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Super Forum After Hours: What DC and Arlington Have to Offer

Higher Logic

Beyond housing the President and being the epicenter for American politics, DC has so many fun things to do! While you’re in the area visiting for Super Forum , we hope you have time to at least quickly explore DC and the surrounding areas. Jaleo -- With locations in both DC and Crystal City, this is one of the best tapas restaurants in the area. Take in the sights via Segway!

DC Organizations Prepare for Disruptive Metro Maintenance

Associations Now

Starting in June, DC commutes will be tough as Metro begins its year-long restoration plan, and associations need to develop coping mechanisms. With the introduction of the DC Metro “SafeTrack” plan , DC area organizations will have to work with staff to maintain productivity as commutes are disrupted and extended. Technology will help keep those communication lines open.

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Humanize Public Workshop, DC Tuesday 10/16

SocialFish

We are VERY excited to invite you to our very first public workshop. Join us on Tuesday!! We’re going to have a great discussion with some top execs who have been actively working through some of the concepts we talk about in Humanize, like collaboration, transparency, and social business. Here’s the description: Social Leadership: What Humanize Means to the Top of the Org Chart.

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4 Association Disruption Strategies

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmseconomic growth show just how challenging business conditions are for business decision makers. Disrupt Ourselves.

Positive Association Disruption

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmIn a weak economic growth environment, it’s a daunting task. The 2016 PWC U.S.

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Regulatory Activity Reshaping Associations

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While the lion’s share of Washington, DC advocacy was once focused on Capitol Hill, that is no longer the case. Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsIndustry Convener.

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Data Driven Innovation

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Innovation Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmAre economic tides shifting again? They also suggest that “America’s strength in technological progress needs to help accelerate productivity.” Next Steps.

Breakthrough Associations

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Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsThe flow of economic forecasts and performance , global crisis, disruptive innovation , and the real time updates on the U.S. elections are mind numbing.

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The Recession Ready Association

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Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsIt’s been seven years since the end of the great recession and one economist thinks there is a 60% chance of a recession next year. As global uncertainty and slow U.S.

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3 Association Radical Transformation Strategies

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Innovation Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsAre persistent growth challenges and global uncertainty opening different pathways for Trade Associations?

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Innovative Workforce Solutions

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmFuture Workforce Needs. Evolving Definitions of Work.

Funding Industry Innovation

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Competition Innovation Member Engagement Non Dues Revenue Growth Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmeconomy. Strategic Planning Alignment. For example: Brent J.

Driverless Associations

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Innovation Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmRing in the age of Driverless Associations. Slow U.S.

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The Future State of Associations

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Innovation Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmIn a slow domestic growth and a global uncertain economy, how will the future state of associations be defined? Disruption. Future Paved With Knowledge.

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Don’t Miss AMS Fest!  Sept 17 in DC

SocialFish

Don’t Miss AMS Fest! Register Here! AMS Fest is a one-day event where you’ll be elbow-to-elbow with other association executives, Association Management System consultants and AMS vendors that all want to engage in discussions around nothing but AMS. You’ll be sure to hear talks related to any (and maybe all) of the following: the future of Association Management Systems. what’s trending.

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Associations Offer Alternative to DC Paid-Leave Plan

Associations Now

Citing concerns over funding a paid-leave law through a tax on employers, ASAE and other DC-based associations proposed an employer-mandate alternative for providing the city’s workers with paid family and medical leave. The Universal Paid Leave Act of 2016 (Bill 21-214) currently being considered by the DC Council includes a 1 percent tax on employers as the funding mechanism.

3 Engagement Strategies Drive Growth

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Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsGlobal economic challenges from modest growth to market uncertainty continue to drive changes on how Trade Associations deliver value. Strategic Member Engagement. Market Focus.

[DC AREA EVENT] 2015 Future of Associations

SocialFish

NW, Washington DC. Following a successful “ What Got You Here ” event in March exploring themes around transformation in the association sector, Ann Yoders of AEY Marketing & Research Consulting is pleased to offer the next event in “2015 Future of Associations” event series. Thursday, June 18, 2015 – 7:15 AM – 9:00 AM. INTERESTED?

Disruptive Advocacy Strategies

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The strategic plan adopted by the Board of Directors in September 2015 directs the association to “Lead the Cold Chain” inside and outside of Washington, DC and all around the world: Drive the development of cold chain standards. Can Disruptive Advocacy Strategies unlock industry growth and cost saving opportunities for your members in a slow growth economy? growth in 2016 is forecast at 2.0%

Association Innovation Delivers Growth

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Growth Strategies Innovation Member Engagement Non Dues Revenue Growth Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsAssociation Innovation Delivers Growth.

Here is What We Do for You

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Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmtrillion in 2015. Traditional “Inside Out” Perspective. New Norm “Outside In”. Here is What We Do for You.

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Association Loyalty or Engagement Strategy?

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Association Competition Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmIn an economy more driven by intellectual capital than ever before, executives actively seek information from multiple sources. Association Loyalty?

Improving Association Retention Performance

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Growth Strategies Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmImproving Association Retention Performance. 3 Steps: Improving Association Retention Performance.

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Data Fuels Active Innovation

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Growth Strategies Innovation Non Dues Revenue Growth Strategic Member Engagement dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsIn essence, economic data fuels active innovation at Associations. Pallet Industry Growth

Disruptive Innovation Creates Association Opportunities

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Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Innovation Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning consultant for dc associations dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firmAre your members less confident about their growth opportunities than they were a year or two ago? What do U.S.

Accelerating Member Engagement

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Advocacy Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsAccelerating Member Engagement. How does this or any financial news connect to Association member engagement? Is Member Satisfaction A Solution?

Association Relevance Despite Market Turbulence

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Advocacy Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Strategic Member Engagement dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsIn an era of unending economic challenges and uncertainty, industries must be relevant in order to grow. Mirror The Industry to Drive Its Outcomes.

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ASAE Testifies on DC’s Proposed Paid Leave Act

Associations Now

In its testimony, ASAE urged the DC Council to ease any undue burden on association employers and employees in the city. Last week, ASAE urged the DC Council to reconsider provisions of a proposed law that, if passed, would be the most generous family-leave law in the country. The post ASAE Testifies on DC’s Proposed Paid Leave Act appeared first on Associations Now

The Vital Association

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The Washington, DC based organization is led by Julia Hamm, President and CEO, who emphasizes that a key element of the association’s value proposition is the organization’s neutrality. In an evolving and complex world , is it possible for associations to become vital to the industries they serve? What Is a Vital Association? In other words, it’s all about Strategic Member Engagement.

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Driving Member Business Outcomes

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Association CEO Best Practice Interviews Association Growth Strategies Innovation Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsDriving Member Business Outcomes. Forward Looking Data. Industry Pulse.

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Disruptive Associations

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Association Competition Association Growth Strategies Communication Strategies Innovation Member Engagement Non Dues Revenue Growth Strategic Member Engagement Strategic Planning dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsDisruptive Associations. Traditional .

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Monday Buzz: Honoring the Top Spots to Work in DC

Associations Now

Looking at broad trends, The Post observed how Silicon Valley’s mindset has influenced Washington, DC, workplaces. The post Monday Buzz: Honoring the Top Spots to Work in DC appeared first on Associations Now Find out the best workplaces in one of the nation’s largest hubs for associations. Plus: a new tool to see if audiences really like your online content.

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3 Association Growth Strategies

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Association Growth Strategies Strategic Member Engagement dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsSluggish global growth and U.S. It’s all about alignment with industry and professional outcomes that your members care most about. 3 Association Growth Strategies.

Traditional Association Thinking?

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Association Competition Innovation dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsTraditional Association Thinking? Is there an Association that isn’t yet facing a for profit competitor? For Profit Competitors. Reach Forward. Have a what we do “together” culture.

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DC’s entrepreneurial community

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Just one more reason why we love DC

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2017 Member Engagement Strategy

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Member Engagement Strategic Member Engagement dc association consultant dc association consultants dc association consulting DC association consulting firm dc association consulting firmsMarket uncertainty and the pace of change will continue to impact membership decisions at professional societies and trade associations. The outcome of the U.S. Survey Annually.

Ban on “Issue” Ads in DC Metro System Blocks Popular Advocacy Channel

Associations Now

The many advocacy ads that line the sides of trains, buses, and Metro stations in Washington, DC, may be a thing of the past—at least for a while. The post Ban on “Issue” Ads in DC Metro System Blocks Popular Advocacy Channel appeared first on Associations Now The controversial anti-Muslim activist Pamela Geller appears to be the reason for the shift.

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In DC, Flexible Work Policies Help Associations Deal With Disruption

Associations Now

This week’s visit by dozens of African leaders is a reminder that in Washington, DC, major international events are a part of everyday life—and so are major traffic headaches. No matter whether it’s an unexpected derecho, a forecasted blizzard, or a planned political summit, associations in the Washington, DC, area are used to disruptions that can tie up the city.

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Monday Buzz: The Women Who Rule DC

Associations Now

Association executives take a bigger role on a magazine’s list of the powerful women in Washington, DC. The post Monday Buzz: The Women Who Rule DC appeared first on Associations Now Also: How one museum got beacons working. Simply put, The Washingtonian says they rank among the “most powerful women in Washington.” Making Beacons Work. Other Links of Note.

Reeling in the Big Kahuna - Washington DC Association Consultant

The Moery Company

Ah, the sales ‘go round’… I’ve attended meetings for years now where we sit around the table with association people who are NOT in sales or the business development area. They start ticking off all the prospective member companies we should have, or the sponsors who should be at a six-figure package. I like to categorize these as “oughta be’s.”. “Oh, Oh, ‘so and so’ ought to be a member, etc.”