Compare Association Membership Management Software Platforms

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Leveraging a robust AMS system enables membership professionals to engage members and develop their association instead of focusing on mundane, repetitive tasks. This article will help you compare and evaluate different association management software options to help you do just that.

Choosing the Best Association Management Software

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Leveraging a robust AMS system engages members and helps you develop your association, while automating many mundane and repetitive tasks. Whether your membership organization is an association or chamber of commerce, feature-rich Association Management Software (AMS) is a must.

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Membership Management Software + Social Networking

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Associations. Technology. Management Team. Membership Management Software + Social Networking. In this social membership podcast David Sieg, vice president of strategic marketing for YourMembership.com, explains why having an integrated solution is essential to the success of your member organization and what role public online communities like Facebook play in your marketing strategy.

4 Steps to Assessing Your Membership Management Software Needs

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In a less dramatic sense, if you’ve worked for an association or membership organization, selecting membership management software can feel the same way. The first step in finding membership management software that fits your organization is understanding what you need from current and future perspectives. What are your requirements right at this moment and what do you see your association needing in the short and the long terms?

How to choose your next association management software

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There are dozens of association management software (AMS) systems on the market today. These solutions typically have the baseline functionality that most associations need and also sometimes allow for basic configuration.

Why Do You REALLY Need an Association Management System?

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Association management system, or AMS for short. For those who don’t, an AMS is a technology solution that allows you to manage your organization’s membership using one integrated system, which includes your website and your database. We say yes, and here’s why: association management membership management Association Views association softwareYou’ve likely heard the term, and you may even know what it means.

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Top 5 Association Management Takeaways from Xperience2014

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Throughout the show our guests had the opportunity to attend sessions focused on business, marketing and association management best practices. We’ve put together a summary of the most notable association management ideas and recommendations that each speaker addressed during their presentations. Understanding, adapting, and knowing when to let go, in today’s increasingly competitive environment, are the keys to your associations’ success.

6 signs your association needs a new membership management system

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Signs your organization is outgrowing its current association software. When your association is growing, it can be an exciting time. But while you’re enjoying growth, your association management software (AMS) may not be keeping pace. When your association is growing, it can be an exciting time. But while you’re enjoying growth, your association management software (AMS) may not be keeping pace. Member Management Technology

Compare Association Management Software Platforms

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Could an Association Management Software (AMS) solution be the answer to the inefficiencies that plague your association? This article will help you evaluate ten association software options. What is Association Management Software (AMS)? In a nutshell, an AMS provides membership-based organizations an all-in-one member management system. Association Software 10 1. Popular Association Software Platforms.

Changes in Membership Management Software that Could Impact How You Run Your Association

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Whether we’re talking about the internet revolution or the technology revolution in general, billionaire Scott Cook makes a good point. We’re still just getting used to having the internet, technology, and information at our fingertips. That technology has been evolving rapidly and continues to do so to this day, influencing our daily lives and the associations we’re running. What was once a phone call is now an email sent through your association management software.

2015 Association Management Trends and Important News from YM

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It’s only the first week of the New Year and we are already off to an exciting start as YourMembership proudly announced this week the acquisition of Digital Ignite and that we will be adding its Learning Management System to YM’s expanding suite of products. There’s no getting around the fact that new technology, tools and management techniques are coming at us faster and faster these days leaving little time to effectively evaluate and choose between alternatives.

5 Features the Best Membership Management Software Should Have

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As your association heads into the future, you don’t want your hands tied by technology. Your technology must give your association the freedom to make the right choices and decisions. The best membership management software includes five critical features that will help your association prepare itself for the future. Association Management

6 Association Management Tips from Steve Jobs

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Associations can learn a lot from Steve Jobs and his vision to create an enjoyable user experience and brand culture. In recognition to Steve Jobs’ contribution to technology, business, and organizational management, we’ve gathered some of Jobs’ most influential advice and explained how associations can use it. 6 Pieces of Association Management Advice from Steven Jobs. This is true in the association space as well.

What to Do When Your Members Hate Technology

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You just discovered amazing new association management software that will give your association’s staff hours back in their day. Association Executives Member Engagement Membership Marketing Membership Management SoftwareIt has all the administrative wizardry your staff needs and the member-facing functionality to keep your members and prospects engaged. You love it. Your board loves it.

5 Little-Known Secrets to Getting More Out of Your Association Management Software

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An hour ago, yesterday, and last week at this same time, chances are pretty good that you were also staring at a screen, taking advantage of technology to find information or get some work done. Training Chapter Management Membership Management Software AMS SoftwareAt this moment, you’re staring at a screen. You’re scrolling through this article on your smartphone, or your tablet, or your laptop.

What Will Association Management Software Look Like in 5 Years?

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However, the past half-decade has been a time of refining ideas and streamlining technology. As costs come down, technology usage and capabilities have increased. Download Your Free Report of 9 Consumer Trends That Affect Associations. But what does that mean for association management software? Eventually, all activity, including what you do through association management software and private member community , could trigger notifications.

An AMS to optimize your association’s financial operations.

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We’ve been busy at YourMembership, enhancing our technology solutions to improve your association members’ experience, streamline your operations and processes, and help your organization grow. Last month, we revolutionized the member experience with SocialLink, YM’s online community and social mobile app built into our association […]. YourMembership’s AMS now integrated with QuickBooks Online and Great Plains.

5 Features the Best Membership Management Software Should Have

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As your association heads into the future, you don’t want your hands tied by technology. Your technology must give your association the freedom to make the right choices and decisions. The best membership management software includes five critical features that will help your association prepare itself for the future. Association Management

10 keys to creating and growing a customer service culture at your organization.

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What does a culture of accountability look like at your association or nonprofit? Career Centers eLearning Member Engagement + Retention Membership Management Thought Leaders association career center association job board association leaders association management association management software association technology career center career center solution customer service customer service culture job board software online education online learning online social community

What’s the “return on innovation” from your association management software?

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It’s not unusual to think about your association’s technology investments in terms of return on investment (ROI). Using modern membership management software can pay big dividends to your association (and your members). Marine Corps Association & Foundation ?was

5 Features the Best Membership Management Software Should Have

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As your association heads into the future, you don’t want your hands tied by technology. Your technology must give your association the freedom to make the right choices and decisions. The best membership management software includes five critical features that will help your association prepare itself for the future. Imagine being in a meeting where everyone is discussing an idea for a new membership model. Product and inventory management.

Modernize your association with an integrated, cloud-based solution.

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Are your strategies limited by your technology? As associations evolve, they sometimes do not have the time or resources to think long term about scalable management software and business productivity solutions. Leverage mobile capabilities to access member information anytime, anywhere. Instead, they react to the immediate needs of their organizations by patching together a […].

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6 signs your association management software may be a dinosaur

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Six signs your association management software may be outdated. . Is your association failing to keep up with technology? Just as your association grows and evolves, technology changes too. Failing to keep up with technology advances may cause your organization to fall behind in its ability to work efficiently and deliver the great experiences your members expect. It’s newer to the nonprofit and association world. Nimble AMS Technology

Best Association Management Software | Our Top Picks

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The best association management software, or AMS, solutions are specifically designed to meet the unique needs of associations just like yours. That way you’ll get a clearer sense of the particular balance of specificity, utility, and ease-of-use that will best suit your association’s needs. If a more lightweight, membership-oriented solution might be more appropriate for your software needs, be sure to check out our membership software comparison and buying guide too!

5 questions to better market your career center.

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When it comes time to look for a new job, professionals turn first to associations, which are among the best places to start. That’s because they know employers savvy enough to recruit via their relevant association channels are looking for […]. Nothing promotes a career center like putting relevant, niche jobs in front of professionals.

2017 Technology Trends (And How Your Association Can Adapt)

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When it comes to technology, I think we can all agree that the only constant is change. Then from there, you can figure out unique ways to incorporate those trends into your association. association management association leadership membership management Small Staff ChatterOnce we get comfortable with one platform/device, bam! Another 10 pop up. Now the key to adapting to these changes is to understand which trends impact your members the most.

Technology, your association, and your members. Where do you stand?

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How do you go about making decisions involving the technology needs for your association that enable you to serve your members more effectively? We asked that question last week in our webinar, Make the Right Choice: Eva luating Technology for Your Association. There is no getting around the reality that many organizations are experiencing generational shifts within their membership as Boomers retire and Millennials enter the workforce. Membership Management

Three Ways Associations Can Build Brand Awareness Using Technology

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What does your association’s brand say about the organization? For years associations have relied on word of mouth (WOM) to play a role in creating that awareness. While you work to build your association’s brand, do you use all the tools at your disposal to achieve the results you desire? What role is technology playing in your efforts ? Let’s look at three avenues where you can positively impact your brand awareness through technology.

New Year, New Technology?

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Associations. Technology. Management Team. New Year, New Technology? It’s an excellent time to reevaluate the technology you’re using. The goal behind technology, as I’ve written in past posts, is to simplify your daily tasks. January is technology month here at the YourMembership.com blog. (Of One Comment to “New Year, New Technology?”

5 reasons everyone at your association needs to go to #Xperience17.

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#leadership #inspiration #learning #innovation #technology – all in one place. As an association leader, you have a great case for going to Xperience 2017. It’s a sure way of learning new ideas to make stronger connections with your members, adapt new technologies and grow your membership […]. It’s a chance to grow your skills in leadership.

6 Compelling Reasons to Consolidate Your Association’s Technology Systems

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As an association professional, what you do makes a difference every day. Association professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference every day and they’re often very passionate about their work. So to be as effective as possible, they buy association-specific software systems. The problem is that most association technology only does one thing really well. To take care of all your needs, you need to make multiple technology purchases.

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Membership meets engagement in today’s modern world.

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And, to operate efficiently, you need to implement an easy-to-use, safe and secure technology through a connected platform. Industry News + Trends Member Engagement + Retention Membership Management Social Media and Business Trends Thought Leaders association management software association membership growth member engagement membership growth membership marketing mobile responsive modern website design social community

What to Do When Your Members Hate Technology

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You just discovered amazing new association management software that will give your association’s staff hours back in their day. Maybe they’re less experienced with web-based technology. More Members Are Using (and Enjoying) Technology Than You Might Think. First, why do you think your members will hate your new technology? They will be comfortable navigating your new AMS platform or other technology system as well.

101 Things You’d Rather Be Doing Than Wrestling With Your AMS

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Despite all those glowing reviews you see on association management software provider’s websites, it seems like no one is actually satisfied with their AMS. You don’t like the tools, you hate the support, and you spend all day wrestling with technology and trying to get your association management system to work. Association Management Membership Management Membership DatabaseWe’ve been reading the studies , and they’re dismal.

Gamification: Before You Implement the Technology.

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Associations. Technology. Management Team. The term “gamification” turns a lot of traditional associations and companies off as they envision young members sitting around playing video games but “gamifying” your offerings is not about bringing in Guitar Hero or World of Warcraft to your next event or meeting. Gamifiying your organization is not about technology.

Free Webinar: Managing Your Membership Database in Wild Apricot

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Want to learn about Wild Apricot membership management? 17 at 3 pm EST. We'll dig deep into the membership database portion of Wild Apricot software, including online database structure and composition; membership directory; integrating widgets into Wild Apricot; and much more.( association management software association management software system association management system Membership management membership system nonprofit non-profit Non-profit technology nptech

What Technology Makes the Must-Have List?

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Associations. Technology. Management Team. What Technology Makes the Must-Have List? Working in a technology company means we have a lot of early adopters. I recently asked this group of experts what technology they couldn’t live without. By defining technology in that fashion, it’s easy to classify Velcro (or hook and loop) closures as something pretty great.

Have You Outgrown Your Membership Database?

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In our recent Blog Reader Survey, membership growth/acquisition ranked as the second most important issue facing small membership-based organizations for 2011, just behind member communications and engagement. ams association management software association management software system association management system database management member records Membership management membership records Non-profit technology nptech online database

3 technology trends to improve your association’s member experience

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Is keeping up with technology trends on your association’s radar? As your association grows and evolves, its needs change. Meanwhile, technology advances aren’t standing still for your association. Failing to keep up with technology may cause your organization to fall behind in its ability to deliver a great member experience. Otherwise, there’s a good chance their membership will lapse as they take their business elsewhere.

How technology can improve your association’s value prop

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Most loyal members place more importance on technology in their lives and feel their organization delivers a better technology experience. Consider this: The 2019 Community Brands Digital Evolution Study shows that technology plays a critically important role in the lives of today’s members. The study also shows that the most loyal members place more importance on technology in their lives and feel their organization delivers a better technology experience.