Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 5


Nov | Dec 2016  vol. 4 | ed. 6

inside

features

commentary

PMPs Role in Pollinator Health

presidential perspective

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By Jim Fredericks, Ph.D., NPMA

Exploring the factors impacting honey bee health as well
as recent nationwide efforts by the National Pest
Management Association to increase awareness of
honey bee health issues will be explored here.

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Changes Ahead as We Look Toward the Future
By Adam W. Jones, 2016 FPMA President

departments

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By Linda Lane, National Fit Testing Services, LLC

3 Reasons Why Blogging is
Important to Your Web Marketing

Respiratory Protection Compliance:
Florida OSHA vs Federal OSHA
While respiratory protection may be complex, employers
and safety managers can create an effective respiratory
protection program that is compliant with OSHA
standards if you following these proactive guidelines.

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marketing matters

By Alain Parcan, Market Hardware
When users see a blog on a company website, they instantly
know they've found a credible business, capable of providing
quality pest control services and advice. This can go a long way
toward making that user confident enough to call your business.

A Win and a Smile for the Good Guys!

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By Andy McGinty, LIPCA Insurance, and
LeAnn Diamond, Esq., Albin Roach, PLLC

5 Strategies for Managing Remote Branches

The story of how a simple WDIR turned into a
complicated lawsuit with a six-figure demand.

operational excellence

By Michael Rolman, VP of Sales and Operations, Environmental
Pest Service

As our industry continues to consolidate, the challenge
of managing employees in other locations is becoming
more common at many companies. Sooner or later,
you may find yourself responsible for technicians and
salespeople that you don't see regularly. Here's how
to get the best out of your far-flung branches.

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FPMA corner
Want to know what's happening with your association?
Read on for a list of new FPMA members, as well as programs
and training, and the latest industry news and updates.

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advertiser index

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016

Presidential Perspective: Changes Ahead as We Look Toward the Future
PMPs Role in Pollinator Health
Respiratory Protection Compliance: Florida OSHA vs Federal OSHA
Marketing Matters: 3 Reasons Why Blogging Is Important to Your Web Marketing
A Win and a Smile for the Good Guys!
Operational Excellence: 5 Strategies for Managing Remote Branches
FPMA Corner
Advertiser Index
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - cover1
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - cover2
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 3
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 4
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 5
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - Presidential Perspective: Changes Ahead as We Look Toward the Future
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 7
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - PMPs Role in Pollinator Health
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 9
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 10
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 11
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - Respiratory Protection Compliance: Florida OSHA vs Federal OSHA
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 13
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 14
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 15
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 16
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - Marketing Matters: 3 Reasons Why Blogging Is Important to Your Web Marketing
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - A Win and a Smile for the Good Guys!
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 19
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 20
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 21
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - Operational Excellence: 5 Strategies for Managing Remote Branches
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 23
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - FPMA Corner
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - 25
Pest Perspectives - November/December 2016 - Advertiser Index
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