Seen Elsewhere: Resources for Trend Scanning, Gaming, Productivity

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. It offers a daily or weekly newsletter as well as a database of ideas, trends, and innovations organized into more than 20 industry categories.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Building Creative.

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. The best are delivered in a free newsletter every Sunday and make for an inspired start to the week ahead. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Crowdsourcing.

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I contribute content for a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3). Jan 2003 (2). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Beware of Functional Fixedness

Idea Architects

or is it a container of content, one that can yield blog posts, newsletter articles, video clips, Storify highlights, emailed takeaways, and much more? Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3).

What Kids Can Teach Us About Charitable Giving

Associations Now

To determine how charitable kids are, the study followed the same group of 903 children over two time frames—2002 to 2003 and 2007 to 2008—and asked them to report their giving in each period. A new study by the United Nations Foundation found that 88 percent of children donate to charities.

Using Stories to Advance Your Strategy: Quotes and Questions

Idea Architects

i personally love their idea of the "six-word story" i signed up for their newsletter today, along with their tweets and facebook page. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3).

12 Simple Ways to Unleash More Creative Thinking

Idea Architects

Subscribe to electronic newsletters and become a good scanner , reading them quickly in a search for interesting tidbits. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3). Jan 2003 (2).

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Design Principles for 5-Star Learning

Idea Architects

Thiagis free monthly newsletter is also a great source for interactive teaching techniques. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3). Jan 2003 (2). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: People Are Starved for Real.

Idea Architects

Content and Curriculum Consortium: offering high impact content and curriculum (blog posts or newsletter essays, session outlines, handouts, slides, and facilitator training) that organizations can use in their professional development programming for staff, volunteers, and members. Oct 2003 (1). Sep 2003 (2). Aug 2003 (1). May 2003 (2). Apr 2003 (1). Mar 2003 (1). Feb 2003 (3). Jan 2003 (2). Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Two ads define storytelling for associations

SCD Group

The ad features “the little room over the pizza place at 315 Chestnut Street,” where TripAdvisor began in 2000, the “modest first-floor bedroom in Tallinn, Estonia,” where Skype was started in 2003 and the “second floor above the strip mall at Roble and El Camino,” where Shutterfly began in 1999.

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Best of the Web: February 2013

Association Adviser

MySpace in 2003? Does your association have a magazine, newsletter, directory or website in need of revival? @bluehornetemail : With every email, you’re earning the right to make the customer feel good about opting in to your emails. eec13.

Bringing Credibility to the Conversation: Katie Butler, IIABA

Association Adviser

Katie has served IIABA since 2003 and has helmed the communications department since communications since 2004. Katie Butler: I joined IIABA in 2003 as editor-in-chief of Independent Agent (IA) Magazine , the flagship publication of IIABA. The profiles in our magazine, member news in our newsletters and social channels – these things resonate most with IIABA members.

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The Big Picture: RNC Names eCampaign Director

The Big Picture

We use our CapWiz frequently - even as a distribution software for e-newsletters not related to advocacy. Patrick Ruffini will return to the RNC where he previously served as Deputy Director of Online Communications until June of 2003. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn.

A Tiny Reminder of the Value of Experiments

Associations Now

Going in, here’s what we knew about the potential benefits and pitfalls of doing something like this: The plus sides: There’s evidence that, based on the type of newsletter, an emoji can help boost open rates.

Association Law Blog: The IRS, Private Inurement and Non-Profit.

Association Law

An outline of inurement principles is available in the IRS publication “ Exempt Organizations – Technical Instructions Program for FY 2003.” ” The inurement prohibition does not completely preclude members of a 501(c)(6) organization from receiving benefits such as newsletters and informative materials, and of course there is no rule against an association member being more successful as a result of being a member of an organization.

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