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Bloomberg Asks – Are Truck Drivers About To Get Rich - That is a question every truck driver from the dawn of time has asked. And now BloombergBusinessweek is asking that very question. Everyone knows there is a huge shortage of truck drivers so why aren’t professional truck drivers raking in the truly big bucks? The answer is simple, not enough money to attract new and younger drivers to fill the empty trucks for the coming years.
Trucker Jobs Are Open But No One Wants Them - People out of work! Trucks set empty! Trucking companies need truck drivers now! Why can’t companies fill these open trucker jobs? “The Buffalo News” has a great article on the current driver shortage and why it has prompted some CDL schools to start offering free training.
Now Easier For Military Veterans To Get Their CDL - A bill that would allow the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles to waive a commercial-driver license skills test for retired and discharged members of the military has been passed by the General Assembly, marking a victory for state and Triad trucking advocates who say the legislation will create jobs for soldiers who are transitioning to civilian life.
OTR Truck Drivers – The Eyes and Ears of Our Great Nation - According to TruckInfo.net there are an estimated 3.5 million truck drivers in the United States. That is a lot of eyes and ears crisscrossing the country on a daily basis. Truck drivers see everything. After all they are always on the move and always somewhere new each day.
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