Government Connections - Winter 2010 - (Page 40)

NATION The Local Focus of SGMP Focusing on the success of some of SGMP’s 31 chapters PORTLAND, OR Fifteen GOSGMP team members walked or “slept in” on September 19 in Portland to help raise $2 million in the West Coast’s second largest (40,000+) Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure! Lila Duncan, Gilmer trustee, daughter Mel and grandchildren, Micha`el and Abby, (future SGMPers) get in the spirit! SACRAMENTO, CA The Sacramento chapter is very proud of their re-designed chapter newsletter, The Pony Express. After much discussion and hard work by chapter leaders, they designed a newsletter that more effectively communicates important chapter information to Sacramento’s 180+ members. We expect the Newsletter of the Year competition to be a tough one this year! Share your chapter’s news and submit news and photos for SGMP at 40 GOVERNMENT CONNECTIONS | WINTER 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Government Connections - Winter 2010

Government Connections - Winter 2010
Table of Contents
President’s Letter
Editor’s Letter
Going Places
Education Edge
That’s Technology
Supplier Strategy
Plan Green
Travel Tips and Trends
Good to Know
Dieting on a Per Diem
The Per Diem Pendulum
Contact Sport vs. Meeting Professionals
Raining Cats & Dogs
Are You Planning to Fail?
7 Deadly Sins of Small Meetings
Meeting Follow-Up is Key to Success
SGMP Nation
Membership News
Conference Connection
Advertisers’ Index
The Meeting Minute

Government Connections - Winter 2010