When we’re on the road, we can spend many hours each day alone. If you have a long drive ahead of you, listening to something can help you pass the time, keep you alert and focused, and keep your mind off anything that may be stressing you out. While we don’t condone picking up a book while driving, podcasts are a great alternative!
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Whatever your interest may be, listening to a podcast can be a great way to learn something new. From comedy and true crime to sports and politics, there is a podcast out there for you. This article will explore some of the best podcasts for truck drivers to help you pass the time on your next long drive.
Here are some of our top podcasts for truck drivers in 2023:
With two new episodes a month, the host, Chris, provides valuable insight into the trucking industry and the road ahead. He talks with drivers, trucking companies, and experts in the field to give listeners the most up-to-date information about how to make the most of their time on the road.
The newest generation of truckers are millennials. This podcast helps them navigate the industry and gives them the information they need to succeed. From interviews to industry news, this podcast covers it all. And the hosts can relate with listeners on the trials and tribulations of truck driving in your 30s.
Having a laugh while driving is the best way to make the miles go by quickly. This podcast provides truck drivers with the chance to listen to a few laughs and relax while they’re on the road. Although you may not laugh at all of the jokes, they provide an excellent reprieve from the daily grind.
Other podcasts that are popular with truck drivers include:
A public radio program that tells journalistic non-fiction stories happening past in present in our nation. This is a great podcast to listen to if you want to get a glimpse into the world around you with interesting and thought-provoking stories. Their award-winning Serial podcast is also an excellent place to hear captivating stories each season.
What’s not to love about an ex-marine telling you about his experiences in the military. This podcast is a must-listen for anyone wanting compelling insight into leadership, discipline, motivation and more. With incredible interviews, you can learn a thing or two about so many different topics.
Many of the most popular platforms, including Spotify and Apple Podcasts, have hundreds of podcasts to choose from. Don’t be shy to try out any of those suggested to you based on your previous listening habits, you may be pleasantly surprised by some of them.
Ready to hit the road and get lost in some audio? Join a rewarding team of professional truck drivers today! Contact a recruiter or check out our website for current openings.