Truck Driver Recruitment and Retention

The driver shortage has created new challenges for truck driver recruitment. But we can help. Our recruitment content can help you get a leg up with current hiring trends, creative recruitment ideas and more.

  • How much does truck driver turnover cost?

    How much does truck driver turnover cost?

    Drivers leave their positions all the time. Sometimes it is because they’ve put in years of service and are ready to retire. No matter what the reason, truck driver turnover comes at a cost.

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  • 3 ways to attract more female truck drivers to your company

    3 ways to attract more female truck drivers to your company

    Taking action to attract more women drivers offers companies many benefits. While all of this is great, truck driving jobs don’t always appeal to women. What can you do to increase your appeal?

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  • 5 tips for attracting and hiring veterans as truck drivers

    5 tips for attracting and hiring veterans as truck drivers

    Many veterans feel their skill sets don't translate easily into civilian jobs. However, many veterans are uniquely qualified to become truck drivers but may not realize it. Here are some tips.

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  • 5 tips for veterans returning to the job market as truck drivers

    5 tips for veterans returning to the job market as truck drivers

    We are committed to making your transition from active duty service member to civilian truck driver a success. That’s why we wanted to share a few tips for this process.

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  • Having trouble recruiting truck drivers? A bit of creativity may help

    Having trouble recruiting truck drivers? A bit of creativity may help

    If you employ truck drivers, you may be wondering what you can do to draw in more applicants. Here are a few truck driver recruitment ideas that extend beyond the same old advice.

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  • Hire drivers with these soft skills & you’ll be glad you did

    Hire drivers with these soft skills & you’ll be glad you did

    When hiring a new truck driver, it’s important to find someone who knows how to operate a truck and has a good driving record. But a driver’s soft skills are equally as critical.

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  • 7 ways to help reduce the driver shortage

    7 ways to help reduce the driver shortage

    Companies everywhere are having trouble finding and retaining qualified drivers. What can your business do to minimize the effects of the truck driver shortage?

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  • Diversity in trucking: Are you in line with recent industry trends?

    Diversity in trucking: Are you in line with recent industry trends?

    Diversity and inclusion have been hot topics in recent years. Knowing what these trends look like both outside and within the trucking industry can help you better identify where your company stands.

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  • 5 ways to make your drivers never want to leave

    5 ways to make your drivers never want to leave

    Creating a workforce that stays long-term helps reduce turnover issues by focusing on driver retention. What can you do to make your truck drivers never want to leave?

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  • 5 truck driving and recruiting trends for 2021

    5 truck driving and recruiting trends for 2021

    After large changes across the industry as operations tried to adapt, 2021 will most likely be a year of recovery. A vaccine rollout is on the horizon that the industry is going to have to navigate.

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  • 3 ways to boost driver morale at your company

    3 ways to boost driver morale at your company

    If ever there’s a time to focus on maintaining the morale of your drivers, it’s now. In addition to dealing with larger workloads and longer hours due to high demand, drivers are also facing...

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  • 3 tips to combat the truck driver shortage

    3 tips to combat the truck driver shortage

    The driver shortage is a problem that has plagued the industry for 15 years. Due to a tight labor market and an increasing average age of truck drivers, the driver shortage is expected to swell...

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  • Are you prepared for uncertain peaks and valleys of your transportation business?

    Are you prepared for uncertain peaks and valleys of your transportation business?

    Changes in transportation can happen practically overnight. Markets can change quickly and impact your operation in an instant.   Planning for unexpected rises in demands or sudden declines...

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  • Creating a Family-First Environment to Retain Drivers

    Creating a Family-First Environment to Retain Drivers

    The issue of work-life balance continues to be the center of attention as more millennials enter the workforce. The transportation industry is no exception.

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  • How to Leave No Man Behind When Change Hits

    How to Leave No Man Behind When Change Hits

    It has become critical to be able to update or shift directions quickly based on new information in order to stay relevant and innovative in our fast paced world. While change can be good,...

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  • Tips for Navigating Seasonality in the Transportation Industry

    Tips for Navigating Seasonality in the Transportation Industry

    As summer approaches, fleets can breathe a sigh of relief knowing less loads will have to be rerouted due to snow storms, icy road conditions and other winter hazards. But, spring and summer...

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  • The Era of Social Media Recruiting

    The Era of Social Media Recruiting

    While the world spends time trying to understand Millennials, the trucking industry continues to struggle to find drivers in a thinning workforce. As many seasoned drivers retire, transportation...

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  • The 6 Behaviors of Inspiring Leaders

    The 6 Behaviors of Inspiring Leaders

    In a 360-degree leadership case study from over 87,000 leaders from around the globe, Zenger Folkman, a strengths-based leadership development group, found the top three leadership traits that...

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