Tag: education

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Wildlife control is not for the novice

September 9, 2018 By
With wildlife control, a more specialized skill is needed. Read more»
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Arrow’s 2018 intern program deemed success

September 7, 2018 By
Atlanta, Ga.-based Arrow Exterminators’ Summer 2018 Internship Program consisted of 13 students who were introduced to all facets of the pest control industry. With backgrounds ranging from high school graduates to college students, the interns worked across several business departments,... Read more»
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Thriving young professionals group injects new life into AMCA

August 20, 2018 By
Few industries are immune to the challenges that accompany an aging workforce. Industries and organizations lacking an influx of interested, talented young people can lose momentum and become less effective at meeting the needs of their constituents. That’s the scenario the... Read more»
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Pi Chi Omega announces scholarship winners

April 17, 2018 By
Four students have been selected as recipients of a total of $9,000 in scholarships from Pi Chi Omega, the national fraternity for pest management professionals. This year marks 42 years of supporting undergraduate or graduate students pursuing degrees in urban... Read more»
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NCPMA PestLine, behind the scenes

April 4, 2018 By
Now in its sixth year, the North Carolina Pest Management Association’s PestLine project helps the public with their pest issues while also recognizing April as Pest Management Month. We launched the PestLine to help North Carolinians get answers to their... Read more»
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NCPMA opens consumer hotline

March 29, 2018 By
The NCPMA PestLine offered by the North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) opens April 1 to answer consumer pest questions. In celebration of April being National Pest Management Month, the PestLine will remain open throughout April, and the association encourages... Read more»
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2 ways to train your customer service reps

March 29, 2018 By
There are so many industry training opportunities, it only makes sense to get your entire team involved. Read more»
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Truly Nolen hosts ’Insect Day’

March 2, 2018 By
On Saturday, Feb. 24, in conjunction with the company’s yearlong 80th anniversary celebration, Truly Nolen Pest Control hosted its first-ever National Insect Day at its Tucson, Ariz. corporate campus; its new Coral Springs, Fla. service office; and other locations and... Read more»
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Bill Clark Pest Control GM discusses new technology, education for PMPs

September 14, 2017 By
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IL8vA8RDzbo Bill Clark Pest Control General Manager Josh Smith discusses the pest management industry’s adoption of new technologies, and why pest management professionals (PMPs) should take advantage of opportunities to learn. Smith was interviewed at PestWorld 2016, which took place... Read more»
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The U Group seeks new PMP members

August 31, 2017 By
The U Group Pest Control Professionals is looking to add member companies with $3 million or more in annual revenue, with active owner/management teams that are interested in attending conferences, sharing ideas, and aggressively growing their businesses. Based in Tucson,... Read more»
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