Funding Industry Innovation

Potomac Core

Associations who are Funding Industry Innovation can position themselves as essential partners in helping members achieve business outcomes. Once an organization reaches this point they move to what’s becoming a new trend where Associations are funding Industry Innovation.

Data Driven Innovation

Potomac Core

They also suggest that “America’s strength in technological progress needs to help accelerate productivity.” If member companies introduce more innovation to drive more profitability, is your association positioned to respond with equal or greater amounts of innovative solutions?

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Associations Say Renegotiated NAFTA Needs All of North America

Associations Now

In a recent blog post , Institute for Policy Innovation President Tom Giovanetti wrote that any changes should help bolster the agreement’s existing protections. The post Associations Say Renegotiated NAFTA Needs All of North America appeared first on Associations Now

Thanks For Playing: Happy Birthday, America!

Thanks For Playing

Happy Birthday, America! Happy Birthday, America! The Grassroots Innovation Leader. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thanks For Playing. Seeking community in associations since 2008. 04 July 2012. Independence Day seems like a great time to refresh ones memory on our founding documents. For your reading pleasure, the first ten amendments to the US Constitution, aka The Bill of Rights: Amendment I.

Include Is a Verb

Spark Consulting

We know that increased diversity and real inclusion produce increased innovation, better decision-making, faster and more creative problem-solving, better outcomes, and an improved bottom line.

SCD Group: Chicken, Bus, Holland America & Associations: How do.

SCD Group

Chicken, Bus, Holland America & Associations: How do you treat your members? Last month, our Holland America (@HALcruises) tour bus broke down while we were driving the Top of the World highway (TOTWH) from Chicken, ALaska, to Dawson City, Yukon Territory, Canada. Pages. About. Contact.

The Innovation Line That Divides Associations

Associations Now

A new study on innovation from Marketing General suggests that there’s a distinct line separating associations that are innovative from those that aren’t. One paragraph in Marketing General’s new survey of innovation in the association space really stands out.

Thursday Buzz: Conference Badge Innovation

Associations Now

“This new experience at the industry’s largest annual gathering highlighted innovative capabilities that can be applied to today’s OOH campaigns,” Freitas said in a news release. The post Thursday Buzz: Conference Badge Innovation appeared first on Associations Now

Nonprofits struggling to meet demand

Aaron Wolowiec

According to the Meals on Wheels Association of America , many senior nutrition programs receive federal funding through the Older Americans Act, which took a huge financial hit as a result of the sequestration. Last week’s post focused on the economy, and here I am writing again about it.

Eric Lanke: Dear Older Generation: It's Not Just Your America

Eric Lanke

Innovation. Dear Older Generation: Its Not Just Your America. But, dammit, America is no longer the America I grew up with. That America, "my America," no longer exists.and we need to get it back! Do you think America has irreparably changed for the worse?

Combining Innovation & Cooperation for Meeting Success

Associations Now

To put on the premier scholarly event in radiology, the American Society of Neuroradiology looks for a host city that’s as innovative as the delegation it serves. The post Combining Innovation & Cooperation for Meeting Success appeared first on Associations Now

Is Sequestration Killing Innovation?

Associations Now

This all comes as foreign countries have demonstrated a new commitment to innovation and R&D. Make no mistake, it isn’t just corporate America that’s struggling with sequestration’s effects. The post Is Sequestration Killing Innovation?

Western Growers’ Incubator Focuses on High-Yield Innovation

Associations Now

The agricultural trade group, which launched its incubator last year, hopes not only to drive innovation in its industry but also to give the incubator’s home base of Salinas, California, a major boost.

Innovation Saves: BIO Attempts to Shift Conversation on Drug Prices

Associations Now

That’s the case the Biotechnology Innovation Organization is making with its latest marketing campaign. That complaint is a hard one to combat, but the Biotechnology Innovation Organization is ready to try.

Price 56

Do Associations Really Get Technology?

Association Adviser

Features Technology 2016 AGC of America APCO International Blue Sky Blue Sky Broadcast California Association of Health Facilities Innovation Maryland Asoscition of CPAs naylor technology TimberlakeThere are two things you can count on this time of year: One, tech will be at the center of the last-minute holiday shopping blitz; and two, many of the latest tech tools and gadgets will be on the. For more about this topic, click on the headline.

SCD Group: Do "Best Practices" prevent association innovation?

SCD Group

Do "Best Practices" prevent association innovation? Under Armour’s race to discover innovative fitness. Do "Best Practices" prevent association innovation. Chicken, Bus, Holland America & Associations: How. Pages. About. Contact. Causeaholic.

SCD Group: Under Armour's race to discover innovative fitness gear.

SCD Group

Under Armour’s race to discover innovative fitness gear: a model for associations? And, that can stifle our innovation. Labels: association executives , association leadership , association management , innovation , SCD Group , STIAL , Under Armour , USA Today. Pages.

Motown magic continues to attract business

Aaron Wolowiec

Why should businesses continue to believe in the promise of America’s automobile capital? Detroit’s Cobo Center.

Bonus content – Event Garde e-news – July edition

Aaron Wolowiec

I would rather check out all the sacred Native American sites in America or camp in Yellowstone or tour all of America’s national parks! Filed under: Innovation Tagged: Allison McClintick , Event Gardeian of the Month , FlightLead Consulting.

Walking Your Talk on D+I

Spark Consulting

diversity innovation leadership whitepaper #assnchat Jessica Pettitt Joe Gerstandt KiKi L'Italien Sherry MartsFor those of us who are “on the bus” on the value of genuine diversity and inclusion, this is the crux of the matter: how do we effectively walk our talk on D+I? .

From the Corner Office: Scott Wiley, CAE

Association Adviser

Associations advance America’s economic competitiveness through research and innovation agendas, workforce development initiatives and global thought leader communities. . AA : OSCPA has a reputation for being very innovative.

Ohio 95

Driverless Associations

Potomac Core

These innovations help capture consumer imaginations, elevate company operating performance, and grow market share. Innovative Organizations who reach outside the box to help their member’s develop growth solutions can transform themselves into Driverless Associations.

DC 165

Peace Sells.But Who's Buying - Association Membership?

Association Subculture

Of the United States of America? Pay to play" is stifling innovation, undermining progress and damaging our democracy. Its the reason our political system is populated with only those who have the funds to run, the reason brilliant minds are locked out of the "right" educational institutions and the reason why corporate America is winning the fight on even the most basic of regulations in spite of their roles in the recent financial disaster. innovation. (6).

The Big Picture: Management Believes Public Relations Contributes.

The Big Picture

When asked if top management believes public relations contributes to moving the organization forward, respondents to a new survey from the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) and Bacon’s Information Inc. Innovation. 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. « Breakthrough Ideas for 2007 | Main.

The Big Picture: Obsessive Branding Disorder

The Big Picture

Branding is the self-help industry of corporate America. Innovation. 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. « Before You Write: Your 10-Point Checklist | Main. CMOs Creativity Survey Results » September 28, 2005. Obsessive Branding Disorder.

Don’t Nickel-and-Dime Members: Ideas to Increase Non-Dues Revenue


The Public Relations Society of America leverages its job board for content partnerships with recruiters and PR agencies. Having a strong non-dues revenue program gives your association the freedom to experiment with new membership models and other innovation projects. __.

Legal Issues That Are Important To Any International Strategy.


« The Face of Innovation from the East. No question the world is shrinking as associations and non-profits are realizing the importance of looking outside the borders of North America for growth.

Eric Lanke: The Mind of the Community

Eric Lanke

Innovation. At a recent WSAE meeting I was asked to explain what we meant in our white paper on Innovation for Associations when we referred to the "mind of community." Labels: Innovation. Innovation. (15). Principled Innovation. Eric Lanke.

Thanks For Playing: What I'm Reading

Thanks For Playing

Uber, DC, and the innovation model versus the permission model. Labels: blog roundup , Copyblogger , Facebook , Harvard Business Review , innovation , Jason Lauritsen , Joe Gerstandt , life in DC , Mashable , Shelly Alcorn. Happy Birthday, America! The Grassroots Innovation Leader. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thanks For Playing. Seeking community in associations since 2008. 18 July 2012. What Im Reading.

What If Your Fitbit Could Also Track Your Environmental Footprint?

Beth Kanter

Last evening, I attended an innovation lab or “idea jam” hosted by Greenpeace Innovation Labs and expertly facilitated by Michael Silberman. Innovation Walking Here is pic of super cool blue band @fitbit that CEO @parkjames wears.

ASAE Announces Passing of CEO John H. Graham IV, FASAE, CAE

Associations Now

During his tenure, which began August 1, 2003, ASAE more than doubled its membership and developed a wealth of innovative products and services to benefit association professionals and their partners. Before joining ADA, Graham served the Boy Scouts of America for nine years.

Members Hire Strategic Solutions

Potomac Core

Factors including Coronavirus Disease , supply chain disruptions , political polarization , innovative technologies, cyber threats, trade policy, shifting consumer attitudes, & workforce shortages all complicate markets. Breaking news.

DC 135

Association Subculture: Words Make Worlds - Part 6 - Advocacy vs.

Association Subculture

Godwin at Case Western - Positive Organization Development: Innovation-inspired Change in an Economy and Ecology of Strengths. This paper is a MUST READ for anyone interested in innovation in our association community. We often attempt to think innovatively while not recognizing the common terminology we use can work to block us in. Preserving the status quo is antithetical to innovation and progress. innovation. (6). Principled Innovation LLC.

How an Association Helped Put Craft Beer in the Smithsonian

Associations Now

is a story of immigration, urban change, technological innovation, and evolving consumer tastes,” the museum said in a press release announcing the showcase, which opens October 25 within the permanent “Food: Transforming the American Table” exhibition.

What Smart Associations Do Differently

Association Adviser

Technology is not synonymous for innovation; some associations are having breakthroughs by going back to old tech. “Every member has a story about how they got into the business,” related Kristen Hartman, director of member experience for the Professional Photographers of America (PPA). Also keep in mind that you can innovate by using old technology, too. Features association growth demographics Innovation membership millenials non-dues revenue technology

Texas 70

2018 Construction Trades and Building Association Momentum Awards Competition


The competition celebrates and showcases enterprising building and construction trades associations across North America. The competition encourages innovation by recognizing programs, events, and ideas that challenge the status quo.

Moery Industry Partners

Moery Company

Grocery Manufacturers of America. Independent Community Bankers of America. Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation. Surety & Fidelity Association of America.

Is Your Association at a Crossroads?

Association Adviser

Jeff DeCagna , chief strategist of Principled Innovation , agreed you need to have a balance of both personality types on your staff and on your board. Get a sense of “how open they are to change and innovation,” and work within those parameters. Innovation. Stephen Lieber , CEO of the Healthcare Information Management Association (HIMSS) , said his organization uses three types of cycles for innovation and new product development: 1.

Community Bankers’ Fintech Program Sees Accelerating Momentum

Associations Now

The Independent Community Bankers of America found so much success with the first round of its Arkansas-based ThinkTECH Accelerator that it’s doing it all over again next year.

Business Roundtable: Corporate Purpose Goes Beyond Shareholder Profits

Associations Now

The Business Roundtable counts among its members some of the most prominent figures in corporate America—major CEOs of some of the world’s biggest companies. Generating long-term value for shareholders, who provide the capital that allows companies to invest, grow, and innovate.