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4 Biggest Trucking Job Trends Caused by Coronavirus
May 20, 2020

We're coming at you with another quarantine-recorded episode! Troy and Lenay are safe and healthy and we're tackling yet another way the coronavirus is impacting the industry. The trucking job landscape has been turned upside down and we wanted to take...

Driver Shortage Looming | Coronavirus and Trucking Schools
May 06, 2020

We hope everyone is holding up out there and that you're safe and healthy! The latest quarantine-edition of Big Rig Banter is live, and Lenay and Troy are once again recording from home! In this episode, Troy sits down with the owner of a truck driving...

The Ultimate Guide to Trucking TV Shows and Movies
April 15, 2020

Alright truckers, we know some of you are going a little stir-crazy during these tough times. Whether you're out on the road or stuck at home, you might find yourself needing a fun distraction. Right now, nobody is going to shame you for wanting to rel...

On the Frontlines | Coronavirus and Trucking
April 01, 2020

Hello truckers! We won't let a little isolation keep us from bringing you the next episode of our show! We are both working from our homes so we're connecting via phone to bring you this episode. It's no secret that the coronavirus has impacted the tru...

The Cab Essentials You Need Right Now
March 18, 2020

First and foremost, the Big Rig Banter team would like to express our sympathy to anyone affected by the coronavirus! To keep things light, this episode we're talking about the arrival of spring and how it's time to accessorize! No,

Finding Freight | The Best Advice For Using a Load Board
March 04, 2020

It's a question that people often ask us here at Big Rig Banter. What is a load board and how can I take advantage of one? Luckily, we've got an expert coming on the show to explain exactly how to use a load board. Also,

What to Look For in a Truck Stop Restaurant
February 19, 2020

Is your stomach growling? Don't worry! Lenay and Troy are here to help you track down some awesome truck stop grub. They're going over what to look for in a truck stop restaurant so you can find some great food while you're out on the road. Also,

The Best Side Hustles For Truck Drivers
February 05, 2020

Are you looking for a way to earn extra money? Tune into this episode to learn all about side income for truck drivers! Troy interviews truck driver Tony Merkel, who shares how he started his side hustle of podcasting.

Trucking Industry 2020 | The Road Ahead
January 15, 2020

It's time to take a look into the future!  Whether it's ELD implementation, trucking company closures, or new technology, Troy and Lenay have you covered when it comes to what 2020 will hold for truckers. They're also unveiling their New Years' resolut...

Expert Reveals How to Avoid Truck Driver Back Pain
January 01, 2020

In this episode, we talk all about truck driver back pain. Shaun Smith, a licensed physical therapist and an expert on back pain, comes on the podcast to talk to Troy and Lenay about back pain prevention, relief,