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Matthew's Comment
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Leaving soon I've seen some mixed comments. I have a backpack, shower (toiletry) bag, laundry bag, a sleeping bag and a pair of boots that I would be carrying on a trainers truck is this to much? Is so what's the go to essentials and tips for downsizing?

Bruce K.'s Comment
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Leaving soon I've seen some mixed comments. I have a backpack, shower (toiletry) bag, laundry bag, a sleeping bag and a pair of boots that I would be carrying on a trainers truck is this to much? Is so what's the go to essentials and tips for downsizing?

Did your company send you a suggested list of what to bring and the limits of what to bring? If so, that should be your guide. Bring a small flashlight that you can keep in a pocket. ALWAYS bring a backscratcher (seriously). A supply of wet wipes for personal hygiene. Headphones so you can listen to your tunes without bothering your trainer. Most importantly, bring a great attitude and work ethic. Get out there and do the pre-trips, the post-trips and wash the windows when fueling. Be like a sponge and concentrate on learning everything you can from your trainer. Do NOT be argumentative. Remember you are not married to your trainer. Even if he has some quirks, just put up with them (with certain limits). It's only a few weeks and then you will be on your own. Bring enough money to purchase things like food and things you forgot to bring (like enough underwear).

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Anne A. (G13Momcat)'s Comment
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Leaving soon I've seen some mixed comments. I have a backpack, shower (toiletry) bag, laundry bag, a sleeping bag and a pair of boots that I would be carrying on a trainers truck is this to much? Is so what's the go to essentials and tips for downsizing?

Don't forget 'shower shoes' in your shower bag ~

Also, search SO MANY suggestions, by tag, right here: Organized by your subject/inquiry

ie: Items to bring on the road, training, orientation, etc . . .

Best wishes at Prime!!

~ Anne ~

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