• 7 Quick Steps to Records-Management Success
    Offsite records storage housed in self-storage used to be a solution for small businesses running out of room for cardboard boxes jammed with files. Self-storage managers were happy to rent them a unit and leave them to their own devices. Things have changed. Today, records ...More
    June 13, 2007 Ian Thomas Posted in Articles
  • Upgrading to Super Software
    At the end of January, Microsoft announced the release of its next-generation PC operating system, Windows Vista. This is the first desktop operating system the company has released since Windows XP, and it contains many innovations. One of the most visible improvements is ...More
    June 13, 2007 Chris Lautenbach Posted in Articles, Technology
  • Grandbridge Capital Ready for Business
    A new company, Grandbridge Capital LLC, has been formed to focus on middle-market recourse and non-recourse bridge and construction loans, mezzanine financing and joint-venture equity investments. ...More
    June 13, 2007 Posted in News, Finance
  • Mako Steel Sponsors Minor League Baseball Team
    Mako Steel Inc. has sponsored minor-league baseball team The Mako Steel Sharks of North San Diego County for the spring and summer seasons. ...More
    June 12, 2007 Posted in News
  • 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