Association executives: Would staff-led evaluations produce better results?

SCD Group

Goal setting and annual evaluations are standard fare for the human resource roles of association executives and senior managers. As an association executive, I really disliked the annual staff evaluation sessions. So, would a staff-led evaluation process work for associations?

Veterinarian Group Expands Role Through Leadership Restructuring

Associations Now

The American Society of Veterinary Medical Association Executives is making some changes to start a new era of carrying out its mission, starting with a new name and its own CEO. The post Veterinarian Group Expands Role Through Leadership Restructuring appeared first on Associations Now

Reads of the Week: March 8, 2013

Reid All About it

He was heading to TEDActive (the live Palm Springs simulcast) where he anticipated learning about association management from a dolphin researcher. Steal this idea from Association Media & Publishing: sponsored small group dinner discussions.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.5.17

Reid All About it

Your weekly list of free webinars and events for the association community… “I’ll do that but not right now.”. I finally got off my butt, pulled up the site, and entered my digits after hearing Chuck talk about it on a recent Association Chat.

Moose to MOOCs and 3 other articles for association executives

SCD Group

Coursera, a Silicon Valley-based company, is announcing today that it will partner with university systems in Colorado, Georgia, New York, Tennessee and Texas to develop and evaluate the potential of technology that is fueling dramatic changes in how higher education is designed and delivered.

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Tragic Loss Brings Valuable Lessons for Gay Pilots Association

Associations Now

The National Gay Pilots Association learned this after a plane crash claimed the life of its executive director. Planning for the unexpected departure of an executive director or CEO is not something that many associations do well.

Where in the World are the Innovators? ? GrowGlobally.org

GlowGlobally

global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. Manheim, Germany; Shizuoka, Japan; Colorado Springs, USA). As MCIs Senior Advisor, Global Development Strategy, I help associations build and execute global growth strategies.

How to Use Twitter: A Guide for AEs : Off Stage

Off Stage

I know how much time I’ve spent researching and experimenting-- time I couldn’t have found when I was a full-time association manager. The best part: many of the popular tools are free and readily available for associations to use. Let’s say you are the Bittersweet Association of Realtors. Your landing page might say something like “Welcome to the Twitter site for the Bittersweet Association of Realtors. Financial Management.