“Your team is amazing in their communication, attention to detail, and providing excellent customer service to Sabre's employees and their families for their packing, shipping, and storage needs. Moving to and from an assignment can be terribly stressful for all parties involved, but you and your team really go above and beyond the normal expectations to relieve that stress from the employees and their families.”
“This was my first major move and I was not as prepared as I should have been, but your guys were so helpful and understanding. They were so efficient and amazing. They worked quickly, and truthfully, it was a pleasure having them. From the moment they walked in, I felt comfortable and knew I was in good hands. You run an unbelievable business.”
Summer in the moving industry. It’s rough, right? As movers, we do most of our annual business in a three month time frame, and it can be stressful. As moving families, you are often juggling home closings, kids vacation schedules and maybe even a new job, not to mention the task of going through all of your belongings/figuring out what goes with and what you don’t need anymore. It’s enough to make all of us dislike what we used to think were the most fun and carefree months of our youth, and make us complain about the little things.
This year was the first year that I decided to plant a garden. Initially, I thought it would be easy, buy a few plants, dig some holes, give the plants some water, and wait for Mother Nature to work her magic.
Moving season is upon us once again. Having spent the last two decades working in the industry, I can tell you from experience that between May through September, the term "multi-tasking" takes on a whole new meaning!
According to the National Association of Realtors, more homes were purchased in April than March in 2014. While there was a rise in sales, the increase was only 0.4% and it doesn’t appear that May will have a strong number either.
From June 3-5, 2014, the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) will conduct its annual International Roadcheck program, which is now in its 27th year! Known as the largest targeted enforcement program on commercial motor vehicles, its predicted that 17 trucks or buses will be inspected every minute, on average.
The AMSA continues to deliver quality information to consumers this month about the importance of researching moving companies. A main concern is “rogue” movers, which are present all over the United States and should be avoided at all costs. They tend to deceive consumers and hold their goods hostage.