• A Stanford Research Project
    [A guest blog spot by Megan Eckert, executive vice president of USstoragesearch.com. ] Hi Storage Speak readers, its Megan Eckert from USstoragesearch.com. I’m excited to be the first-ever sponsor of this blog. I’m sure I’ve met a lot of you at one of the many great ISS ...More
    June 12, 2007 Megan Eckert Posted in Blog
  • Florida Self Storage Association Collects Charity Funds
    On May 31, the Florida Self Storage Association (FSSA) raised more than $300 for the fund recently created by its Charitable Committee. ...More
    June 6, 2007 Posted in News
  • Online Marketing Myths Exposed and How to Capitalize on the Internet
    Consumer use of the Internet is growing faster than you can imagine, and online marketing is beginning to play a major role for successful self-storage owners and operators. Yet many misconceptions remain about Internet marketing. ...More
    June 6, 2007 Posted in Webinars
  • Industry Veteran Forms Memphis Self Storage Group
    Self-storage veteran Kenneth Cox is president of a new industry venture, Memphis Self Storage Group LLC. ...More
    June 5, 2007 Posted in News
  • Inside Self-Storage Expo Adds Rafting Adventure to Reno Agenda
    Attendees of the Inside Self-Storage Summer Expo in Reno-Tahoe, Nev., are invited to enjoy a rafting adventure down the Truckee River on July 28, 2007. ...More
    June 1, 2007 Posted in News
  • Welcome to our blog sponsor, USstoragesearch.com!
    The Storage Speak Blog was launched more than a year ago, in February 2006. It's a little amazing to me that it has flourished and I've managed to find relatively consistent blog fodder over time. A blog is a big commitment. Unlike a journal that politely collects dust and ...More
    June 1, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • On the Web
    Check out web-exclusive features available at www.insideselfstorage.com, including fantastic freebies! Every month, ISS offers an array of online reader perks. Read more... ...More
    June 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • Managing for Dollars
    The right rental office software can go a long way toward increasing site profitability. Don’t use price as the determining factor when evaluating new software. Before you buy, run the demo, call the vendor for a tour and explanation of benefits, and ask lots of questions. ...More
    June 1, 2007 Linnea Appleby Posted in Articles, Technology
  • Media Watchdog
    As the self-storage industry permeates our communities, it receives increasing attention from mainstream media outlets—and not always favorably. As industry professionals, we should be aware of how self-storage is presented to the public. Media Watchdog is devoted to ...More
    June 1, 2007 Posted in Articles, Development
  • CCTV: Separating Fact and Fiction
    When I visit with clients about CCTV (closed-circuit television) systems, I become aware of just how influential the movie and television industry is. There are things that are real and things that are not, but sometimes it gets hard to tell which is which. What we see in ...More
    June 1, 2007 Chester Gilliam Posted in Articles, Technology