Keeping up with the Plant & Hire Aid Alliance

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This month’s Front Porch guest is Joan McKinlay from our UK office, who participated in the Plant & Hire Aid Alliance‘s recent convoy to Slovakia to provide equipment and supplies to Ukrainian refugees. Since the full episode won’t be shared until after the next Plant & Hire Aid Alliance event takes place, we wanted to […]

Podcast: The #PORIC22 Industry Panel

The PORIC22 Industry Panel onstage at the International Conference in 2022.

In a special edition of The Front Porch, we recorded our Industry Panel session at the 2022 International Conference. Panelists include, in order of appearance: John Hiatt, SitePro Rentals Frances Ellison, Curated Events Michelle Kuenning Bullock, Tates Rents Matt Musgrove, Tejas Equipment Rental We talked about the challenges they’ve seen in the rental industry over […]

Now’s the Time To Sell, but Why Are Prices So Strong?

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The following blog is from Rouse Services, a platinum sponsor of Point of Rental’s 2022 International Conference. This market update comes from Rouse’s blog, written by Raffi Aharonian, Managing Director of Rouse Appraisals. Learn more about Rouse at their website or by attending this year’s conference. With the landmark Orlando auction officially in the books—attracting […]

The Lifecycle of a Credit Card Payment

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The following blog is from Global Payments Incorporated, a platinum sponsor of Point of Rental’s 2022 International Conference. Learn more about them at their website or by attending this year’s conference. It sounds easy – a consumer hands a credit card to a merchant and buys a product or service. The money is debited from […]

Five Reasons Point of Rental Customers Join SmartEquip

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The following blog is from SmartEquip, a gold sponsor of Point of Rental’s 2022 International Conference. Learn more about them at their website or by attending this year’s conference. Today’s business world thrives on collaboration and working with trusted partners to build efficiencies and advantages. That is the core mission of the SmartEquip Network, which […]

The Secret to an Efficient Rental Fleet: GPS Tracking

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The following blog is from TSO Mobile, a gold sponsor of Point of Rental’s 2022 International Conference. Learn more about them at their website or by attending this year’s conference. The success of your rental business is reliant on the ability to see and manage all the moving parts of your operation while creating a […]

The Dirty Little Secrets of Business Intelligence: Building a Data Culture

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The following blog is from enVista BI, a platinum sponsor of Point of Rental’s 2022 International Conference. Learn more about them at their website or by attending this year’s conference. Like many complex information technology (IT) programs, an effective business intelligence (BI) program requires a purposeful combination of people, process and technology. When one considers […]

Kiwi Hire Group Earns 3 HIANZ Awards

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In August, the Hire Industry Association of New Zealand gathered in Christchurch to celebrate the successes of the previous year in the hire industry. Christine Potter and Kiwi Hire Group left the conference with THREE awards: The Company Image Award, the People and Culture Award, and New Zealand’s Hire Company of the Year (for companies […]

Celebrating Young Professionals: RM’s 12 To Watch Under 40 in 2022

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There’s no shortage of young, talented professionals in the rental industry in 2022, and Rental Management magazine has come out with their annual list of 12 to Watch Under 40. Congratulations to everyone on this year’s list: Casey Bisonet, Ben Blood, Erin Brochu, Stefanie Donabandian, Gina Glas, T.J. Hermesman, El Ioannou, Rob W. Pedersen, Alix […]

Jeremy Mackey, Lead Trainer for Learning & Development

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Jeremy Mackey grew up wanting to be a Power Ranger and now he’s delivering lessons and knowledge to Point of Rental users…so, pretty close! We got his backstory, learned what brought him from Oklahoma to Texas and got his fantasy football insights just in time for your drafts (he’s a back-to-back defending fantasy league champion […]