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There is Nothing Wrong with Getting a Little Help in the Self Storage Industry

by Holly Robinson January 28, 2013 8:41 PM
When you open a business be it self storage or otherwise that business becomes your baby. You spend an incredible amount of time just getting the doors open not to mention working through the tough times as your business grows and begins to gather a reputation and clientele. However, when it comes down to it you just want to make money, right? [More]

Who do you Want to Manage your Self Storage Facility?

by John Stevens June 17, 2011 4:42 PM
In a perfect world we would all be able to watch over and control every endeavor that we are involved in, be it the hiring of new employees, tracking inventory, having a date night with your significant other or coaching your son/daughter’s little league soccer team. The harsh reality is that time constraints often force us into making decisions that we do not want to make. [More]

Is Third Party Management the Way to Go for Your Self Storage Facility?

by Holly Robinson May 17, 2011 5:27 PM
Next to asking the love of your life whether she is willing to marry you (or figuring out whether you want to accept), one of the hardest decisions that people have to make is whether they should try to go into business for themselves. With the growth that the self storage industry has been experiencing of late, opening a self storage facility has become a good idea. [More]