Women In Trucking Blog

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Mar 4, 2021 12:19:34 PM

Essential workers perform duties across critical infrastructure sectors and maintain the services and functions that U.S. residents depend on daily. These include healthcare workers, police officers, professional drivers and more As …

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Topics:SafetyHealth and Wellness

by Kellylynn McLaughlin, on Mar 3, 2021 9:17:08 AM

Hear from Kellylynn herself! Take a listen to the podcast version below. As those in the trucking industry know, the Post-Trip Inspection is a time to check and see if …

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Topics:Driver AmbassadorLife on the RoadDriver Perspective

by Ellen Voie, on Mar 2, 2021 9:26:35 AM

Ulysses S. Grant was the 18th president of the United States. He reportedly liked to relax in the Willard Hotel's lobby in Washington DC, where he would sit with a cigar …

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by Women In Trucking Staff, on Mar 1, 2021 7:33:00 AM

Photo: Transportation History In honor of Women’s History Month, the Women In Trucking Association is taking the time to tell the stories of iconic women who have paved the way …

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Topics:Driver Perspective

by Norman Winegar, on Feb 23, 2021 3:35:06 PM

A friend recently joked with me that she sometimes she feels so isolated these days that she actually looks forward to talking with telephone solicitors. She’s just resisting giving them her …

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Topics:Health and Wellness

by Ellen Voie, on Feb 8, 2021 4:33:18 PM

In the late eighties American Express trademarked the slogan, “membership has its privileges.” In those days you had to pay a fee to carry their card, so they wanted you to …

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by Kellylynn McLaughlin, on Feb 3, 2021 12:28:29 PM

Hear from Kellylynn herself! Take a listen to the podcast-version below. As those in the trucking industry know, the Post-Trip Inspection is a time to check and see if anything …

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Topics:Driver AmbassadorLife on the RoadDriver Perspective

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Jan 27, 2021 10:40:36 AM

Founded in 2011, the Women In Trucking Foundation raises funds to make scholarships available in the trucking industry in the fields of Safety, Driving, Technical and Leadership. The non-profit's core …

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Topics:Women In TruckingRecognition

by Norman Winegar, on Jan 6, 2021 1:18:19 PM

When it comes to employee benefits your thoughts and actions probably turn to the costs of providing healthcare benefits to your transportation industry workforce. This is a big-ticket item, and …

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Topics:LeadershipHuman ResourcesHealth and Wellness

by Ellen Voie, on Jan 6, 2021 12:18:35 PM

“Don’t reinvent the wheel, just realign it.” Anthony J. D’Angelo, author We’ve all heard the adage about reinventing the wheel. Why spend a great deal of time and effort on …

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The Women In Trucking Association is a non-profit organization with the mission to encourage the employment of women in the trucking industry, promote their accomplishments, and minimize obstacles faced by women working in the industry.

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