Monthly Archives: October 2016

The Trucker’s Diet: What’s Wrong & How to Eat Right

It is too easy to grab a quick and easy fast food meal or load up on fattening snacks and drinks at stops. The greasy and sugary foods may fuel you up and keep your eyes open but just as quickly they will have you crashing and in need of more. All you need to eat healthy is a little self-awareness and tips to point you in the right direction.

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By |October 26th, 2016|Truck driving, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Truck Driver’s Career Fair

If you are interested in a new career driving trucks or are a seasoned driver looking for new routes, please come join us at the Apex CDL career fair on October 20th. The event will take place at our driving school, located at 6801 State Ave, Kansas City, KS from 11am-1pm! […]

By |October 17th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments

What You Need to Know About CDL Training

Before starting a career as a CDL truck driver, there a few things you need to know about what you will learn during your training. For those eager to jump in, the first thing to be aware of is that the age requirement for intra-state driving is 18 and inter-state is 21 years old.

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By |October 11th, 2016|CDL Training, Truck driving|0 Comments

Essential Apps for New Truck Drivers

Driving apps help new truck drivers meet increased regulations, answer the requests of demanding customers, and fill shortages in companies with fewer employees. A recent study by uShip discovered that many owner-operators use their phones in place of laptops because the mobile devices are more convenient. They’re able to access driving apps and communicate with loved ones and colleagues on Facebook and Twitter. […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments

What Do Self-Driving Trucks Mean for Truck Drivers?

With self-driving trucks in the works, what does that mean for truck driver jobs? Will men and women lose their careers because of the technology? How does it work when there are other tasks involved in hauling freight besides driving? […]

By |October 5th, 2016|Truck driving|0 Comments