Pop-Up Events: The Next Trend for Associations?

Associations Now

Think pop-up events and shops are only for big brands? Your association could benefit from these buzzy, short-term events as well. One company that’s found success is Target, which started hosting them back in 2002. The post Pop-Up Events: The Next Trend for Associations?

Oscars Foul-Up: Lessons From Notable Event Embarrassments

Associations Now

Read on for a few notable event disasters, and how they were dealt with at the time. In the days before she became a 2016 presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton had been making the rounds at a variety of association events as a keynote speaker.

No Bull: Humane Society Urges USDA to Investigate U.S. Bull-Running Events

Associations Now

Running of the Nudes Since 2002, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has supported a protest event, aptly named the “ Running of the Nudes ,” in the two days before the Running of the Bulls. Running-of-the-bulls events have been held in the U.S.

Incorporating Text Polling at Your Next Live Event

Association Adviser

Text polling could be one such technology that makes sense for helping you grow engagement at your events. Associations have an opportunity to take their events to the next level by enabling the use of text polling technology for presenters and audience members. Dana Plotke, Naylor.

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Leveraging strategy to amplify education initiatives

Aaron Wolowiec

I recently had the good fortune to tour several Detroit sites with her as a committee chair for the aforementioned event. In the meantime, I’m curious to know: What’s inhibiting attendance at your organization’s events? How much adult learning theory informs your meetings/events?

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Authenticity: 10 Favorite Quotes

Idea Architects

“When we are authentic, we set in motion events that compound themselves and lead to discovery and growth. Newsweek , March 11, 2002, p. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Feeding Off the Energy

Idea Architects

The city hasnt just embraced the event, the city IS the event. " Hes right in a sense because of the compact downtown area in which the core events are taking place. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Making Sponsorship Special Again

Idea Architects

their cash contributions to an event or program because they were. event or program that has a positive reputation. As a result, the registration fee or product cost individuals have been paying hasn’t had to carry the full value proposition of the event or product itself.

Small Groups Of Friends Are The Key To Influence Not Swaying Influential People

Velvet Chainsaw

Malcolm Gladwell first described The Law of the Few in his 2002 book The Tipping Point. Social Media event marketing influence influencers market segmentation networks organization marketing social networkingTweet.

Managing Volunteers? Learn from the Lutherans

Cvent Association Tips

According to a Bureau of Labor report in March, the overall volunteer rate of Americans last year was the lowest since 2002, when the bureau began tracking volunteer service. While volunteers are a big part of almost every convention, for religious groups they are crucial, often constituting 80 percent or more of the manpower behind the planning, management, and execution of an event. Association Tips Feature Slider Meeting & Event Intelligence

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Leadership Limerick: Time for.

Idea Architects

Any virtual event might also benefit from an in-person option, and any face-to-face meeting should explore how to incorporate virtual participation. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Game Plan 2014: Seeing Around the Corners

Association Adviser

Think 365-day-a-year engagement for your events—whether they’re live, virtual or hybrid. David DuBois , CEO of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) , said he’s surprised that associations aren’t being more aggressive about marketing live events via mobile devices.

New data: Volunteerism at an all-time low

Aaron Wolowiec

This figure is the lowest since the bureau started the survey in 2002. You can ask people to serve as welcome ambassadors at your chapter events or as meeting buddies for first-timers at your annual conference.

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Getting Married to Membership May Require Engagement First

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Sword Swallowing? Yes, There’s an Association for That.

Associations Now

Sword Swallowers Association International, which launched in 2002, is the only organization of its kind in the world.

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Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Rethinking 80-20

Idea Architects

When looking at situations from a system thinking perspective , you go beyond the events visible at the surface to dig deeper in search of the patterns producing them and the structural source of the pattern. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Pre-Qualifying Volunteers

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Refreshing Opportunities

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Why Fixers Often Fail

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

The Wooden Hanger Theory of Productivity and Satisfaction

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: A Dozen Favorite Quotes About.

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Catch AARP’s Newest Spokesperson, If You Can

Associations Now

The 2002 Steven Spielberg-Leonardo DiCaprio collaboration was a memorable yarn about a clever scammer who blended into his surroundings like a chameleon, frustrating law enforcement authorities who pursued him for years. The events in Oahu and Maui are free to the public.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Clarifying Intention To Focus.

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Why The Structure You're Staffing is Stifling Progress

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Grow International Meeting Registration & Sponsorships in an Era of.

GlowGlobally

International event marketing can be a challenge. Here is a story of one association who developed an event strategy that helped it grow attendance in 5 years by 68%, expand its sponsor program, and reached new levels of delegate satisfaction. Meetings & Events.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Beware of Binders Becoming.

Idea Architects

Um, simply the past records for a neighborhood association event I am helping plan. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: The Power of Purpose

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Leadership Limerick: More than Just the Letter of the Law

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Watch Out for Unintended.

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Beware of Functional Fixedness

Idea Architects

Here is another home tour example that solved a common problem associated with many events. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

MemCom Awards – could you be a winner?

Optimist Consulting

I attended the event last year. CBC has been an “Investor In People” since 2002, is a member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR). As you may know, MemCom organises the annual awards for the membership industry.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Instead of Training, Try Talking

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Water Your Ideas Like a Garden

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Facilitation Friday #6: Balance Content and Process, Ideas and Action

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: My Simple Business Blueprint

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Rest is Not the Answer

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

6 Simple Ways to Facilitate Conference Connections

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Leadership Limerick: Innovation Requires Many Contributions

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seven Questions to Move Things.

Idea Architects

Its a very hands-on event and we explore facilitation fundamentals, tools and techniques for meetings and discussions, and how to manage common group dynamics situations. Please join us if this event is of interest. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #18: Authenticity.

Idea Architects

Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4). Association and corporate meetings continue to tout networking as one of their primary benefits, yet the events demonstrate hardly any int.