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Driver Lifestyles

The Pursuit of Freedom on the Road: David Manley

By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
Posted May 15th 2017 11:40AM
Meet Sandy Goche. She's a cancer survivor and now an expedite owner-operator leased to V3 Transportation. Before Sandy became a full-time expediter in November 2015, she had worked for a Department of Defense contractor for about 28 years, starting as a computer programmer and working her way up to systems administrator. Sandy and her significant other Stephen Halsted bought their first truck in 2012--"I was the owner. He was the operator"--while she continued working as a sy...
  • Making Healthy Lifestyle Changes on the Road

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Apr 30th 2019 11:12AM
    When it comes to healthy living as an expediter, the odds are stacked against you. You’re sitting in a truck for sever...
  • 4 Smartphone Apps to Boost Your Health (and Your Profit)

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Feb 6th 2018 10:34AM
    As an expedite driver or owner-operator, you make more money the more miles and loads you run. And that’s why adopting...
  • 9 Tips for Getting Good Sleep in a Moving Truck

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Nov 13th 2017 9:21AM
    If you’re operating as a team, you’ll spend the bulk of your sleep time while the truck is moving, and this can cre...
  • Women in Expedited Trucking: Irene Riley

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Jun 19th 2017 9:00AM
    Meet Irene Riley. When she and her husband Vern began driving expedite together seven years ago, Irene had just left her...
  • Women in Expedited Trucking: Sandy Goche

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted May 15th 2017 11:40AM
    Meet Sandy Goche. She's a cancer survivor and now an expedite owner-operator leased to V3 Transportation. Before Sandy b...