The brotherhood and sisterhood of trucking is not dead, it may be ailing, but it can recover.
It's Coming Soon
Hardly a day goes by on the road that I don’t run into someone asking about expediting.
While the U.S. may not have been the first to do so, have you ever wondered about some of the “Firsts” as they now apply to drivers?
Lack of parking. Paid parking. Paid Reserve parking. Overpriced. Unhealthy food choices. Trashy parking lots. A small sampling of the complaints from truck drivers regarding truck stops.
For all the bad press and the social media complaints from drivers, you would think all the “greedy” truck stops were just the most horrible places for a driver to be and Satan’s disciples were running the show.
Blinded By The Light
Seeing and being seen are two different things
Time at home means time to catch up on chores that accumulated while I was on the road. It was a very productive vacation last time.
Reaching The Summit
Reaching the summit of your business goals is often challenging. There are many peaks and valleys along the way.
It’s easy to get wrapped up in all the things we have to do as owner operators to keep our business profitable. After all we do just to get to load, then the customer keeps us waiting for our load.
Earthworms are interesting. Most of their life is spent, as their name implies, in the moist earth. These burrowing creatures live, breed and thrive below the surface in moist soils.
“Friggin’ crooks”. “Too much bio in their fuel”. “Outdated and overpriced”.