What Makes a Professional Truck Driver Professional?
Does just making a living by driving a truck make a person a professional truck driver? Uh, no. There’s a lot more to it than just making money. I’d say that goes for an profession. Remember this: you are a business person, whether your office is in Goldman-Sachs or... Read more
Sleeping Challenges for Truck Drivers
Getting Proper Rest While On The Road is Hard One of the big challenges most long-haul truck drivers face is getting enough quality sleep. Even though the government has made laws for the amount of time off we are supposed to have, they haven’t figured out how to make... Read more
Spring Driving Safety Tips
Spring is here…almost. Time for some spring driving safety tips. It was the first time I’d seen a “Watch for Ice” sign in front of a row of palm trees. That made me think about the broad weather extremes we encounter as professional drivers. After a long, rough winter... Read more
Thanksgiving On The Road

Thanksgiving On The Road

Videos November 29, 2013 0

Saying “Happy Thanksgiving” from the cab of my big truck before I get a shower & have Thanksgiving dinner (of sorts) on the road. Read more
Wake & Dock, It’s 4AM!

Wake & Dock, It’s 4AM!

Videos November 28, 2013 0

Wow, was it early! Getting up long before the sun and often going to bed long after dark are common in the life of a truck driver. In this video, I’m docked to get unloaded about 4am in the freezing cold as winter sets in. Read more
On The Road with Cole

On The Road with Cole

Videos November 26, 2013 0

First episode of my new video blog, “On The Road with Cole”. Sharing how-to’s, tips and the day to day life of a long-haul truck driver. Read more