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Association Insight Augut 1 2018

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WEEKLY EDITION AUGUST 1, 2018 NEW: Join a HOLLway Team HOLLway is the first of many enhancements to the Annual Convention and Trade Show in Mobile, Alabama, scheduled for Ma rch 27 - 29, 2019 By Karleen Kos, PSAI Executive Director This year the PSAI will introduce a new feature at the Annual Convention and Trade Show. In HOLLway sessions, H ands O n L earning L abs will allow attendees to see, touch, and interact with equipment, l earn processes, and ask questions of experts. A special ad hoc volunteer team comprised of operators and suppliers has identified the following areas of focus for this year's HOLLway: • Maintaining and rebuilding pumps • Conducting DOT - compliant pre - trip and post - trip inspections • Servicing and maintaining luxury trailers • Refurbishing a standard portable restroom (including equipment replacement/repair and graffiti removal) • Building the ideal truck • Properly cleaning portable sanitation equipment units/hand wash stations • Leveraging the science of deodorizers • Winter solutions: mixing brine and other options Looking at the Fiscal Year Ahead for the PSAI, Part II Spotlight on organizational capacity, pub lic information, and education and advocacy By GR Anderson Jr., PSAI Communications Director Note: This is the second in a series that will explain the five areas of strategic focus in the Operating and Budget Plan for FY 2018 - 19 -- including goals relat ed to building organizational capacity, education and advocacy, standards and industry, training and credentialing, and members' business - success initiatives. Last week's edition of Association Insight covered goals for how the PSAI plans to sharpen and e xpand its communications, both with Members and the public at large. That's part of what this week's article is about with regard to public information and education, but first, let's go over the organizational capacity as laid out in the Operation and Bud get Plan. Like Will Ferrell's impersonation of George W. Bush, it's "strategery." CONTINUED ON PAGE 8 CONTINUED ON PAGE 2

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