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The Lead Pedal Podcast aims to be a positive voice for truck drivers in the transportation industry. The Lead Pedal Podcast is a show for those in the trucking industry wanting to improve their trucking careers or businesses. What does The Lead Pedal Podcast mean? The Lead (pronounced “Led”) stands for acceleration or fast-track of your career. It is a play on words and we certainly are not here promoting speeding in the industry. We are hoping this information will help you become a professional driver faster than if you didn’t know about many of these topics.

"New School Information with Old School Pride!"

The interviews, information, features and other items that are meant to be helpful for drivers and those in the trucking industry. We are not here to wine and complain about the industry but aim to offer positive ways to create a successful trucking career. Professional truck drivers work for good carriers, good carriers treat drivers better, and pay better, therefore having good careers. Learn more at www.theleadpedalpodcast.com

 

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Feb 27, 2018

Stepping up to a career in Trucking

In this episode Bruce talks about how his career started in trucking back in the 80s with the moving industry and what attracted him to that part of the industry. He shares some stories from those days and some of the tips he learned from drivers in those early days. You can get Bruce’s book Driven to Drive at


RS2000 Tax Consultants has Resources to Improve your Business

Feb 26, 2018

RS2000 Tax ConsultantsRS2000 Tax Consultants offers resources for the trucking community. RS2000 Tax Consultants has updated their website and now has resources and other information for business owners in the trucking community. Check out the new changes at www.rs2000tax.com

The resource page is as follows:


Featured Truck of the Week-Race Truck

Feb 23, 2018

Race truck

The Featured Truck of the Week is this cool looking motor home for a race team. The goal of the featured truck is to showcase the many cool rides out there on the road and to show off the true “Pride in your ride.” That was the backbone of the industry in earlier times. No matter what you haul or where you go you...


Feb 20, 2018

Getting leased on with an owner operator

Bruce chats with Challenger Motor Freight’s Chris Sacred about what it takes to get signed on as an owner operator with carriers in the trucking industry and what carriers want to see from those going into business on their own. You can learn more about Challenger Motor Freight at www.challenger.com

This episode is...


DriverCheck can help with Sleep Apnea Questions

Feb 19, 2018

DriverCheck

Sleep Apnea can be the difference between a safe driver and an incident. Most people that have Sleep Apnea don’t even realize they have it. A driver falling asleep at the wheel can be catastrophic on the roadways. DriverCheck has programs to help you determine who may have Sleep Apnea in your fleet and how to solve...