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Annual Meeting registration rate increase and hotel deadline are TOMORROW - act now
The final day to register for the 42nd Annual Meeting at the Member/Affiliate rate of $1550 is tomorrow, Oct. 25. After this date, the registration fee will increase to $1750/attendee. To secure the current rate, please register now. Our room block for Nov. 18-21 is almost sold out, and the deadline to receive the discounted rate is also Friday, Oct. 25. Please book your room reservations now for Nov. 18-21 to receive the special NACD rate. If you have trouble booking your hotel reservations with the Marriott, please contact Valerie Esty at or 571-482-3042.

In addition to the general sessions, Jason Jennings and Alan Beaulieu will be conducting breakout sessions following their keynote presentations. Click "Read More" to learn more about these special breakout sessions
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Agenda finalized for Dec. 12 workshop in Baltimore!
This is the last one-day regional workshop planned for Responsible Distribution, so make your plans today. Topics include Security, OSHA Inspections, Emergency Response Planning, Handling & Storage and more. Also, we will take a tour of our host's facility, Tilley Chemical, in Belcamp, Md. Single registration is only $75 and includes breakfast and lunch. Register now!
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More than 100 have registered for the Document and Records Webinar. Have you?
Document and Records Control is the heart of any organization. However, it is one of the Responsible Distribution Codes that our members sometimes struggle with. From noon to 1 p.m. ET next Thursday, Oct. 31, Jim Benning, Director of Operations at Hubbard-Hall Inc. and the Responsible Distribution Committee Chairman will discuss how to establish and maintain a documented system to control policies, procedures, forms and records to support Responsible Distribution. Please click here to register for this free webinar.
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National Chemistry Week
Happy National Chemistry Week! This year's theme is "Energy Now and Forever!" Schools and companies across the country are celebrating the value of chemistry in daily life this week through public events, classroom activities and awareness raising. Find out more about how you can participate on the ACS website.
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You Be The Chemist Challenge® organizers' meeting
Thanks to all who attended last week's You Be The Chemist Challenge® organizers' meeting in Alexandria, Va. After hearing so many great ideas over the course of the meeting, we are excited for the 2013 Challenge cycle! To get involved or find out more about the You Be The Chemist Challenge®, visit our website or contact
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The simple shift that will change the way you lead
Historically speaking, a boss was someone who was to be respected and feared. He or she was often a distant figure whose office was apart — literally and figuratively — from the rest of the staff. For some lucky employees, the boss was also someone to admire, even if from a distance.
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9 steps to effective business emails
By Joe Latta
Email communication is a key part of nearly every project, client relationship and business development effort. In fact, according to a study by the Radicati Group, this year the average corporate employee will dedicate 28 percent of each workday to email, sending and receiving more than 115 messages. Unfortunately, all too often the email messages we create are structured and sent in ways that confuse co-workers, annoy clients and frustrate prospects. That's why we're discussing nine easy steps to make your emails simpler and more powerful.
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5 ways to build an extraordinary team culture
Employee teams are one of the best ways to get things done in any business. When you take a group of independently talented people and create a team in which they can merge their talents, not only will a remarkable amount of energy and creativity be released, but their performance, loyalty and engagement will be greatly improved.
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Tips for small business owners looking to jump into social media
The Huffington Post
Because of my background working on social media marketing campaigns for numerous large businesses, small and independent business owners often ask me how they should dive into the social media world, Brandon Suyeoka writes. Many of them have little or no experience with social media and some of them may use it but without purpose. Here are seven general tips I give to them before they take the plunge into social media marketing.
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