Monthly Archive: August, 2014

Pre-packing Tips for Storage Use

Packing may sound like a simple exercise, however there are many ways in which packing can leave us stressed out and dismayed. Even when it’s for something good, the packing process is often… Continue reading

Watch out – the Gen Y’ers are coming!

Quite often, as I speak to self storage owners about hiring new staff, I will hear them complain that “we had a young guy/girl working here recently but they lasted about 5 minutes…”… Continue reading

Going green in Self Storage

Environmental sustainability, being green, is no longer just for minority groups, it is now mainstream with almost every major company in Australia and New Zealand working towards improving their green image. This is… Continue reading

10 ways to hire poorly…

Hiring new staff for your storage facility isn’t as easy as it looks, but here are some sure-fire ways to botch it up. 1. Hire in a hurry Your old manager is about… Continue reading