86 episodes

On the Trucking for Millennials podcast we discuss what's happening within our industry today and discover how the next generation of trucking and logistics professionals are impacting the supply chain.

Expect weekly topical discussions, expert interviews, and real stories from the people moving and managing freight across the country as Michael Clements, Aaron Dunn, and the rest of the PDQ America team engage with the future of freight happening now.

Trucking for Millennial‪s‬ PDQ America

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On the Trucking for Millennials podcast we discuss what's happening within our industry today and discover how the next generation of trucking and logistics professionals are impacting the supply chain.

Expect weekly topical discussions, expert interviews, and real stories from the people moving and managing freight across the country as Michael Clements, Aaron Dunn, and the rest of the PDQ America team engage with the future of freight happening now.

    How to Buy and Sell Big Rigs w/ CEO of TruckVin.com Zachary Ellis

    How to Buy and Sell Big Rigs w/ CEO of TruckVin.com Zachary Ellis

    In today's episode we're covering a topic we never have before! 
    How to buy and sell trucks! This episode is full of tips (including a SUPER TIP) about buying your first truck, what to look for, how to gain leverage in negotiations, where to buy and sell, and how to sell your truck for a fair market value.
    Zach has a ton of experience in the space and is ready to make you an offer on your truck or find you the truck of your dreams! Reach out to him via www.truckvin.com!

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Trucking Entrepreneurship Master Mix

    Trucking Entrepreneurship Master Mix

    Here's a special mix from a few trucking entrepreneurs we've had the opportunity to speak with. 
    Be sure to check out their respective episodes! 
    In order of first appearance:
    Terry Roden - Episode 64
    Josue Ramos - Episode 72
    JeRon Hamm - Episode 57
    Alex Alvarado - Episode 81
    Gerald Albritton - Episode 66
    Aaron Moneypenny - Episode 45
    Kimberly Lucas - Episode 15
    Sharae Moore - Episode 26
    Demarco Thomas - Episode 80
     

    • 38 min
    The Griggs is Up! - VP of Lean Sales, Trey Griggs

    The Griggs is Up! - VP of Lean Sales, Trey Griggs

    We're thrilled to share this conversation we had with Trey Griggs, VP of Lean Sales, the sales division of Lean Solutions.
    Trey has a background in coaching and education prior to making a transition into sales to create the lifestyle his family desired.
    In this conversation, we talk to Trey about his career path and gain insight from his experience becoming a top performer at DAT Solutions and how he leads his sales team to create a winning culture and transformational results. 
    We also talk to him about Lean Solutions and how they help businesses outsource quality talent in Columbia and ensure their new employees feel a part of the stateside team.
    Enjoy!

    • 59 min
    The Tom Brady Bowl Post Show! + Wall Street, Big Business, and Mayor Pete

    The Tom Brady Bowl Post Show! + Wall Street, Big Business, and Mayor Pete

    On this episode Michael and Aaron start recording as the reality starts to set that Tom Brady is the undisputed GOAT. Then they chat about their favorite commercials during the game.
    Then they get into some trending topics from the last week or so including Gamestop stock, Wallstreet Bets Redditt, Bezos stepping down, and a recent Freight Waves article about Mayor Pete's plans for infrastructure.

    • 54 min
    Is YouTube the Truck Driving School of the Future? w/ Millennial @TruckerAvocado

    Is YouTube the Truck Driving School of the Future? w/ Millennial @TruckerAvocado

    This episodes starts with a bit of Super Bowl conversation and a potential wager between Michael and Aaron. Plus some shout outs with 5 star fans!
    Then we connect with Trucker Avocado, a truck driver that's approaching his first year in business in February. Not only is a driver, he's currently building a YouTube channel that documents his successes and failures along the way. Subscribe to him here.
    We talk about why and how he got into the drivers seat, his experience so far, truck driver education, finding the right company, communicating with dispatch, his YouTube channel, his goals, and much more! 
    Enjoy!

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Trucking on Purpose with Millennial Expert Gabrielle Bosche

    Trucking on Purpose with Millennial Expert Gabrielle Bosche

    We're taking a bit of a break from trucking to focus on the millennial side of the podcast this week - but so much of what is covered in this episode can have a direct impact on your life and business!
    We bust some myths, break down the latest data on the Millennial generation, uncover valuable insight about having a fulfilling career and productive culture and much, much more!
    We spoke with Gabrielle Bosche, Author, Speaker, and Millennial Expert who is frequently called upon to speak and consult on Millennial motivation and engagements for Fortune 500 Companies, presidential campaigns, and government agencies. 
    Buy her latest book, The Purpose Factor, here: https://www.amazon.com/Purpose-Factor-Extreme-Clarity-Youre/dp/1642934933
     
    Gabrielle now utilizes her 11 years of Millennial research to provide high-level solutions to a broad range of clients-- from automotive giants to boutique media shops to the United States government. These solutions include marketing plans that aren't lame, recruiting and hiring strategies and manager training programs that boost retention.

    Some of her books: 
    5 Millennial Myths: The Handbook for Managing and Motivating Millennials 2nd Edition 
    The Millennial Entrepreneur: Side-hustlers, Startups and Disrupters Restarting America 
    The Millennial Solution (published with Nightingale Conant) 
    Keep Them Longer: How To Gain, Train, And Retain Top Talent 

    The Purpose Factor 

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
42 Ratings

42 Ratings

Deejay Ejay ,

The best trucking podcast.

By far the best trucking podcast because they are so relatable. Definitely need to add this to your playlist if your a truck driver or into transportation logistics.

Crazyelbow ,

Great show

These guys have a great show and drop so much knowledge. If you’re interested in logistics you should be listening to this!

Trucker Real Deal ,

Do not need reviews

This channel is awesome, reviews do it no justice, If you’re a trucker check them out. As a 28 year old millennial with his own operating authority this channel is a must have on your playlist. Be sure to subscribe to them on YouTube as well.

-Trucker Real Deal

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