NPSA News

Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

Harvey Won't Keep US Down! Started by 5 friends who all live, work and raise their families in the Houston market and want to help any way possible. We want to pool our resources and assis…

NPSA Member Jay Williams Yard Hit by Flashflood

NPSA member and Treasurer Jay Williams yard was hit by a flashflood on July 26th. In his own words: "This is our Kansas City, Kansas location after a flash flood Weds night. Looks like a Je…

Basics of Social Media

Promote Your Business Online
Amber Kazmierski
Colorado Storage Systems What is Social Media? Merriam-Webster defines it as: ‘Forms of electronic communication (as Web sites fo…

Managing Lien Sales through On-line Auction Platforms

Protect yourself from Non-payment Jim Grant, storagebattles.com The portable storage business continues to develop at a fast pace throughout the country with operators entering the market on…

Companion Business Considerations

How to Select the Best Companion Business
Mark Graham
President, The Advice Store Over the past 20 years of getting to know so many people in the portable storage business, one of t…

Companion Businesses

Diversify your business, expand your revenue Remember when Amazon just sold books? Jeff Bezos and company eventually took diversification to ridiculous new heights - and saw profits skyrocket.…

Industry Legends: Louis Eagle

Success is a Family Affair Industry Legends: Louis Eagle
Louis Eagle, Eagle Leasing Success is a family affair for the Eagle clan. Louis Eagle, president of The Eagle Leasing Co., make…

Using LKE's to Boost Profits (Pt 1)

Help your customers, Help your business
Ken Palmen
President, EquipEx The ability to share some basic knowledge of Sections 1031, 168 and 179 can create a terrific win-win scenari…

Improve the Bottom Line - Pay Attention to Revenue and Expense Details

Optimize your revenue without increasing investment
Anders Norlin
Box Credit The U.S. economy has been growing steadily for the last few years. Most portable storage companies have…

A Mile Wide and An Inch Deep

The Single Site Guy Phil Herndon
The Single Site Guy Last month I met with a customer of mine who sells and installs artificial turf. At my church we are looking at improving some of the…

Chart Plotter

Find your way through Government Trucking Regulations
Dan Sullivan
Plus Compliance, Inc I have been a boater for over 30 years. A well-equipped boat will have a chart plotter - a…

NPSA Looking Ahead (exist) - 6

A Message From the Chairman Joe Kent, NPSA Chairman The beginning of the year is always an exciting time, and for many it is also a time to make New Year's resolutions; many of us make commit…

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