On the road with
Bob and Linda started their driver careers after their children left home for college in 2000. Bob started as a driver for a large motor carrier with Linda as a rider. They decided to enter the Expedite industry as team drivers in 2005 and purchased their first Freightliner. Both, Bob and Linda have had their Class A licenses since the early 80's starting out driving in the oil field and hauling grain as fill in drivers where Bob worked as a diesel mechanic. Linda worked at the local country courthouse in data processing.
Contact Linda: Linda.Caffee@teamrunsmart.com
Where do you get your information and how do you use it?
What do you do when you are so mad at your partner you could spit nails?
What debt is acceptable? How we paid off our debt and took a huge burden off of our shoulders
We bought our first GPS in 2005 and almost as soon as we turned it on we knew we had found GOLD.
This is the time to start your year out right so at the end of year you do not have to spend hours getting your taxes done.
We are often met with raised eyebrows or I could never do that when we say how long we stay away from home. In this last video of the series we explain why we make the choice to stay away from home for this long.
What happens when the GPS cannot get you from point A to point B? What happens if the phone cannot get a signal or is dead? What is the backup plan?
Reaching out to others within the trucking industry to learn and stay well balanced with our business and mentally.
This is a grand time of year and it is what we make of it. Bob is usually Ho Hum and I am over the top with excitement.
The biggest shock of expediting and the hardest to learn for us SLEEPING and how we overcame this.