3 Member Engagement Tips to Boost Retention

Moery Company

The number one reason members do not renew with an association is due to a lack of member engagement. For associations , it can be seven times easier to retain members than recruit new ones. Members will not want to spend more than a few minutes answering questions. .

The Pros and Cons of Virtual Events as a Member Engagement Strategy

Moery Company

Events are beneficial for member engagement and also member recruitment. If members or prospects miss a meeting, they have access to go back and rewatch the meeting on their schedule. Lately, we’ve seen uneven networking engagement with a wide variance of success.

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Striving for Success: Member Engagement

GrowthZone

This is the first in the Striving for Success series of blog posts featuring excerpts from our 2022 Chamber Success Competition entries. In the Success Competition entry form, we asked “Explain how using ChamberMaster or GrowthZone software has benefited your chamber and/or members.”

4 tips for member engagement using an online community

YourMembership Blog

Despite recent health concerns and cancelled events, your association still needs to engage members with each other and with your organization. Online Community Member Engagement

Using Micro-Moments for Member Engagement 

YourMembership Blog

Now think about how you can take advantage of these micro-moments, or critical touch points in today’s consumer journey, to engage with your members. The post Using Micro-Moments for Member Engagement appeared first on YourMembership. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement New TechnologyMost of us have our mobile phones within arm’s reach – every hour of every day.

One simple secret to boost member engagement.

YourMembership Blog

You should already know building a loyal member base takes time and requires the focus of each person of your team on quality and member service. What turns out to be crucial for boosting engagement and loyalty is the raw data you collect about each of your members. There’s one simple secret to boost member. The post One simple secret to boost member engagement. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement Member Retention

Three Ideas for Member Engagement

YourMembership Blog

There are many consultants out there who are happy to give you the key to engaging your members but it’s not formulaic. True engagement comes from conversations. The post Three Ideas for Member Engagement appeared first on YourMembership.com. Member Engagement + Retention Membership Management engaging members member retention retention

Career events boost member engagement, too.

YourMembership Blog

Connect your members with companies hiring their skillsets + meeting their professional interests. Your members are the lifeblood of your association. You’re constantly designing programs during the member lifecycle, looking for smart ways to provide value at the right time. Some great times to connect are when: A member experiences a career transition. Career Centers Member Engagement + Retention

Member Engagement: you’re already aces

YourMembership Blog

Categories: Member Engagement + Retention Tags: member engagement , member retention Engage has become quite the buzzword. You can’t go to a conference or read an article about membership or member organizations without someone telling you about the importance of engagement. But engaging your members has become one of those phrases that has lost its meaning to many and [.] ( Read more. )

Modernize your association with member engagement.

YourMembership Blog

Member engagement starts with your onboarding process. One of the metrics I established as a membership manager at a medical association was to determine the likeliness of new members to renew their membership based on their level of engagement. Digging through the data, we found that only 10% of members renewed if they didn’t engage […]. Member Engagement + Retention

10 ways your AMS increases member engagement

YourMembership Blog

And, did you know member engagement is the biggest factor in revenue per member? The ROI of engagement is unique to each organization, but its importance to the overall health of an organization is clear. Engagement is one of the underlying motivations for implementing and maintaining. The post 10 ways your AMS increases member engagement appeared first on YourMembership. Is bottom-line revenue top of mind for your association?

3 ways career centers increase member engagement.

YourMembership Blog

Your career center is another way to engage members and ensure they understand the benefits of your association. Are your association members passing by your website more often than you’d like? Maybe your last onsite networking event didn’t have many attendees. Or, are you looking to increase the number of people taking your online courses? […].

Your online community checklist to easy member engagement

YourMembership Blog

The post Your online community checklist to easy member engagement appeared first on YourMembership. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement SocialLink Social MediaIs there anything more satisfying than crossing off an item on your to-do list? Whether you color-code your checklist, or you’ve ditched paper for an electronic checklist, many would say, “No, there isn’t anything more satisfying.”

Revisit your association’s benefits to improve member engagement and loyalty

YourMembership Blog

Are your members satisfied with the benefits they receive from your organization? To keep members happy and engaged long-term, it’s important to deliver the benefits that matter most to them. The Community Brands Member Engagement and Loyalty Study suggests associations might have work to. The post Revisit your association’s benefits to improve member engagement and loyalty appeared first on YourMembership.

The new member engagement rule of 3.

YourMembership Blog

There is a short window of opportunity to engage new members. Most new members join with high hopes. The post The new member engagement rule of 3. Membership & Marketing Member EngagementIf we do not reach them while the window is open, it snaps shut, forever. They are curious to see what their membership will do for them because they do not specifically know what it will provide. appeared first on YourMembership.

Mobile apps: Your small-staff association’s key to effective member engagement 

YourMembership Blog

How a great mobile experience boosts member engagement. According to the Community Brands Digital Evolution Study, members of professional member organizations are tied to their mobile devices: 64 percent say they would feel lost if they forgot their smartphone at home 56 percent say they feel they must check their phone whenever it rings or. The post Mobile apps: Your small-staff association’s key to effective member engagement appeared first on YourMembership.

How to Navigate Post-Pandemic Member Engagement

Membersuite

You’re probably already seeing how these societal, workplace and behavioral changes affect member engagement—sometimes for the better and sometimes for the worse. How are associations learning about and responding to new member needs and expectations arising from all this change?

6 tips to keep new members engaged with your association 

YourMembership Blog

Keeping new members engaged with your association is key. The first interactions with your organization make a lasting impression on a new member. The post 6 tips to keep new members engaged with your association appeared first on YourMembership. Membership & Marketing Member Retention Member RecruitmentThis approach ensures your organization thrives for years to come.

The new member engagement rule of 3.

YourMembership Blog

There is a short window of opportunity to engage new members. Most new members join with high hopes. The post The new member engagement rule of 3. Membership & Marketing Member EngagementIf we do not reach them while the window is open, it snaps shut, forever. They are curious to see what their membership will do for them because they do not specifically know what it will provide. appeared first on YourMembership.

10 Proven Member Engagement Strategies for Associations

GrowthZone

According to the recent results from GrowthZone’s 2020 Association Survey , the majority of respondents indicated an improvement in year-over-year association engagement rates. Survey members to determine how to better-engage them. Staff focus on engaging specific groups.

2 genius ways to up your member engagement game.

YourMembership Blog

Raise your hand if you feel like your member engagement tactics aren’t working well with your association members. Can you count all the channels, blogs, newsletters, etc. The post 2 genius ways to up your member engagement game. YourMembership News Member Engagement Industry TrendsDon’t worry, you’re not alone. We’re living in a time when people are inundated with messages and content from a variety of channels 24/7.

11 Elements of a Winning Member Engagement Strategy

Higher Logic

The numbers represent speculated percentages of online engagement, with 90 percent of participants only viewing content, 9 percent responding to content, and 1 percent actively participating in the creation of new content. It's difficult not to get discouraged by such speculation when your member engagement is so critical to the success of your association as a whole. Achieving great engagement requires a commitment to a great member engagement strategy.

Ringing the Bell for Member Engagement

YourMembership Blog

From Greg Melia’s Opening Keynote “The Rules of Engagement: Enhancing Membership in Your Association” to Shelly Alcorn’s “Buckle Up Kids: Behind the Wheel of the Disruptionmobile”, a somewhat disturbing look at the future and how it will impact many associations, there as a great deal of information to consider. Member engagement played a big role in the content that was presented in the meeting’s sessions. represented ad hoc members. Know your members.

7 Association Programming Strategies Proven to Drive Member Engagement

GrowthZone

Our GrowthZone AMS blog series, 6 Proven Ways Associations Improved Member Engagement , explores different tactics that can increase member engagement. In this installment, we dive into programming strategies used by associations with strong member engagement rates.

11 Proven Communication Tactics to Increase Member Engagement

GrowthZone

In our recent association survey , 52% of respondents said their association’s engagement rates were higher than the year before. 25% of respondents reporting increased engagement attributed the improvement to member communication. Focused correspondence to members.

The New Member Engagement Rule of Three

GrowthZone

A Guest Blog by Amanda Kaiser. There is a short window of opportunity to engage new members. Most new members join with high hopes. During the first few days of their membership, new members are inherently very engaged. We only have 3 emails to engage some new members. We only have 3 days or 3 weeks to engage some new members. We may only have 3 touches total to engage some new members. Member Engagement Growth

2 genius ways to up your member engagement game.

YourMembership Blog

Raise your hand if you feel like your member engagement tactics aren’t working well with your association members. Can you count all the channels, blogs, newsletters, etc. The post 2 genius ways to up your member engagement game. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. We’re living in a time when people are inundated with messages and content from a variety of channels 24/7. you’re subscribed to? appeared first on YourMembership. YourMembership News

Member Engagement - Sharing Stories

Wild Apricot

As I was preparing a series of blog posts on member engagement and communications (the #1 issue facing organizations in 2011 according to our Blog Reader Survey), one of January's Nonprofit Blog Carnival posts - Nonprofits and Information: Sharing Our Stories - caught my attention. Are you keeping your members, volunteers or supporters informed?

Changing Strategy and Member Engagement

Eric Lanke

I've spent the weeks since that decision in communications mode, trading emails and talking on the phone with a sizable number of our association members who are directly impacted by the change in direction. Depending on the member company's level of involvement in the old direction, some of these conversations have been easy (the member supporting the change in direction) and some of these conversations have been difficult (the member supporting the existing way of doing things).

Hidden Problems That Seriously Erode Member Engagement

Smooth The Path

Avinash Kaushik gives a couple of detailed examples in his recent blog. Members are frustrated by websites that don’t remember their login or that they need to manage multiple logins, applications that ask for too much information, unreturned calls, receiving emails that do not apply to them, not getting timely event notifications, and more. Join as a member and read every single automatic message the system sends and note how quickly you have access to resources.

New Member Engagement – Looking For Value Beyond the Welcome Kit

YourMembership Blog

I came across an article recently that was making the case for the undeniable value of the age old new member packet for today’s association. It mentioned how new members are most always engaged members, and that the trusty packet can help those members stay engaged beyond the first exciting months of membership. Interesting thought, but I don’t think a new member packet on its own comes close to getting the job done.

What is Member Engagement – (Venn Diagram Style)

YourMembership Blog

Categories: Member Engagement + Retention Tags: associations , member engagement Member engagement has become one of those terms that is so commonly used it has lost its meaning (kind of like the “synergy” of the late ’90s). The post What is Member Engagement – (Venn Diagram Style) appeared first on YourMembership.com.

Member Engagement Through Content Marketing

GrowthZone

Part 2 of the 5-Part Series: Why Member Engagement No Longer Means Face-to-Face. Recently we blogged on the topic of digital engagement and why face-to-face events aren’t the only way to drive member engagement. Get our Member Engagement Resource Guide. Retain happy, fulfilled members and overcome the member engagement challenge. Clearly, content that drives engagement must be digital and distributed online.

A Member Engagement Experiment

Eric Lanke

As I talked about previously , I gave a webinar on October 30, 2012, on "What Does Member Engagement Mean To You?" Unfortunately, because of some technical difficulties during the webinar, I was not able to complete the presentation, and so I promised to record and post to my blog some supplementary material about a member engagement experiment that’s going on in my own organization. Member Engagement Associations

Member Engagement Starts at Home

Eric Lanke

I was talking about some comments offered in the "Walking the Walk of Deep Member Engagement" learning lab Elizabeth Engel , Peggy Hoffman and I ran at the recent ASAE Marketing, Membership and Communications Conference. My segment of the session was about letting members leverage the resources of the association to direct their own volunteer efforts and, in last week''s post, I took issue with what one participant said about how the idea wasn''t scalable.

Strengthening Member Engagement: Tips From an HR Consultant

Fonteva

Why do members join associations? As an association leader yourself, you already know that this value often revolves around the experiences you offer, the people members will meet, and the abundance of opportunities you provide. Online member profiles.

Content Ideas for Associations Who Blog

GrowthZone

There are simple things to keep in mind that can make all the difference in whether a blog post gains traction. Utilizing these three concepts will help increase your association’s blog followers. When blogging: Be Helpful, Instructional, Compelling, Interesting, and Entertaining.

Member Engagement Buzz, Bench Warmers Or Change Makers & More

Wild Apricot

This week''s link round-up offers 5 posts on member engagement; insight into Millennials and why you should consider having them on your board, as well as the Top 150 Nonprofit Blogs. nonprofit Apricot Jam

[GUEST BLOG] Turn Chaos into Calm

GrowthZone

As both staff and members execute their own return-to-work initiatives, systems we once took for granted are now broken. The post [GUEST BLOG] Turn Chaos into Calm appeared first on GrowthZone. Productivity Member Engagement Growth member engagement productivity

Are You Taking a “Backwards” Approach to Member Engagement?

YourMembership Blog

Engagement has always been at the heart of building and sustaining the connection between associations and their members. It’s really what associations have been “about” for as long as they have existed, according to Leading Engagement from the Outside in: Become an Indispensable Partner in Your Members’ Success , a new whitepaper co-authored by Anna Caraveli, Ph.D The thing is, most of us are still not doing a very good job of engaging our members.