Holly Schubert

Holly Schubert was the freight and trucking expert for The Balance Careers. For three years, she was a regular contributor specializing in freight and transportation careers. Her writing included learning more about transportation roles such as truck drivers, truck dispatchers, train conductors, fleet managers, and related topics. In addition to her full-time work, Schubert (Plude) regularly contributes to newsletters and writes for websites regarding U.S. Department of Transportation matters, driver safety, and the importance of truck driver fitness.


Schubert was first employed in the transportation industry in 2000, and has been writing about transportation industry for almost 20 years.


Schubert (Plude) completed a certificate program in web content writing from Grand Rapids Community College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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About The Balance Careers and Dotdash

The Balance Careers makes navigating your career easy. It is home to experts who provide clear, practical advice on job searching, resume writing, salary negotiations, and other career planning topics. Whether you're looking to find a new job, advance at your current position, or explore new paths, The Balance Careers will help you take your career to the next level.

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