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Get Some Better Rest in Your Sleeper Cabin!

Friday, October 8th, 2021

 

Get Some Better Rest in Your Sleeper Cabin! Evan Transportation

The smallest amount of light can bother some people enough to have trouble falling or staying asleep.

Life on the road can be incredibly stressful and exhausting. Most people see the trucking life as easy – you get to sit down, right? – but they don’t realize the toll that driving can have on your physical, mental, and emotional health. One of the best ways to recoup each day is to get a good night’s sleep, (plus it will help you be a safer driver on the road). That’s a lot harder to do on the road than people might think. There are some tips and tricks you can use to get a better night’s sleep in your sleeper cabin, however. Read on to learn more. 

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5 Insightful Tips For Renting Trailers

Friday, October 1st, 2021
5 Insightful Tips For Renting Trailers Evan Transportation

The cost of renting trailers depends on the type, size, mileage, and towing services.

As trailer rental companies struggle with last-minute trailer reservations, their potential clients strive for trailer renting information. Whether you plan to haul unusable trucks or cars, deliver some building supplies or move furniture, trash, or livestock, renting a trailer can be a great idea. Below are some insightful trailer rental tips to keep in mind as you look for the ideal moving solution.

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The Ultimate Guide For Truck Leasing

Friday, September 24th, 2021

But before you risk your hard-earned cash, do your research. You will be surprised that there are many trustworthy and legit truck leasing firms.

There has been a lot of rumor-mongering and gossip on the truck leasing business in the United States. Surprisingly, some of the rumor mongers have never leased cars, let alone trucks. Don’t get us wrong, but this gossip affects the industry and prevents many professional and business-minded drivers from progressing. There are testimonies of bad leasing experiences as there are good ones. With all these sorts of positive and negative reviews, how do you lease a truck? Are there legit truck leasing companies that exist today? Why are there more claims in the truck leasing business than they are in the closely related car hire business? This ultimate guide tries to answer all these queries.

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Trucking Tips To Follow For Beginners

Friday, August 13th, 2021
Trucking Tips To Follow For Beginners Evans Transportation

You want to keep in mind when you’re a trucking beginner is that truck drivers are an important part of the shipping industry, transporting goods and materials to retail locations, distribution centers, warehouses, etc.

You want to keep in mind when you’re a trucking beginner is that truck drivers are an important part of the shipping industry, transporting goods and materials to retail locations, distribution centers, warehouses, etc.

First and foremost, you would have attended truck driving school, so chances are you’re ready to hop into a real truck compared to the practice one you had to learn in at school. So, here are a few trucking tips to follow if you’re a beginner.

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Full Truckload Service: Here are the Facts

Thursday, August 5th, 2021
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Ultimately, full truckload services can be a great addition to your trucking business

It’s ideal if you got the most bang for your buck regarding trucking services. There is nothing more important than a trucking company that provides full-service truckload services. The reality is, making the best profit from your trucking logistics is essential. Ultimately, full truckload services can be a great addition to your trucking business. Here are some key facts to know about how and why full truckload services can be an excellent thing for you and your business.

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The Four Basics of Commercial Truck Driving

Thursday, July 8th, 2021
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Commercial truck driving is a rewarding career path that takes you all sorts of places.

Commercial truck driving provides the backbone of American industry, and year after year it is a profession that many people love and take pride in. Commercial truck driving is both a profession and a way of life.  If you’ve been dreaming of a career as a professional trucker, now is a great time to learn more. Here are the four most common questions about commercial truck driving and their answers. (more…)

How to Better Yourself as a Truck Driver

Friday, June 11th, 2021
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Being a truck driver is no easy job, so self care is very important.

Being a truck driver can be such a rewarding experience. Not only do you get to make a great living, but you do so by seeing the country and staying out on the road. However, there’s a level of discipline that comes with trucking that you don’t see in many other professions. Taking care of yourself and improving yourself, all from the cab of your truck, isn’t always easy. Don’t worry, we at Evan Transportation have some tips on how to better yourself as a truck driver and get the most out of the profession. (more…)

How to Coach Your Trucking Fleet Team

Thursday, May 6th, 2021
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A trucking fleet all works under one common goal, so why not try some team-building techniques?

As a manager of a trucking fleet, you want your employees to feel welcomed and confident in their ability to perform. Even though trucking fleet drivers spend most of their working days off on their own on countless roads across the American landscape, there is still a sense of community between all drivers. Therefore, it is very important to be a manager who is supportive of your employees and desires to see them grow and develop in their careers. So, compare yourself to a sports coach, and think of your trucking fleet as your team. Here’s how you can coach your trucking fleet team and develop their career potential as truck drivers.  (more…)

The Path to Becoming a Truck Driver

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021
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A truck driver is a rewarding and exciting career that takes you to all sorts of places.

A truck driver is an admirable career path with lots of benefits. It is a great position for those who love to travel and explore every corner of the United States. If any of these sentiments apply to you and if you are looking for a rewarding choice in your career, starting your journey to truck driver-dom is not as hard as you’d think. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to kickstart your career as a cross-country truck driver.  (more…)

Eat This, Not That When Trucking Long Distance

Thursday, April 15th, 2021
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Trucking giving you a sweet tooth? Try a sweet apple instead of a donut.

As truck drivers, we all know how tempting it is to stop by a fast-food restaurant when we hear our stomachs growl. They are everywhere located off of the major highways we encounter while trucking. If not a fast-food restaurant, we may stop at rest stops or convenience stores and stock up on some potato chips or other greasy snacks. But since trucking is an already sedentary job, combined with eating unhealthy foods on the regular, it can be detrimental to your health. Luckily, there are ways you can prevent later health problems, even while trucking. It starts by choosing the foods you bring with you, trucking wisely. Before you head out trucking long distances, consider taking some of these nutritional foods with you instead of stopping for fast food.  (more…)