@CESSE Optimizing Sales Results for Certification, Certificate & Training Businesses

GlowGlobally

Whether you are selling certification in the United States or around the world, learn proven lessons on capturing potential candidates, how to motivate candidate behavior, and mixing education “prep products” to motivate and drive sales.

Do We Need Social Media Certification? - BlogClump

BlogClump

Do We Need Social Media Certification? My friend Maddie Grant tweeted this post the other day about Social Media Certification. I bet these folks doing the certifications are trying to become the authority by offering them. We all have different audiences, different technology, different goals, etc. I am not advocating a certification, but there might be a way to do one that wasnt totally full of fluff. But isnt that like all certifications?

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Association Certification and Accreditation Programs: Minimizing the Liability Risks

Plexus Consulting

Venable LLP, Washington, DC Certification and accreditation programs ("certification" programs) sponsored by trade and professional associations are increasingly common. However, standard-setting and certification programs are not without liability risk, sometimes potentially significant risks. Fortunately, proper care in establishing and operating certification programs can go a long way toward minimizing those risks. by Jeffrey S. Tenenbaum, Esq.,

ASAE Technology Conference 2009 - BlogClump

BlogClump

ASAE Technology Conference 2009. The ASAE Technology Conference was in DC the last two days. I had the chance to run into a bunch of good friends and learn about some new technologies and websites that are out there. ASAE Technology Conference 2009. skip to main | skip to sidebar. BlogClump - Blogging About Associations From a Gen Xer. A Gen Xer giving his thoughts and opinions on the Association world. Wednesday, January 28, 2009.

Achieve More by Connecting the Dots for Your Association

Association Adviser

Too often, associations think of their technology solutions from too narrow a perspective: How can my AMS more effectively manage my member data, or, how can my career center help me provide increased member value? But can your technology more effectively amplify ALL your content??

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.29.19

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I continue to learn new things about the “bones” of an AMS, a technology I thought I knew enough about but apparently didn’t. Dan Hickey at DelCor Technology Solutions explains how to avoid application sprawl by taking a strategic approach to Office 365. Location: Washington DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.14.18

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If you’ve ever tried to get people at work to adopt a new technology, you know what kind of uphill battle that can be. Fíonta explains the reasons behind resistance to change and provides change management advice for technology, in their case, Salesforce, implementations.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.4.19

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Dan Lautman of DelCor Technology Solutions did something that many people only talk about: he unplugged for a month. When you’re selecting technology, like a learning management system (LMS), there’s so many ways you can botch the decision, mostly because you don’t know what you don’t know.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.21.19

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As jobs change, career pathways and certification programs must change as well, says The Urban Institute. Join a roundtable discussion about the very good reasons that your business unit might go out, specify, evaluate and purchase a technology solution without involving your IT peers.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.17.20

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Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Nonprofits and Elections in 2020 (online and Washington DC). Location: online and Washington DC. Nonprofit Technology Trends Round Table: 2020. Location: Washington DC.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.5.18

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He describes his experience over at the DelCor blog along with the reasons we might be seeing this technology more often at offices and events near you. Chapter Roundtable in Washington DC. Location: Washington DC. – Association Palooza VI (Washington DC).

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Compare Association Management Software Platforms

GrowthZone

Additional modules are available based on package subscription: Sponsors/Ads, API Access, Sales Funnel, Certifications, Events Expo, Project Management, Fundraising, Form Builder, Chapter Management, Online Store, and more. Headquartered in Washington, D.C.,

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.8.19

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MemberSuite explains how associations can respond to this market demand by offering certificate and certification programs. Tue 3/12 at 12/12:30 p.m.* – Developments in Privacy and Data Security for Nonprofits (virtual and Washington DC). Locations: virtual and Washington DC.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.24.20

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Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. We will also consider what technologies and approaches work when associations want to share information with members, and how content modelling helps tie different data sources together.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.15.19

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Here’s a quick path to burnout: all the tedious tasks associated with certification processes , yuck, been there. MemberSuite describes the different ways technology can be used to save staff time and stave off frustration. Locations: virtual and Washington DC.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.7.18

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Members need certifications and certificate programs to advance in their careers, and associations need the non-dues revenue those programs provide, says MemberSuite. Event Technology Trends in 2019. Hear about the top ten event technology trends coming in 2019.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.14.20

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Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Self-driving cars are on the streets and AI is in our homes, but should nonprofits bother getting up to speed on these emerging technologies when some are not yet in the cloud?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.20.17

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Listen to Higher Logic CEO Rob Wenger talk to DelCor Technology Solutions founder and CEO Loretta DeLuca about the deal. As a CAE whose studying and exam experience is still imprinted in my brain, I can relate to this post from WBT Systems about motivating certification candidates.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.7.20

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Jim made chili for Super Bowl night so I made my favorite buttermilk cornbread recipe from the Washington Post. Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. But some new technologies could change that.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.1.19

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Mon 2/4 at 2 p.m.* – Are Your Certifications at Risk? Voluntary Certification Legislation in the States. Distinguish between the types of legislative impacts on your certification program(s) and clarify the differences between mandatory and voluntary government oversight.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.29.19

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MemberSuite has suggestions this week about improving your association’s certification application experience —and that also includes saving them time among other things. The analogy may be amusing but his point is serious about the effect of human “errors, pains, and foibles” on technology. Mon 4/1 at 12 p.m.* – Farragut/Dupont Small Staff Association Brown Bag Lunch (Washington DC). Location: Washington DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.4.16

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Since presidents are on everyone’s mind this week…I recently discovered the Washington Post’s podcast Presidential. Each episode is dedicated to a president starting with George Washington and ending with Donald Trump. – 4 Hot Technology Trends Driving Change in Events Today.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.22.19

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Dan Hickey at DelCor describes the seven steps your association should take when building a technology project team. Reducing the Loss of Corporate Sponsors/Partners (Brown Bag Lunch Idea Exchange, Washington DC). Location: Washington DC. Location: Washington DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.21.16

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Tagoras , a consulting and education firm specializing in the market for lifelong learning, invites you to participate in a survey that will help our community better understand how membership organizations use or don’t use social technologies to deliver learning. Location: Washington, DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.6.19

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Presenters: Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Location: Washington DC and online. The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… Starting to feel a little holiday stress?

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Organic Trade Group Steps Up to Prevent Industry Fraud

Associations Now

Following a recent Washington Post report that found that millions of pounds of corn and soybeans imported from Turkey and labeled “USDA Organic” did not meet the necessary requirements of the label, the Organic Trade Association is taking steps to combat industry fraud.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.5.18

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Small Staff Association Brown Bag Lunch (Farragut/Dupont, Washington DC). Location: Washington, DC. The right technology can mean the difference between a big success and a big headache, but the selection process can be daunting. Chapter Roundtable in Washington DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.2.18

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When you’re shopping for new technology, look beyond what the software does. Eventpedia explained how to choose the right partner when shopping for an event app —advice that holds true when shopping for any technology. webinar and Washington DC). Online and Washington DC.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.17.17

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Amy Sample Ward, CEO of NTEN, says, “Nonprofits will have to invest in both the people and technologies they’ll need to fulfill their missions in the future.” Simple Ways to Use Technology to Improve Your Event. – Are You a Female Technology Champion? Washington DC).

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.17.17

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Amy Sample Ward, CEO of NTEN, says, “Nonprofits will have to invest in both the people and technologies they’ll need to fulfill their missions in the future.” Simple Ways to Use Technology to Improve Your Event. – Are You a Female Technology Champion? Washington DC).

Socialfishing.

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Maddie Grant Washington, DC USA Mobile: 202.294.6148 madsgrant@gmail.com [link] association blogger Visit MyBlogLog and get a signature like this! I’ve made a professional home for myself within the association/non-profit world after a dry run down several different career paths in the UK and here in Washington, DC. branding Facebook LinkedIn technology associations beta testing innovation web 3.0 Change is good. No fear ! My name is Maddie Grant.

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Hear That Sound? It’s the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Engaging Members from Day One

Association Adviser

When I graduated college I worked in hospitality sales for a number of years before getting the opportunity, through the Greater Washington Society of Association Executives, to move to association side. We have a membership that values the certification that ASHA provides.

Colo. Tech Group Asks Members to Help Break Down Barriers to Innovation

Associations Now

Cory Gardner, the Colorado Technology Association is hosting interactive online sessions to solicit member feedback on barriers to innovation. In partnership with Sen.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.22.19

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Presenters: Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Creating Boards of Excellence (Washington DC Idea Swap). Location: Washington DC. Host: ASAE Greater Washington / National Capital Community.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.24.17

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The subscription economy is booming—along with the technology needed to support it. They want to be able to complete full courses, prep for board exams, and earn their certificate – all on their mobile devices. Mitra Sorrells, technology editor and Orlando bureau chief, BizBash.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.24.17

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The weekly list of free educational events for the association community… CB Insights published one of the best explainer posts I’ve read about blockchain technology. When a technology project comes to a close, you want it to be done, over, finished, let’s move on.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.18.16

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Learn how to evaluate an Association Management Software based on important, often overlooked criteria; avoid hidden costs you may not see on the surface; and attract next generation thinkers and staff with a strong technology platform. 625 North Washington St, Suite 450, Alexandria, VA, US.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.11.19

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Presenters: Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Attendees will also gain insight by learning benchmarks for success as revealed in the 2019 Global NGO Technology Report. Zoom and Washington DC).

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.26.19

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Presenters: Agnes Amos-Coleman, MBA, CMP, education, conference, event, certification consultant, Amos-Coleman. Rethinking Your Business Model with Digital Transformation (Washington DC and online). Locations: Washington DC and online. Location: Washington DC.

Wednesday Buzz: Take Your Passport Mobile

Associations Now

The agency hopes to decrease wait times with this and other technologies by up to 40 percent for American and Canadian travelers flying globally. And check our own Rob Stott’s piece this week on taking certifications to other countries.).