New Driver Stories: Caleb Ellison

First Year as a Truck Driver

Your first year in a new position is usually the hardest – regardless of the type of job. Use the first year to learn from your mistakes and build upon your knowledge. As a truck driver, the first year is important in shaping and determining one’s mentality. Pushing through your first year with confidence will…

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Company Sponsored Class A CDL Training Program Coming Soon

Sponsor CDL Blog

This July, Paper Transport, Inc. will begin offering a Sponsored CDL Training Program for would-be professional Class A CDL truck drivers in the following states: WI, MN, MI, MO, OH, IL, and IN. With this new program, Paper Transport will sponsor the tuition cost for a 3-week course at Fox Valley Technical College, contingent on…

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Paper Transport, Inc. Launches Accelerate CDL A Training Program


Accelerate Your CDL A Driving Career with our newest training program Paper Transport, Inc.’s new Accelerate program is designed for individuals who have recently attained or are in the process of achieving their Class A Commercial Driver’s License from a truck driving school program. Accelerate will assist new CDL A holders in a smooth transition…

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What to Look for in a Post-Graduate CDL Finishing Program


It can be difficult to see through the smokescreen of sign-on bonuses and more to find a good CDL Finishing Program for on-the-job training. Use this as a guide to help steer toward the best Finishing Program and carrier for you. Are you qualified for a post-graduate CDL finishing program? Candidates are eligible for Class…

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What to Ask When Deciding on a CDL Truck Driving School


No doubt you may feel overwhelmed by the amount of information on your journey to become a professional Class A Truck Driver. Do not be discouraged. There is an abundance of resources available to help point you in the right direction. Questions to ask when deciding on a CDL truck driving school: 1. Will you…

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What to Look for in a CDL School


Commercial Driver’s License Training Tips – Part I You’ve made the decision to join one of the most important professions in the world: To become a Professional Class A CDL Truck Driver. THANK YOU! Let’s get you set up for success. Why You Should Go to Trucking School Technically, you could study and test for…

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9 Tips for New Professional Class A CDL Truck Drivers

Group Photo of New Class A CDL PTI Drivers

Some Advice from PTI to Help Drivers in Their New Career Starting a new career can be tough, especially if you’re entering into an industry that’s completely new to you. Case in point: starting a new career as a professional Class A CDL Truck Driver. Courtesy of the drivers from the Paper Transport, Inc. fleet,…

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How to Spot a Good Trucking Company

Brand New Trucks Parked at PTI Headquarters in De Pere, WI

Some Hints About How to Find a Good Trucking Company As a professional Class A CDL truck driver, you have no shortage of options. With more than 500,000 trucking companies in the U.S., it can be overwhelming to figure which company is right for you. There are small, family owned businesses to large, publicly traded…

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