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PestWorld East conference addressing public health and food safety pest management issues to be held April 9-10, 2019 in Abu Dhabi.


Register by March 13 to receive the early bird discount!


Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=546580&issueID=63090 to view the full article online.

 
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Does your company need a marketing boost that doesn’t break the budget? Consider using Mainframe, an online digital agency powered by the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA). This exclusive subscription service enables companies to access comprehensive marketing materials to jumpstart or supplement existing marketing, public relations, social media and advertising efforts. Learn more.


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Members Make Headlines
Central Life Sciences welcomes Timothy Bennett and Kelly Deutsch to the sales team for its Vector division and Walker Mobley to the sales team for its Zoëcon Professional Products division. They all join as regional sales managers.

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

BedBug Central announced the hiring of Sarah Latyn as a new National Account Manager for the company.

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

Weekly Headlines

Quartz

To some, especially the average American, it might seem like a curse: All it takes is bite of a tiny tick to trigger an allergic reaction to steaks, burgers, and pork.

Visit https://qz.com/1559332/the-cause-of-red-meat-allergies-might-be-ticks-themselves/ to view the full article online.

WTSP

The National Pest Management Association says the Tampa Bay area is one that's at the greatest risk of seeing more vector pests this winter. 

Visit https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/local/tampa-makes-icky-top-10-list/67-f6219f71-51d1-4589-a65a-413e51009732 to view the full article online.


National Geographic

Wallace’s giant bee disappeared for more than a century. Now it’s back, and already being sold online by at least one collector.

Visit https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/2019/02/worlds-largest-bee-rediscovered-not-extinct/ to view the full article online.


U.S. News & World Report

Lincoln officials say librarians have been inspecting each item checked back into the eight library branches, committed to keeping out bedbugs.

Visit https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/nebraska/articles/2019-02-23/librarians-pore-over-books-to-keep-out-the-bedbugs to view the full article online.


NPR

Scientists have launched a major new phase in the testing of a controversial genetically modified organism: a mosquito designed to quickly spread a genetic mutation lethal to its own species, NPR has learned.

Visit https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2019/02/20/693735499/scientists-release-controversial-genetically-modified-mosquitoes-in-high-securit to view the full article online.

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Forbes

Over the last few years, the business landscape has morphed, forcing companies and leaders to transform in many ways. Honesty, intelligence and empathy are required.

Visit https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbescoachescouncil/2019/02/25/the-next-sign-of-great-leadership-emotional-intelligence/#32d82cd35cd3 to view the full article online.


Harvard Business Review

Here’s a strategy that can be used by any executive to engage new hires, create healthy team dynamics and seamlessly transition to a new group culture.

Visit https://hbr.org/2019/02/how-to-make-sure-a-new-hire-feels-included-from-day-one to view the full article online.


Strategy + Business

Today’s employees want jobs that are intrinsically rewarding and that fit their values. And though the meaning of work is different for each person, companies that act now to address these demands will gain a lasting competitive advantage.

Visit https://www.strategy-business.com/feature/Good-Work to view the full article online.


Entrepreneur
You'll do fine if you look at leadership as a responsibility and not as an ego trip.


Visit https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/328741 to view the full article online.


Forbes

In an attempt to get people interested and motivated about their brands, even well-intentioned companies can sometimes accidentally annoy customers with their marketing efforts.

Visit https://www.forbes.com/sites/forbestechcouncil/2019/02/25/spammy-marketing-is-bad-for-your-brand-heres-how-to-avoid-it/#3f10d63a15ac to view the full article online.