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How to Maximize Your Miles: 9 Tips From Schneider’s 2016 Highest Mileage Driver

By The Schneider Guy Mar 24, 2017

Mario Tobar drove more miles in 2016 than anyone else in Schneider's fleet, and he gets home weekly. Here are his tips to maximize your miles.

Choosing the Right Time: Being the Patient Professional Truck Driver

By Henry Frautschy Mar 16, 2017

A professional truck driver needs a different mindset than a motorist. Here's what it really looks and feels like to be a patient professional on the road.

Best Schneider Driver Cafeteria: 'Orange Spoon' Fall 2016 Winner Announced

By Bryan Benesh Mar 13, 2017

For several years, Schneider company drivers have voted for the best driver cafeteria in Schneider's nationwide facility network. And the winner is ...

5 Stories From the Road of Truckers Helping Truckers

By The Schneider Guy Mar 10, 2017

Because truck drivers can be so independent, some may think they're all alone if they need help. These five stories prove that's not the case.

What is Life Like as a Driver on Schneider's National Dedicated Fleet?

By The Schneider Guy Mar 7, 2017

Learn what life is like as a National Dedicated driver with Schneider. Then begin your career on the road with a steady, varied workload.

4 Truck Driver Skills Beyond the Driver's Seat

By Sharon Nader Feb 24, 2017

Truckers drive trucks for a living, but professional drivers have many more skills as well, including these four.

Mileage Calculator: Compare Your Miles With These Driving Statistics

By The Schneider Guy Feb 22, 2017
How many miles did you drive last week? Last year? In your career? Compare and share your totals using this calculator and infographic.

How to Safely Descend a Mountain Grade With an Automated Manual Transmission

By Dan Drella Feb 9, 2017
Schneider tested the D-12 Automated Manual Transmission on Oregon’s Emigrant Hill to determine best practices for descending a mountain with the technology. 

The Reverse Curse: 6 Truck Driver Tips to Master Slow Maneuvering

By Sharon Nader Feb 7, 2017
Slow maneuvers are one of the easiest ways to ruin a good, safe driving record. Use these tips to master the art of slow maneuvering.

What's Your CB Handle?

By The Schneider Guy Feb 3, 2017
A CB handle is as much part of trucking as trip planning or backing your rig up to a dock. Find yours with our handy CB Handle generator.

How to Apply for a TWIC Card

By The Schneider Guy Jan 24, 2017
A Transportation Worker Identification Credential opens up more freight opportunities for drivers. Learn how to obtain a TWIC card and boost your career.

Schneider Driver Rod Ehrhardt Excels as ‘Trucker Buddy’ Pen Pal to Students

By The Schneider Guy Jan 19, 2017

During the Trucker Buddy program, a professional truck driver becomes pen pals with students and exposes them to the world. One small town elementary school got that and so much more with Schneider driver, Rod Ehrhardt.