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With over 100 years of experience, Arpin is a privately owned moving company that provides only the best in moving services for corporate, government, military, and residential customers.

Balancing Moving, Work, and Life. It’s very easy to get overwhelmed when you have a bunch of things on your plate.

Balancing Moving, Work, and Life

Trying to balance your work and social life can be hard enough, but when you throw an upcoming move into the mix, things just get that more challenging. When that happens, what do you do? Recently, Forbes.com posted an article on how to balance moving, working, and living more efficiently. Do You Follow Us Everywhere? First and foremost, thank you for following us!

Do You Follow Us Everywhere?

If you’re seeing this blog entry, chances are that you’re seeing it on one of our social media profiles. Our goal is to always provide you with fresh content that you’ll find of interest. With that said, we’re on a variety of websites/apps that you may not know about. Maricopa County, AZ Leads The Way In Annual Growth. The U.S.

Maricopa County, AZ Leads The Way In Annual Growth

Census Bureau just released their population estimates and Maricopa County, AZ dethroned Harris County, TX as the county with the nation’s highest annual population growth. Moving In With Your Significant Other. Celebrating National Women’s History Month. The month long celebration known today as National Women’s History Month has transformed over time since it all began in 1911.

Celebrating National Women’s History Month

It started as “International Women’s Day” on March 8, 1911, but in 1978, the school district of Sonoma, California took it one step further by participating in “Women’s History Week.” The weeklong celebration took place around the original date of March 8. A few years later in 1980, President Jimmy Carter officially declared the week of March 8 as National Women’s History Week. Arpin Driver Assists Operation Shoebox. The Top Destinations For Millionaires. Earlier last month, we told you the top destinations for Millennials (those aged somewhere between 18 and 34 years old), but what about Millionaires?

The Top Destinations For Millionaires

Is there really information that shows where these wealthy individuals are moving to? There sure is! According to CNBC and New World Wealth, the top three countries that millionaires are moving to are Australia, the United States, and Canada. About 11,000 millionaires moved to Australia last year, with 10,000, and 8,000 moving to the U.S. and Canada respectively. Arpin Begins Composting. The Arpin Sustainability Committee has started a new sustainable initiative at Arpin headquarters in the form of a compost station!

Arpin Begins Composting

Composting has been an idea brought up by employees in the past and the committee was able to see it through. There are two areas at Arpin headquarters where composting is taking place: in the cafeteria and right next to the employee-run garden that was started last June. Moving Tips and Resources: Five Reasons Why You Should Hire Long Distance Movers. Whether you're moving into a studio apartment or a four-bedroom single family house, moving can be quite stressful, time-consuming, and costly if you're not careful.

Moving Tips and Resources: Five Reasons Why You Should Hire Long Distance Movers

The adverse effects of a poorly managed move are only exacerbated when it's a long-distance move across the state or across the country. If something goes wrong with a local move, this is one thing. If it happens when you need to move a thousand miles away, it could affect you much more significantly. The Best Getaways For Valentine’s Day. Ladies and gentleman, take note, Valentine’s Day is four days away!

The Best Getaways For Valentine’s Day

We’re sure you already have everything planned right? Celebrating Black History Month. Since being recognized by the U.S. government in 1976, every February has been dedicated to celebrating Black History Month, which highlights the achievements of black Americans and the central role African Americans play in U.S. history.

Celebrating Black History Month

Here are some facts you may not have known about the month! Canada (1987) and the UK (1995) also celebrate Black History Month, but the UK celebrates it in October. Black History Month originated from “Negro History Week”, which was established in 1926 by the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) to coincide with the birthdays of Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. The ASALH, then known as the ASNLH, was founded in 1915 by Harvard-trained historian Carter G. Defense Wins Championships (And Battles Against Hackers) This past month, Arpin Group completed a cybersecurity penetration test to protect Arpin against any type of hacking activity.

Defense Wins Championships (And Battles Against Hackers)

The test was administered by an independent firm called Digital Boundary Group, which specializes in making companies hacker-proof. These tests are appropriately named “penetration tests,” as DBG actually attempts to break into Arpin’s systems by exploiting possible points of vulnerability. Basically, DBG deploys the same methods that a criminal would use. Since technology is always evolving, these tests will continue annually to protect Arpin against the latest possible threats. The Best States In The U.S. To Make A Living. Do you know if you live in one of the best states in the country to make a living? Last year, personal finance site MoneyRates calculated the top 10 best (and worst) states to live in for 2016. MoneyRates based their ranking on five factors, ranging from cost of living to incidents of workplace injuries. The other three factors that were used were: Median Income State Tax Rates Unemployment Rates. The Top Destinations For Millennials. We’ve all heard the term “Millennials” before, but what age range of people does that really consist of?

Basically, Millennials are aged between 18 and 34 years old, having been born sometime in the early 1980s to the late 1990s/early 2000s. Also known as Generation Y, this is the newest generation right after the previous one, Generation X. Notable Events in 2017. Just like that, 2016 has come to a close. Did it fly by for everyone else like it did for us? How many times have you already written down the date so far this year and accidentally wrote “16” instead of “17”? Here’s To 2016 - An Amazing Year. What a year 2016 was! From January to December, a lot of different things happened involving Arpin. To name a few, we won an EPA Environmental Merit Award, ranked #1 in “Customer Satisfaction” according to Trippel Survey & Research's 22nd Annual Nationwide Relocating Employee Survey, and had an amazing turnout to help Wreaths Across America. Arpin Employees Continue To Help The Community.

When the Arpin Charitable Fund, also known as Arpin Strong, was established in. A Time To Give. Become An Expert Wrapper This Holiday Season. Arpin's 2016 Driver of the Year - Steve Lee. The Change Of Clothing – Summer To Fall. Arpin Takes Home Multiple Awards For Leadership, Values, and Performance. Congrats to Steven Lee – Arpin’s 2016 Driver of the Year! “Leaving the Middle Kingdom for the New World – My move from China to the U.S.” It wasn’t until I received my long-awaited green card that I started to feel settled in my new home country, the United States of America. Moving 101 Basics. 2016 Arpin Agent Spring Meeting Is A Hit! AMSA Leaders Program: Paving the Way for the Future of the Moving Industry. The 97th Annual American Moving & Storage Association Education Conference & Daly Movers Helps “Mummies of the World” In Case You Missed It. Lots happened within the world this week! First, this past Tuesday was International Women’s Day and then, this whole week was National Consumer Protection Week.

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