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6 tips for fighting fatigue and stress as a truck driver

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Monday, January 30, 2023

Being a long-haul truck driver can be physically and mentally taxing. On top of all the pressures that come with the job, it's easy to fall into a pattern of fatigue, low energy and stress. Read on for some tips from NTB for fighting fatigue, boosting energy and reducing stress as a CDL-A truck driver. Read More

5 ways to stay connected with your family during the holidays

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

The holidays are the busiest time of the year, so it’s likely that you’re feeling busier than ever and also missing your loved ones more than usual. Here are some of our favorite tips for staying connected with your family during the holidays. Read More

5 Gift Ideas For Experiences—No Wrapping Needed!

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Tuesday, December 6, 2022

The holiday season is here! While all is merry and bright, it can be hard to gather gift ideas for all your loved ones. To help out with that, NTB Trucking has created a list of great gifts for anyone in your life. These gifts don’t require wrapping paper and a bow—they’re experiences for your loved ones to enjoy. Read More

5 Must Have Gadgets for Truck Drivers

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

The trucking industry keeps our country running, and NTB wants to keep it running smoothly for our drivers…which means staying on top of the latest gadgets and tools. Read More

Feeling the heat? Be sure you know the difference between heat exhaustion vs. heat stroke

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Thursday, August 11, 2022

We’ve reached the time of year where the days are usually the hottest and most unbearable ones of the season. Your friends at NTB have some life-saving tips to recognize the difference between heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Read More

5 Podcasts to make you smile on hot summer day

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Thursday, July 28, 2022

When the long hot days of summer come along, tempers can sometimes run short. At NTB, we always make sure to look on the bright side and give our truck drivers and staff a reason to smile. Here are our favorite podcasts guaranteed to get a grin! Read More

11 Tips for navigating truck stops

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Friday, July 8, 2022

Truck stops are a necessity when you’re a truck driver. Here are some of NTB’s favorite tips for truck drivers about saving money, staying safe and navigating truck stops more easily. Read More

5 essentials every truck driver should have

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Friday, July 1, 2022

Being a truck driver is more than just a career choice - it’s a lifestyle choice, too. When you’re away from home for long periods of time, your truck becomes more than a means to make an income. It’s your safe haven, your home away from home and it should have everything in it to make your job - and your life - safer and easier. So, what exactly should you have in your truck? Read More

Spring cleaning for your truck

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Spring is here! This is the season when new flowers bloom and we start to think about fresh starts, clean slates, and spring cleaning. After the dark winter days, it’s time to brighten up your truck with a deep clean to renew and refresh it for the months ahead. Read More

Five Christian Podcasts to keep you company on the road

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Friday, February 25, 2022

NTB enjoys finding podcast options that are uplifting and offer faith-based content to keep you company on the road. Here are NTB’s top 5 picks for Christian podcasts to try out on the road. Read More

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

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