Entries by Alayna Klco

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Not Hiring Truck Drivers? Don’t Let It Stop Your Recruiting

Recruiting is all about building, maintaining, and nurturing personal relationships. In this uncertain time, there’s one counterintuitive rule to remember. Even if you’re not hiring truck drivers, keep recruiting. Doing so will help you smoothly transition back to hiring drivers when your fleet is back to normal.  Maintaining your recruitment efforts may seem like the last thing […]

Are You Making the Most of the FMCSA Clearinghouse?

The FMCSA Clearinghouse went into effect in January of this year. As with many industry-wide changes, there were some technical problems early on, but now, 90 days later, the majority of these have been resolved.  The intent of the Clearinghouse was to identify drivers with positive DOT drug and alcohol tests. It is doing just […]

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5 Skills to Master as a Trucking Recruiter

Deciding what grade of gas to add to your fuel tank? Easy. Finding quality tanker haulers to transport that gasoline? Much harder. As a trucking recruiter, you’re all too familiar with the challenges of hiring owner operators and company drivers: driver shortages, high turnover rates, and an ever changing recruitment landscape are just some of […]