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We’re Hiring a Sales Associate!

Moery Company

We’re hiring! Here are the details: Job Title : Sales Associate. Location : Alexandria, VA. Job Status/Type : Full Time, Employee. Job Category : Sales/Business Development. Career Level : 1-3 years of sales experience. Industries : Associations and Non-Profits.

Association Growth Strategy: 6 Tech Tools to Drive Member Recruitment + Retention

Higher Logic

For associations focusing on strategically attracting new members (and keeping them engaged for the long haul), it’s important to package your tech stack for ample growth and retention.

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How to Launch an LMS with No Content

Blue Sky eLearn

We must be kidding, right? Well, yes and no! We’ve talked to plenty of organizations who don’t believe they are ready or qualified to purchase a learning management system because of lack of content.

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Partnership v. Membership: ROI

Spark Consulting

Lewis’s latest post in our ongoing, irregular series addresses making sponsorship offerings more valuable to your corporate supporters: understand what’s motivating them, structure the relationship to address their specific business needs, and offer different levels of investment.

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LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision

WBT Systems

LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision. Read more about LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision

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Federal Agencies Urged to Cancel Their Washington Post and New York Times Subscriptions

Moery Company

Recent news of federal agencies being urged to cancel their Washington Post and New York Times subscriptions could have a huge impact on the associations that advertise in the special edition publications. What should associations do to brace for the impact?

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5 Examples Of Nonprofit Social Media Strategies (And What You Can Learn From Them)

Wild Apricot

Trying to develop a social media strategy for your nonprofit? Here are 5 great examples that you can use to get inspired

Purpose-Driven Design Makes Meeting Collaboration Easier

Associations Now

MGM Resorts recognizes and answers the ever-growing need for innovative and cohesive technology configurations in meeting and convention spaces. Corporate meetings are no longer about sitting in a giant ballroom anonymously listening to speaker after speaker.

3 ways to breathe new life into your membership in 2020

Nimble AMS

How you can use the Community Brands Member Engagement and Loyalty Study to revive member value. Now is the perfect time to revisit the value you provide your members. Here’s some inspiration from Community Brands’ latest study to get you started.

Another AMSFest in the Books

Delcor

I have attended all of the AMSFest events and have been consistently impressed by the value provided to associations who are researching association management system (AMS) options. AMSFest 2019 was no exception, and DelCor was proud to contribute.

Feeling stuck? Moving on is actually quite simple

Association Success

Being able to simplify something complicated is not easy or intuitive. . In an overly complex world, simplifying our personal and professional lives is fast becoming a foundational value that cannot be ignored. Just look around: Companies that simplify our lives are thriving. .

7 Giving Tuesday Ideas To Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

Wild Apricot

If you're hoping to create a great experience for donors this Giving Tuesday and raise more funds than ever before, check out this list of ideas to inspire you

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The Countdown to Renewal Season Is On. Are You Ready?

Associations Now

Many associations operate on a calendar-year dues cycle with renewals late in the year, which means their members are currently deciding whether to join up again. Here are three tips to boost the chance of a renewal. Associations typically operate on one of two membership dues cycles.

#MCLIVEin5 Ways to Build Product Confidence at MC LIVE!

MembersClicks

MC LIVE! is a three-day learning event for association and chamber professionals. Part of that means bringing in the best and the brightest industry experts - and even some outside the industry - to talk about things that affect all member-based organizations. The other part?

Benchmarking Digital Marketing: Where Associations are Spending, Hitting and Missing

Multiview

As marketing continues its shift into digital, membership organizations must keep pace with the times. MultiView surveyed these organizations to… The post Benchmarking Digital Marketing: Where Associations are Spending, Hitting and Missing appeared first on MultiView.

Welcome to the place where badass leaders grow

Association Success

Here we go, AssociationSuccess.org readers: Big changes are upon us. .

Social Media Has Changed the Advocacy Landscape Forever

Association Adviser

Associations should be aware that as social media platforms evolve, they'll need to continuously evaluate their social media advocacy plans to ensure maximum reach and meaningful engagement. The post Social Media Has Changed the Advocacy Landscape Forever appeared first on Association Adviser.

Journalism Groups, Media Outlets Team Up to Protect Press Freedom

Associations Now

The Protect Press Freedom campaign, ahead of the 2020 presidential election, emphasizes the challenges and sacrifices journalists make in reporting and presenting the news.

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Preparing Young Professionals for Leadership Roles: 6 Tips

MembersClicks

Part of your duty as a member-based organization is to prepare your youngest members to continue your work - whether that’s with the organization itself, the industry, or your community.

Do You Really Have Them at Hello? Rethinking Your First-Timer Strategy

Velvet Chainsaw

One of my biggest pet peeves is the way some conferences approach first-time attendees. Being intentional and having a plan for how you welcome someone who is experiencing your conference for the first time is not only the right thing to do, it’s also a smart attendee acquisition strategy.

Is your association ready for a culture change?

Association Success

During SURGE Growth this fall, we sat down with business coach, author and speaker John Spence to talk about organizational culture. He taught us that every organization has a culture — from the quiet offices where no one talks to the boisterous workplaces with a happy hour every Friday. .

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Unpacking PACs for Associations

Association Adviser

PACs are an important element in any advocacy toolkit, providing a mechanism for trade and for associations to support candidates and access policy makers. The post Unpacking PACs for Associations appeared first on Association Adviser. Advocacy Features advocacy government affairs

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Daily Buzz: Don’t Be Afraid to Talk About Diversity

Associations Now

Don’t let fear hold you back from having important conversations about D+I. Also: ways to show member appreciation without the swag. Talking about diversity and inclusion should be a positive conversation, but for many leaders, it’s riddled with fear.

Boosting Member Engagement [Thanksgiving Edition]

MembersClicks

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and while that means that most will be out of the office (at least for a few days), it also means that most will have a little extra free time. And although we may not like to admit it, when we have extra free time, we tend to check our phones more.

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and New York SHIELD Act for Associations, Nonprofits, and Other 501(c) Organizations

Delcor

In 2018, the European Union (EU) implemented the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to put consumers in charge of their data and establish data privacy best practices. (Of Of course, it’s a little more complicated than that.

Is your association ready for a culture change?

Association Success

During SURGE Growth this fall, we sat down with business coach, author and speaker John Spence to talk about organizational culture. He taught us that every organization has a culture — from the quiet offices where no one talks to the boisterous workplaces with a happy hour every Friday. .

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Enhance Your Online Career Center with These Fresh Content Ideas

Association Adviser

Keep members coming back to your online career center by providing strong, fresh career center content that adds value to their professional journey. The post Enhance Your Online Career Center with These Fresh Content Ideas appeared first on Association Adviser.

When Your Best-in-Breed Tool Suddenly Wants to Do it All

Associations Now

When it comes to enterprise software, there are two camps—a variety of best-in-breed tools or an all-in-one suite. But what should you do if your best-in-breed vendor changes things up on you?

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How to Get Your Staff (And Volunteers) to Speak Up in Meetings

MembersClicks

Meetings tend to get a bad rap, but that’s really only when attendees feel like their time was wasted. When everyone’s time is well spent, I think we can all agree that meetings can be incredibly valuable, especially when brainstorming is involved!

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7 Hidden Costs of a “Pseudo-SaaS” AMS

Membersuite

A pseudo-SaaS AMS requires developers to "branch off" the core code to create a customized version for you. And customized software, no matter its label, has costs. Guess who pays for that? Read the post to learn 7 hidden costs of a pseudo-SaaS AMS

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Associations’ New Role During an Industry Downturn

Smooth The Path

For three years, Sandy went to work, and she never knew if she would work the whole day or if she would be laid off by lunch. Mark works for a company whose CEO routinely takes a poll about who can do without a paycheck this week.

DelCor Will Be at NEXT NOW! as Part of ASAE TEC 2019

Delcor

You already know that ASAE has changed the name of the Technology Conference & Expo to the Technology Exploration Conference (TEC). After all, Dave Coriale spoke about it on a recent bonus edition of Reboot IT, DelCor’s podcast. But did you know that along with the new name comes great new educational opportunities? Like NEXT NOW!—a a collaborative learning experience brought to you by DelCor and fellow ASAE Alliance Partners Fonteva, Higher Logic, Naylor, and OpenWater. The NEXT NOW!

The Fatal Flaw of Open Enrollment? A Lack of Benefits Literacy

Associations Now

Employees often struggle with the lingo and details of benefits, and that could be leading them to make bad decisions about insurance or financial savings. Here’s how you can help with benefits literacy.

Do Your Membership Renewal Reminder Emails Need a Refresh?

MembersClicks

For many organizations, renewal season is quickly approaching. Hopefully, you have automated, personalized emails set up and ready to go, but before hitting send, it’s worth asking: When was the last time you updated your membership renewal reminder emails?