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 - May/Jun 2020

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Issue Highlights:
  • WHITE NOISE
    • Apart, Together / Charles L. White
  • PORTAL FOCUS: COVID-19 RESPONSE
    • IAM Members Respond to COVID-19 Crisis with Creativity, Resilience / Will Kohudic
    • Assessment of the Current State of Moving / Bryan Bloom
    • COVID-19 Review: State of the Industry and the Association / Brian Limperopulos
    • China Perspective: Six Tips for Removals Managers / Thomas Coupat
  • IAM RECEIVABLE PROTECTION PROGRAM (RPP)
    • Tracking the Effectiveness of the RPP / Brian Limperopulos
  • IAM YOUNG PROFESSIONALS (IAM-YP)
    • Socializing in the Time of Coronavirus / Matthieu Odijk and Catherina Stier
  • MILITARY/GOVERNMENT UPDATE
    • Black Swans—Preparing for the Unpredictable / Daniel J. Bradley
  • IAM LOOKING BACK
    • 1988—HHGFAA Membership Reacts to MTMC’s Elimination of Me-Too Rates / Rick Curry
  • IAM LEARNING UPDATE
    • Professional Image / Ray daSilva
  • IAM MOBILITY EXCHANGE UPDATES (IAMX)
    • IAMX Validation—the Next Evolution / Ray daSilva
  • EXECUTIVE SUITE
    • Talking About Moving in the Age of Social Media / Bliss interviews Simone De Cesaris
  • IMA CONFERENCE 2020
    • In Before the Outbreak: IAM Members Attend 2020 IMA Conference in Cambodia
  • USTRANSCOM CONTRACT AWARDED
    • USTRANSCOM Awards Global Household Goods Contract
  • INDUSTRY NEWS
  • WASHINGTON UPDATE
    • COVID-19 Restrictions Broadly Impact Household Goods Moving Industry / Jim Wise and Bryan Vickers, PACE, LLC

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