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What do People Think of Truck Drivers?

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

With the demand for freight and qualified drivers growing, and with more families having a member in the driving industry, public perception of trucking is overwhelmingly good. Read More

Tire Pressure and Air Temperature

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Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Because tire pressure can be affected by a number of factors, one of which is temperature, you may notice with the colder temperatures that the indicator lights is coming on during start­up and staying on a bit longer than during the warmer months. Read More

Venison Recipes

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Here are some venison recipes we’ve seen going around that sound like they’d make great dishes this deer season. Read More

Winter Truck Maintenance

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Monday, October 13, 2014

As part of our usual maintenance calendar, we’re in the process of doing winter checks and repairing any potential issues we discover. Our goal is to have the process completed by November 1 so that all drivers are ready for the winter driving season. Thank you for continuing to drive safely and bring any concerns to our attention! Read More

How to Plan a Hunting Trip as a Busy Truck Driver

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Monday, October 6, 2014

If you don’t have time to waste thinking about what to bring, here are some packing tips so that you can spend more time outside and less time staring at your empty suitcase! Read More

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Backing Accidents are Preventable

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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Backing up tends to be one of the most difficult things for new drivers to get a handle on, and occasionally a sore spot even for experienced drivers when they’re in challenging areas. Here are some tips that we have compiled and advice from experienced drivers on how to avoid accidents while backing. Read More

It doesn’t really cost anything to be nice.

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Monday, September 15, 2014

As we head into fall (and football season!), it’s important to remember that life lessons appear in many forms, and from unexpected places. In our everyday lives we come in contact with people and have an opportunity with each interaction to be a force for good, and to help other people just by being nice. Read More

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

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Monday, September 8, 2014

We often take for granted the fact that we can simply go to a store and pick up whatever we want—from tropical fruits, to complex electronics, and even lifesaving medicine. We’re celebrating at several locations this week and want drivers to stop by so that we can share our appreciation with some hot meals. Get the full schedule on our blog. Read More

Welcome New NTB Dispatchers

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Our growing team has some new additions and returning happy faces! Drivers often mention that a friendly and helpful dispatch staff at NTB is one of their best perks, and we’re happy to have such a capable team. Get to know our new dispatchers. Read More

How’s your CDL knowledge?

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Monday, August 25, 2014

We’re looking for CDL-A drivers who are 21+ years-old with their Haz-Mat endorsement, and a good work history along with a good driving record. Read More