Everybody’s Due-ing It! Ideas to Drive Non-Dues Revenue

Blue Sky eLearn

Associations are always looking for new and creative ways to drive additional non-dues revenue. At a recent Association SIG Summit, Blue Sky Client Success Manager, Kara Adams, joined a group of association executives as they crowdsourced ideas to drive non-dues revenue.

Setting Strategy for Certification’s New World

Associations Now

It’s tempting to jump right into the new ways to engage members in certification. Like most things in the association world, certification is undergoing a transformation. The substantial authoritative certification hasn’t gone away, Rops stresses. “I

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Skyrocket your association’s revenue through your member education program in 2020

YourMembership Blog

Here are three ways to boost your revenue through your continuing education program in the new year. Your members look to you for learning opportunities including everything from continuing education to certification. According to the 2018 Member Education and Career Development Report, 85 percent of members look to associations for professional development opportunities.

Got NDR (Non-Dues Revenue)?

Association Adviser

out of 5) among nearly two dozen member communication vehicles we examined in our annual Association Communications Benchmarking Report. Many associations overestimate how much revenue a new NDR program will generate and underestimate how much time and resources it will require.

Association Revenue Trends in the US and UK (Plus 3 Tips for Increasing Your Income)

Higher Logic

Driven by a change in what members want and are willing to pay for, associations are seeing changes in their key revenue streams, including which income sources sustain their organizations. Where Associations Get Their Revenue Today. Non-dues, or non-subscription, revenue.

How Content Opens the Door to New Streams of Non-Dues Revenue

Association Adviser

Non-dues revenue is an important source of funds for associations. Membership dues may still be the single largest revenue source for many associations, but dues revenue is dropping according to a recent report from the ASAE Foundation.

Don’t Nickel-and-Dime Members: Ideas to Increase Non-Dues Revenue

.orgCommunity

But, HFMA has cast that old non-dues revenue practice aside. Their new membership model includes unlimited access to certifications, online education, newsletters, industry analyses, and communities—the “ pay-to-play ‘extras’ in most association business models.”.

Daily Buzz: Use Your Membership Portal to Drive Nondues Revenue

Associations Now

Engagement might be the top priority of a membership portal, but it can generate revenue from your other offerings too. Your membership portal is the ultimate engagement tool—but it can also help your association generate nondues revenue. “A

When Your Superpower is Member Development and Revenue Generation: Tamela Blalock, CAE, CMP, DES

Association Adviser

We talked with Tamela about how she applies a sales mindset to membership growth, revenue generation and board development. I think of membership development and revenue generation as my superpower, and calibrate that superpower to the mission of my organization.

Association membership is on the rise

Aaron Wolowiec

recently released the results of its annual Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report , in which 53 percent of associations reported membership growth throughout the last year. Also in the report, associations indicated communicating membership value is the No.

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How a Sharpened Focus on Mission Upped Revenue, Membership

Associations Now

The American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation finds that a focus on purpose yielded new memberships and increased revenue. In the same period, AACVPR’s revenue from educational offerings more than doubled from $98,224 in FY2012 to $202,189 in FY16.

Beyond membership dues: 3 ways to boost your association’s revenue

Aptify

Beyond membership dues: 3 ways to boost your association’s revenue. What do you do when your association’s revenue goes flat? Here are three revenue-boosting ideas you can take to your board today. They seek everything from continuing education to certification.

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Beyond membership dues: 3 ways to boost your association’s revenue

Aptify

Beyond membership dues: 3 ways to boost your association’s revenue. What do you do when your association’s revenue goes flat? Here are three revenue-boosting ideas you can take to your board today. They seek everything from continuing education to certification.

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Back to basics: Education programs

Aaron Wolowiec

Additional insights were gleaned from The Meetings Report jointly published by Event Garde and MSAE. Prepare for certification. Case studies/reports. Certification. Certificates/certifications.

What will 2016 bring for associations?

Aaron Wolowiec

The demand for knowledge will continue to grow this year, specifically the focus on certification programs. In fact, Abila predicts certification revenue will surpass membership revenue in 2016. It’s a new year. New predictions. New trends. New goals. New successes.

The 5 E’s of Generating Non-Dues Revenue from eLearning

WBT Systems

Is your association generating as much non-dues revenue as it needs to, wants to, or has the potential to? One great way to do this is to look to your online education and certification programs – with your Association Learning Management System, generating non-dues revenue is easy!

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Potential IMO Revenue Model - Presented for your consideration

Experts in Membership Marketing

The 2013 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report will be released in June at the Marketing and Membership Conference here in DC. I recently used the results of the study to help a client develop a revenue model for her association.

An Award Winning Approach to Professional Education

YourMembership Blog

YM Learning, formerly Digital Ignite , supports education and certification programs through one centralized hub to make your organization the content resource for your industry. Digital certificate delivery: send richly designed PDFs upon completion or passing.

Funding Industry Innovation

Potomac Core

growth was reported is another reminder of how much the ground is shifting for associations. Instead ROI is defined as providing the means necessary to help an industry overcome impediments and grow their top line revenue.

How Associations Increase Membership Sales

GrowthZone

Certifications. forecast revenue. run comprehensive reports so you can forecast your close rate and revenue. Technology Revenue Solutions GrowthYou may not realize it, but you’re in the business of selling. Think about it. You sell memberships. Renewals.

Challenges and Opportunities for Association Education Programs

WBT Systems

Most certification academic standards have limited value – without the ability to apply learning. Some of the relevant insights provide great messaging for associations seeking to market their education and certification programs to members.

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

What are the basic elements an LMS for Associations must have to deliver effective, engaging member education and certification programs, while also simplifying the delivery of learning for administrators? Generate Non-Dues Revenue with your LMS.

David Gammel's Web Strategy Report, Volume 2 Issue 2

High Context

The economy is hitting meeting revenue hard in some sectors while programs such as certifications and distance learning are booming for the same organizations. magazine , discussed how he accidentally shot the revenues of his CoPilot service through the roof. If you look at the chart he links to in the column, you’ll see relatively flat revenue. Same chart with huge growth in revenue for subscriptions compared to the pay as you go method.

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.

Your association website probably isn’t accessible — but should be

Association Success

Beyond legal requirements, however, Samantha Evans, the certification manager for the International Association of Accessibility Professionals , said there’s both a social responsibility and a business case to make for Internet accessibility. . In the United Kingdom, the Office of National Statistics reported in a 2019 study that 78 percent of disabled adults had recently used the Internet, compared with 95 percent of non-disabled adults. . Featured Invigorate Revenue

Steal This Idea!

Association Adviser

A certification? According to the 2017 edition of the Marketing General Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report , nearly three-quarters of participating associations are either holding steady or increasing membership. Features Membership Revenue fundraising membership

Steal This Idea!

Association Adviser

A certification? According to the 2017 edition of the Marketing General Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report , nearly three-quarters of participating associations are either holding steady or increasing membership. Features Membership Revenue fundraising membership

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.31.20

Reid All About it

Survey participants will receive the study’s final report. If your members have to acquire new knowledge and skills to thrive in this new pandemic environment, WBT Systems suggests offering this type of certificate (and digital badge) program.

7 Creative Ways to Promote LMS Engagement

Blue Sky eLearn

Especially if there is no continuing education or certification involved. Each activity would be tracked in the backend of the LMS and then you’d be able to run reports to award prizes. .

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Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content

Blue Sky eLearn

How vital is non-dues revenue for your association? In 1953, more than 95% of revenue for professional associations came from membership dues. Over the last few decades, the biggest driver of non-dues revenue has been technological advancements.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.24.20

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Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Boost Membership & Non-dues Revenue in a Virtual World with Open Communities. Recruiting and Retaining Association Members (and Driving Non-Dues Revenue) in the Virtual Event Era.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.22.20

Reid All About it

The report that came out of their first survey two years ago was full of good information and great ideas so I look forward to this edition. Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. The Association Revenue Recovery Plan.

Get Ready for Online Learning with LMS Selection Criteria

Delcor

Online learning programs deliver much needed education to members as well as provide a steady source of non-dues revenue and opportunities for sponsorships. Source of non-dues revenue. Certificates. How many certificate programs do you offer? Certifications.

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Building Buy-In for an Online Community at Your Association

Higher Logic

Your organization needs to bring in new members to meet revenue goals, and often, this includes increasing the young member base. Growing Non-Dues Revenue.

Best Practices for Monetizing Your eLearning Content

Blue Sky eLearn

How vital is non-dues revenue for your association? In 1953, more than 95% of revenue for professional associations came from membership dues. Over the last few decades, the biggest driver of non-dues revenue has been technological advancements.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.29.19

Reid All About it

Presenters: Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Not only can you use digital marketing to grow your revenue but also your brand awareness, event attendance, and open doors to new opportunities.

Best Practices for Monetizing eLearning Content

Fonteva

For as long as most of us can remember, a large majority of revenue for professional associations came from membership dues. As the importance of non-dues revenue continues to grow, technological advancements have become one of the biggest drivers. License content or revenue share.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.15.20

Reid All About it

Chapters can continue to generate non-dues revenue by partnering with their sponsors in new ways. Billhighway explains how to help chapters leverage their event and content assets to deliver desperately needed revenue to their bottom line and value to sponsors.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.7.16

Reid All About it

In deciding to audit a tax-exempt organization, the IRS looks at the gap between the tax reported and paid, and the tax the IRS says is owed. Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT) and employment taxes are fertile ground for collecting additional tax revenue.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.10.20

Reid All About it

Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Chapter Benchmark Report: What the Data, Success Stories & Opinions Tell Us. Join a discussion based on industry data from the latest Chapter Benchmarking Report.

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