The Portal Magazine

The International Association of Movers magazine, The Portal, is truly a global publication. Read by thousands around the world and mailed to more than 170 countries six times a year, The Portal Magazine is our members' premier information, advertising and communications resource. For earlier versions of The Portal, see the archives below.

Latest Issue: The Portal - Sep/Oct 2016

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Issue Highlights:

PORTAL FOCUS: IAM 54th ANNUAL MEETING

  • HEADLINES / Terry R. Head
    • Sell or Cell: How’s That Spelled?
  • Meet the Candidates
    • IAM By-Law Amendments and/or Revisions
    • Notice of Proposed IAM-YP By-law Amendments and/or Revisions
    • Knowledge Lab: Tentative Schedule
    • Knowledge Lab Presenters
    • The Future Foretold
    • IAM Hall of Honor Inductees
    • Parades and Food ... and All That Jazz
    • IAM Annual Meeting Exhibitors
    • Sponsors
  • IAM Young Professionals (IAM-YP)
  • Military/Government Update / Charles L. White
  • TRENDS IN MARKETING & MESSAGING
    • From “First Date” to Customer for Life / Joyce Dexter
    • FIDI’s Focus on Content / Jesse Van Sas
    • Modern Communication Tools That Can Help Your Business Grow / Maia Marchionatto
    • Engage the Customer to Close the Sale / Nikhil Ohri
  • Portal to Asia / Rob Faraone
  • Risk Management
    • The Insurance Act of 2015: What Does it Mean? / John Luker
    • Trade Credit Insurance: Who Needs It and How It Works / Kelly Moran
  • TechNotes
  • Maritime/Ocean Shipping
    • You May Need to be Registered or Licensed with the FMC / Brian Limperopulos
    • C-TPAT: The Value of the “P” / Laura May Carmack
  • IAM Looking Back
    • Landmark Decision: ICC Approves Operations of Exempt Freight Forwarders / Rick Curry
  • Executive Suite
    • Know the Legalities of Your Business and Industry / Ajithkumar
  • Movers Doing Good

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2013

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2012

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2010

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2009

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2008

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2007

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2000

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