2017 Member Engagement Strategy

Potomac Core

Moreover, the data can serve as the foundation for a 2017 Member Engagement Strategy that can position your organization as a more relevant and necessary resource for your members. Selling more or selling louder will hinder instead of help your 2017 Member Engagement Strategy.

Daily Buzz: America’s First Coin Returns Home

Associations Now

The coin was once held by some of America’s Founding Fathers, including Alexander Hamilton, and is the ancestor to the U.S. Event Manager Blog breaks down email invitation strategies to improve RSVP rates.

Membership and Chapter Growth is a Team Effort at AGC of America

Association Adviser

From the Corner Office: Jeff Wilson, Associated General Contractors of America. Association Adviser: How have membership marketing programs for AGC of America evolved? Jeff Wilson, AGC of America. AGC of America’s “Why Join?”

Thursday Buzz: North America Loves Its Meetings

Associations Now

Kristin Wong at Lifehacker shows a few smart strategies for successfully tackling a huge workload after a day of binging on Netflix. The post Thursday Buzz: North America Loves Its Meetings appeared first on Associations Now

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.

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

Beth Kanter's Blog

With the clock ticking for Give Local America on May 5, community foundations and others are finalizing plans for this national day of online giving. Source: GiveMN A school principal rides a zipline as a way to bring attention to Give to the Max Day in Minnesota.

An invisible economy in Latin America and the Caribbean?

SocialFish

But, what does this have to do with Latin America? Book Review: The Crowdfunding Revolution Latest global social, digital, mobile data for ya Get Open Community on Audible Relevancy on Social Media: How Current Events Improve Support Mobile – from Strategy to Implementation.

IMEX America 2013: Smart Monday Highlights #IMEX13

Cvent Association Tips

Smart Monday powered by MPI was back, co-located with IMEX America. Developing a Successful Social Strategy for Meetings and Events by Gerrit Heijkoop of Amsterdam-based How Can I Be Social (HCIBS). Stay tuned for more Cvent Blog reports directly from IMEX America 2013.

Great News – America’s Hiring and Associations have a Reason to Celebrate

YourMembership Blog

America’s hiring again and associations and their members have reason to celebrate. Opportunities for you to even further strengthen your organizations’ relevance and engagement strategies.

Give Local America Disaster Offers Lessons for Next Time

Beth Kanter's Blog

Also, if you have not read it, Kivi Leroux-Miller has written a stellar piece called “ The Heroes and Villains of Give Local America Story. “ Give Local America Disaster Offers Lessons for Next Time – Guest Post by Peter Panepento.

Largest International Meetings Expo Comes to USA ? IMEX America.

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. Largest International Meetings Expo Comes to USA – IMEX America in Las Vegas. Now IMEX is coming to America, and MCI is inviting you to attend as our guest. GrowGlobally.org.

Globalization isn’t a ‘one-size-fits-all’ strategy for associations

Aaron Wolowiec

Other key findings in the report: North America is the most popular location in the world for global expansion among associations, followed by Europe, Australia/New Zealand and South America. Organizations that have a solid international business strategy experience faster growth.

Globalization isn’t a ‘one-size-fits-all’ strategy for associations

Aaron Wolowiec

Other key findings in the report: North America is the most popular location in the world for global expansion among associations, followed by Europe, Australia/New Zealand and South America. Organizations that have a solid international business strategy experience faster growth.

Include Is a Verb

Spark Consulting

Risk: The Missing Link Connecting Strategy to Implementation (co-authored with Jamie Notter and Leslie White ), available at [link].

Public Relations Society Eyes New Strategy Framework

Associations Now

In its new three-year framework, the Public Relations Society of America doubles down on collaborations and thought leadership as it aims to better serve its member base—one it hopes to grow in the years ahead.

Is your association a global guru in the making?

Aaron Wolowiec

Strategy. associations’ global strategies and international engagement. associations’ business activities with countries outside North America. On the contrary, those who restrict board membership to North America have flat membership growth.

Smart Monday Serves up Cutting Edge Content for IMEX America #imex14

Cvent Association Tips

Once again, MPI and other association partners provided IMEX America attendees with a full day of free pre-trade show education, training, workshops. ISES Approved sessions at IMEX America have been identified as content that complement the ISES Core Curriculum.

Wednesday Buzz: Cheerios’ Buzzy Cause-Marketing Strategy

Associations Now

Nonprofits should take note of the company’s three-pronged marketing strategy, which includes a social media component, a branding change, and an engaging way to get consumers directly involved. ” Head over to Marketing Dive for more insight into General Mills’ marketing strategy.

Nonprofits struggling to meet demand

Aaron Wolowiec

Other strategies: cutting funds and changing the business model. 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.

Does Your Industry Need a Well-Considered API Strategy?

Associations Now

The financial industry group NACHA is working with dozens of industry stakeholders to create a long-term plan for introducing an API strategy for the ACH network. The association had been researching the strategy for months before finally getting it off the ground.

New Renewable Energy Group Eyes Downwind Strategy

Associations Now

With the unusual circumstances of the 2016 presidential election—specifically, the presence of Donald Trump and the historically low approval ratings for both candidates—an advocacy strategy focused elsewhere during this cycle is unsurprising.

Don’t Get Lost in the Jungle: A Field Guide to Navigating Your Targeted Content Strategy

SocialFish

Don’t Get Lost in the Jungle: A Field Guide to Navigating Your Targeted Content Strategy. With these technological advances, how can you design a targeted content strategy? Content Strategy Featured Industry Insider Mark Your Calendars Join us for this free ICF webinar!

Legal Issues That Are Important To Any International Strategy.

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. Legal Issues That Are Important To Any International Strategy. Missteps in this process could completely derail an association’s best global strategy! GrowGlobally.org.

Construction Industry’s Youth Strategy Includes Appealing to Gamers

Associations Now

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Title IX Association’s New “Super Member” Strategy

Associations Now

ATIXA was founded to help educate coordinators and others who are ensuring Title IX compliance in America’s schools. The post Title IX Association’s New “Super Member” Strategy appeared first on Associations Now

Strategy Shift: Recording Industry Seeks Software Change to Fight Piracy

Associations Now

Taking a new approach, the Recording Industry Association of America is asking BitTorrent, Inc., The post Strategy Shift: Recording Industry Seeks Software Change to Fight Piracy appeared first on Associations Now

Monday Buzz: New Membership Strategies for the Class of 2016

Associations Now

One of the biggest changes the associations are making is to their virtual meeting and media strategies, which both AICPA and APA have restructured, according to interviews with Folio magazine. Two associations share their plans for succeeding with younger members.

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Bonus Coverage of Emerging Association Technology Trends 2015

Association Adviser

As we discussed in How to Tackle Technology, offering members videos, apps, social media and responsive design won’t work without a cohesive strategy in place—and it might even backfire on you. Features Technology AGC of America APRO mobile apps NBMBAA responsive design technology TSAE

Two Web Strategy Screencasts

High Context

I created two screencasts (video of a browser session with voice over) showing websites that demonstrate several of the web strategies that I cover in my book, Online and On Mission: Practical Web Strategy for Breakthrough Results. The videos accompany an article I wrote for the December issue of Associations Now , What Drives Your Web Strategy? Articles ASAE Online and On Mission Book Strategy

FrackFeed: Pro-Fracking Activists Try the BuzzFeed Strategy

Associations Now

Everly, who also works on the Independent Petroleum Association of America’s Energy in Depth website, says the goal of FrackFeed is to have fun with a topic that can often feel a bit dry.

Smart Idea: Auto Coalition Eyes Intelligent Transit Strategy

Associations Now

” The post Smart Idea: Auto Coalition Eyes Intelligent Transit Strategy appeared first on Associations Now

“Lights! Cameras! Interaction! 5 Internet TV Strategies for a New Era of Member Engagement

Association 20/20

Despite growing access to web broadcast channels and video platforms, one might conclude that our industry’s approach to video strategy has been somewhat primitive at best. Innovation Managing Change Social Media Volunteer Strategy Web 2.0

Robert Gates, Donald Stern and Association CEOs

SCD Group

Two headlines grabbed my attention a couple of weeks back: Boy Scouts of America hired Robert Gates as its new president. So, what caught my eye is the hiring strategies of two large associations. As your volunteer leaders plan succession strategies, which direction will they go?

Good Meeting Strategy Reduces Risk Abroad ? GrowGlobally.org

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. Profiting from Green Meeting Strategy – Beyond the Feel Good » Jan. Good Meeting Strategy Reduces Risk Abroad. GrowGlobally.org.

Strategies for Bolstering International Membership ? GrowGlobally.org

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. Strategies for Bolstering International Membership. Many times, however, it can be a struggle to apply the same strategies that have worked successfully in the U.S. GrowGlobally.org.

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

Association Subculture

Of the United States of America? 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. Shelly’s favorite words are change, vision, strategy, tactics, learning, teaching and Lord of the Rings.

David Gammel's Web Strategy Report, Volume 2, Issue 3

High Context

Thoughts On Strategy: Changing Web Strategy without a Redesign. Did you know that you can adjust and implement your web strategy without a complete web site redesign? That’s just what Kevin Holland at Air Conditioning Contractors of America did when he shifted a webinar series from individual registration events to a monthly subscription. You can download a white paper on these strategies here.) David Gammel's Web Strategy Report Archive

Driverless Associations

Potomac Core

The plan includes specific goals, strategies, and growth performance indicators for the industry. In today’s world evolving consumer attitudes and business trends require high level business strategy discussions with board members. Ring in the age of Driverless Associations.

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Positive Association Disruption

Potomac Core

For Jeff Morgan, Chief Executive Officer at the Club Managers Association of America, CMAA , it was all about understanding what challenges the members were facing and how the association could play a role in creating positive association disruption.

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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. Strategy. 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.

Three Pak: Most Common Marketing Video Types

Slice-Works

Are you an avid fan of America’s Funniest Videos? “A minute of video is worth 1.8 million words.” ~ Forrester. Did you grow up in a family that shot home videos? Do you like to watch the added features available for movies now—the bloopers and outtakes?

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The Big Picture: Obsessive Branding Disorder

The Big Picture

Branding is the self-help industry of corporate America. Strategy. 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.

US Health Care Association Builds Local Latin American Channel.

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. International Meeting Strategy and Cost Saving Tips – MeetingsNet Webinar » Oct. In this case the region is Latin America. The smaller sized event provides numerous opportunities for attendees to discuss real patient cases with leaders in the field, network with colleagues, and gain knowledge that can impact practice strategies. GrowGlobally.org.