August 13, 2013 11:52 PM
There are many indicators that can be looked upon when it comes to figuring out whether an industry is doing well. Profit margins are the obvious choice of course, but there is also the ability of the industry to support ancillary industries or businesses. In the case of the self storage industry that now includes teaching people how to invest in the industry. [More]
September 26, 2012 8:00 PM
Each day, 70,000 puppies and kittens are born. Each year, eight million dogs and cats enter animal shelters in the United States. Approximately 64% of them end up being euthanized because the shelters are over crowded and lack funding to cover their food and vaccinations. They are also put down because the animals cannot be placed in permanent homes. [More]
August 28, 2012 5:48 PM
In days of yore, when children grew up they lived next door to their parents and grandparents. Or, they lived just around the corner so all generations lived in close proximity.
Gone are those days. Children live in different states than their parents – and sometimes even in different countries. Today’s society is mobile and people often need a temporary place to store personal items during their moving process. [More]
August 22, 2012 6:22 PM
An apprentice is a beginning ‘student’ in a trade or a craft. The apprentice learns all that he can. When he completes his apprenticeship level, he becomes a journeyman and is fully educated and qualified to work in that trade or craft.
Kevin Rollings has 25 years experience in the self storage industry. He is well beyond the apprentice and the journeyman level. In fact, he has earned his Certified Self Storage Manager with the Self Storage Association of which he is a member. He now holds Master Classes where he shares his wisdom and experience with investors, owners, and managers who want to learn how to invest and turn a profit in the self storage market. [More]