Government Connections - Fall 2013 - (Page 17)
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Fall 2013
Going PlacesTee Off in Texas
Finding Contract Solutions and Savings
Three Rules for Working with Difficult and Nasty People
Meet a MemberNick Hussein, DoubleTree by Hilton Bay City-Riverfront
Conference ConnectionMeeting Planners by the Numbers
Question for Our MembersHow Have Changes in Government Meetings Impacted Your Company?
Government Connections - Fall 2013