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Kick off 2014 with 2 opportunities to learn about the 5th Cycle
Unsure of where to begin on the new Responsible Distribution cycle? NACD is offering two opportunities for members to learn the latest updates to Responsible Distribution and how to fill out the new 5th Cycle Profile and Specifications (formerly Protocol): a webinar and the Spring Workshop.
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Promote your brand with NACD — sponsorship opportunities available
Is promoting your brand a part of your company's New Year's resolution? Look no further...we can help you stand out in the crowd! You can either join the list of Corporate sponsors and gain year-round exposure to the membership, or you may choose to sponsor any NACD event during the year such as the Annual Meeting, ChemEdge, Responsible Distribution, Regional meetings and more. We can work with you on your goals and tailor the sponsorship to your needs. Interested? Call Roselle Foley at 571-482-3041 or email rfoley@nacd.com.
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Develop a winning strategy for your company at UID
The University of Industrial Distribution (UID) is a concentrated educational program focused on the unique needs of the industrial wholesale distribution industry. Held March 9-12 at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis, the four-day program has more than 30 full-day and half-day courses to choose from based on your needs and interests within the industrial wholesale distribution industry. Led by industry experts, fellow colleagues and distribution consultants, this is a crucial program for every member of the chemical distribution industry. For more information on how to register, please click here.
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Participate in NACD's Member Referral Program and earn $300 credit to NACD events
Did you know that if you help NACD recruit a prospective member, you are entitled to a $300 credit towards select NACD meetings? Help us in our goal of engaging all members of our industry in NACD and our Responsible Distribution program. All you need to do is to email us the information you have on potential new members, provide an introduction and we can do the rest. Any questions, please call Roselle Foley at 571-482-3041 or email rfoley@nacd.com.
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US Senate backs creation of 'National Science Week'!
Earlier this month, the Chemical Educational Foundation® (CEF) was excited to see the passage of U.S. Senate Resolution 329, which expresses support for the biennial USA Science & Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. and designates the last week of April 2014 as "National Science Week."

The USA Science & Engineering Festival is the country's only national science festival. It was developed to increase public awareness about the importance of science and to encourage youth to pursue careers in science and engineering by celebrating science the way that we celebrate professional athletes and pop stars. Members of Congress, the Obama administration and numerous federal agencies will be among those participating in the festival and supporting National Science Week.

For more information about the festival, visit www.USAScienceFestival.org. To learn about ways that you can encourage students in your community to get excited about science, contact challenge@chemed.org.

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INDUSTRY NEWS


5 strategies for giving difficult feedback
Forbes
As an employee, how well do you receive corrective or positive feedback? Conversely, are you the boss who fears saying anything negative? These are extremely different conversations. There are some things you can do to ensure that each of these feedback conversations has a positive outcome, while at the same time minimizing the amount of stress or needless angst that is felt by the person on the receiving end of the news.
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Who comes 1st? Customers or employees?
By Mel Kleinman
Who comes first, the customer or the employee? Some argue that running a business is pointless without customers and that making the customer happy comes first. One expert believes that having customers is pointless unless you have employees who will do their utmost every time to create a positive experience for your customers, so making your employees happy comes first.
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Stop managing your employees and start leading them
Business 2 Community
Whether you are a natural born leader or you find yourself thrust into a leadership position by default, developing leadership skills is one of the most important things any member of the workforce should learn. There is also a notable difference between being in charge, and actually being a leader.
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Study: Millennials want more in-person collaboration, less telecommuting
USA Today
Millennials have been variously described as enthusiastic, adaptable, entrepreneurial and skilled multitaskers — and as lazy, entitled and unmanageable job hoppers. What seems to have escaped the modern media machine in its zeal to define this influential generation is that they don't appreciate being shoehorned and typecast. Particularly when it comes to the thing employers have come to count on them for — facilitating technology's integration into the workplace.
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How leaders maintain their composure in difficult times
Forbes
Leaders need to show more composure than ever before in the workplace. With the change management requirements, increased marketplace demands and intensifying competitive factors that surround us, leaders must have greater poise, agility and patience to minimize the impact of uncertainty. How leaders respond to these and other growing pressures is an indicator of their leadership preparedness, maturity and acumen.
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