CNBC Reports on Shortage of Qualified Truck Drivers reports that while the U.S. GDP is improving, there are still a number of jobs that are difficult to fill. In addition to software developers, accountants, and nurses, there is a shortage of qualified truck drivers. Data from TCP’s fourth quarter 2011 Business Expectations Survey is cited stating that the driver shortage has improved slightly but 70 percent of carriers still report empty seats. Click here to read more.