• Chiswell to Address SS 'Feasibility' in Reno
    Industry expert and consultant Jim Chiswell will address the topic "Feasibility: Is There Any Room Left to Build?" at the ISS Expo in Reno, Nev., July 19-22. ...More
    March 29, 2006 Posted in News
  • Guidance, anyone?
    It isn't unusual for me to receive phonecalls and e-mails from people who are new to the self-storage industry or those seeking guidance in particular development/operational matters. I probably get an average of five to seven communications of this nature every day. While ...More
    March 29, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Self-Storage Heroine (No, not me, silly!)
    Today, a friend and co-worker shared an interesting tale: He was listening to Adam Carolla on the radio when a 62-year-old self-storage manager named Iris called into the show from Cocoa, Fla. Iris, a champion bodybuilder, had recently had the experience of chasing and ...More
    March 28, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Storage Universe Slightly Expanded
    A wonderful surprise this morning as I sign on and sift through the weekend's e-mail: A budding storage operator in the Houston area read my post from a few days ago in which I urged professionals in the business to start their own blogs. Dario and Anna Vargas took my words ...More
    March 27, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • 9/11: Never Forgotten
    It was almost exactly two years ago that eight British-born Pakistani men were arrested in London suburbs on suspicion of plotting a terrorist bomb attack. They were apprehended after more than a half-ton of ammonium-nitrate fertilizer (a basic ingredient in home-made ...More
    March 24, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • ISS and Greenberger Host Monthly Legal Webinars
    Inside Self-Storage (ISS) and industry legal expert Jeffrey Greenberger have partnered to provide a monthly webinar series covering legal topics. ...More
    March 24, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Expo Heads to Reno-Tahoe
    Phoenix-based Inside Self-Storage (ISS), which produces a monthly magazine, bi-annual tradeshows and education programs for the self-storage industry, will host its next expo at the Hilton Reno Resort & Casino in Reno-Tahoe, Nev., July 19-22. ...More
    March 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • HI-Tech Joins OpenTech Partner Program
    HI-Tech Smart Systems Inc. has joined the OpenTech Alliance Partner Program so users of its RentPlus software can take advantage of the INSOMNIAC self-storage kiosk. ...More
    March 23, 2006 Posted in News, Technology
  • The Power of Blogs
    What do you call it when the subject of a writing or conversation is the writing or conversation itself? I forget. At any rate, today's blog post is about—ta da!—blogs. But not just any blogs, self-storage blogs, as one was highlighted in today's news. A release that went ...More
    March 23, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • Vegas Expo Scrapbook to Be Published in May Issue of ISS
    Photos from the recent Inside Self-Storage Expo in Las Vegas will be published in the May 2006 issue of ISS magazine. ...More
    March 21, 2006 Posted in News