Tips for Managing Millennials - from a real, live millennial!

Association Management

Management is about coping with complexity. that it dawned on me that I belong to the dreaded Millennial Generation. In a Fortune Magazine article entitled Everything you need to know about your Millennial co-workers , Katherine Reynolds Lewis. Association Management Managemen

Millennial Member Engagement: 6 Little Hacks to Try

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A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend Membership2020 , a one-day learning event centered around next-gen recruitment and retention strategies. While the takeaways were boundless (and the insights fascinating), there were a few little hacks (related to Millennial member engagement) that I found particularly interesting. association management member engagement membership management Association Views

Attracting Millennials Through the Art of Storytelling

MembersClicks

Storytelling is a powerful tool for your association. In fact, by telling a compelling story, you can actually boost Millennial recruitment. Here are a few ideas: association management member engagement Small Staff Chatter

Your Member Recruiting Campaign Will Fail Without This

YourMembership Blog

Membership Software Association Management Software. Associations. Management Team. I recently attended a job fair and asked a job hunter if he thought about joining an association in his chosen industry to help him find a job and network since he was new to Florida. ” His answer surprised me but we continued talking about what YourMembership.com does and our involvement with associations, membership management and online community.

SCD Group: Millennials, Multitasking and Associations: What Can.

SCD Group

AMR Management Services. Stronger by Association. Millennials, Multitasking and Associations: What Can We Do at Work. This work style suited me and had positive results when I was a reporter at the Associated Press. So, what are association executives to do?

A Little Something About 20-somethings

Association Management

For over a decade, I have been attending standards and technology-focused events sponsored by client associations as well as forums hosted by venerable U.S. In general, millennials are not “joiners” in the same way that baby boomers have been, either socially or for business purposes.

Where are the YPs?

Spark Consulting

“How can I recruit young professional members if there are no young professionals entering our industry?” Associations Now recently profiled an initiative by the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association focused on exactly this: recruiting young people into the industry.

Can Disruptive Innovation Benefit Associations?

SCD Group

Rather than sitting around and talking about negative trends or "fussing" about Millennials, two businesses within these industrie shave refocused and created innovations designed to re/engage participants and recruit new ones. Associations representing industries or professions should be scanning the environment to discover any disruptive innovations that might impact that industry or profession. Yes, HeadPinz and TopGolf are NOT associations.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.2.16

Reid All About it

13 association management experts (including yours truly) make some predictions for 2017 in a new e-book from Aptify. Out of the Mouth of Millennials. Millennials are the largest generation in U.S. What do Millennials think about being put under the microscope?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.2.16

Reid All About it

13 association management experts (including yours truly) make some predictions for 2017 in a new e-book from Aptify. Out of the Mouth of Millennials. Millennials are the largest generation in U.S. What do Millennials think about being put under the microscope?

New Year Resolution: Invest in Association Learning Technology

WBT Systems

Back at the office, this process is paralleled as the new year kick-starts strategic planning sessions to set goals for association management, covering everything from membership growth and retention to updating education and certification programs.

Associations and the Vision Thing

YourMembership Blog

I am writing from Xperience2015 , YM’s second annual customer conference, where we’re spending three days with more than 300 association leaders and staff. To his point, association leaders are facing change in unprecedented ways and at a pace that can seem more than a little overwhelming.

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Build a Journey to Yes Using Marketing Automation

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Do you need to: Recruit new members to broaden your base. Mine the invaluable data in your association management system. Personas are the characters in your association’s story. Opportunity: visibility with associations Listing of Upcoming Local Events.

Chose Your Dimensions of Diversity and Get Started

Eric Lanke

Spark Consulting is out with another white paper -- this one on the sometimes challenging topic of diversity and inclusion -- and it's another thought-provoking read for association CEOs. Millennials are more focused on "cognitive diversity, or diversity of thoughts, ideas, and philosophies."

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.9.18

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… As a history major, I’ve been waiting for virtual reality (VR) to shake up the way history is taught and it’s finally happening—or maybe it’s been happening and I just haven’t noticed.

The World of Opportunities for AMCs: A YM Perspective

YourMembership Blog

We are proud to be the Platinum Sponsor for AMCi, because Association Management Companies (AMCs) have always been an important part of our success. It was our opinion that these associations were in the greatest need of the help the technology we were building could provide.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.13.16

Reid All About it

Tue 6/14 at 11 a.m.* – Make the Most of Your Analytics with Google Universal Analytics or Google Tag Manager. Presenters: Tom Jelen, Director of Digital Communications, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Hoffman, CAE and Peter Houstle of Mariner Management.

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From the Corner Office: Scott Wiley, CAE

Association Adviser

Scott Wiley, CAE, head of the Ohio Society of CPAs , and newly elected Chair of the ASAE board, shares his thoughts about advocacy, millennials, member engagement and the importance of financial literacy in an exclusive Association Adviser interview. .

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Steal This Idea!

Association Adviser

Associations don’t always have all the answers (we know, you’re shocked). the AICPA and the American Nurses Association have basically zero overlap in audiences). Some members only date your association casually and then move on. And many associations are NOT in crisis.

Steal This Idea!

Association Adviser

Associations don’t always have all the answers (we know, you’re shocked). the AICPA and the American Nurses Association have basically zero overlap in audiences). Some members only date your association casually and then move on. And many associations are NOT in crisis.

SCD Group: Will Government's Conference Scandals Spillover to.

SCD Group

AMR Management Services. Stronger by Association. Will Government’s Conference Scandals Spillover to Association Meetings? While some see these as examples of out-of-control federal spending during the Obama Administration, I see them as a threat to association meetings.

Keys to Association Career Success

Association Adviser

So, why don’t more people follow Bloomberg’s mantra, whether they’re working in the association world, the corporate world or the not-for-profit world? Advancing one’s career may be the member’s responsibility, but associations that mentor, guide and connect members are amply rewarded at dues renewal time. They’re working harder than you think and even teens can school associations. Advantages of association employment. It’s also a great recruiting tool, added Smith.

The Workplace Has Been Just Another Brick in the Wall

Association Subculture

Once we do, we can get on with the business of achieving our associations missions. About a thousand similar statements are regularly promulgated to describe Gen Y/Millennials. Not only are our associations in a state of flux, so are our employment practices. association. (25).

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.20.19

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… I’ve referenced the New Member Engagement Study from Kaiser Insights and Dynamic Benchmarking for many of the posts I write for clients, so I’m happy to see they’re preparing to do another one.

Management Misdemeanors: 10 Crimes Against Increased Volunteer Engagement

Idea Architects

Unfortunately, you don''t have too look too far to find organizations regularly committing management misdemeanors that get in the way of them engaging the volunteers they say are so important to them.