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Your Driving Force

Your Driving Force

In life, we have many challenges and things that we are trying to accomplish. We all have goals and dreams about the way we want to live our lives. There are a lot of things that drive our life and what we do in it. Some are happy and...

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Change Has Come!

Change Has Come!

As things change in our world, we look back at the way things used to be. The consumerism and the fast paced lives we had, before Covid 19. Going about our daily life rushing around, eating, drinking, buying, and consuming everything we...

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Time; A Balancing Act

Time; A Balancing Act

As a lot of you already know, time is a precious commodity these days. I suppose it's always been that way. However, most of us never really notice. We take our time, we waste our time, we are ahead of time, we race against time, we have...

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An Owner’s Perspective

An Owner’s Perspective

This is a guest blog post by Tyson Spencer, TC Trucking Enterprises Ltd, Perth Andover, N.B. For every mile of road there is 2 miles of ditch. As an owner and dispatch of a small trucking company, at the end of the day I shut down the...

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If Only…

If Only…

If only I would have known there was going to be a COVID-19 outbreak. If only I would have known I would be quarantined for 14 days. If only I would have known I wouldn't be able to hug my family and friends like I did before. If only I...

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Preparing for Your Journey

Preparing for Your Journey

Professional drivers spend a lot of time behind the wheel. This includes truck drivers, salespeople, cab drivers and any other person who spends their time driving from place to place for, or as, their job. Some drivers spend upwards of...

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Clear The Ice, Save A Life

Clear The Ice, Save A Life

I’m in my vehicle driving down the road, just flowing along, when all of the sudden a huge piece of ice flies off of the vehicle in front of me. It hits my windshield and smashes it. I manage to pull over to stop my car. Good lord, my...

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Industry Ups & Downs

Industry Ups & Downs

We hear a lot today about Northern Pulp in Pictou, N.S., and how the closure is affecting a lot of people and businesses. Like any business, there are ups and downs. There are always two sides to every story and people will take one side...

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