Today's Trucking

Kindersley lauded for commitment to diversity

June 1, 2018 by elizabeth

SASKATOON, Sask. – Kindersley Transport says recognition for its employment equity and diversity program is a humbling experience.

The group was one of 18 recognized last Fall with an inaugural Employment Equity Achievement Award (EEAA) from the Government of Canada.

The EEAA is awarded to companies that are subject to the federal Employment Equity Act, who have implemented programs to help create more diverse workplaces.


Can you measure a good attitude?

May 30, 2018 by John Smith

MILTON, Ont. – Fleet managers are always on the lookout for employees who demonstrate a good attitude — the intangible qualities that play a big role in safe practices and workplace relationships alike. But such things are often judged on gut instinct alone.


It’s almost time for Truck World

March 12, 2018 by elizabeth

TORONTO, Ont. – Preparations are ramping up as Canada’s largest truck show – Truck World – heads to the International Centre in Toronto, running April 19-21. Produced by Newcom Media (owner of Today’s Trucking) and Deutsche Messe …


TTSAO announces a ‘Touch a Truck’ hiring event for adults

February 28, 2018 by elizabeth

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – The Truck Training Schools Association of Ontario (TTSAO) is trying to drive more people into the industry by hosting a “touch a truck” event for adults.

The group announced the event and sought marketing ideas for it during the carrier group townhall meeting at their annual conference.

The event – to be held in Mississauga, Ont. On May 26 – will be a hiring event focused on bringing in employees to all areas of the industry, not just drivers.


10 Great Driver Magnets

February 11, 2015 by Allan Janssen

What you can learn about recruiting and keeping drivers, from some of Canada’s top fleets.


Trucking’s most driven women to meet in Toronto

February 6, 2015 by TEONA Baetu

TORONTO – Have you got the empty driver seat blues? Thinking of hiring more women? Then listen up: women in Canada’s trucking industry have gotten together and launched the first-ever Women with Drive Leadership Summit.