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  • EUROMOVERS 3rd virtual conference

    Jul 09, 2021
    On 19 May, 2021, EUROMOVERS held the third of its virtual conferences to help keep members up to date of developments within the organisation and acknowledge its high achievers.
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  • Tony Allen: And Finally... Have a nice day!

    Jul 07, 2021
    Do you ever have one of those days when, from the moment you wake up, you just know it’s going to be a bad one when nobody is going to like you and everything is going to go wrong?
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  • Gosselin: Getting to grips with Brexit

    Jul 06, 2021
    Iain Adams and Tim Daniells, Managing Director and Client Account Director for Gosselin in the UK, look at the effect of the changes for the household goods moving industry.
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  • European economy to recover by end of 2022

    Jul 06, 2021
    The European Commission’s Spring 2021 Economic Forecast projects that the EU economy will expand by 4.2% in 2021 and by 4.4% in 2022. The euro area economy is forecast to grow by 4.3% this year and 4.4% next year.
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  • Africa Mobility Services expands operations in Congo

    Jul 06, 2021
    Africa Mobility Services (AMS), is expanding its operations in The Republic of the Congo with the opening of two new facilities in Pointe Noir and the country’s capital Brazzaville.
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  • New membership criteria for Harmony

    Jul 06, 2021
    The Harmony Relocation Network has recently updated its membership criteria. According to Paul Bernardt, Harmony’s managing director, the changes have been implemented to bring the rules more into line with the needs of the current market.
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  • Record performance for UK self storage industry during pandemic

    Jul 06, 2021
    The latest Annual Industry Report from the Self Storage Association UK and Cushman & Wakefield shows the industry has recorded some of its best results during 2020, significantly increasing occupancy and returns.
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  • A tribute to JP Meiring

    Jul 06, 2021
    Steve Jordan offers a tribute to JP Meiring, including an interview with his wife, Tasha, and thoughts from some of his closest friends.
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  • How much do you charge? An interview with Robert Bartup.

    Jul 06, 2021
    Steve Jordan talks to Robert Bartup of GB Liners in the UK about getting the right price for your service and avoiding the race to the bottom.
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  • Looking after international employees’ health

    Jun 11, 2021
    Sarah Dennis, Head of International at Towergate Health & Protection in the UK urges employers to ensure that employees are fully covered for healthcare now Britain has left the EU.
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  • As others see us

    Jun 11, 2021
    Now we are all slowly coming out of enforced isolation, one wonders how standards have suffered? This applies as much to personal standards as it does to business ones.
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  • Family businesses to lead a revived global economy

    Jun 04, 2021
    A new report from the STEP Project Global Consortium and KPMG Private Enterprise has demonstrated how the unique structure of family businesses has empowered them to respond to the impact of COVID-19.
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  • Bringing up the kids: what the industry needs now

    Jun 04, 2021
    Steve Jordan looks at the benefits of experience and the impetuousness of youth and considers what it is the moving industry needs now.
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  • The survival roadmap: meeting challenges as the world changes

    Jun 04, 2021
    In this Q&A article, Brielle Jones, Manager Marketing and Sales for TriGlobal, gives her opinion about some of the challenges faced by moving companies worldwide as the world changes, and what they might do to meet them.
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  • Talking about Self Storage: a Q&A with Rennie Schaefer

    Jun 04, 2021
    In this Q&A-style interview, Rennie Schaefer, Chief Executive Officer at Self Storage Association UK and FEDESSA, talks to Mike Wilson, CEO of SureStore, about institutional investors, expansion, 5th-generation stores, finding good sites and post-COVID challenges.
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  • Key considerations in the New World of Work

    Jun 04, 2021
    Kristin White, Senior Manager, Content and Campaign Strategy for Sterling Lexicon, looks at how the increased flexibility available from remote working raises opportunities and challenges.
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  • How mobility has changed

    Jun 04, 2021
    Lynn Shotwell is the president and CEO of Worldwide ERC (Employee Relocation Council). She’s been in her new role since March 2020, an interesting time for anyone to have a change of job. Steve Jordan spoke to her about the new world of relocation, how it has changed and how will it continue to operate in the future.
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  • Workers want to move more than before the pandemic

    Jun 04, 2021
    Steve Jordan interviews Casey Phelps of Graebel following the company’s release of an extraordinary survey report showing that COVID has made people want to move with work more than in the past, not less.
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  • Hair today, gone tomorrow

    Jun 03, 2021
    Highland cattle seem to revel in having long hair - I’m afraid I don’t! As far as us Homo sapiens are concerned it’s very much a male/female thing I suppose.
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  • Our five strangest home removals during the pandemic

    May 13, 2021
    In these difficult times, former professional rugby player Lee Robinson and his team at Leicester Movers & Storers thought it timely to inject a bit of humour amidst the chaos, with a look back at some of the weirdest and most memorable removals they’ve worked on in the past year.
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