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Father and Son truckers talk about trucking, business, finding freight, negotiating with brokers, pickups, cars and life outside of the truck.

Trucking After Hours Buck and Don

    • Automotive
    • 4.6 • 14 Ratings

Father and Son truckers talk about trucking, business, finding freight, negotiating with brokers, pickups, cars and life outside of the truck.

    The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver With Upstaging

    The Everyday Life Of A Concert Tour Truck Driver With Upstaging

    Have you ever wondered what life is like when you're trucking for a concert tour? You're about to get an inside look from someone who's been doing exactly that for over a decade. 

    In this episode, I had a chance to talk with Deanna, a former driver for Upstaging. After more than 13 years of trucking with the tours, she's now wearing the hat of driver recruiter. It's rare to find a recruiter with that much driving experience, and with the same company she's now recruiting for.

    You'll find a more detailed description of the lifestyle in this article at TruckingPodcast.com.

    • 43 min
    How About A Little Extra Cash?

    How About A Little Extra Cash?

    This episode is about making a little extra cash from something I already do, surf the web. 

    Facebook, Google, Yahoo and others make BILLIONS, simply by selling the data they collect while you're on their platform. So, why not use a platform that shares the love by sending you a cut of the profits?

    In this episode, we talk to the man behind Cocoon MDR, a web browser that offers you a cut of the action when they privatize and sell your data. 

    Jeff Bermant is the founder and CEO of Cocoon. I believe we've arrived at a point where people are ready for a platform that is honest about where their income comes from and gives up a cut of the action.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Steve Sommers Rings In The New Year With Overnight Drive Radio

    Steve Sommers Rings In The New Year With Overnight Drive Radio

    Everyone's asking, what happened to Steve Sommers, and where can we find his show? Let's let Steve tell you himself.

    Steve Sommers is like an old friend I've never met. We've traveled together more nights than I could count. He's helped me and thousands of other truckers keep up to date on trucking news, national weather and great conversation.  We both love what we do. 

    After listening to the show for over 20 years, I finally had an opportunity to talk with Mr. Sommers and catch up on his plans for 2021.

    I'll be posting updates as more information becomes available.

    • 46 min
    Buck's Summer and Life Decisions

    Buck's Summer and Life Decisions

    Just a little update on what I've been up to this summer. And, more importantly, what am I going to be up to in the future.

    • 24 min
    Baja Racing, American Trucker, Overhaulin and More With Bud Brutsman

    Baja Racing, American Trucker, Overhaulin and More With Bud Brutsman

    Bud Brutsman is our guest for this episode. He's a winning Baja 1000 racer, executive producer of several shows such as Overhaulin', American Trucker and a bunch of other great stuff you're sure to recognize.  Bud also ran the first Ford F-150 Raptor, in prototype racing form in the Baja 1000.

    ***I'm still writing the blog post for this episode. I'll be sure to update here as soon as it's up.

    • 52 min
    Free Negotiation Tools Every Trucker Needs

    Free Negotiation Tools Every Trucker Needs

    A few things to cover in this episode, with links.

    First, you can now try DAT Power, DAT's premier load board, free for 30 days.  TruckingPodcast.com/power will take you to the link. 

    Check out BlackSwanLTD.com for Chris Voss' platform. Once there, you should get a pop-up for his mailing list or an offer for a free e-book or a mailing list. SIGN UP. It's cool stuff.

    I'll also update you on my new-to-me 2010 F-150.

    We will finish the show out with 9 great John Wayne quotes.

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
14 Ratings

14 Ratings

Lowe5kids ,

Q Low

Man I appreciate everything that you’ve been doing with this podcast. I been driving tractor trailers for about 6 years now and when I get my paper up I always planned to start my own trucking business. All these guess that been on your show and been so inspiring and everything single episode answered a question that I been thinking about myself where I didn’t have to look anywhere else. You and all your guess have been so humble and y’all gave out so much great information for our community and for people like myself wanting to start a business especially in trucking. I just wanted to shout you out! Keep up the great work!💯💯💯

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