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The Entrepreneurial Spirit is Alive in More Ways Than One in the Self Storage Industry

by Tony Gonzalez January 20, 2014 11:55 PM
In the 80’s classic movie The Secret to My Success a young Michael J. Fox starred as a young business graduate looking to make his mark in the world. Even though he had to start out in the mailroom, he had enough of the entrepreneurial spirit in him that he concocted a crazy scheme to prove his worth to the executive world and eventually took over the company. [More]

Ingenuity Leads to Success in the Self Storage Industry

by Tony Gonzalez June 4, 2012 9:15 PM
One of the toughest things to do in business—self storage or otherwise—is get started especially when you are starting from the ground up. New buildings are great, but they are expensive. In a rough economy it is even tougher to find lenders willing to approve the necessary line of credit. As anyone that has been successful in business will tell you—where there’s a will, there’s a way. [More]

New Storage Facility Opens in Glen Cove, New York

by Kim Kilpatrick April 12, 2012 8:37 PM
It seems that every community has a business that has closed its doors and the building sits vacant. The building soon becomes an eyesore falling into disrepair with weeds sprouting everywhere. That’s what the site of the former Photocircuits factory in Glen Cove, New York, was like. [More]