Atlanta Teams With Associations on Airport Security Test Project

Associations Now

The city of Atlanta announced a deal with Airports Council International and the International Air Transport Association to try the new security approach, making the city’s airport the first to do so in the U.S. Atlanta is the first U.S.

Atlanta Ad Agencies Play Up Diversity With New Coalition

Associations Now

Four Atlanta-based advertising agencies are joining forces in the Advertising for Change coalition, which aims to boost diversity in the advertising world’s ranks. That history is driving four of Atlanta’s ad agencies—JWT Atlanta, 22squared, Fitzgerald & Co.,

Atlanta Ranks as America’s Most Crowded Airport

Associations Now

Atlanta’s airport is easily one of the busiest in America. Don’t count on a lot of elbow room if you’ll be flying to or through Atlanta this summer. Great service: Atlanta is within a two-hour flight of about 80 percent of the U.S.

Lunchtime Links: Get Another Taste of Atlanta

Associations Now

If not, the latest episode of the “ATL Files” might get you in the mood for this year’s event, taking place in Atlanta. The action films showcase the needs of Atlanta’s visitors, following two agents trying to get to all the city has to offer.

Small Association to Present Two Different Go-to-Market Strategies at ASAE in Atlanta

GlowGlobally

Does Global Mean One and the Same? Different cultures, needs, market dynamics are some of the considerations that should be taken in determining an association’s market entry in each region. Should one hit the ground running or perform all due diligence prior to running activities on the ground?

A night away? We sure did pay.

Aaron Wolowiec

And Nashville, Denver and Atlanta were the hotspots for revenue growth in 2014. Atlanta and Denver experienced the highest jumps in occupancy rates, according to the report. And it seems three event hotbeds – Miami, Denver and Atlanta – may crimp your style.

Federation of China Trade Associations & Chambers of Commerce CEO to present on “Future Trends for Chinese Associations” at ASAE in Atlanta

GlowGlobally

On August 4, from 3:15-4:30pm, ASAE welcomes Mr. Liu Youqian, the CEO of Federation of China Trade Associations & Chambers of Commerce, to speak about the “Future Trends for Chinese Associations” at the ASAE Annual Meeting in Atlanta.

The Meetings Report: Five game-changing tactics redefining education strategy and success

Aaron Wolowiec

Atlanta, GA. Atlanta, GA. In December 2012, I was pleased to finally release Event Garde’s first research project. In a nutshell, The Meetings Report strives to describe the state of the Michigan association meetings industry.

What’s trending?

Aaron Wolowiec

6 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. Associations Meetings Professional Development Aaron Wolowiec American Society for Association Executives ASAE Atlanta Cheryl Ronk Donna Oser Event Garde Facebook Georgia World Congress Center Instagram Learning Michigan Society of Association Executives MSAE networking OrgPro Radisson Hotel at Kalamazoo Center Skype social media Susan Robertson Twitter Vital Associations

If You Don’t Know the Answer, Find the Answer

Association Adviser

Atlanta Apartment Association vice president Russ Webb shares his thoughts about the need for constant innovation, accountability and fun in the modern association era. From the Corner Office Leadership Atlanta Apartment Association careers Georgia Apartment Association leadership member communication membership National Apartment Association Russ Webb volunteer volunteering

Survey: Associations Focusing on Getting More Out of People, Processes They Already Have in Place

Association Adviser

association budgeting Atlanta Apartment Association benchmarking budget surplus budgetingDespite an improving economy and rising membership numbers, many associations are still trying to run lean and mean. Even if they received a substantial unexpected budget surplus, many association.

Association Innovation: No Longer an Oxymoron?

Association Adviser

Features airports council international American Association of Port Authorities American Society for Surgery of the Hand APICS ASAE association innovation Atlanta Apartment Association California Association of Health Facilities Ford Motor Company Innovation Institute for International Education Location Based Marketing Association Society of American Florists The Canadian Bar AssociationAre you a Type-A take-charge leader?

SCD Group: Build for the Future: Expand the reach of your.

SCD Group

This Tweet grabbed my attention: SHRM Atlanta 2: Malcolm Gladwell on Why Millennials Are So Very Different. Great job SHRM-Atlanta. Pages. About. Contact. Causeaholic. AMR Management Services. Stronger by Association. Wednesday, July 4, 2012.

New Ideas in Texas and Beyond | KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

Texas 100

True North

Golden's Rules for Association

The following is adapted from remarks delivered at the National Society of Professional Engineer’s House of Delegates General Assembly, July 22, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. As NSPE ends one fiscal/program year and starts a new one, it would be typical to talk about the past year’s activity. That is worth doing: we have a good story to […]. The Nature of Associations business strategy culture membership models

#ASAE13: Golf, MLK, Whale Sharks and More

YourMembership Blog

Beautiful weather (thank you Atlanta CVB, I’m sure [.] ( Read more. ) Yesterday was the sort of day that one would never choose to do over again for fear that one of the amazing details would be left out.

Award-Winning Zoo Welcomes Twin Panda Cubs

Associations Now

While all AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums make conservation a top priority, this award brings well-deserved recognition to Zoo Atlanta for making a positive impact on the future of this species. It’s “pandemonium” at Zoo Atlanta this week.

Panorama Council Celebrates Cyclorama Preservation Project

Associations Now

A large-scale project is underway in Atlanta to preserve a football-field-sized painting, and the International Panorama Council applauds the efforts to save it.

Conference Circuit: Highway Safety

Associations Now

The Governors Highway Safety Association’s 2018 Annual Meeting begins this weekend in Atlanta. City: Atlanta. Rundown Attendees: 600 plus. Exhibitors: 60 plus. Breakout Workshops: 15. Diamond-Level Sponsors: 7.

How Culture Drives Employee Engagement

Jamie Notter

I had the great honor this week to present with Robert Barnes of Fitness Australia this week at the ASAE Annual Meeting in Atlanta, GA. He also included the video in our presentation in Atlanta.

Infographic: How Many People Attended #ASAE13?

Associations Now

It’s good news for the industry, good news for Atlanta, and good news for ASAE. It’s good news for the industry, good news for Atlanta, and good news for ASAE,” said Graham.

Spotlight on Diversity Part 2: A Speaker Series Showcases Different Roads to Success

Associations Now

To educate members of Atlanta’s commercial real estate community about the struggles and successes of some the industry’s women and minorities, the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors recently launched a speaker series focused on diversity.

Intentionally Creating Your Culture – Session at #asae13

Jamie Notter

and he and I will be speaking this weekend at ASAE’s Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. That’s what Robert Barnes did. Rob’s the General Manager at Fitness Australia (and my one and only Guest Poster here on this blog so far!),

Friday Top 5

Spark Consulting

A large chunk of the association universe will be heading for Atlanta for #ASAE13 within the next week or so. There will be approximately 6000 association pros in Atlanta, and approximately twice that many options for what to do with your time there. You’ve invested time and money in going to Atlanta to meet people and learn. What’s the point of investing in the conference if you spend all your time in Atlanta on email and the phone with your office?

MC Cares 2018: From Coding to Caulking with Habitat for Humanity!

MembersClicks

Our Atlanta and Indianapolis locations had the opportunity to work on projects in March to do our part in helping further that vision: MC InsiderMC Cares is our annual initiative to give back; It’s one of the ways we honor the “ heart for service ” part of our mission. As a company that provides solutions for member-based and nonprofit organizations, it’s so important to us that we give a helping hand and support missions in our local communities!

Membership Hack: Recruitment Competition for Chapters

Associations Now

Recently, the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association set up a phone bank and hosted a recruitment call-a-thon. The National Association of Home Builders encourages friendly competition among chapter members with an annual fall membership drive.

Al Gore, American Public Health Association Revive Climate Meeting

Associations Now

While the original meeting was scheduled for three days, the new event will only be one day—February 16—and will take place at the nonprofit Carter Center in Atlanta. What was kind of a sleepy three-day meeting for the converted in Atlanta has now become a national discussion.”.

Meet “Transaction Alley”: New Payment Processors Group Shows Georgia Pride

Associations Now

The American Transaction Processors Coalition, a new trade group that launched this month, hopes to show its financial clout—largely centered on a part of Atlanta called Transaction Alley—to the rest of the world.

Conference Circuit: Stop, Evaluate, and Listen

Associations Now

The American Evaluation Association’s 30th Annual Conference—Evaluation 2016—kicks off early next week in Atlanta. Venue: Atlanta Marriott Marquis. Rundown Attendees: 3,000. Presenters: 800. Presentations: 750.

Welcome to MC Insider!

MembersClicks

MC Insider is a weekly series for our users, dedicated to all things MemberClicks: product features and pointers, training details, webinar announcements, a glimpse into our day-to-day lives at our three office locations (Atlanta, Indianapolis, and Vancouver).and New year, new blog!

How Smart Associations Grow Membership

Spark Consulting

Back in August in Atlanta at #ASAE13, I had the opportunity to sit down with Association Adviser TV to talk about a variety of things, including ways to engage your members. Naylor has just published the first video from that interview, which also includes wisdom from Gregg Balko (CEO of SAMPE , and my co-presenter in Just Do It: An Experiential Workshop on Diversity and Inclusion ), John Bell ( Boxwood ), and Kristen Hartman ( Professional Photographers of America ).

Big city love from ASAE

Aaron Wolowiec

2022 – Atlanta. Good news fellow Midwesterners! In 2018, ASAE’s Annual Meeting and Exposition will be coming to Chicago! On July 25, ASAE announced the host cities for its meetings, through 2022: 2017 – Toronto. 2018 – Chicago. 2019 – Columbus. 2020 – Las Vegas. 2021 – Dallas.

Big city love from ASAE

Aaron Wolowiec

2022 – Atlanta. Good news fellow Midwesterners! In 2018, ASAE’s Annual Meeting and Exposition will be coming to Chicago! On July 25, ASAE announced the host cities for its meetings, through 2022: 2017 – Toronto. 2018 – Chicago. 2019 – Columbus. 2020 – Las Vegas. 2021 – Dallas.

Sound Structure: Transparency, Mission Help Code Council Succeed

Associations Now

The standard-setting International Code Council relies on a thorough and transparent review process to avoid overreacting to tragedy—such as the recent death of a spectator at an Atlanta stadium—and a focus on safety has resulted in widespread adoption of ICC’s voluntary codes.

Super Lessons

Association Management

Sorry, Atlanta readers.). I know the rest of the country doesn’t want to hear it, but all I’ve watched on TV this week is Super Bowl highlights. I’ve watched the replay of the game. I’ve watched the NFL films featuring the mic’d up players. And I’ve watched endless post-game analysis.

Golf Association Reaches Out to New Audience With New Esports Tournament

Associations Now

Amateur tournament , which will culminate next month in a championship round with both a virtual location—a tournament on a digital representation of the Pebble Beach Golf Links—and a physical location, at Topgolf’s Atlanta venue. The U.S.

Time for less sitting, more mobile engagement

Association Management

What do Fort Worth, Birmingham, Dubai, Denver and Atlanta have in common? All advertise in the first few pages of the July/August edition of Associations Now magazine as locations for your next association meeting. I’ll confess, Associations Now isn’t typically my top priority.

One thing to do for ASAE Annual that nobody talks about

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

So, as you make your way to Atlanta remember to go forth, be your awesome self and have a great ASAE Annual Meeting Experience! Guest Post by Sandra Giarde, CAE. By now you’ve read about what to bring to ASAE. Your travel arrangements are all confirmed and reconfirmed.

Conference Circuit: Healthy Schools

Associations Now

The School Nutrition Association’s Annual National Conference begins this weekend in Atlanta. City: Atlanta. Rundown Attendees: 6,000. Exhibit Booths: 850. Education Sessions: 120 plus. More than 6,000 are expected to attend.

Quiet: An Association Mavens Interview with New York Times Bestselling Author Susan Cain

Association Mavens

During this interview talks with me about her book and what she’ll be presenting to Association Executives at ASAE’s 2013 Annual Conference in Atlanta during her opening keynote.

Association Chapters Help People With Alzheimer’s Connect With Art

Associations Now

Carlos Museum in Atlanta, told The Atlanta Journal Constitution. A number of Alzheimer’s Association chapters throughout the country are collaborating with art museums to provide special programs geared toward those with memory loss and cognitive impairment.

From the Corner Office: Wendy Kavanagh, CAE, Georgia Society of Association Executives

Association Adviser

May 2011 -- Leadership This month, the Corner Office spotlight shines on Wendy Kavanagh, CAE, president of the Georgia Society of Association Executives (GSAE) , the Atlanta-based organization devoted to enhancing the careers of association leaders who live and work in the Peach State.

Reflection on #ASAE13: A Tale of Two Meetings

Jamie Notter

It’s been a few days since I left the ASAE meeting in Atlanta. I had a great time, as usual, but there has been one issue that has been bouncing around in my brain since I left.