and challenges of life on the open road would suit us better than the ordinary day to day lives we've always known. At TruckingTruth we'll help you decide if trucking is right for you and help you get your career off to a great start.

Learn More