The Secrets to Increasing Ongoing Member Engagement [Web Class]

Socious

Have you ever been told to do more with less? If you haven’t been told that before, I’m sure you’ve at least heard some variation on that same idea, especially if you’re in the association industry. Association Member Engagement Webinar

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The Secrets to Increasing Ongoing Member Engagement [Web Class]

Socious

To hear more debunked member engagement myths, join us on the free November 9 th web class. Join us on November 9 th for our live web class. What You Will Learn During the Web Class. Have you ever been told to do more with less?

Class 130

Focus on the Corporate Middle Class (Friday Quote)

Jamie Notter

This week’s Friday quote comes from The Alliance , a book written by Reid Hoffman, a co-founder of LinkedIn (and Ben Casnocha and Chris Yeh).

Class 188

Customer Service with a Touch of Class

SCD Group

Seasons 52 Provides Exceptional Customer Service. Barb and I decided to celebrate our 47th anniversary with a dinner at Seasons 52 in Naples. Well, we discovered customer service above expectations. Something that associations can consider when hosting members at conferences or events.

Class 77

Cheers to the 2017 Summer Class of CAEs

Aptify

Ninety-eight association executives earned their CAE (Certified Association Executive) this time around and will be joining a class of more than 4,000 industry professionals. Congratulations are in order for the latest group of individuals who have received their CAE credential! Professional development

Class 43

Best Benefit Ever: Convenient Classes for Caregivers

Associations Now

The post Best Benefit Ever: Convenient Classes for Caregivers appeared first on Associations Now The American Health Care Association’s new website aims to lighten the load for its members with a new learning system. What’s the benefit?

Class 68

Physical Education Group Looks to Innovate Gym Class

Associations Now

Active Schools initiative is working to get students active by revamping gym classes across the country in more engaging ways. Active Schools (LMAS) initiative, provides plenty of thoughts on that question as it urges schools to reimagine how they structure gym classes.

Class 107

Best Benefit Ever: Convenient Classes for Caregivers

Associations Now

The post Best Benefit Ever: Convenient Classes for Caregivers appeared first on Associations Now The American Health Care Association’s new website aims to lighten the load for its members with a new learning system. What’s the benefit?

Class 57

Kentucky Distillers Bring Class to First Membership Drive

Associations Now

And much like a well-aged bourbon, the recruitment effort screams old-school class. The post Kentucky Distillers Bring Class to First Membership Drive appeared first on Associations Now Making a Big Bet Distilleries across Kentucky have big long-term plans for their main product.

Academy Continues Strides Toward Diversity with New Member Class

Associations Now

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences introduced its largest voting class ever this year, and—like in the past few years—the new membership reflects a more diverse Hollywood. The post Academy Continues Strides Toward Diversity with New Member Class appeared first on Associations No

Class 52

Monday Buzz: New Membership Strategies for the Class of 2016

Associations Now

With a new graduating class entering the workforce, this summer will be rife with membership opportunities for trade associations. The post Monday Buzz: New Membership Strategies for the Class of 2016 appeared first on Associations Now

Class 60

Trend in Mindful Business – New class entitled Faith, Spirituality and the Workplace

Holly Duckworth

As our workplaces continue to transform universities around the globe are rising to combine topics that will transform leadership. Check out this course on the intersection of Faith, Spirituality & the workplace.

Class 52

Is Your Association in a Class by Itself?

Plexus Consulting

Is Your Association in a Class by Itself? But in the time associations are going out of business, merging, or otherwise undergoing fundamental restructuring challenges, could this tendency be leading to two different classes of associations? One class might be defined by a club-like familiarity of association members and staff participating in programs of long standing. In which class is your association By Steven M.

Class 40

Medical Group Can Represent Members in Class Action, Appeals Court Says

Associations Now

The New York State Psychiatric Association won a significant victory in its legal battle against UnitedHealthcare after an appeals court ruled that the association has standing to represent its members and their patients in the class-action lawsuit.

Class 86

Arts Organizations Digital Strategies Master Class and Train the Trainers

Beth Kanter

I’m teaching a master class today in San Francisco for arts organizations for Theatre Bay Area. My master class here in San Francisco will be video taped and shared in other cities by a local facilitator using a lesson plan that I have developed.

Class 75

Study: In Charitable Giving, Middle Class Digs Deeper Than the Wealthy

Associations Now

The income disparity in America is accompanied by a giving disparity: According to a Chronicle of Philanthropy analysis of IRS data, the wealthy give a smaller share of their income to charity than do members of the middle class. Members of the lower and middle class gave $57.3

Class 89

Victory for Egypt's Professional Class? ? GrowGlobally.org

GlowGlobally

Victory for Egypt’s Professional Class? Apart from how much better the reporting depth and insight versus the news quality among American media outlets, the most enlightening aspect has been just how the anti-government protests were led by Egyptians from the professional classes.

Class 63

Is Your Association in a Class by Itself?

Plexus Consulting

But in the time when associations are going out of business, merging, or otherwise undergoing fundamental restructuring challenges, could this tendency be leading to two classes of associations? One class might be defined by a club-like familiarity of association members and staff participating in programs of long standing. The other class is defined by environments that are more entrepreneurial, growth oriented and marked by movement and change. By Steven M.

Class 40

JetBlue to Upgrade Business-Class Seats to Attract Travelers

Associations Now

The carrier announced on August 5 that it will upgrade its business-class amenities by offering lie-flat seats on some of its cross-country flights beginning in mid-2014. ” Business class is where competition really is serious.

Class 61

Coming soon to association learning: gamified learning and microcredentials

Aaron Wolowiec

But some new types of learning are also emerging: massive open online courses, flipped classes, gamified learning, microcredentials and microlearning, which has the highest rate of adoption. Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele, co-founders of Tagoras.

Class 176

UAE Gems Dubai and Abu Dhabi Offer World Class Opportunities.

GlowGlobally

UAE Gems Dubai and Abu Dhabi Offer World Class Opportunities. GrowGlobally.org. global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. About. Channels. MarCom. Market & Biz Plan. Meetings. Membership. Products. Public Affairs. Services.

Class 52

Solving the Trade Association Software Dilemma

Association Adviser

The reality is most trade associations are forced by default into what the software industry calls a Best-in-Class software environment. In today’s fast paced world, Best-in-Class environments can offer huge advantages. Profitability by Event, Class, Conference.

Five Super Effervescent Sparkling Fresh Conference Education Ideas

Velvet Chainsaw

Conference Planning adult learning strategies brain science education brain-friendly conferences conference best practices conference education conferences participatory class participatory culture participatory learning

A Conference Learning Manifesto With Ten New Principles To Adopt

Velvet Chainsaw

Event & Meeting Planning adult learning adult learning principles conference best practices conferences participatory class participatory conferences participatory cultureWe participate, therefore we are.

Creating Conference Engagement With These Seven Social Spaces

Velvet Chainsaw

Event & Meeting Planning adult learning attendee engagement conference best practices conferences engagement meeting space participatory class participatory conferences participatory culturePeople participate in a variety of behaviors at a typical conference.

Five More Fresh Innovative Game Changer Conference Ideas

Velvet Chainsaw

Event & Meeting Planning adult learning strategies brain science education brain-friendly conferences conference best practices conference education conferences participatory class participatory culture participatory learning

AE on the Verge: Meetings: On Time Prize Drawings

AE on the Verge

Need a new way to get the class to arrive on time and to return to class promptly after a break or lunch? I may try it with an "early bird" drawing to reward those who arrive at least 5 minutes before class. AE on the Verge. Association management, meetings and mania. Sunday, June 12, 2011. Meetings: On Time Prize Drawings. Try an "on time" prize drawing.

Class 45

Summer Offer from the Post Office - Experts in Membership Marketing

Experts in Membership Marketing

Class 52

SCD Group: E-learning will Impact Association Education.

SCD Group

While fishing in Canada last month, my brother (a trustee for a small liberal arts college) and my nephew “discussed” whether mobile learning was inferior to in class learning. Pages. About. Contact. Causeaholic. AMR Management Services. Stronger by Association.

The Big Picture: Katrina brings life to the classroom

The Big Picture

Hurricane Katrina helped an advertising class cover ethics, gave future engineers a chance to see what hurricanes do to their buildings, taught future social workers the kinds of challenges they will face in the real world and showed future public policy wonks that they should always be prepared to handle the worst-case scenario. Davis class created a public service campaign that focused on rebuilding after the hurricane. The Big Picture.

Finding the Time

Mariner

The best piece of advice I received when I was in college was to view each day I had classes as if I was on a 9 to 5 job. I heeded that advice and made it a point on those days I had class to get to the college early and stay after class to work on assignments

Class 130

Membership Marketing Blog: Membership Marketing News You can.

Membership Marketing

• First Class Letter rate is increasing to $0.45 (up from $0.44). • First Class Postcard rate is increasing to $0.32 (up from $0.29). Membership Marketing Blog. Membership marketing – acquiring, engaging, upgrading, and renewing members – is the cornerstone for associations and relationship driven organizations.

Emerging Market Strategy Seminars ? Chicago and DC in August.

GlowGlobally

For the first time in history more than half the world is middle-class-thanks to rapid growth in emerging countries. GrowGlobally.org. global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. About. Channels. MarCom. Market & Biz Plan. Meetings.

A Billion More Customers Coming to A Regional Market Near You.

GlowGlobally

For the first time in history more than half the world is middle-class-thanks to rapid growth in emerging countries. Here in American over 90% of our people are middle class or better. GrowGlobally.org.

Class 52

The #1 Rowing Club Software: Free Trial

Wild Apricot

Looking for an easy way to coordinate training programs and register rowers for events and classes? Dozens of rowing clubs use Wild Apricot’s software to seamlessly handle all their admin tasks and more

4 Reasons You Should Integrate Your Learning Management System and Community [Case Study]

Higher Logic

Instead of emailing countless class updates, staff can upload these into one place. Even the onsite classes have become more sustainable, because members have an online classroom option now. Imagine this: You’re inspecting a wind turbine about 350 feet up in the air.

It's about Member Indispensability | Experts in Membership Marketing

Experts in Membership Marketing

Class 43

Board Member Boot Camp

World Class Boards

Below are slide references from our Board Member Boot Camp program, to help you build your world class board. Leading Associations is happy to discuss ways we can be of service, including Interim Executive Director Services, Comprehensive Management and Strategic Leadership Development. Please contact Rob Spangler, MPA, at 720.259.3432 or rob@leadingassociations.com. Please contact us with any questions! Board Training

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Membership Q&A: What’s the Most Effective Renewal Cycle?

Spark Consulting

Last week, I taught ASAE’s Association Management Week Membership Development class, and one of the participants, who works for an association with lots of student members, mentioned that her association is doing an increasing amount of communications via text. When is the best time of the year to begin renewal communications to members? How many notices should we send? Should we send paper or electronic notices? What should we send WITH the notices?

How to Select the Best Landing Page Software for Your Association

HighRoad Solution

You need members to buy products or sign up for classes. All of your association’s goals depend on getting people to take action. You need new members to apply. You need current members to renew. You need people to attend your events. You need advocates in your industry to mobilize for change.