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TTSAO Carrier Group Holds Carrier Breakfast Meeting-November 24th, 2021

TTSAO Carrier Group Holds Carrier Breakfast Meeting-November 24th, 2021 TTSAO Carrier Group Event

In-person meetings have begun again and the TTSAO Carrier Group are holding a meeting sponsored by TKT Fleet Technologies which will feature updates on ELD (Electronic Logging Devices) by Mike Millian and CVOR Ratings with Virginia McKimm of the Ministry of Transportation. The event will also include a complimentary breakfast and networking opportunities. Register before […]

Recruiter of the Year Says Understand Drivers for Retention

Recruiter of the Year Says Understand Drivers for Retention Michael Zelek-Recruiter of the Year

Michael Zelek of Wellington Motor Freight won Recruiter of the Year at the recent National Recruiting and Retention Symposium and was asked what he does to keep a 90% retention rate for his fleet. His reply, “Understand your drivers on a personal level to keep them happy.” Easier said than done. Any trucking operation is […]

When Upgrading Your Licence-Think of the Bigger Picture

When Upgrading Your Licence-Think of the Bigger Picture Chrome-Dump-Truck

Upgrading your licence is an important deal, in fact upgrading your education in anything is important and definitely recommended. That being said not all upgrades are of the same value and looking at the bigger picture may save you some time and money. There is a lot of funding available right now in a variety […]

Kim Richardson Announces Retirement From TTSAO-NEWS RELEASE

Kim Richardson Announces Retirement From TTSAO-NEWS RELEASE Kim-Richardson-2021

HAMILTON, ON – September 27, 2021 – Kim Richardson, President of the Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO), has officiallyput a plan in place for his retirement from the Association – as October 31, 2022. The TTSAO Board of Directors unanimously approved Richardson’s one-year retirement plan, where he will help the Board transition and […]

Canada’s Driver Shortage-We Need You!

Canada’s Driver Shortage-We Need You! young co-workers

Canada is quietly creeping into a deep hole through the driver shortage that’s been looming for years over our heads. Britain is already going through it as the Army is called in to help deliver fuel to gas stations. They say this is a mix of not enough workers and the Brexit Immigration changes. The […]

Upgrading Your Licence Through Your Company

Upgrading Your Licence Through Your Company Truck-driver-in-cab

One way to solidify your job with your employer is to be as valuable to them as possible. That’s right when you look at the assets of a company the balance sheet may show trucks, office space, and computers as company assets but every employer will tell you that people are the their biggest asset. […]

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