Learn with iMIS and TopClass LMS at the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference

WBT Systems

WBT Systems is delighted to be an official strategic partner of the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference , hosted by NiUG International , April 4-6, in Rosemont, Illinois. The post Learn with iMIS and TopClass LMS at the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference appeared first on WBT Systems.

Illinois Hospitality Groups: Restore “Choose Chicago” Funding

Associations Now

Three Illinois associations spent $50,000 on an ad campaign asking state lawmakers to restore funding for Choose Chicago, which is being affected by a budget stalemate. million it had budgeted for the year has not only jeopardized 40 percent of Choose Chicago’s $33.1

Food and Beverage Colors – Chicago, IL September 11-13

Association Navigator

The International Association of Color Manufacturers (IACM) has created an amazing program for the upcoming Global Color Conference in Chicago. “ Food and Beverage Color in Today’s Global Market ” will be held at the Hotel Allegro, September 11-13, 2012. I hope you can join us in Chicago.

4 Ideas From Chicago Ideas Week

Associations Now

I was catching up with a friend who lives in Chicago earlier this week when she told me she had to cut our phone call short. “I But then she told me it was part of Chicago Ideas Week (CIW), which, she explained, offers a bunch of interesting talks and hands-on classes for pretty cheap.

Air Traffic Controllers Group: Chicago Skies Are Safe Following Fire

Associations Now

After a fire closed a major air traffic control center outside of Chicago last Friday, the National Air Traffic Controllers Association offered a status update and assurances that flight operations were safe and returning to normal early this week.

Chicago’s Plan to Stay in the Conference Game

Associations Now

Chicago has been whipsawed. Second- and third-tier cities are nipping at Chicago’s heels in ways they never have before. With smaller locales challenging the Windy City’s conference dominance, a new hotel could help Chicago regain some ground.

American Board of Medical Specialties Conference

Web Courseworks Associations

ABMS , a prominent board of medical specialty boards, will hold its annual conference in Chicago, September 25-27. Marketing to Members Uncategorized American Board of Medical Specialties Conference associations CHEST Chicago CME healthcare LMS SaaS Technology

Coming in August @ASAE Nashville and Chicago – China Healthcare Market Briefing


In response to our recent subscriber survey, MCI China will be conducting a special briefing for interested US healthcare associations during ASAE’s Annual Meeting in Nashville and later that week in Chicago at the headquarters of the American Health Information Management Association.

Emerging Market Strategy Seminars ? Chicago and DC in August.


Emerging Market Strategy Seminars – Chicago and DC in August. MCI thanks APICS and SHRM for providing meeting rooms at their headquarters in the Chicago and Washington metro areas for these sessions. In Chicago – August 13th 9am-12noon. Chicago, IL 60631.

Big city love from ASAE

Aaron Wolowiec

In 2018, ASAE’s Annual Meeting and Exposition will be coming to Chicago! 2018 – Chicago. ASAE last held its annual meeting in Chicago in 2007, which had the highest attendance of association executives. Good news fellow Midwesterners!

Big city love from ASAE

Aaron Wolowiec

In 2018, ASAE’s Annual Meeting and Exposition will be coming to Chicago! 2018 – Chicago. ASAE last held its annual meeting in Chicago in 2007, which had the highest attendance of association executives. Good news fellow Midwesterners!

Half Day Workshop – Rethinking Membership as a Global Engagement Strategy – May 8th Chicago


Can a traditional “one size fits all” approach to membership or product sales deliver bottom-line results in a world marketplace where the most highly successful businesses deliver customer experiences of equal value around the world?

Blending Soft and Hard Management Styles

Association Adviser

Christie Pruyn, CAE, CIS, Executive Director of the Chicago area chapter of Meeting Professionals International, motivates a vast network of volunteers. From the Corner Office Leadership Chicago MPI christie pruyn Meeting Professionals International millennials new ideas social media volunteer network volunteer recognition volunteerswith the freedom to zigzag within your lane.

Is an AMC the Right Solution for You?

Association Adviser

Features Membership AMC ASAE association management Association Management Company Chicago MPI christie pruyn Dave Wenhold John Graham Josh Patrick Kautter Wenhold Management Group Meeting Professionals International Stage2Planning Partners Wendy Weiser WJ Weiser & AssociatesWith tremendous pressure to hold dues in check, it can be hard for any size association to find the in-house resources needed to handle all the specialized skills required to keep the modern.

The Science of Fundraising

NonProfit University Blog

According to a study released last month by The Science of Philanthropy Initiative at Chicago University (SPI), scientific research matters to your fundraising success. Thoughts & Commentary donor incentives donors and overhead Gates Foundation Georgia State University matching gifts science of philanthropy initiative at Chicago University scientific method SPI University of California San Diego No better way to start a year off than talking about money!

Two Slide Shows on Humanize

Jamie Notter

I’m back from my Chicago/Belgium trip, and I had a GREAT time. I am posting my slides, below from the two presentations I did in Belgium at the Fusion Marketing Experience conference (which together cover all that I spoke about in Chicago, and then some). Consulting. Speaking. About. Contact. Generations. Humanize. Books: Jamie Notter. Leadership insight.right when you need it. Two Slide Shows on Humanize. Posted May 7, 2012. in Announcements , Humanize - 1 comment. Tweet.

6 Stories About Millennials & Associations

SCD Group

Outside Opinion: Millennials Frustrate HR Execs By Sean Bisceglia via Chicago Tribune This just in: New study on millennials. Adrienne Lafrance ASAE Association Marketer associations Chicago Tribune Dan Wolken Donna Vieira Member Clicks Millennials nonprofits SCDdaily Sean Bisceglia The Atlantic USA Today 5 Surprising Reasons Millennials Join and Stay with Your Association By Sarah Hill via Member Clicks How do you get more Millennials in your association?

On the Road

Jamie Notter

I am off to Chicago and Antwerp this week. Consulting. Speaking. About. Contact. Generations. Humanize. Books: Jamie Notter. Leadership insight.right when you need it. On the Road. Posted April 30, 2012. in Announcements , Humanize. Tweet. On Tuesday morning, I’ll be doing the opening keynote at the annual meeting of IHRIM , the association for the Human Resource Information Management industry. The title of my talk is “Unlocking the Power of Human Organizations.”

Life in 140 Characters

NonProfit University Blog

The Post, Times, Philadelphia Inquirer , Chicago Sun Times , San Francisco Chronicle , etc. When I was growing up, we had a vacation home on the Potomac River , right outside of Shepherdstown, West Virginia.

Why Share the Wealth through Membership Recruitment?

Membership Marketing

This past weekend, I was in Chicago doing some membership presentations and spoke with members of one group who asked, “Why should I recruit members for the organization? Membership Marketing Blog.

AMSFest Highlights: Setting Expectations to Make a Saavy Membership Software Selection


AMSFest brought an energized and inquisitive crowd to Chicago last week. In a creative North Side loft, AMS software vendors, partners, and association executives looking for new software solutions met to discuss the changing technology landscape and strategies on making sound selection decisions. AMS Selection Membership Software Selection AMSFest

The inferred power of Twitter! | Experts in Membership Marketing

Experts in Membership Marketing

Executive Connections: Information Wins at EPA

Executive Connections

Tuesday, 30 September, EPA will reopen previously closed libraries in Chicago, Dallas, Kansas City and Washington, D.C. Executive Connections. « Are You Mission Critical? Main. | Why SLA Will Not Endorse, or Oppose, a Candidate for Public Office » 26 September 2008. Information Wins at EPA. Each will be staffed with a professional librarian and be open to the public at least 24 hours a week.

TED Bound

Association Management

I’m currently sitting in an airport lounge in Boston waiting to board a plane to Chicago, then Palm Springs (note: if I ever become President, I will federally mandate that all airport lounges must have Walker’s Shortbread Cookies).

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How to Please Your VIPs at Your Next Meeting

Associations Now

Two years ago in Chicago, she booked a VIP dinner at Riva Crabhouse on the Navy Pier, which not only offered a fantastic view of the city but also of the water plant. And don’t overlook smaller cultural venues, such as an architectural gem like Chicago’s Frederick C.

End of an Era: What Does It Mean for Associations?

SCD Group

As a college junior, I participated in an “field trip” of Chicago that included stopping at the Chicago Board of Trade. As an executive of the American Soybean Association, I participated in several meetings at the Board and with leaders of the Chicago Board.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 12.22.17

Reid All About it

CST – Chapter Roundtable in Chicago IL. Location: Chicago IL. The weekly list of free educational events for the association community… I heard the bells on Christmas day. Their old familiar carols play, And wild and sweet the words repeat. Of peace on earth, good will to men. .

Introducing WorkXO Solutions

Jamie Notter

It’s the company that Maddie and I created with Charlie Judy, a cutting-edge HR leader in Chicago. So it was almost two years ago (January 2016) that we announced WorkXO to the world.

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#thankful4home: Raising Awareness Around Homelessness

Beth Kanter's Blog

This fall and winter I’m working with a group of organizations in Chicago to raise awareness around homelessness, alongside screenings of the @Home documentary that features portraits of this issue through the eyes of activist Mark Horvath.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 8.4.17

Reid All About it

After the AMS Fest in Chicago, I gathered my thoughts about the future of the AMS in a guest post for ReviewMyAMS. CDT – Chapter Roundtable (Chicago IL). Location: Chicago IL.

How an Association’s Former Headquarters Became a Hip Hotel

Associations Now

The Chicago Athletic Association building used to house an exclusive club of the same name. The Chicago Athletic Association’s building, once home to a private club exclusively for men, has seen a lot of faces come and go over its 123 years.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.14.17

Reid All About it

CT – The Power of State Advocacy: Enhancing Member/Component Relations (Association Forum Component Relations SIG, Chicago IL). Location: Chicago IL. CT – Association Forum Young Professionals Happy Hour (Chicago IL).

Cool Association Jobs This Week – December 8


Manager, Marketing and Design , Giordano Dance Chicago – Giordano Dance Chicago, an internationally-renowned professional dance company, seeks an experienced, effective, and enthusiastic Manager, Marketing and Design.

How to Be More Eco-Conscious About Conference Catering

Associations Now

SAVOR…Chicago, the caterer for McCormick Place has taken local produce to highest level—literally. “Just to have good local food,” said Kevin Jezewski, assistant director of food and beverage for SAVOR…Chicago.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.30.17

Reid All About it

CDT – Chapter Roundtable in Chicago. More info/register for Chicago.

Hackathons Helping Nonprofits: The Overnight Website Challenge Offers Pro Bono Redesigns

Associations Now

Paul, Minnesota; Chicago; Kansas City, Missouri; and Phoenix. The next edition of the Overnight Website Challenge takes place March 18-19 in Chicago.

Conference Circuit: School Rules

Associations Now

The 2015 Joint Annual Conference of the Illinois Association of School Boards, Illinois Association of School Administrators, and Illinois Association of School Business Officials is happening in Chicago this week. Venue: Hyatt Regency Chicago and Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers.

American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA)

Association Adviser

June 2012 -- Association Spotlight Executive Director Stephanie Drake, shares how Chicago-based American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA) keeps its 3,500 members informed without making them feel overwhelmed. By Association Adviser staff

Destinations Experiment With New Marketing Efforts

Associations Now

That’s what Chicago is thinking when it heads to Austin, Texas, next week for the annual music, film, and interactive conference South by Southwest (SXSW) to formally unveil its Chicago Made initiative. “[Chicago] is a taste-making place in the world.

If You’re Looking for a Job, Look Inland, Lists Say

Associations Now

Sydney Bennet of Apartment List noted that large coastal cities like New York, Chicago, and San Francisco tend to price themselves out of the market, leading smaller markets to be a better bet.