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Helpful Information About Truck Driving Careers

Check out this selection of articles below to learn more about career choices and how to prepare for in-demand job opportunities.

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    Confronting a shortfall of around 50,000 drivers, US companies have begun turning to a labor pool that was not widely considered for trucking until now — women. According to the American Trucking Associations, the number of positions open for drivers is on track to quadruple by 2025, as baby boomers retire and as e-commerce and internet shopping […]

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    The number of truck drivers in the past few years has declined. This decline could be in part because of some common misconceptions about the job. Whether people believe they won’t make much money for the family time the need to give up or if they think they just won’t be able to cut it […]

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    Typically, trucking is seen as a male profession. However, more and more women see the benefits of driving a truck. In 2015, 5.8 percent of the 3.4 million U.S. truck drivers were women, compared to the 4.6 percent in 2010. This number is expected to rise steadily over the next few years, as there is always […]

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    Want to know why more women are taking to the road as truck drivers? The answer is simple. It’s because they want a rewarding career that allows them to see the world and earn a good salary. Truck driving schools see this as beneficial as they have a lot of jobs to fill. The challenge, […]