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04/29/2011

Self-Storage Operators Step Up to Help Victims of Tornadoes in the South

As we’ve seen many times before, self-storage operators are offering their services and support to communities in need.
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04/27/2011

The Science Behind Being Happy: What It Means for Your Self-Storage Business

Scientists have been researching everything from how to power our cars and homes to what makes us truly happy and productive. Recently, they’ve confirmed what most hiring managers have known for a long time: If you’re happy and have a great attitude, you’ll be more successful at work and life.
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04/21/2011

Playing Favorites: Choose Yours in the Inside Self-Storage ‘Best of Business’ Poll

This week ISS is introducing a new way to recognize your favorite self-storage vendors—the first ever Best of Business opinion poll. It’s your chance to tell the world which companies top your awesome list.
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04/15/2011

Search-Engine Optimization Tips for Self-Storage Operators

Over the past couple of years, self-storage operators have learned just how important having a Web presence is to drawing new tenants. Some facility operators say 40 percent to 50 percent of new customers find them online, so it’s no surprise operators are learning how to boost their online presence through search-engine optimization.
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04/13/2011

What Is a Self-Storage Manager?, Part 2

In the last blog, I shared with you a story of an owner with a bad attitude. This time, it’s managers who will take the heat.
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04/07/2011

From Self-Storage Renter to Employee: What I’ve Learned About Customer Service

When I started my adventure in the world of self-storage it wasn’t as a storage manager but a potential client. It was the care and consideration of a storage manager that led me to the industry.
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04/01/2011

Self-Storage Operators: Looking for More Info on Technology?

It seems our society is starved for all things technology. It was definitely a hot topic at the recent Inside Self-Storage World Expo in Las Vegas, March 14-16.
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