• Kayaking, Anyone?
    By now, most of our readers know we're heading to Reno-Tahoe for the next Inside Self-Storage Expo on July 19-22. What some you may not realize, however, is this is not a NEW offering. It isn't a "summer expo added to the already stellar lineup of ISS trade events." No. ...More
    April 26, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Dean Jernigan Joins U-Store-It as New CEO
    After the recent resignation of President Steven Osgood and a dramatic dip in stock price, U-Store-It Trust hired industry heavyweight Dean Jernigan as its new chief executive officer. ...More
    April 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Reno 'Shows' the Way to Maximizing Sales
    Brad North of Advantage Business Consulting will share strategies for maximizing a storage facility's sales program on July 19 during the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Reno-Tahoe, Nev. ...More
    April 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Launches Self-Storage Training Institute
    Inside Self-Storage, which has served the industry for more than 15 years via its monthly magazine and bi-annual expos, officially launched its new Self-Storage Training Institute (SSTI). ...More
    April 20, 2006 Posted in News, Finance
  • Buchanan Storage Capital Spearheads ‘Band of Brothers’ Charity Effort
    Buchanan Storage Capital and its supporters are spearheading a charity effort called “Band of Brothers” to improve the lives of people in Central America through the support of various aid organizations. ...More
    April 19, 2006 Posted in News
  • U-Haul Releases 2005 National Migration Trend Report
    U-Haul released the results of its 2005 Migration Trend Report, which identifies the nation's top growth areas and destination cities. ...More
    April 19, 2006 Posted in News
  • Wanted: Bounty to Help Boot the Garbage Bag
    Raelene Gosselin is an 11-year-old foster child in Manitoba, Canada, and she's asking for support. I was happy to read in today's Winnipeg Sun that she's already getting some assistance from Murray and Linda Pitt of Merlyn Self-Storage (they've donated a free storage unit ...More
    April 19, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Learn Techniques for Making Great Hires at ISS Reno Expo!
    On July 19, join industry veteran Mel Holsinger at the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Reno, Nev., as he addresses "Hiring and Training Self-Storage Managers." ...More
    April 18, 2006 Posted in News
  • U-Haul Offers Free Storage to California, Idaho Flood Victims
    U-Haul is offering 30 days of free self-storage to victims of recent flooding and mudslides in the San Francisco Bay area and Boise, Idaho. ...More
    April 18, 2006 Posted in News
  • The Devil's in the Details
    Today's the day. Yeah, I know, yesterday was supposed to be the day. But today's the day. It really is true that the "Devil is in the details." Just try launching a new website, and you'll see. (I'm talking about the unveiling of the new Self-Storage Training Institute, of ...More
    April 18, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog