Rent Talk http://rermag.com/blog/19860/feed Rent Talk is the premier blog of Rental Equipment Register Magazine en The Urgent Mindset of Rental http://rermag.com/blog/urgent-mindset-rental <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>In a dealership, a purchaser might be fine with delivery in a week or maybe three months depending on equipment lead times. But ordering a unit for a short-term rental is more like ordering a pizza. They are hungry now, and it better be hot.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/urgent-mindset-rental" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/urgent-mindset-rental#comments Business Info Analysis Silver Rent Talk Fri, 11 May 2018 19:21:00 +0000 97401 at http://rermag.com On Trade Wars and Virtual Reality http://rermag.com/blog/trade-wars-and-virtual-reality <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Trump stated that trade wars are a good thing and easily won, ignoring the casualties of such a conflict. I was not an economics major but I don’t recall anything I’ve ever read that showed economic benefits from a trade war.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/trade-wars-and-virtual-reality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/trade-wars-and-virtual-reality#comments Business Info Analysis Software Rent Talk Thu, 01 Mar 2018 22:59:00 +0000 96221 at http://rermag.com Playing the Devil's Advocate http://rermag.com/blog/playing-devils-advocate <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Sometimes downturns are predictable; sometimes we don’t know what hit us until it does and all that iron is in the yard with payments due and no place to go.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/playing-devils-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/playing-devils-advocate#comments Business Info Analysis Silver Rent Talk Wed, 07 Feb 2018 07:15:00 +0000 95681 at http://rermag.com Business Plans and Problem Solving http://rermag.com/blog/business-plans-and-problem-solving <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Business planning is easier said than done and not all business owners are really good at it.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/business-plans-and-problem-solving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/business-plans-and-problem-solving#comments Business Info Analysis Silver Rent Talk Mon, 01 Jan 2018 18:53:00 +0000 93991 at http://rermag.com Setting the Stage for Unique Innovations http://rermag.com/blog/setting-stage-unique-innovations <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>I hope you all check out our gallery of this year’s Innovative Product Award, which has very exciting new products.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/setting-stage-unique-innovations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/setting-stage-unique-innovations#comments Innovative Product Awards Silver Rent Talk Fri, 01 Dec 2017 16:29:00 +0000 93701 at http://rermag.com The Value of Contingency Planning http://rermag.com/blog/value-contingency-planning <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Rental company contingency plans are really a kind of hurricane insurance.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/value-contingency-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/value-contingency-planning#comments Generators Pumps Business & Technology Rent Talk Wed, 01 Nov 2017 20:59:00 +0000 93271 at http://rermag.com The Next Frontier in Rental Software http://rermag.com/blog/next-frontier-rental-software <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>In this month&rsquo;s cover story we tried to give you a feel for how rental industry software is covering virtually every aspect of a rental operation. Software makes the yard staff more efficient, as well as the service technicians, the sales staff, accounting and other office support, truck drivers, and the counter personnel. It can help management slice and dice numbers in every possible way to help a company analyze its performance.</p></div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/next-frontier-rental-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/next-frontier-rental-software#comments Software Silver Rent Talk Sun, 22 Oct 2017 06:08:00 +0000 92311 at http://rermag.com Rentals in the Hurricane Season http://rermag.com/blog/rentals-hurricane-season <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Hurricane season has come, and rather dramatically this year.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/rentals-hurricane-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/rentals-hurricane-season#comments Business Info Analysis Headline News Power Generation Silver Rent Talk Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:14:00 +0000 92091 at http://rermag.com Why Cooper Works and Here Come the Buyers http://rermag.com/blog/why-cooper-works-and-here-come-buyers <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>I hope you enjoy this month’s story about Cooper Equipment Rentals. I think you’ll find the story of their dramatic growth to be extremely interesting and relevant.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/why-cooper-works-and-here-come-buyers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/why-cooper-works-and-here-come-buyers#comments Rental Profiles Silver Rent Talk Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:37:00 +0000 91531 at http://rermag.com It’s All in How You Use It http://rermag.com/blog/it-s-all-how-you-use-it <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Software in the rental industry has come a very long way in the past 15, 20 years. For that matter, it’s come a long way in the past five, even the past one!</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/it-s-all-how-you-use-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/it-s-all-how-you-use-it#comments Software Silver Rent Talk Sat, 01 Jul 2017 16:00:00 +0000 90721 at http://rermag.com