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5 Tips To Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Stick!

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Monday, January 17, 2022

The start of a new year is a great time to hit the “reset button” and resolve or address areas of life you want to improve. You may make a decision to accomplish a personal goal or break a habit, improve your CDL-A truck driving career or learn a new skill or hobby. Whatever you’re looking to achieve, here are NTB’s top five tips for making your resolution stick. Read More

Technology in the Truck: 5 ways NTB is keeping drivers safe, trucks moving, and operations smooth

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Monday, January 17, 2022

There are so many things professional CDL-A truck drivers must watch for and be aware of in the truck! It takes special skills, patience, and know-how to complete each trip safely, on time, and without a negative incident. That’s where technology in the truck can be a trucker’s best friend and NTB has the latest on board for supporting our driving force. Read More

5 Ways to Stay Connected When You’re on the Road

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Driving a truck is worthwhile, but we also know that there are sacrifices you make for this career you love. It’s so important to stay connected with your loved ones - not only is it good for your relationships, but it’s necessary for your mental health too. Here are five of our favorite ways to stay connected when you’re on the road! Read More

5 Tips to Stay Healthy (Physically & Mentally) As a Truck Driver

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Friday, December 3, 2021

When your office is the cab of a semi, it’s easy to not make your health a priority. But professional drivers can face serious health concerns like obesity, depression, sleep apnea and diabetes due to the working conditions. Read More

Celebrating Veterans at NTB and Across the Country

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Monday, November 22, 2021

Veterans Day pays tribute to all American veterans but especially gives thanks to living veterans who served their country honorably during war or peacetime. NTB is very proud to be the career home of dozens of veterans from various branches of the military. Read More

Driver Mike Bray talks about faith, trucking

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Monday, October 18, 2021

What factors are most important to you when choosing a trucking company to work for? Mike Bray says he considered a lot of things, including pay and home time, but it really came down to working for a company that shared his values. Read More

Driver Dave Ward Builds Successful Second Career at NTB

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Monday, October 11, 2021

NTB Driver Spotlight: At NTB, our drivers work regionally throughout the Midwest, which allows them to get ample miles and still make it home weekly. “I love this job. I love getting around and talking to people,” adds Dave. “NTB is just a really great company to work for.” Read More

A Day in the Life of a CDL-A Truck Driver

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Monday, October 4, 2021

If you’ve ever considered a career change that offers more independence, excellent earning opportunities and plenty of variety, becoming a professional CDL-A truck driver may be perfect for you. There are a lot of great perks and advantages but it’s not for everyone. Here’s a quick peek at a day in the life of the professional truck driver. Read More

What a week! NTB celebrated National Truck Driver Appreciation Week with food & friends

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Tuesday, September 28, 2021

This year’s National Truck Driver Appreciation Week (NTDAW), held September 13-19, was a special time for the country to show support for the hardworking men and women truck drivers nationwide. Read More

Tips to Make the Most of Your Truck Stop Visit

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

While CDL-A drivers spend most of their time on the open road, a truck stop visit is often a necessary part of the workday. At NTB, we want drivers to make the most of their stops. So, here are our tips on having the best truck stop experience possible. Read More