CLEVELAND | LeBron scores 44 as Cavs even series with Celtics

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND —LeBron James scored 44 points, surpassed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar atop a postseason list and helped the Cleveland Cavaliers even the Eastern Conference finals at 2-2 on Monday night with a 111-102 victory over the Boston Celtics, who are looking forward to getting home.

Cleveland man, Michael Cleveland sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for selling fentanyl & heroin causing death

NonProfit University Blog

Ohio – A Cleveland man was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for selling a mixture of fentanyl and heroin that resulted in the death of a Cleveland Heights man.

Cleveland’s bullpen blues keeping AL Central in play

NonProfit University Blog

Two years ago, the Cleveland bullpen led the way when the Indians overcame significant injuries in their starting rotation and won the American League pennant. After Sunday night’s 3-1 loss at Houston, Cleveland’s relievers are 3-11 with an AL-worst 5.72

CLEVELAND | Knock, knock: Browns there; team set for HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND (AP) — Ready or not, the Cleveland Browns are getting their close-up. But with renewed optimism around Cleveland following the recent draft, and the selection of quarterback Baker Mayfield, the team is granting HBO unlimited access to its upcoming camp.

CLEVELAND  | All tied up: LeBron’s 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND — LeBron James knows the path to the NBA Finals better than anyone in today’s game. Continue reading CLEVELAND | All tied up: LeBron’s 44 helps Cavs even series with Celtics at STL.News.

CLEVELAND  | On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND — Before taking the floor, LeBron James stood in the hallway with his teammates outside Cleveland’s locker room and pounded his chest with both hands. Continue reading CLEVELAND | On time, on target: LeBron, Cavs pound Celtics in Game 3 at STL.News. Sports Cavs pound Celtics Cleveland Game 3 LeBron on target On time TodayNews

CLEVELAND | AP source: Cavs not disciplining Hood for not entering game

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND — A person familiar with the situation says the Cleveland Cavaliers will not fine or suspend forward Rodney Hood for refusing to enter Game 4 against Toronto. Continue reading CLEVELAND | AP source: Cavs not disciplining Hood for not entering game at STL.News.

CLEVELAND | LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND — LeBron James had 27 points and 12 assists, Kevin Love added 14 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-86 victory in Game 3 over the Boston Celtics on Saturday night. Continue reading CLEVELAND | LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 at home in Game 3 at STL.News. Sports Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 Cleveland Game 3 TodayNews

Thursday Buzz: Cleveland Prepares for GOP Convention

Associations Now

Serious event planning is underway for events around the Republican National Convention in Cleveland this July. Politics aside, the 2016 Republican National Convention , taking place in Cleveland in July, presents some unique challenges for event planners.

Cleveland Nonprofit Recognizes Unsung Volunteer Heroes

Associations Now

For nine citizens of the Greater Cleveland area who were recently honored with MTV Awards, the recognition had nothing to do with catchy music videos or trophies shaped like moon men. The post Cleveland Nonprofit Recognizes Unsung Volunteer Heroes appeared first on Associations Now

All Eyes on Cleveland as It Finalizes Preparations for RNC

Associations Now

It been two years—and lots of work—since Cleveland was awarded the Republican National Convention. After being awarded next week’s Republican National Convention in July 2014 , Cleveland hit the ground running. It receives pro bono support from Destination Cleveland. “We

BOSTON | Cavs, Celtics ready for Eastern Conference finals rematch

NonProfit University Blog

BOSTON (AP) — The jerseys and venues will be the same, but so much has changed since the last time Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics met in the Eastern Conference finals.

HAMILTON, Ontario | Johnny Manziel signs with CFL in path back to football

NonProfit University Blog

HAMILTON, Ontario (AP) — Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel is heading to the Canadian Football League, looking to salvage his football career after a turbulent and unsuccessful stay with the Cleveland Browns.

BOSTON | Celtics take Game 1 of East finals, beating Cavaliers 108-83

NonProfit University Blog

BOSTON (AP) — Jaylen Brown had 23 points and eight rebounds, Marcus Morris added 21 points and 10 boards, and the Boston Celtics opened a 21-point, first-quarter lead and beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-83 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals.

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio | Weary king: LeBron says he loses sleep after playoff losses

NonProfit University Blog

Sports Cleveland squads Eastern Conference finals independence NBA Finals ohio TodayNews Tommy HeinsohnINDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James knows the odds are stacked against the Cavaliers. He’s lost sleep over it.

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Trade Association Advocacy and the Political Conventions

Association Navigator

In DC shorthand it’s referred to as “Cleveland” or “Philadelphia” as in “are you going to Cleveland?”. Someone said that involving your association in Cleveland creates the risk that your industry will be seen in a negative light.

NEW YORK | Harden, James, Davis finalists for NBA MVP award

NonProfit University Blog

NEW YORK — Houston’s James Harden, Cleveland’s LeBron James and Anthony Davis of New Orleans are the finalists for the NBA’s MVP award.

BOSTON | Celtics survive 42-point night by LeBron, down Cavs 107-94

NonProfit University Blog

BOSTON —Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and the Boston Celtics withstood a 42-point night by LeBron James to beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 107-94 on Tuesday and take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.

Outdoor Lighting Fixture Demand to Grow 6.7% Annually Through 2022

NonProfit University Blog

CLEVELAND/ May 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Demand for outdoor fixtures is expected to increase 6.7% per year to $5.5 billion in 2022.

BOSTON | Celtics beat 76ers 114-112 in Game 5, advance to face Cavs

NonProfit University Blog

Al Horford added 15 points and eight rebounds for Boston, which will play Cleveland for the second straight year for a spot in the NBA finals.

Your Event Guide for the 2016 Political Conventions!

Beekeeper Group

We’re excited to bring you Convention Buzz 2016 — your go-to resource to view and post events taking place at the National Political Party Conventions in Cleveland and Philadelphia. Are you attending the Republican National Convention ?

Learning Along The Way: 45 Lessons Life Taught Me

Learning Along the Way

Written By Regina Brett, 90 years old, of The Plain Dealer, Cleveland , Ohio. "To About. Archives. Learning Along The Way. 45 Lessons Life Taught Me. To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught me. It is the most-requested column Ive ever written." My odometer rolled over to 90 in August, so here is the column once more: 1. Life isnt fair, but its still good. When in doubt, just take the next small step. Life is too short to waste time hating anyone.

What Can Community Professionals Learn from Influencer Marketing?

Higher Logic

Imagine your user conference is in Cleveland, and LeBron James sent a tweet, welcoming your customers to his city. Or Google’s Sundar Pichai wrote a guest blog post on your community about the future of cloud computing. Do you think your customers would be excited?

Manufacturing Group Tries to Draw Millennials With New Initiative

Associations Now

“We want manufacturing companies to thrive,” Grealis told Crain’s Cleveland Business. The Precision Metalforming Association’s new MFG NXT effort builds on the group’s prior success in reaching new demographics.

Fighting Homelessness: Libraries on the Front Lines

Associations Now

PLA president-elect and director of the Cleveland Public Library, in an interview with Associations Now. When people think of libraries, they think of books. But for homeless individuals, they’re often a place of refuge.

Batter Up: Event Lessons From the World Series

Associations Now

What this year’s thriller of a World Series can teach meeting planners about designing and executing conferences or meetings.

Don’t Manage Social Media Like the NFL

Associations Now

Cleveland Browns (@Browns) October 16, 2016. Some teams, such as the Cleveland Browns and Philadelphia Eagles, responded satirically to the rules, replacing actual game action with a tabletop equivalent.

Monday Buzz: Skipping the Conventions, but Still Busy

Associations Now

The buzz around this year’s Republican National Convention has been weird, with Donald Trump’s influence in Cleveland putting political mainstays in an odd spot. A number of major trade groups are passing on the national conventions—both Republican and Democratic.

Association, University Alliance Aims to Boost Women’s Leadership Skills

Associations Now

Taking place at CWRU’s Cleveland campus, the program is funded in part by the GE Foundation and builds on a previous leadership program that the university created for women in STEM careers.

NFL. Rams. Association Governance.

SCD Group

Last week, the National Football League’s Board of Governors voted to authorize the (Cleveland/Los Angeles/St. But, as an Ohio native, I recognize that the Rams started in Cleveland and moved to LA back in the 1940s. All association professionals need to remember this mantra: “It’s their organization not yours!” Louis) Rams to move (again) to Los Angeles. The decision upset fans in St. Louis. along with San Diego and Oakland (other franchises seeking to move.)

Political Science: Meetings Industry Effort Makes Most of Election Season

Associations Now

The idea is while all of those policymakers are together in one place in Philadelphia and Cleveland [for the national conventions], we want to take an opportunity to highlight and advertise the importance of meetings,” Dominguez told industry publication Skift. “We

Gaming Association Expands Code of Conduct for Casino Industry

Associations Now

The Associated Press notes that the pledge comes at a time when deadly incidents involving people who had suffered gambling losses have drawn media attention—particularly a random murder in Cleveland that was aired on Facebook Live.

Obsessive Innovation: Why Associations Must Constantly Turn to What’s Next

Associations Now

He cites examples like Dollar Shave Club and Cleveland Whiskey for their unorthodox messaging and business approaches and suggests association executives must lead their associations and their industries toward similar reinvention.

GOP Calls for Repeal of Ban on 501(c)(3) Politicking

Associations Now

Congressional Republicans and GOP Presidential Nominee Donald Trump are calling for an end to a decades-old law prohibiting 501(c)(3) groups from intervening in political campaigns.

Heart Association Rolls Out Traveler-Friendly CPR Training

Associations Now

Another two will be placed at The Global Center for Health Innovation in Cleveland and Anthem’s office in Washington, DC. Got five minutes to spare before your flight? Use the time to learn CPR, courtesy of the American Heart Association.

Ted Cruz, Republicans & Association Law

SCD Group

Background: Meeting in Cleveland, the Republic Party nominated Donald J. NOTE: This is NOT a political statement nor political endorsement. Rather it is commentary on how political actions can showcase association issues. Last night and again today, Republican Senator Ted Cruz – in speech and followup meetings – illustrated association board members who fail to abide by the Duty of Loyalty. Trump as its nominee to be President of the United States.

Social Media and Security: Protecting Your Nonprofit

SocialFish

She can be found typing away on her laptop in cold Cleveland, OH. Guest post by Stacey Waxman for SocialFish. ——-. Social media has revolutionized the way people communicate and has become a central player in the nonprofit field.

Where’s ASAE?

Association Okie

Cleveland. Let’s play a little “Where’s Waldo” with ASAE. We know where ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Expo are scheduled for the next 7 years: St. Louis – August 6-9, 2011, Dallas – August 11-14, 2012 , Atlanta – August 3-6, 2013, Nashville – August 9-12, 2014 , Detroit – August 8-11 2015, Salt Lake – August 13-16, 2016, Toronto – August 12-15, 2017. So where should they be going after this string runs out? And yes, I know that cities bid to host).

Tuesday Buzz: Can Social Media Surface New Member Leads?

Associations Now

Use your social media presence to attract new member leads for your organization—but don’t forget the strategy. Also, find out why the Democratic National Convention has a case of the tax-status blues. If you build it, that doesn’t mean they’ll come.

Ripened Thoughts on the Demise of Vine

Associations Now

During the past six months or so, Lohse and her musical partner, Thomas Hughes, have gained a significant audience on the network through their project Carol Cleveland Sings.