Membership Hack: Virtual Chapters

Associations Now

That’s why NIGP, the Institute for Public Procurement, set up a virtual chapter to connect members far away from each other in Alaska and Hawaii. I talked with a couple of people from Alaska and found out they had many of the same issues we experienced in Hawaii.

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Daily Buzz: GoFundMe Launches Fundraising Platform for Nonprofits

Associations Now

American, United, and Alaska Airlines are all removing screens from most of their medium-range aircraft. Seat-back devices are also quickly dated, as they’re nearly impossible to replace as quickly as technology develops.”.

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Leading a Staff That Works Everywhere

Associations Now

An office with plenty of remote workers can work together well thanks to technology. According to ARCUS’ website , its headquarters is in Fairbanks, Alaska. Others are located at other remote points elsewhere in Alaska, as well as in California, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire.

Report: Fliers Happier With Air Travel Experiences in 2016

Associations Now

At the top of the list of 10 domestic airlines were Alaska Airlines and United; at the bottom were Frontier and Spirit. A new survey from Airlines for America noted that 85 percent of customers expressed satisfaction with their air travel experiences last year.

Here Come the Drones: Industry Groups Talk Up FAA’s Unmanned Device Tests

Associations Now

More details: In designating the first UAS test sites in these states, the FAA has taken an important step toward recognizing the incredible economic and job creation potential this technology brings.

Conference Circuit: Real Estate Gets Political

Associations Now

And the conference’s multiple sessions on the impact of medical marijuana laws on real estate transactions couldn’t come at a better time, considering voters in Oregon, Alaska, and Washington, DC, approved marijuana legalization measures.

Ask These 5 Questions Before Planning Your Next Meeting

Associations Now

The city is also a great jumping-off point to Whistler, Victoria, Alaska cruises, and the Okanagan Valley wine region, making extended stays a real lure. How meeting planners can prioritize what matters most to their organization in planning their next event.

TSA’s Fee Changes Are Causing Headaches

Associations Now

Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, came after A4A and the Travel Technology Association had repeatedly asked TSA to delay the fee changes so that they could ensure proper implementation. such as Hawaii and Alaska, along with those entering from foreign countries.

Airlines, Private Companies Take Stab at Getting Around TSA’s Lines

Associations Now

Alaska Airlines has used CLEAR’s biometrics technology for boarding passes, for example. CLEAR, a company that uses biometrics to offer a shortcut at the airport security line, has earned a major boost in recent months.

What Improvisation Can Teach Social Change Leaders

Beth Kanter

David comes to this work from a background in the education and educational technology field and he’s on fire! This reminded me of Margaret Wheatley, who was the keynote speaker at a conference in Alaska where I was doing a workshop a few years ago.

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Satisfaction vs. Loyalty: Creating a Connection for Long-term Success

AMR Management Services

Ive worked with a company that held a significant technological advantage over its competitors, most of whom were three to five years behind in terms of research and development. Pages. CONTRIBUTORS. AMR MANAGEMENT SERVICES. Monday, December 19, 2011.