The Power of Dressing for Success
September 30, 2015
Drivers' appearance has an effect on trucking’s image – but did you know that in addition to affecting other peoples’ perceptions of you, how you dress can...
Sleep Apnea in Truckers Continues to Confuse
September 25, 2015
Are doctors going overboard in sending drivers for expensive sleep studies? Deborah Lockridge explores this topic in her "All That's Trucking" blog.
Are Small Trucking Companies Missing Out on the Recovery?
September 24, 2015
The Wall Street Journal reports that despite record freight and revenue levels in the trucking industry, small fleets are going out of business or being...
Trooper Builds Relationship with Truckers Through Facebook Page
September 23, 2015
"These guys are out here on the road 24/7, so are we. Why not make it a better working relationship?"
How To Build An Engaged Driver Workforce
September 17, 2015
Want drivers who not only stay with your company long-term, but also go the extra mile to make sure it succeeds? The key may be “employee engagement.”
Help Driver Appreciation Video Go Viral
September 17, 2015
Can this National Truck Driver Appreciation Week video reach a million views by the end of the week?
Generous Trucker Makes Waitress' Day
September 11, 2015
A truckstop waitress in Nebraska was able to take her kids to the state fair and catch up on all her bills, thanks to a generous trucker who tipped her $1,000.
Q&A: New Committee Head Talks PC-11 Oil Category
September 9, 2015
There's a new head of the committee developing the new heavy-duty engine oil classification, known as PC-11. HDT talked to Shawn Whitacre to find out what...
Q&A: Don Daseke on Building a Nationwide Flatbed Carrier
September 8, 2015
The longtime businessman and investor talks about how he's adapted the Warren Buffet model to trucking as he builds a nationwide flatbed presence through...
The Latest Threat to the Owner-Operator Model
August 31, 2015
New guidance from the Department of Labor issued in July could pose a threat to the trucking industry's use of owner-operator drivers as independent...