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Application Deadline: June 30


Presented by NPMA's Leadership Development Group, the NPMA Gives Award recognizes NPMA member companies that have demonstrated leadership through their dedication and contribution to the good of the community. As part of its mission, the Leadership Development Group is committed to honoring those companies that have made a real contribution to their community.


Such contributions are demonstrated through carrying out and/or participating in community service projects. These projects may be industry related (complimentary pest control for at risk environments, etc.), or non-industry related (walk/run, raising funds for the community, blood drives). The entry must demonstrate the company's consistency over a minimum of a three-year period.


The winning company will be featured in the September/October issue of PestWorld magazine and recognized at Academy 2019 in Phoenix, AZ. Click here to view judging criteria and to submit your application.


Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=552566&issueID=65894 to view the full article online.

 
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Register today for “Marketing Made Easy with Mainframe: A digital marketing agency designed exclusively for pest control companies” on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 3:30 PM EDT.

Mainframe, powered by the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), is chock full of ready-made, professionally designed social media and digital content, as well as advertising, direct mail and public relations materials specifically created for pest control companies to help grow their businesses. This digital marketing service in many cases can either replace or enhance a relationship with a brick and mortar agency. 

New assets are added every month to give subscribers the digital and traditional marketing tools needed to stand out and communicate with both prospects and customers alike, saving you both time and money. If you are ready to take your company’s marketing to the next level, join us for this informative webinar that will give you an exclusive tour of the new Mainframe and learn how to best navigate the site and take advantage of the all the assets available for download.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=552580&issueID=65894 to view the full article online.

 
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Health benefits coverage is a focus for small employers as they look for innovative and cost-effective ways to provide benefits. NPMA understands this and has developed some great benefit options for our members. Offered as a whole package or as individual products, we help you navigate the healthcare maze and bring better savings and health to your employees.  Increase your buying power! Click here to view a full list of NPMA Health Exchange options.


Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=552583&issueID=65894 to view the full article online.

 
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NPMA Education and Events
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The Pest Posse, a weekly YouTube series dedicated to the pest management professional. The curriculum will keep the pest management professional performing at their best by delivering courses on safety, pest identification, reading pesticide labels and specific application techniques.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/pdf/The_Pest_Posse_Press_Release.pdf to view the full article online.


The pest control association of Mexico, ANCPUAC, will celebrate its 35th Annual International Congress of Pest Controllers on June 24th to 28th, 2019, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The congress will focus on the importance of the industry in protecting health and property and achieving new levels of professionalism as well as market opportunities and advances in technology.


Visit https://ancpuac.org/eventos/xxxv-congreso-internacional-de-controladores-de-plagas-2/ to view the full article online.

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Weekly Headlines

Fortune

The CDC will start monitoring the nation’s tick problem this year as well as the diseases that the pests might be carrying. The reason: to determine where Americans might stand a larger chance of acquiring a tick-borne illness.

Visit http://fortune.com/2019/03/27/the-cdc-will-start-tracking-ticks-this-year/ to view the full article online.


KBJR

In Minnesota, there’s a population of animals spiraling toward extinction, cave and mine dwelling bats.  The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is warning of a major wildlife imbalance, with serious consequences for us all.

Visit https://kbjr6.com/news/top-stories/2019/04/01/mn-decreasing-bat-population-could-cause-rise-in-insects-pests/ to view the full article online.


Patch

As "spring cleaning" season nears, health officials offer tips on protecting yourself from the potentially fatal infection.

Visit https://patch.com/california/lamesa/3-mice-test-positive-hantavirus-san-diego-county to view the full article online.


The New York Times

Scientists have isolated a receptor that helps the bloodthirsty insects find you.

Visit https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/29/science/mosquitoes-sweat-receptors.html to view the full article online.

For your Business

Chief Executive

If your company culture is giving you flashbacks to your family’s worst reunions, it’s time to rewrite dynamics.

Visit https://chiefexecutive.net/resolve-company-fiefdoms/ to view the full article online.


Forbes

While both managers and leaders are important, they are not the same—focus on three key areas to level up from manager to leader.

Visit https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbescoachescouncil/2019/03/28/level-up-into-leadership/#39b555c64afc to view the full article online.


Fast Company

You can’t achieve and sustain success until you learn to overcome fear’s attempts to stop you in your tracks.

Visit https://www.fastcompany.com/90327160/how-to-know-when-fear-is-driving-your-procrastination to view the full article online.


Entrepreneur

If instead you are wondering what you as a leader can do to increase morale, productivity and engagement, here are other ideas.

Visit https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/331186 to view the full article online.


Business2Community

Marketing is a tool used to create and maintain demand, relevance, reputation, competition and more. Without it, your business is likely to close down due to lack of sales.

Visit https://www.business2community.com/marketing/why-is-marketing-important-9-reasons-why-you-really-do-need-it-02186221 to view the full article online.

Trending Articles

WWLP

Ticks are mostly just an annoyance when you're trying to enjoy the outdoors, but they can also be harmful to you and your pets.

Visit https://www.wwlp.com/health/tick-season-has-begun-in-massachusetts/1871679208 to view the full article online.


KGNS

A Florida man is on the lookout for a nutty squirrel who is being blamed for a series of attacks. The offending rodent has gone after four people, using its claws and teeth to injure his victims.

Visit https://www.kgns.tv/content/news/Man-attacked-by-neighborhood-squirrel-507619691.html to view the full article online.


CBS42

Spring has arrived, which means warm weather is on the way. But that brings bugs, and one pest control expert says the conditions are right to create a banner year for mosquitoes.

Visit https://www.cbs42.com/news/local/mosquitoes-snakes-and-termites-bug-season-is-here/1863049692 to view the full article online.

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