Labor Tensions Cause Port Headaches for Retail, Manufacturing Industries

Associations Now

This past weekend, the pain points for much of the retail industry weren’t anywhere near the stores. retail industry. In 2002, after a 10-day work stoppage at the ports, President George W. $ 2.1B

PSA To Nonprofits: GDPR May Apply to You

SocialFish

Public Interest Registry was founded by the Internet Society ( internetsociety.org ) in 2002 and is based in Reston, Virginia, USA. Implementation Industry Insider Nimble Nonprofit Useful DataGuest article by Beth Bacon, Director of Policy and Privacy, Public Interest Registry.

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Webinar Recap: Talent Generation: An Important and Unexpected Role for Associations

Blue Sky eLearn

We’ve had a fluctuating, uncertain economy since 2002. The workforce crisis is a result of the growing gap between industrial era 20 th century managed organizations and post-industrial 21 st century raised workers. Boomers and Xers are the last generations of the Industrial era. Too few organizations have shifted away from the Industrial era workplace practices. Did you miss the live webinar? Read the recap here! We are at the end of an era.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Watch Out for Unintended.

Idea Architects

The autonomy granted to chapters to foster innovation at the local level yield some components disconnected from the (inter)national organization and the direction of the profession or industry? Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3).

MemCom Awards – could you be a winner?

Optimist Consulting

As you may know, MemCom organises the annual awards for the membership industry. To help inspire your entry Olivia Chute from Chaz Brooks Communications , a PR agency has agreed to kindly shares their 5 tops tips for industry award entry.

Flipped Volunteering: The Better Way to Invite and Engage

Idea Architects

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 is an architect of ideas.

Group Offers Benchmarking Benefits Through Tiered, Online Program

Associations Now

With a new online platform, the Truckload Carriers Association is introducing members to the benefits of benchmarking as a way to capture industry data and boost their profitability.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Making Meetings Matter

Idea Architects

They come to revel in what it means to be a member of their industry or profession and to be surrounded by tens or thousands of like-minded individuals. 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: Mission, Vision, Values: Catalysts.

Idea Architects

In 2002, the American Society of Association Executives Foundation identified Meaning Matters as one of the seven emerging issues affecting associations. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3). Jul 2002 (3). Jun 2002 (2). May 2002 (4).

#ASAE19 Game Changers: Leading With Purpose

Associations Now

Our regrettable turnover rate is around 40 percent on an annual basis, relative to an industry that’s usually 150-plus percent.”.

The 4 myths about DELP

Association Advocacy Chick

When I was accepted into DELP in 2008, I was Director of Political Advocacy for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, had worked in the association community for 13 years and earned my MA in Government from Johns Hopkins University in 2002. DELP scholars are professionals looking to make their mark in this industry. One of my passions in life is ASAE’s Diversity Executive Leadership Program otherwise known as DELP.

Kids Skate Free: Association-Managed Cause Marketing Campaign

SCD Group

Kids Skate Free represents a great example of a locally-initiated, association-managed cause marketing campaign that benefits a struggling industry. I love the strategic thinking behind Kids Skate Free!

The Association That Helps Manage Your E-Commerce Returns

Associations Now

RLA, which dates to 2002, takes the lead on representing the industry that deals with what happens with goods beyond the point of sale—a sector that has become more interesting of late thanks to the high number of returns that e-commerce naturally encourages.

Facilitation Friday #25: Five Keys to Strategy Discussions

Idea Architects

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 is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Five Lessons from the Road

Idea Architects

Designing and facilitating this past weekends three-day Future Leaders Institute for the American Industrial Hygiene Association allowed me to once again be surrounded by some of the most passionate and committed young professionals in an individual organization. Dec 2002 (6).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Making Sponsorship Special Again

Idea Architects

simply to support the industry or to have their name attached to an. 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 is an architect of ideas.

Study: Top Execs Willing to Jump Ship for New Jobs

Associations Now

Back in 2002, more than half of executives were willing to actively consider a new job when contacted by a recruiter, according to a new study. New analysis of data from a decade ago finds 52 percent of executives were willing to pursue a new job if contacted by a recruiter.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Facilitation Friday #2: Behavior is.

Idea Architects

What’s the state of their profession, industry, organization, department? 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.

California Association Turns Farm Workers Into Farm Owners

Associations Now

Since 2002, 90 ALBA graduates have begun their own independent farms off-site and are doing well. Some ALBA alumni are even hiring their own workers, a circular effect that helps the keep the small-farm industry growing.

Arrested Development? A Strategic Approach to Technology Reboots Association Growth

.orgCommunity

HIMSS began reaching beyond “member” to “audience” in 2002 by offering resources and benefits not exclusive to dues-paying professionals. As early as 1990, HIMSS was already on the path of expanding the sphere of influence for health care IT by engaging in industry partnerships.

Nonprofit Report: Companies Not Utilizing Social Media for Product Recalls

Associations Now

A new report from the consumer advocacy group Kids In Danger notes that, while deaths and injuries from recalled products are down, the methods for sharing information on recalls appear to be lacking. Are product recalls keeping up with the times?

Blockbuster’s Failure: Not Necessarily a Show-Stopper for Rentals

Associations Now

While the once-mighty video-rental giant is shutting down its few remaining stores, one association says the industry still has a future, with or without Blockbuster leading the way. If your industry lost an important player, how would you ensure that others didn’t go down with it?

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Cargo Plane Crash Revives Pilot Fatigue Questions

Associations Now

Civil Aviation Authority showed that the rate of fatal cargo plane accidents around the world was eight times higher than that for passenger airlines from 2002 to 2011.

Advocating from Afar: Virtual and Remote Grassroots Advocacy

Beekeeper Group

The Dirksen, Hart, and Russell Senate Office Buildings and Ford and Longworth House Office Buildings weren’t cleared for entry until the end of January 2002, three months later! In keeping with the tactics shared above, telephone town halls aren’t new to the advocacy industry.

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Associations at Odds Over Proposed Massachusetts Ban on Noncompete Clauses

Associations Now

61 % The increase in court decisions regarding noncompete agreements between 2002 and 2012, according to a study conducted for the Wall Street Journal by the law firm Beck Reed Riden LLP. The tech industry says a ban is needed to boost innovation, but business groups have a different take.

CPA Group’s Recognition Program Introduces Students to Accounting

Associations Now

Building off an existing relationship, the American Institute of CPAs and NAF, an educational organization, developed a program that introduces high school students to the accounting profession to diversify the next generation of industry professionals.

Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows

SocialFish

The platform site consists of investors, startups, funding information, founding members, leadership positions, events, industry trends and many more. The website was discovered in 2002 that was providing tech training to unemployed individuals at that time.

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TSA Roundup: House Passes Security-Fees Cap, Lines Get Shorter

Associations Now

Industry groups welcomed the House action. Airline security fee canceled: Since 2002, the U.S. airline industry has been required to pay its own security fee, yielding TSA an average of $373 million per year.

Pop-Up Events: The Next Trend for Associations?

Associations Now

One company that’s found success is Target, which started hosting them back in 2002. The event was a new way for the group to tout the peanut’s benefits, get consumers engaged in the industry, and spread the word to the media as well as chefs.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: I Want ASAE to Fail. And You.

Idea Architects

We can then talk about the environment in which the association and the profession or industry it serves are operating and what little bets and strategic investments would be the right thing to do. Dec 2002 (6). Nov 2002 (4). Sep 2002 (2). Aug 2002 (3).

Lunchtime Links: What Roger Ebert Taught Us About Engagement

Associations Now

Several tools have made engagement via social media easy, but organizations should strive to have long-term relationships with their industry members. Even through sickness, Roger Ebert communicated with the world via social media—and gained a new audience through direct engagement.

How to Produce Association Rock Stars for 100 Years and Beyond

Association Adviser

Our 2007 Celebration Task Force identified individuals from various professional backgrounds, experiences, staff sizes and industries represented and asked if they would share their hard-earned wisdom for other professionals to learn from.

Don’t Close the Book on Indie Bookstores Just Yet

Associations Now

1,632 The number of members the American Booksellers Association has—down from 2,400 in 2002, but up after a period of recent declines, according to The New York Times.

Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows

SocialFish

The platform site consists of investors, startups, funding information, founding members, leadership positions, events, industry trends and many more. The website was discovered in 2002 that was providing tech training to unemployed individuals at that time. Gizmodo was launched in 2002 as part of the Gawker Media network by Nick Denton and included the blog of io9 which was discovered in 2008.

Oscars Foul-Up: Lessons From Notable Event Embarrassments

Associations Now

At one of those events, the 2014 Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) annual meeting, a shoe was thrown at the former first lady’s head.

ASAE Requests Aid for Associations Hit Hard by COVID-19

Associations Now

While the airlines and other industries have obviously felt the impact of Americans sheltering at home, associations and other sponsors of in-person events are also projecting huge revenue losses from canceled meetings, conventions, and tradeshows.

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Grow International Meeting Registration & Sponsorships in an Era of.

GlowGlobally

In 2002, MCI’s Professional Congress Organizer (PCO) team in Geneva took on the contract with the intent of developing an event strategy that could realize the growth potential that EULAR envisioned for this meeting. GrowGlobally.org.

Opening the Door to Government Members

Associations Now

Take, for example, the National Defense Industrial Association, which has more than 85,000 members in the defense and national security community.

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The Importance of Getting Lots of Little Things Done Well Every Day

Association Adviser

Employers also recognize that niche sites are an efficient way to connect with top talent in specific industries, so a career center is a very natural fit for an association. Christine Smith, Boxwood Technology.

How “Unmembership” Gets Back to the Roots of Associating

Associations Now

“Around the time we incorporated in 2002, we said let’s just get rid of the membership and unbundle the fees, and if we do something and people want to be a part of it, they can pay for that,” Segar says.