Driver Hub - OTR Trucking News & Views

Driver Hub - OTR Trucking News & Views

Official podcast show at DriverLineup.com. We're Eric and Jenna Odom. We ran a team truck for several years before building a fleet of our own and now share news and views from our perspective via our podcast here at Driver Hub.

Episodes

January 30, 2023 54 min

Trucking is, in a lot of ways, like a gold rush. It can be extremely lucrative but can also be financially devastating. And either way it's going to require extraordinary sacrifice. 

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Prime Inc recently started testing a program to clamp down on abuse of personal conveyance... but some take that to mean it's all about to go away for the entire industry. 

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Trucking has its ups and downs. And let's face it... the downs can be brutal. How do you stay motivated and on track?

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Eric and Jenna discuss their experiences trucking in the winter and debate which is worse... snow or sub-zero temps. 

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2020 was a bizarre and difficult time to be a truck driver. In this episode Eric and Jenna share their experience with it and provide some perspective on the supply chain collapse. 

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Eric and Jenna from "Driver Lineup" on YouTube talk about trucking, women in trucking and the claim that the industry is sexist towards women. 

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Eric and Jenna from the YouTube channel "Driver Lineup" prepare to relaunch the Driver Hub podcast show with a new studio, new mission and completely new program for 2023. 

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Becoming an owner operator sounds good, but it's definitely a situation in which you should take a good long look before you leap. 

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July 21, 2021 25 min

We often talk about all of the great things about Prime. If we are real - it's not always rosey though! Here's how you can deal with those difficult situations w/ a trainer.?

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June 10, 2021 22 min

If there's one thing I've learned as a rookie lease driver, it is that you can't accept every load you're sent. Eventually, you're gonna ask - "Should I Run it?"

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I've seen it time and again. Drivers who go through life with no plan and end up trapped with no exit strategy. Don't be that driver! Create a plan and drive to thrive. 

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While Next Gen Truckers Look drastically different from the last generation, there are principles that need to carry over - including an attention to truck care! If we plan to have longevity, we must take care of the truck that's taking care of us! 

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It's one of the most common questions we see. Will autonomous trucks take my job? While the mainstream media might have you believe this is about to happen, the truth is a bit more complex. And reality suggest otherwise. 

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Change is inevitable - and that includes trucking! Trucking has changed DRASTICALLY behind the scenes' and while the change is rolling on, people still see the old school. Under the surface, Next Gen Truckers have been gaining in numbers!

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Join Eric from Driver Lineup as he discusses production states vs consumption states and how they impact your ability to learn the trucking freight lanes for maximum profitably as a professional truck driver. 

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