The Big Picture: Continue the Conversation

The Big Picture

A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. You can use BackType to keep track of your own comments, follow the others of leaders in your industry, or keep track of what is being said about your association in blog comments. [

How to Lose Well at the End of a Winning Streak

Associations Now

Every association is bound to face failure at some point, but how team leaders respond to that loss could be key to ensuring future success. Jamie Notter, consultant and founding partner of WorkXO, shares advice for organizations and managers.

Is Your Newsletter a 98-lb Weakling? : Off Stage

Off Stage

” The issue that WAV is addressing is those (sometimes very awful) newsletters our members send out in the name of ‘marketing’ But the same observations can be true of our association newsletters as well: members look at them as spam, or perhaps their email hosts looks at them as spam (AOL has a reputation for blocking mass mailings and Yahoo mail is also pretty whimsical about how it defines ‘spam’). Financial Management. Managing Volunteers.