Owner Operator Trucking articles and tips on how to succeed as an owner operator truck driver.

April 8, 2018
How do owner operators find loads?

How do owner operators find loads?

Nowadays there are many ways for owner operators to find loads, they don’t need to be waiting in truck stops, like in the old days, constantly checking the physical load boards and rushing into the nearest payphone praying to be the first caller and hoping it’s good pay. This is […]
December 16, 2017
Owner operator trucking clean driving record

Benefits of a Clean Driving Record in Owner Operator Trucking

You probably read this kind of ads while getting an owner operator trucking job if you are an independent driver: “Company requires a Truck driver with a clean driving record, haven’t you? Well, this is because employers and their insurance companies want to make sure they hire the right people […]
November 21, 2017
Tesla Semi Truck Inside Cab seat is centered Owner Operator Trucking

What Does Tesla’s Truck Mean for Owner Operator Trucking?

Last week Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced the fully electric Tesla Semi at an event hosted at Tesla’s Design Studio in Hawthorne, California. The trucks are scheduled to be out by 2019 and despite much skepticism about Tesla being able to deliver on their promises, the pre-orders are already rolling […]
December 17, 2016
Company Driver vs. Owner Operator

Company Driver vs. Owner Operator FAQ

We have put together a list of frequently asked questions drivers ask about being a company driver vs. an owner operator.