The #1 strategy for how to be a healthy truck driver

Are you considering driving a truck for a living? If so, you may be curious about how truck drivers maintain a proper diet while they are out on the road. Below, we discuss the best strategy truck drivers use to stay healthy and alert. 

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Has your current trucking job strained your relationships?

Are you worried that your tank line job is going to be hard on your relationships? Well, any trucker will tell you that it is not an easy road (pun intended). Many truck drivers struggle with balancing work and their personal lives, but there are also many truckers who have thriving marriages and family lives; It just takes a bit of creativity and effort. 

Below, we discuss some tips on how to maintain a happy relationship as a truck driver.

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How trucking culture has changed and how it has stayed the same over the years

Trucker Culture


There are a lot of compelling reasons that people become truck drivers, such as the freedom and camaraderie that can be found out on the road. Some people become truck drivers because they looked up to truckers as heroes when they were children, but most people choose to drive a truck because it is a fast-paced and exciting job. Trucking is not dull, and just like a trucker, the culture of trucking is always moving and changing. 

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You should get behind the wheel of a truck! The top 5 reasons to become a trucker

Reasons to drive a truck

Thinking about a change in career? Looking for career options without having to spend time and money on a 4-year degree? Maybe you should consider becoming a truck driver.

There are plenty of misconceptions about being a truck driver; many people think it is an undignified job or that you can’t make a lot of money -- but they are sorely mistaken. Truck drivers not only serve our country by delivering the products and goods we need every day, but they also make an excellent living. Driving a truck provides a unique opportunity to see new places and to gain new experiences. Truck drivers have great stories to tell about their adventures, and they say that there is never a dull moment out over the road.

There are a lot of reasons to become a truck driver. We go over five of the best reasons to drive a truck for a living.

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Beginning your first year as a trucker? We have the information you need to prepare yourself for the ride!

First-year truck driver

There are many appealing aspects to becoming a truck driver. There is the freedom of the open road, and you get to see new and exciting places. But life over the road is not easy, especially during your first year. We explain what to expect during your first year of driving so you can prepare yourself for the significant life changes that lie ahead.  

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Owner-operator vs. company driver: Where can I find the most freedom and profitability?

Owner-operator vs. company driver

Are you trying to decide whether you want to drive for a trucking company or invest in your own truck? Many truck drivers struggle with this decision. We help you navigate the different questions you might have and explain why we think driving for a company like J&M  can offer more freedom than driving your own truck. 

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