Starting a trucking career is difficult, and understanding what it takes to succeed is key. Learn why starting your career as an over the road driver with a large trucking company is the best way to get your career off to a great start and reduce risk.
Trucking is a solid paying blue collar job with great equipment and technology, but it comes with a lot of scrutiny, risks, and challenges. Learn what it's like to be a truck driver and decide if it's right for you.
Truck drivers face many challenges, including the loneliness of the road. Learn how to cope with the solitude of truck driving and keep your home life strong. Understand the implications of life on the road and the impact it can have on your family and friends. Explore options for home time and how to remain close with your loved ones.
This article tells the story of a truck driver who underwent 310 drive time hours, only to still not secure a job. They opted to go home instead and gave advice to those interested in trucking to look to Trucking Truth for advice. This article salutes truckers for their hard work and dedication to the industry.
In Part 3 of this series, learn how to choose the right truck driving job based on your lifestyle and personality. Discover the importance of home time, the difficulties of a regional truck driving job, and the pros and cons of over the road truck driving.
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