Being involved in a SIG
can help members differentiate themselves and can be an additional sign of a member's commitment to and development of his or her chosen area of appraisal practice.
William Waite at the University of Colorado is the present editor of OSR and has served in that capacity almost since the beginning of the SIG
. The SIG
's websites are designed and maintained by Information Director Mary Baker at Stanford.
Suzanne Toepfer, director of merchandise systems at Chicos, FAS Inc., continues on in her role as JDA SIG
president and remarks: After 13 years with the Special Interest Groups, I continue to be energized by the progress I see within JDA and across the SIG
I've been doing quite a bit of shooting of SIG
's new "Elite Performance Ammunition" during gun tests and have found it accurate, consistent and beautifully made.
, SI/mm = ([[PHI].sub.b] - [[PHI].sub.a])/[absolute value of [X.sub.b] - [X.sub.a]], Vector SIG
, SI/mm = ([[PHI].sub.b] - [[PHI].sub.a])n/[absolute value of [X.sub.b] - [X.sub.a]].
* The Social Media SIG
is for those who have an interest or primary role in using social media and online networking platforms to enhance marketing and business development efforts.
* 31 percent of current and former SIG
members don't believe they would be financially responsible for all claims occurring during their membership, even after leaving a SIG
Other statistics include those current and former SIG
members unaware of what they must do in order to leave an SIG
(43% do not know they must provide reinsurance, a bond or a letter of credit); those who believe they can only be sued for a portion of the entire cost of claims of the group (34%); those who don't believe they will continue to be financially responsible for claims that occurred during their membership once they leave the group (31%); and those who don't believe that individual SIG
members can be sued for the total workers' compensation expenses owed by the group as a whole (32%).
It is simply better and more efficient for SIGs
to outsource safety and loss control management to a TPA.
With event programming complete for this year, the SIGs
will spend the next few months strengthening their communication strategies and looking for new and better ways to encourage member interaction online to keep the momentum going.
The purpose of ANNA's Special Interest Groups (SIGs
) is to provide complementary and collaborative influence on the continuum of nephrology nursing practice through the promotion of advocacy, scholarship, and excellence.
"The major change is that the SIGs
themselves have much more direct input into the way ACM is run.