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Reminder: Submit Your 2013 NACD Distributor of the Year nominations
There is still time to submit your nominations for the 2013 NACD Distributor of the Year Award! Each year, NACD recognizes one individual employed by a NACD distributor member company as the NACD Distributor of the Year for their leadership and achievement in the industry at the Annual Meeting. Nominations for the award are being accepted until Tuesday, Oct. 15. Please submit your nomination to Lucinda Schofer at, including a brief statement on why you believe your nominee should be considered. For more information, please click here.
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Gain convertible leads — exhibit in the Business Marketplace at Annual Meeting
Network and connect with fellow members and affiliates by reserving a table in the Business Marketplace (formerly Vendor Expo) at the 42nd NACD Annual Meeting! Showcase your products and services to over 600 key-decision makers in the industry and gain convertible leads and make sales. The Business Marketplace is open throughout the week of Nov. 18-21 at the Marco Island Marriott. Click here to view our Prospectus and sign up today. Space is limited, so act now!
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Network and connect with your suppliers and industry peers at the Annual Meeting
In addition to the educational programming at the NACD Annual Meeting, the conference offers a number of worthwhile networking opportunities to reconnect with old friends, as well as network with new and potential colleagues. From evening receptions, to golf, to Everglades and Fishing Tours, there is a little something for everyone. Register Now for Nov. 18-21 at the Marco Island Marriott, or click "Read More" to learn a bit about each networking activity.
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Responsible Distribution Workshop in Baltimore rescheduled
The October Responsible Distribution Workshop has been rescheduled for Dec. 12. Agenda is currently being revamped but will include sessions on OSHA Inspection, Handling & Storage, Security, Near Misses and more! Register today by clicking here.
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Affiliates: Advertise in the 2014 Membership Directory — early bird deadline approaching
Put your company's name in front of NACD members all year long by advertising in the 2014 Membership Directory! The NACD Membership Directory is sent to more than 750 executives and staff of more than 400 member, affiliate companies and related industry associations — increase your company's exposure in the industry by reserving space NOW. Reserve space in the 2014 directory by Oct. 18 and receive 10 percent off the posted rate! Click here to view pricing and reserve now.
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The real cost of hiring the wrong employee
The real cost of onboarding is $240,000 per employee, according to a blog post by a well-known recruiter named Jorgen Sundberg, That's some serious sticker shock. He notes that the total cost of recruiting the wrong employee includes hiring, total compensation, eventual severance pay and other factors like legal fees and totals more like $840,000 when you factor in all of these costs. In other words, how you hire couldn't be more important.
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Responsible Distribution Seminar in Panama
In an attempt to further strengthen responsible management systems in chemical distribution within the Americas, NACD is collaborating with chemical distributor representatives from Mexico's ANIQ, Canada's CACD, and Brazil’s Associquim to determine the feasibility of a seminar next June in Panama City. The intended audience would include chemical distributors throughout North, Central and South America. Registration fees have not been determined yet. Would you and/or others from your organization be interested in possibly attending the seminar?
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Small business: Extracting more from an online presence
Research undertaken recently on behalf of Verisign — the registry for .com and .net and network infrastructure operator for a variety of other domains — shows that smaller businesses are not getting all they can out of their Internet presence.
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4 ways to make your networking more meaningful
In the spirit of sharing generously, here are four tips on making your networking more meaningful. Next time you reach out to someone — or go to a professional event — try this approach. Rather than anxiously trying to make an impression, let others make an impression on you. Give your attention rather than trying to attract attention. You will connect in a more meaningful way.
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Social media etiquette
By Charlotte Bohnett
Social media has been around for a while, but corporate presence on such platforms is still relatively new and continually evolving. As such, companies still have plenty of lessons to learn. We've all seen the news articles about brands committing major faux paus online, and sadly, these companies could have avoided most, if not all, of these blunders. It's not too late for you, though.
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