What started as a simple chuckwagon in the Wild West is now a multi-billion dollar industry. Food trucks. They’re not just for selling ice cream or tacos anymore. At today’s mobile kitchens you can find everything from gourmet grilled cheese to snail lollipops (yes, seriously). We recently interviewed… … More Operating a Food Truck: The Definitive Infographic
Self-driving cars. Autonomous vehicles. Driverless trucks. Whatever you call it, the future of transportation is both exciting and a little scary. It can be especially nerve-wracking if you’re someone who drives for a living. Yet while the widespread adoption of automated vehicles (AVs) may seem inevitable, truckers won’t be so easily pushed out of the driver’s seat! At least not for the next few decades. Here are 4 Reasons Why Truckers Are Here to Stay!! … More 4 Reasons Why Truckers Are Here to Stay
Like BACON?? Then you’ll definitely want to meet Kelly!! She’s a former trucker who now runs a food truck in Las Vegas called Blondie’s Bacon Creations and recently won an episode of Guy’s Grocery Games! We caught up with Kelly to talk trucking, business, and, of course, some of the best bacon creations her food truck has to offer!!! … More For the Love of Bacon!
In the next week or so, we will be upgrading our map-to-dealership interface. This upgrade will update the map provider as well as ask for a bit of information. Visitors clicking the Map link will be asked if they plan on visiting the dealership. This is to help understand the number of people who we … More Commercial Truck Trader News: Better Map To Dealership Is Coming!
There are multiple levels of self-driving capability, so when someone talks about automation, they could be referencing basic features that most people use everyday or they could be speculating about futuristic vehicles that will zoom around without a single human on the inside. … More Breaking Down The 6 Levels of Self-Driving Automation
NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) was a newly formed organization in 1958 with the expectation of doing great things beyond the bounds of earth. They were embarrassed when the Soviet Union launched the first orbital satellite, Sputnik, in 1959. The leadership of NASA had set goals they wanted to achieve, in fact they had … More “Land a Man on the Moon” Goals
Don’t you hate it when you’re minding your own business, singing John Denver at the top of your lungs, and your manager from work pops his head in to see how you’re doing? If that awkward situation doesn’t seem very likely, you’re probably not a trucker weighing the pros and cons of dash cams. … More Big Brother: The Anti-Cam View of the Dash-Cam Debate
Before online ads and targeted emails, and even before telemarketing and robocalls, sales often involved door-to-door salesmen and saleswomen traveling across the country, pitching to strangers. It was the coldest call imaginable, but also the only way to develop… … More Rethinking Leads: Why We Should Embrace Emerging Opportunities
For many of us, weekends are committed to watching college and/or pro sports. Throughout the years, technology has changed the game, from radio receivers in helmets to smart-tablets on the sidelines. And if I ever have to miss a game, you’d better believe I’m getting constant real-time updates through various sports apps on my smartphone! … More Apps to Make Your Business Smarter Part 3: Productivity Apps
You know the chaos that can immediately follow an accident: Four-wheel drivers or property owners claim an incident was all the trucker’s fault and want to sue somebody, the trucker says he did nothing wrong and wants to protect his career, law enforcement tries to make… … More Big Benefits: The Pro-Cam View of the Dash-Cam Debate