Entries by Akshat Gupta

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How and When to Use Technology to Recruit Truck Drivers

It seems that we can’t escape technology in our lives, especially in the workplace. As a recruiting professional in a challenging and fast-paced industry, you’ve probably read about how using the latest technology can help you recruit truck drivers. However, having a keen skeptical eye, you also know that using technology cannot solve all problems, […]

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4 Challenges Facing Trucking Recruiters

Trucking recruiters are invaluable to their carriers. Recruiters find and interview leads, identify top talent, send them job offers, and shepherd drivers through training and orientation. Without strong recruiters, truck driving jobs would remain unfilled and trucks would be sitting idle. Recruiters are especially important for a tough industry like trucking which faces unique obstacles. […]

Truck Driver Recruiting: 5 Ways to Measure Success

Truck driver recruiting success depends on finding the best candidates for the job, but also filling the position as quickly as possible. Recruiters have a limited budget and time with which to acquire top talent for their carriers, so recruiting efficiency is essential. In this data driven age, the importance of tracking measures of recruiting […]

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6 Best Truck Driving Companies to Work For

Truck drivers are constantly bombarded with information by companies about why they are great to work for. They also hear about companies through their reputation with other drivers. Both seasoned drivers and rookies are interested in hearing about the best truck driving companies to work for. The top companies have some of the best salaries and […]

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6 Things Wrong With Your Truck Driver Advertising

High turnover and the enduring truck driver shortage make your fleet’s recruitment efforts of supreme importance. Advertising jobs to drivers is one of the first steps in strong recruitment. If drivers don’t see your ads, there is no chance of them applying to your jobs. Driver recruitment advertising is completely different than it was about […]

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How to Combat Truck Driver Turnover

Trucking carriers and drivers are both intimately familiar with the extent of truck driver turnover that exists in the industry. Many trucking carriers have experienced a “revolving door”—constantly needing to hire new drivers because current drivers are leaving the company. Many drivers have also worked for several companies within the span of a few years […]