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by Ellen Voie, on Aug 31, 2021 6:18:48 PM

Oprah Winfrey once said, “A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself.” We know that mentors are important to each of us in advancing our careers …

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by Ellen Voie, on Aug 11, 2021 4:03:19 PM

If you were asked to name the fiercest animal in the animal kingdom, how would you respond? Would your initial reaction be to say it would be a bear, a …

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by Ellen Voie, on Jun 29, 2021 10:43:34 AM

For fourteen years, the Women In Trucking Association has been the only organization whose mission is to encourage and advance the employment of women in trucking. We have always represented …

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by Ellen Voie, on Jun 4, 2021 9:46:15 AM

Women In Trucking joins broad coalition calling for passage of legislation to promote service in transportation. As the need for professional drivers continues, the Women In Trucking Association (WIT) is …

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by Ellen Voie, on May 6, 2021 2:54:47 PM

Although the Women In Trucking Association was formed over fourteen years ago, there are still many people who don’t understand our mission and who we represent. This article will answer the …

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by Ellen Voie, on Mar 30, 2021 3:03:35 PM

For the past twenty years, the issue of truck parking has made the top ten list of industry issues in the annual American Transportation Research Institute survey. In 2020, it …

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by Ellen Voie, on Mar 23, 2021 10:49:12 AM

Photo: Navajo Express | 2020 "I HEART Trucking" Photo Contest Submission March is Women’s History Month and the Women In Trucking Association was formed in March of 2007. Now, fourteen years …

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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 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 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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