Women In Trucking Blog

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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Topics:Life on the RoadIndustry NewsEllen's Blog

by Women In Trucking Staff, on Dec 29, 2020 4:55:46 PM

While 2020 has been a challenging year, it has shone a light on the importance of the transportation and logistics industry and the crucial role truck drivers play in not …

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by Kellylynn McLaughlin, on Dec 22, 2020 2:59:56 PM

Take a listen below! As those in the trucking industry know, the Post-Trip Inspection is a time to check and see if anything has changed with your equipment since you …

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Topics:Driver AmbassadorLife on the RoadDriver Perspective

by Roadrunner Freight (Sponsored Content), on Dec 15, 2020 11:25:28 AM

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, it impacted industries across the country. The oil and gas industry took a huge hit that resulted in an oil crisis that …

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Topics:Life on the RoadDriver PerspectiveSponsored Content

by Kellylynn McLaughlin, on Dec 14, 2020 4:15:31 PM

As a truck driver, we always want to be home for the holidays but sadly it is not always possible. However, a bright side is that more items are being …

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Topics:Driver AmbassadorLife on the RoadDriver Perspective

by Nick Erdmann, on Dec 8, 2020 4:21:10 PM

At the 2020 Accelerate! Virtual Conference, Scott Cornell from Travelers Insurance Special Investigation Group and I facilitated an Operations and Safety Interactive Roundtable. Here's a recap of our discussion covering cargo …

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Topics:SafetyAccelerate! ConferenceCorporate Spotlight

by Ellen Voie, on Dec 7, 2020 1:59:02 PM

Have you ever watched the YouTube video about the invisible gorilla? Click here to watch and count how many times the ball is passed between the players in the white shirts. As you …

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Topics:Life on the RoadEllen's Blog

by Sandy Rapp, on Dec 2, 2020 12:38:07 PM

A Q&A with Sandy Rapp, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, TravelCenters of America What is the most impactful change you’ve made in order to keep your team engaged …

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Topics:LeadershipProfessional DevelopmentCorporate Spotlight

by Norman Winegar, on Dec 2, 2020 10:51:26 AM

The Pandemic, Weight Gain, and More Challenges for Professional Drivers I learned a concerning fact during a pre-Thanksgiving visit I had with Espyr’s fine team of professional health coaches. This team …

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Topics:Health and Wellness

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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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