What’s Next for Association Communications?

Moery Company

Associations will have to segment their members and partners using the following for communication purposes: Essential / Non-essential during shutdown. The post What’s Next for Association Communications?

Prevent Member Communication Fatigue

Association Adviser

Here's how to keep members interested while avoiding member communication fatigue. The post Prevent Member Communication Fatigue appeared first on Association Adviser. Your association's messaging must strike the right tone and frequency.

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How Often Should You Communicate With Your Members and Industry? – Ask JP #075

Moery Company

Hello, it’s another edition of Ask JP, the question today was, how often should I communicate with our members and our industry? I don’t believe you can communicate too much. The post How Often Should You Communicate With Your Members and Industry?

The Value of Annual and Long Term Communications Plans for Associations

Association Adviser

Although having an overall communications plan is one step in the right direction, there is value in having both an annual and long-term communications plan. The post The Value of Annual and Long Term Communications Plans for Associations appeared first on Association Adviser.

How to Get Young Professionals to Engage In Your Association

GrowthZone’s guide, The Power of Young Professionals, tackles the challenges of engaging, recruiting, and retaining Gen Z and Millennial members, including: • Why they do or don’t join. • Communication strategies. • Myths and facts

Partnership v. Membership: Communicating Change

Spark Consulting

Now that you’ve mapped out the changes you want to make to your membership program, and your board of directors is on board with those changes, how do you go about communicating them to the members who will be affected? Membership: Communicating Change appeared first on Spark Consulting.

Communications With Hustle – Moery Webinar

Moery Company

The post Communications With Hustle – Moery Webinar appeared first on The Moery Company. Resources

Allow-Listing for Email Communications: Tips for Email Marketers

Higher Logic

The post Allow-Listing for Email Communications: Tips for Email Marketers appeared first on Higher Logic. The post Allow-Listing for Email Communications: Tips for Email Marketers appeared first on Higher Logic. Uncategorized Communications Strategy

Navigating Difficult Conversations Using Nonviolent Communication

Aaron Wolowiec

Aaron and his co-facilitator brainstormed a course of action and turned to nonviolent communication. During a recent strategic planning session, participants were working in small groups when Aaron overheard a participant make a comment that didn't sit well with their colleague.

Duration and Communication-Type

Smooth The Path

When you communicate to members, conform to the expected time norms unless it is far more engaging than to. The post Duration and Communication-Type appeared first on Smooth The Path. We expect texts to be super short. A good voicemail takes no more than 30 seconds.

What AMS Vendors Don't Tell You About Implementation

AMS vendors often boast about proven implementation processes. And while yes, the right strategies are imperative, they are also not enough. Discover 3 often-overlooked requirements for successful AMS implementations by downloading!

Balancing Traditional and Trending Member Communications

Association Adviser

This year’s Association Communications Benchmarking Study showed us that traditional forms of member communication – live events and print media – continue to be popular among associations and their members. 1 most-valued member communication channel, according to our survey respondents, again taking the top spot and proving that face-to-face content and networking is important no matter what your industry is or who your members are. Finding balance can be a tricky endeavor.

How to Communicate Price Increases

Aaron Wolowiec

Here are three key things that you need to include when communicating a price change, especially within the context of raising the price of a virtual event when you did one for free or low cost in the past year

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How to Actually Personalize Your Member Communications

Higher Logic

The post How to Actually Personalize Your Member Communications appeared first on Higher Logic. The post How to Actually Personalize Your Member Communications appeared first on Higher Logic. Uncategorized Associations Communications Strategy

Meet the Team – Emma Greenwood, Marketing and Communications Intern

Moery Company

The post Meet the Team – Emma Greenwood, Marketing and Communications Intern appeared first on The Moery Company. Communications Marketing associations emma greenwood marketing meet the teamHi everybody!

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Minimizing Communication Tool Overload

Achurch

Remember when you only needed your phone, email, and sparkling personality to communicate at work? You need the support of management if you want to improve the state of communication and collaboration in your office. Establish Communication Guidelines.

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Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: 10 Years of Association Communications Benchmarking Webinar Q&A

Association Adviser

On October 21, Naylor and Association Adviser hosted “Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: 10 Years of Association Communications.” The post Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: 10 Years of Association Communications Benchmarking Webinar Q&A appeared first on Association Adviser.

Remote Communications Refresh: Go Back to Square One

Achurch

Similarly, you may be experiencing painful communications issues in your remote or hybrid workplace that just can’t seem to go away. If so, your pain may be rooted in your organization’s approach (or lack thereof) to communication.

How to Move Communications Forward in the COVID Era

Association Adviser

Five recommendations based on the 2020 Association Communications Benchmarking Report that will help associations communications move forward. The post How to Move Communications Forward in the COVID Era appeared first on Association Adviser.

How to Create a Crisis Communications Plan for Your Nonprofit

Wild Apricot

When a crisis like the COVID-19 pandemic strikes, is your nonprofit ready with a well thought out communications plan? Here's how to put one together

Long Live Print: The Enduring, Original Communication Method

Association Adviser

Associations should use digital and print communication to maximize reach. The post Long Live Print: The Enduring, Original Communication Method appeared first on Association Adviser. Both are important to showcase the association as a prime source for industry news.

Is Your Organization Risking a Member Communications Nightmare?

Wild Apricot

One small association thought so, until last week when an unexpected event revealed a major flaw in how the group was communicating with its members. Could your organization get a message to all your members within 48 hours?

Build Your 2021 Communications Plan

Association Adviser

A communications plan is essential to setting the right goals, getting buy-in, and getting the budget to achieve everything you need to accomplish. The post Build Your 2021 Communications Plan appeared first on Association Adviser.

Communication Secrets of Successful Associations

YourMembership Blog

In our work with associations over the past decade and a half, we’ve found several communication “secrets” (best practices really) that the most successful of our customers have in common. The post Communication Secrets of Successful Associations appeared first on YourMembership.com. Association Management Software association communication

Rethink Your Communication Strategy: More Member Engagement Through Retargeting

Association Adviser

The post Rethink Your Communication Strategy: More Member Engagement Through Retargeting appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Marketing & Communications advertising association strategy communications marketing programmatic retargeting strategy

The communications struggle continues

Aaron Wolowiec

even the past year), you know I’m a communications nut. Without communication, both internally and externally, there’s no content, no strategy. But not everyone knows how to communicate, at least not effectively. Last January, I wrote about Naylor’s 2015 Communication Benchmarking Study. Naylor has been conducting the survey for five years, and last year, the survey found most associations were continuing to struggle with communications.

Really Great Team Communication Follows These 12 Guidelines

Wild Apricot

These 12 guidelines by two leading communications experts can help you create really great team communication in your organization. Team-Communication

The communications struggle continues

Aaron Wolowiec

even the past year), you know I’m a communications nut. Without communication, both internally and externally, there’s no content, no strategy. But not everyone knows how to communicate, at least not effectively. Last January, I wrote about Naylor’s 2015 Communication Benchmarking Study. Naylor has been conducting the survey for five years, and last year, the survey found most associations were continuing to struggle with communications.

A Six-Step Approach to Communicating in a Crisis

Association Adviser

Your association should prepare to communicate during a crisis by developing a crisis communication plan. The post A Six-Step Approach to Communicating in a Crisis appeared first on Association Adviser.

2104 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

Curious about how other nonprofits will communicate in 2014? Here are highlights of the 2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. nonprofit-communications

4 communication tips for small-staff associations during a health crisis 

YourMembership Blog

Every day brings more uncertainty with the spread of Coronavirus and your association has a need to expand your communication. Here are four communication tips to assist small-staff associations in displaying responsiveness, partnership and kindness.

Association Hustle Webinar – Sales, Membership & Communications

Moery Company

The post Association Hustle Webinar – Sales, Membership & Communications appeared first on The Moery Company. Resources

Podcast: How to Write a Communications Plan

Association Adviser

Rachel Clemens and Nicole Arajo join us for a discussion about how to write a communications plan that covers all bases AND wins over leadership. . The post Podcast: How to Write a Communications Plan appeared first on Association Adviser.

Participate in the 2021 Association Communications Benchmarking Survey

Association Adviser

Give us your input to shape the 2021 report about member communications into an insightful and relevant resource for the entire association community. The post Participate in the 2021 Association Communications Benchmarking Survey appeared first on Association Adviser.

Benchmarking Report Explores How COVID-19 is Changing the Way Associations Communicate

Association Adviser

In an effort to help associations understand how others in their community are navigating communications in the COVID-19 climate, Naylor Association Solutions and Association Adviser added questions specific to the pandemic to the recent 2020 Association Communications Benchmarking Study.

Strike the Right Tone When Communicating in a Crisis

Association Adviser

The post Strike the Right Tone When Communicating in a Crisis appeared first on Association Adviser. COVID-19 Resources Features Marketing & Communications content strategy crisis communicationsUnprecedented.

The New Communication Challenge

Association Adviser

For the first time in the six-year history of our Association Communications Benchmarking Study, association executives reported that communicating member benefits effectively is more often a challenge than combatting information overload. In looking at answers to other survey questions, however, the survey uncovered that communicating member benefits effectively has more to do with how associations define and demonstrate member value.

Add More Feeling To Your Member Communications

Smooth The Path

Sure we can transmit a thought at the speed of light, but texting communication is fraught with misunderstandings. The post Add More Feeling To Your Member Communications appeared first on Smooth The Path. Texting may have been the worst invention ever.

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

The latest edition of the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report offers up some excellent insight into the minds of non-profit staff. We''ve gathered some highlights and shared a handy inforgraphic to help make sense of it all. nonprofit research

GrowthZone Congratulates 2022 ACCE Communication Award of Excellence Winners

GrowthZone

According to the ACCE website, ACCE’s Awards for Communications Excellence program is designed to showcase the top communications and marketing work of chambers of commerce and similar organizations. Our chamber is small (500 members [and no dedicated communications department!])