Rent Talk http://rermag.com/blog/19860/feed Rent Talk is the premier blog of Rental Equipment Register Magazine en 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 Investment in Education and Mid-Sized Rental http://rermag.com/blog/investment-education-and-mid-sized-rental <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>It’s not easy to find qualified workers who want to do the kind of physical work that is required in this era when kids tend to grow up sitting in front of computer screens.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/investment-education-and-mid-sized-rental" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/investment-education-and-mid-sized-rental#comments Business Info Analysis Silver Rent Talk Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:49:00 +0000 88841 at http://rermag.com Expansion, Growth, Optimism and Weak Rental Rates http://rermag.com/blog/expansion-growth-optimism-and-weak-rental-rates <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Although this year’s <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/rer-100?intlink=autlink" title="See the RER 100">RER 100</a></span> was less dramatic than recent years in terms of rental volume growth, there certainly were some strong performances and significant growth trends.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/expansion-growth-optimism-and-weak-rental-rates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/expansion-growth-optimism-and-weak-rental-rates#comments Business Info Analysis Rer 100 Silver Rent Talk Mon, 01 May 2017 18:29:00 +0000 88461 at http://rermag.com Gut Feel versus Statistics and Metrics http://rermag.com/blog/gut-feel-versus-statistics-and-metrics <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Owning a rental business in this competitive landscape is so much more complex than previous generations and that is why metrics and as much knowledge as possible are necessary.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/gut-feel-versus-statistics-and-metrics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/gut-feel-versus-statistics-and-metrics#comments Business Info Analysis Rent Talk Sat, 01 Apr 2017 16:11:00 +0000 87651 at http://rermag.com