How to Make Association Committee Members Happier and More Productive


There’s the company in Seattle that raised its minimum wage to $70,000, there’s WL Gore & Associates that eliminated a managerial hierarchy , and Whole Foods that publishes all of its employees’ salaries , which are based on work and abilities (the more able the employee, the higher the pay).

[Guest Post] Your Association’s Website Is Your Best Member Recruitment Tool


The following blog post was written by SBI Association Management , a Seattle-based and AMCI-accredited association management company. How shopping for an association is a lot like buying a toaster on Amazon. Prospective members are used to finding everything from the best-rated camera to the safest car seat online, so it’s no surprise they’re using similar “shopping tactics” to decide on joining your association.

Why Tech Marks the Spot When it Comes to Meeting Planning

Associations Now

“Conventions driving innovation in … demand sectors deliver companies and associations to a city’s doorstep,” according to the report Defining Conventions as Urban Innovation and Economic Accelerators from Skift for Meetings Mean Business.

Sponsorships: What Do Meeting Organizers and Exhibitors Want?

Associations Now

Many association meetings wouldn’t be successful without sponsors. Most of you already know that associations generate a lot—if not the majority—of their nondues revenue from meetings, tradeshows, and conferences. appeared first on Associations Now

The Hourglass Blog: Don't Forget the Baby Boomers

The Hourglass Blog

I listen to KEXP in Seattle. Association Management. Management. Association Subculture. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Friday, October 15, 2010. Dont Forget the Baby Boomers.