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One thing the pandemic has taught us is the importance of our logistical services. From food deliveries to product shipments, these businesses allowed everyone access to long-distance services that would otherwise be unavailable.  With that said, it’s not hard to understand why truck driving jobs have become a necessity in today’s society. This is further proven because truck driving jobs are the most common occupation in...
For many years now, truck drivers are deemed important in the modern business landscape. Companies need to hire a handful of them to regularly drive their trucks to transport goods, materials, supplies, and even people to various places. Knowing the demand of truck drivers in the industry, it’s a good idea to consider working for this job and take advantage of its perks, such as its salary and flexibility. In this article,...
Nobody saw the pandemic coming. Slowly but surely, the COVID-19 virus spread across every country and area worldwide, leaving the economies and communities it passes through in shambles. Without mercy, the disease has devastated people’s lives from all over the globe, flipping things upside down. The Unpredictability of Tomorrow If there’s anything the pandemic has taught people, it’s that nothing can be guaranteed!...
Often, it seems like there’s an overflowing amount of truck-driving jobs throughout every state. However, in all actuality, there’s an ongoing shortage of truck drivers. There has been stagnant growth in the industry, backed up by data from logistics companies. COVID-19 greatly affected the transportation sector as the demand and job postings for truckers went down by 38% in 2020 compared to the figures presented in 2019....
It’s a blessing to be a professional driver in a time where taxi-hailing and logistics services are opening their fleets to independent contractors. This provides many avenues for drivers to get work from anywhere and anyplace. Besides these two leading industries, another sector’s becoming a hot topic for drivers to earn some much-needed extra income. Food delivery services and the gig economy We’re living in the...
Throughout the pandemic, businesses everywhere have experienced tremendous changes. Only a select few saw improvement, and they primarily operate online. The unluckiest businesses were forced to close, and many saw their financial capacities put to the test. To this day, businesses must carefully combat the difficulties of the pandemic to remain in business.  That being said, the trucking industry has suffered from COVID-19....
Misconceptions are harmful. The lack of accurate information, paired with people’s wild imaginations, can snowball from harmless words into something seriously damaging.  Truck drivers and the trucking industry itself are not strangers to misconceptions. The rumor mill has spread far and wide across the country—with almost every American having a shared opinion about truck drivers—most of which are mainly negative....
As your business continues to find more opportunities for growth amid the impact that COVID-19 has leveraged on today’s economy, you’ll eventually bounce back to the point where you’ll need to make adjustments. Now that you’re making more profit than ever, seeing stronger returns, and building a bigger base of customers, the need to keep your company equipped to meet growing expectations and demands will be greater...
Out of the different driving jobs in demand nowadays, being a tow truck driver is probably one of the most challenging. While it may seem pretty straightforward to hook up a broken-down vehicle and bring it to the nearest repair facility, you may encounter some work-related hazards. Additionally, it may take some training and significant experience to be successful in this industry. If you are interested in applying, consider the following...
If you’re thinking about making a career shift, then you might want to consider becoming a truck driver. That may not be at the top of your list of job possibilities, but building a career as a truck driver may surprise you! The trucking industry is in dire need of qualified truck drivers to handle the overwhelming freight demand. That kind of need opens up an abundance of stable, high-quality opportunities for job seekers. Before...
If you’re a professional driver and are looking for delivery jobs near you, you need to prove that you can fill in a position by showcasing your skills and expertise in driving. Besides having what it takes to take control down the road, you must maintain your safety and that of the people around you at all times. The job involves more than just being able to drive, as it requires you to think and stay present. After all, you never...
If you’re considering a career as a truck driver, it’s important that you know what you’re getting yourself into. The men and women who occupy truck driving jobs live drastically different lives from most people in society. And while it isn’t all bad, there are a few things that you have to know before you commit to this career. To help you out, we’ve put together a list of four points you may not know about...