Welcome to Driven by Dot Transportation, Inc. We created the Driven blog to bring you the latest news and information from Dot Transportation, Inc. and the trucking industry. We are passionate about trucks and drivers, and connecting you to the rewarding careers transportation offers. We know truck drivers drive America forward and we hope to inspire and educate you along your way. After all, we are folks from all walks of life, from California to Illinois to New York and everywhere in-between. We see every 18-wheeler on the road and love to stop at Flying J’s. Our kids have toy tractor-trailers and so do we.


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March 18, 2019

How to Pay for Truck Driving School

So you’ve decided you’d like to pursue a career in truck driving—congrats! You’re about to embark on a fulfilling adventure as a driver.

One large factor that goes into many individuals’ decisions to start truck driving school is cost. Take a look at some information on paying for truck driving school.

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Find what you’re looking for? Wish we’d share more about something you’re interested in? We want to hear from you! Let us know what you’re thinking by commenting, shooting us a message, or emailing info@drivefordot.com.

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July 13, 2018

Meet the Newest Members of Our Dot Truck Fleet

At our driver safety meetings earlier this year, we shared some exciting news: The new Volvo trucks have arrived! This new model truck provides many comfort features and improved designs. Many of the updates are based upon feedback our drivers have shared over the past several years.

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July 6, 2018

Meal Plans: A Trucker’s Weight Loss Journey Part 2

Here’s the second part of Idaho Driver Trainer Steve Foster’s weight loss journey, focused on his meal plan. Steve managed to cut his daily food intake down from 3,500 calories.

Check out Steve’s daily diet plan.

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July 2, 2018

Welcome to Driven, Our Truck Driver Blog

Welcome to Driven, the official blog of Dot Transportation. If you’ve been following us for a while, things might start to look a bit different around here. Rest assured, you’ll still get updates about Dot Transportation, and hear about the latest job openings with us. But, we’ve added a bit that we hope will inspire and educate you along your way. And we want to hear from you most of all. So let us know what you’re thinking by commenting, sending us a message, or emailing info@drivefordot.com.

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June 28, 2018

Men’s Health Month: A Trucker’s Weight Loss Journey

June is Men’s Health Month. Driver Trainer Steve Foster has lost 65 pounds by changing his lifestyle. Follow along for the next couple of weeks to see how he did it. Here’s our first part of Steve’s story.

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June 17, 2018

Father’s Day for Truck Drivers

Whether you’re celebrating Father’s Day at home or on the road, we at Drive for Dot have compiled five tips for staying connected with your family when you are away.

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