Tag: Legislative Day

Kylie Luff

Web Exclusive: 13 interview questions you cannot ask

April 19, 2017 By
Whether you’re a pest management professional seeking work or a pest management company looking to fill a position, the interview is a critical step in the hiring process. But some questions are off limits. Kylie Luff, senior vice president and... Read more»
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Legislative Day shines light on key issues

March 15, 2017 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) held it’s 30th Legislative Day event March 12-14 in Washington, D.C. Despite an approaching snowstorm that wasn’t as sever as predicted, the pest management professionals (PMP) and manufacturer representatives who attended met with state... Read more»
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Legislative Day 2017: EPA introduces pollutant discharge legislation

March 9, 2017 By
One issue certain to be a hot topic at the National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) Legislative Day event, which will take place March 12-14 in Washington, are two newly introduced bills about the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) National Pollutant... Read more»
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NPMA Legislative Day: Help make a difference

March 9, 2017 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) will hold Legislative Day March 12-14 in Washington. The annual event gives pest management professionals (PMPs) an opportunity to meet with legislators on Capitol Hill and be an advocate for the pest management industry.... Read more»
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Scherzingers stress importance of NPMA Legislative Day

February 20, 2017 By and
Authors’ Note: This edition of Face Off between Kurt and Eric Scherzinger is from a conversation they had in December 2011. ERIC: Kurt, I saw an e-mail come through about the National Pest Management Association’s Legislative Day. What is that... Read more»
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The Ohio caucus of the 2016 NPMA Legislative Day

Ohio pest professionals … REPRESENT!

March 16, 2016 By
I was lucky enough to piggyback off a photo op, organized by another attendee at this week’s NPMA Legislative Day, and snap a shot of (Pest Management Professional‘s home state) Ohio’s pest management caucus shortly after they convened at the... Read more»
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2016 NPMA Legislative Day wrap-up

March 16, 2016 By
The upcoming presidential election made this year’s event especially important — and entertaining. Another National Pest Management Association (NPMA) Legislative Day, held at the Capital Hilton in Washington D.C., has come and gone, and this being an election year, made... Read more»

2016 NPMA Legislative Day Preview

March 8, 2016 By
This month, the pest management industry will again descend on Capitol Hill to make their case to the powers that be in Washington. The National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) Legislative Day is an annual event that’s been going strong since... Read more»
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As an Industry, Let’s Thank a Vet

June 19, 2015 By
So many qualities of the military, especially discipline, following protocols and problem-solving, dovetail perfectly with the requirements of being a successful pest management professional (PMP). That’s why the PMP magazine team — including U.S. Navy veteran Marty Whitford — was... Read more»
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It Doesn’t Have to Be Us vs. Them

June 19, 2015 By
Pollinator health is still making headlines, and the mainstream media continue to struggle with their handling of the topic with knee-jerk reactions based on inconclusive studies that prove the issue is more complicated than originally reported. Most nonindustry media outlets... Read more»
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