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Inside Self-Storage Magazine: March 2014

The Inside Self-Storage March 2014 issue explores the myths and facts behind hiring third-party service companies for facility management, maintenance, training, marketing, pest control and more.

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Inside Self-Storage March 2014
When it comes to hiring an outside service company, self-storage operators must weigh the pros and cons. All too often, misconceptions get in the way of making informed decisions. Whether it’s hiring a management company to oversee day-to-day operation, a pest-control provider or even a call center, it’s critical to separate the myths from the facts. This issue of ISS takes looks at hiring third-party services, exposing the misconceptions operators may have about outsourcing.

Articles include:

  • Negotiating third-party service contracts
  • The facts about hiring a third-party management company
  • Misconceptions about working with a call center 
  • The benefits of hiring a pest-management professional
  • The truth about selecting a marketing agency
  • Myths about hiring a maintenance company 
  • What an outside manager trainer brings to the table
  • Networking and learning at the 2014 ISS Expo
  • Creating promotional materials that drive new rentals 
  • How to choose a builder for your next project