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Driver Appreciation Ideas

In an effort to get a bit more mileage out of the recent “Truck Driver Appreciation Week” — which should ideally be more of a year-round kind of thing — we wanted to devote some space to trucker gratitude. They toil under stressful, often harsh conditions, and they deserve genuine, tangible shows of appreciation. Whether […]

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How to Attract and Retain More Drivers

America’s urgent driver shortage brings to mind the proverb ‘Necessity is the mother of invention.’ Nothing forces change like desperation. You either adapt and survive, or ride the status quo into oblivion. You know the challenges. Sky-high turnover, an aging workforce, difficulty appealing to young people, government restrictions, financial hemorrhaging caused by empty trucks… Needless […]

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Want to Attract More Drivers? Get Driver-Centric

Drive past any company truck on the interstate and you’re likely to see some variation of DRIVERS WANTED. Most trucks also feature a platitude like ‘We Love Our Drivers,’ which apparently is supposed to make drivers want to do a Jason Bourne-style leap from their current rig into the truck with the reassuring language on […]