Posts for Tag: Recruiting
In today’s driver shortage carriers are learning one truth: drivers are golden. Drivers are golden because we have nothing without them.
Recruiting is one of the most important, and often-times most stressful, facets of the trucking industry. One of the most important regulations involved in the recruiting process takes place during a crucial part of the process: the background check.
Carriers have an important decision to make: will a staffing agency and/or advertising agency best meet their needs?
So, what’s really causing the driver shortage, and how can you update your CDL driver recruiting strategies to reflect the current market?
Let’s start off by being honest: life as a commercial truck driver is tough. Drivers are confined to an 8’ x 8’ cabin for 300+ days out of the year (usually spent alone).