Chaired by Lindsey Hemingway, these meetings are designed to keep members abreast of updated or new legislation relevant to the self storage sector, improve members legal knowledge, share best practice on managing legal issues in stores and provide an opportunity for members to share their experiences and outcomes of legal issues. Open only to SSA UK members as the content is UK based.Complimentary for SSA UK members only Online via Zoom Sector Forum Meetings
The inaugural YSN Meeting of 2021 will be held via Zoom. We encourage all YSN members to attend to hear about:
- Future plans and ideas for the next 12 months
- Results of the recent YSN Members Survey
- Q&A session by YSN Board Members
The meeting will also provide the opportunity to virtually network with other group members including suppliers.Online, zoom Young Storage Network Meeting
So, what are the 5 key components of great customer service? How do you deal with those ‘difficult’ customers and turn challenging situations into positive experiences? What types of online and offline tools should you be using to extend the customer service experience beyond direct contact with you? Which factors influence customer loyalty, even after customers stop renting from us? Led by Christel Land, this one-day online session will answer these questions and many more and help you to improve how you negotiate, communicate and even turn a debt collection exercise into a better experience for you and your customer.
£100.00 + VAT for SSA UK and FEDESSA MembersOnline via Zoom Online Training Session
Learn the tips and tricks when opening up a new self storage store from two industry professionals who, between them, have developed and opened dozens of stores across the country. Split over two days, these sessions will explore everything from financing and site selection, through to design and construction, budgeting, planning permissions, branding, staffing and then fill-up. This is the most comprehensive training ever offered to the industry from two of the most successful and skilled self storage operators in the UK.Online Online Training Session
Mystery shopping has shown that web-based sales enquiries are generally handled poorly compared to phone and in-person enquiries. This training session is focused on improving your online sales skills and demonstrating how best to handle these types of enquiries to improve your online conversion rates.Online Online Training Session
Led by Fred de Ryckman de Betz, these meetings are open to all operator and supplier members and provide an opportunity to evaluate and discuss new technologies in the industry, share experiences in adopting new technology and look at technologies that could impact the industry.Complimentary for SSA UK and FEDESSA members Online via Zoom Sector Forum Meetings
Security is always a hot topic and there are many security issues to consider and manage from store to cyber ensuring we remain fully protected from all potential threats.
Chaired by Hugh Murray of BearBox, our Security meetings will offer a platform for members to look at how best to improve industry security and consider risk and compliance.Online Sector Forum Meetings
Chaired by Chris Bryan of blue self storage, the sector forum aims to drive improvement and innovation, encourage sector networking, provide support to new container operators and of course, share best practice. You will also have the opportunity to discuss the challenges and issues you face with like-minded members and as a group, consider and debate possible solutions to tackle them.
Complimentary for SSA UK and FEDESSA membersOnline Sector Forum Meetings