Tips for recruiting Gen Z truck drivers

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Updated Jun 17, 2022

As the trucking industry continues to grapple with the challenge of finding qualified drivers to fill seats, knowing the best ways to attract new, young talent is critical to the future success of a fleet.

In this week's 10-44, Jason and Matt talk with Meghann Erhart, executive vice president at Relay Payments, who talked about what she has seen in visiting fleets across the U.S. and Canada when it comes to what works in recruiting and retaining truck drivers.

From simple gestures to show appreciation to benefits packages that include employee ownership, there are a number of ways to stand out to not only Gen Z truck drivers, but also drivers from other generations.

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