Managing A Storage Facility Effectively

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Managing A Storage Facility Effectively

Although the self storage industry is highly profitable, your business might suffer if you make the wrong choices early on. I have managed various self storage businesses for thirty years, and I can tell you from experience how important it is to pay attention to the details. Please use my website to learn more about how to choose a facility to invest in, how you can manage it effectively, and how you can improve occupancy. Storage businesses can be challenging to run, but they don't have to rule your life. If you take the time to educate yourself and make good decisions, you won't have to worry about lawsuits or employee problems.

Overwhelmed by Debt? A Debt-Free Life May Be Closer Than You Think

The average Canadian owes an average of over $27,000 on things like cars, credit cards and other non-mortgage loans. This is a staggering number for most middle-class Canadians; in most circumstances, it's not possible to simply pay this off in a few months. If you are struggling with high levels of debt, you might feel overwhelmed, anxious and even depressed. The good news is that you might be able to pay down your debt quickly by following a few simple steps. Read More 

Possibly Rabid Raccoons Ready To Rampage This Season: Be Ready!

When you think of pests, cockroaches and rats may come to mind--pests whose very appearance makes people shudder with revulsion. Disease and filth are the images your brain conjures up when you think of them. Raccoons, on the other hand, are undeniably cute. Their bandit-striped face masks and fluffy tails seem to say, "Come play with me." However, don't be deceived: these mischievous mammals represent danger to homeowners or business owners. Read More 

For Quarries, A Scale’s Calibration Costs Weigh Heavily

At stone quarries, truck scales are just as important as any other type of equipment. A quarry needs a scale that is reliable and accurate; otherwise, there's no way of telling how much stone is leaving the site. Of the two types of scales, steel-deck and concrete, steel-deck truck scales are cost less to calibrate and maintain. Therefore, they're the better option for stone quarries. Here's a detailed look at why you should get a steel-deck model if you run a quarry that needs a new scale. Read More 

What Are Your Options If You Suffer Harassment At Work?

If you work in an office, you may expect -- and be accustomed to -- a calm, sedate, and civilized environment populated by professionals. However, these white collar workplaces are not insulated from some of the stereotypical pitfalls of rougher work, including verbal and physical abuse and even sexual harassment. What should you do if you're suffering from harassment from a superior or coworker? Are there choices available that will allow you to keep your job? Read More 

3 Tips That Can Protect Your Small Business From A Lawsuit

Owning and operating a small business is full of risks, both personal and financial, and lawsuits are one of those risks. As a business owner, there is always the chance you or your business will end up in court on the defense end of a lawsuit. This is especially true if you own a business open to the public, like a shop or a restaurant, or a business that employs workers other than yourself. Read More