Home Away From Home: Balancing the Truck Driver Lifestyle

Ever feel like your truck is more familiar than your own living room? I get it. The life of a truck driver isn’t your run-of-the-mill 9 to 5 gig—it’s a lifestyle. But hey, who says you can’t find a slice of home on those endless highways? Today, we’re diving into the art of balancing life on the road with the need for a touch of home. So, grab a drink, adjust your rearview mirror, and let’s hit the road toward that elusive work-life harmony.

Truck Driver Life on the Open Road

Life on the road isn’t a cakewalk. From those long stretches of solitude to missing out on family moments, being a truck driver comes with its set of challenges. But here’s the thing: acknowledging these hurdles is the first pit stop toward finding your groove.

You’re not alone in feeling like the road can sometimes feel secluded. But trust me, recognizing the challenges is key.

2024-05-31T15:03:31-04:00June 21st, 2024|Job Seekers|

Teething on Transportation

Bridging the Gap Between Stereotypes and Reality

Growing up with a grandfather who was a driver and a father who owns a driver agency, the concept of the transportation industry was ingrained in my world from an early age. However, reconciling my love for my pink fluffy wardrobe room with a desire to obtain an AZ license or balancing perfectly manicured nails with owning an agency that helps people hire drivers myself might seem contradictory. How does one straddle these seemingly opposing worlds?
In my opinion, it all boils down to education and awareness. 

From an outsider’s perspective, the transportation industry can appear intimidating. Stereotypes often paint a grim picture, associating it with steel-toed boots, lot lizards, and the horrific scenes of Final Destination 2. This skewed perception doesn’t do justice to the dedication and hard work of our drivers. It fails to acknowledge that the food on our dinner tables, the packages we receive, and the products we enjoy wouldn’t be

2023-12-15T16:09:05-05:00December 15th, 2023|Employers, Job Seekers|