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Surviving Winter

7 Essential Items you Need for Surviving Winter

Posted on September 27, 2016

Surviving Winter isn’t an easy task. We’re here to help. A smart driver is a prepared driver. Thanks to Murphy’s Law we can always expect the worst in winter conditions, that’s why being prepared is always key. A lot of…

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Truck Driver Awards

August 2016 Drivers of the Month

Posted on September 19, 2016

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance…

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healthy eating

Healthy Eating: Better Ways to Snack

Posted on September 16, 2016

Healthy eating is all about decisions Here at Crete Carrier we want you to do your best and part of that means living a healthy lifestyle, including healthy eating. Deciding to take the initiative to make better snack decisions has…

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truck stops

Must see Truck Stops you Can’t Miss

Posted on September 10, 2016

5 Truck Stops You Need to Check Out Whether you’re looking for a place to relax, experience something completely new, or just trying to grub on something delicious, these are the 5 truck stops you can’t miss in the nation. Little America-…

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Employee

Employee Feature: Cindy Turman, Shaffer Trucking VP of Operations

Posted on September 8, 2016

how employees can succeed in the workplace Hard work and dedication led Cindy Turman on a successful journey at Crete Carrier Corporation. Her current position as vice president of operations for Shaffer Trucking did not happen overnight. She earned her…

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managing money

5 Tips to Managing Money on the Road

Posted on August 31, 2016

how to take the stress out of managing money Managing money as an over-the-road truck driver can be challenging. While technology has made it much easier to access your accounts quickly for balance checks, bill payments, and money transfers, you…

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The Truth About Women in Trucking

Posted on August 29, 2016

A Panel discussion about the unique challenges female drivers face Last week, we attended the Great American Trucking Show. While there are many take-aways from the show, one of the best events we were a part of was a panel…

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Technology

How Technology is Changing Modern Trucking

Posted on August 23, 2016

TECHNOLOGY PLAYS A BIG ROLE IN successful CARRIERS When you think of trucking, odds are the first thing that comes to mind isn’t technology. Trucking isn’t always thought of as technically advanced, but successful carriers are changing that image. Large…

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work-life balance

Importance of Work-life Balance

Posted on August 21, 2016

work-life balance fosters strong relationships Work-life balance can be a struggle for many. Where do you find the time to drop the clothes off at the dry cleaner or complete a last minute task for your boss? As we are…

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Truck Driver Awards

July 2016 Drivers of the Month

Posted on August 21, 2016

Congratulations to all of the drivers below for being selected driver of the month for their respective terminal. Many elements are considered by the individual fleet managers in their selection for Driver of the Month. Safety, mileage, attitude, and appearance…

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