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Our Life on the Road

  • Dealing with Dispatch & Negotiating Loads
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted May 20th 2016 4:02PM
    Tips on dealing with dispatch and what things to negotiate on when accepting loads.
  • Spend The Day With Me On The Road
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted May 13th 2016 2:40PM
    I take you along and show you a little of what a typical day is like out on the road in expediting.
  • Pets On The Road
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted May 6th 2016 4:07PM
    Curious about bringing your four legged friends out on the road with you? Here's some helpful tips & info about having pets out on the road.
  • How To Find An Owner To Drive For In Expediting
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Apr 29th 2016 3:11PM
    Finding the "RIGHT" owner is very important once you've decided to make the move into expediting. We'll give you some resources to where you can find an owner as well as some tips & red flags to be aware of.
  • Some REAL Realities of Expediting
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Apr 22nd 2016 2:41PM
    One of the biggest questions we get asked is "can you make a living doing expediting?". In this video we talk about that and also give you some hard facts on the subject.
  • Hiring Process & Orientation
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Apr 18th 2016 11:06AM
    The hiring process we went thru to get into expediting and what orientation was like.
  • How To Get A CDL & Types Of CDLs
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Apr 8th 2016 3:19PM
    One of the first steps to getting into expediting, depending on the type of vehicle you want to drive, is getting your CDL or commercial drivers license. In this video we'll give you some tips on how to go about getting your CDL and the different types available to you.
  • How We Spend Our Down Time
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Apr 1st 2016 4:16PM
    In expediting there is always down time. This is some of the things we do & have done when we have time between loads.
  • Fueling A Diesel Truck
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Mar 24th 2016 2:22PM
    Fueling a diesel truck is a bit different than fueling your personal car or truck. In this video we'll explain the process and give you some tips on fueling a diesel vehicle.
  • Thermo King Reefer Unit
    By The Crafty Trucker
    Posted Mar 21st 2016 10:26AM
    A quick overview of how a Thermo King Reefer Unit works. A BIG thank you to our friends Katherine & Marshall Cook for helping us to put this video together for you all!