Federal Agencies Urged to Cancel Their Washington Post and New York Times Subscriptions

Moery Company

Recent news of federal agencies being urged to cancel their Washington Post and New York Times subscriptions could have a huge impact on the associations that advertise in the special edition publications.

Two ads define storytelling for associations

SCD Group

The central message of Dell’s new campaign is that Dell is “part of some of the world’s great stories, stories that began much the same way ours did, in a little dorm room, No. Some association professionals ask me what I mean by storytelling.

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Lessons in Association Management: How to Communicate Your Group’s Vision

Association Management

I recently read a great article in The New York Times about how challenging it will be for Microsoft to find its new CEO, given the diversity of businesses that the company represents. At times, a bigger challenge will be communicating that vision effectively.

Lunchtime Links: Communicate To Solve Member Complaints

Associations Now

Trust, while tax rates make little difference in a donor’s decision to give, 78 percent of wealthy donors would reduce their giving if the estate tax were reduced or taken away, reports The New York Times ’s Paul Sullivan. Unearth the root cause of your members’ complaints.

Tuesday Buzz: Boost Your Membership With Effective Communication

Associations Now

And speaking of email newsletters, if you haven’t gone through New York Times media reporter David Carr’s story on their persistence , at the very least take a look at his list of the messages you should be discovering in your inbox.

The Hourglass Blog: Generational Herd Mentalities

The Hourglass Blog

A little while ago, Neil Howe called attention on his blog to a New York Times feature story about a 24-year-old Millennial who, even amidst the Great Recession, is living at home and turning down $40K job offers until just the right opportunity comes along. Communication.

Associations Live: Techno-tyranny

Associations Live

FYI, from a New York Times article: "A friend of mine told me about an engagement party that she had attended. communication. (13). communications. (29). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Monday, July 26, 2010. Techno-tyranny. She said it was lovely: a delicious lunch and plenty of Champagne toasts.

Crisis Communication Planning Now Includes Social Technologies

Guilt by Association

The terrorist attacks in Mumbai last month were Twitter’s coming out party, according to the New York Times. In the aftermath of September 11, I led a team that drafted a new crisis communications plan for the Massachusetts Medical Society. But there’s another new domain.

Increasing Readership Engagement: eNewsletter Briefings

Association Adviser

According to the 2018 Association Communications Benchmarking Study, one of the top reasons for declining reader engagement with association publications revolves around members’ full schedules. Furthermore, 4 in 5 associations explain that at least half of their communications go unread.

The Art of Newsjacking

Higher Logic

Apple’s Tim Cook shows how to communicate in a crisis. Jeff Bezos’ non-denial denial of the New York Times Amazon takedown. When the New York Times annihilated Amazon’s culture , Jeff Bezos responded. Communications Engagement Marketing

The Four Writing Tics You Must Leave Behind in 2016

Higher Logic

Take these sentences from a press release by hybris, a division of the software giant SAP, about a new “billing solution.”. Smart communicators find a way to say what they mean in simple language, even if it’s technically sophisticated. CommunicationsWriting.

50 Things That Shaped Our World in 1969

Association Adviser

In August, Woodstock attracts more than 350,000 rock n’ roll fans to a farm in upstate New York. More than 350,000 music revelers attended Woodstock in New York in August 1969. New in 1969. military communications project with the goal of connecting computers.

Micro Change Can Lead to Macro Change

Association Subculture

From this: To this: There has been a movement underway for some time to replace the traditional symbol for "handicapped" with a new visual and to stop using the word "handicapped" on signs. What a beautiful idea to choose to use new terms to shift the conversation to one about "accessibility" not "disability." There is legislation currently being considered in New York that would do this statewide. communications marketing members membership

Association Social Media Jobs – Digital – October 27


We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology. Here’s the latest DIGITAL marketing jobs from the SocialFish job board !

Blockbuster week for newspapers: what it means for trade associations

SCD Group

First came the announcement that the owner of the Boston Red Sox had purchased the Boston Globe from the New York Times (NYT). The New York Times purchased Boston Globe for $1.1 What a week for the media business?

Should you shorten your workweek?

Association Success

The estate planning service in New Zealand famously ran its own experiment , which was so successful it instituted the practice full-time. Still, as the New York Times reported, the concept of a four-day workweek has been floated for more than 100 years.

EEOC Complaint Says Targeted Facebook Job Listings Are Discriminatory

Associations Now

The complaint—filed on behalf of three named women, the Communications Workers of America, and a class of millions of female job seekers nationwide—claims that Facebook and nine employers discriminated against women in targeted job postings on the social network.

3 Topics for Medical Society Execs to Watch

Web Courseworks Associations

2017 marks the first performance measurement period under Medicare’s new Quality Payment Program (QPP), created by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA). Trucil, MA, MPH , Communications Manager, American Geriatrics Society.

The Industry Standards That Could Kill Robocalls for Good

Associations Now

But the head of a new technical group warns that many details remain to be worked out before you can kiss robocalls goodbye. Thanks to a new industry standard, the stream of robocalls may soon let up.

Tips & Tricks for Creating a Google+ HoverCard

Association Adviser

She is based in New York City. Marketing & Communications Technology Google Plus Google+ hover card videos Click or tap on the image above to view B.L. Ochman’s tips for creating a Google+ hover card.

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7 Secrets of a Master Digital Story Teller

Vanguard Tech

Today''s guest post is written by Susan Young, CEO at Get In Front Communications. Organizations must embrace the new way that people receive and consume information. This model of contemporary communication is important for a number of reasons.

Study: Nonprofits That Follow BBB Standards Raise More Money

Associations Now

Specifically, the research by professor Greg Chen of the City University of New York’s Baruch College looked at charities’ records from the years between 2006 and 2011.

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Association Marketing: 4 Ways to Promote Your Professional Association Wins

Association Management

Take an integrated approach, and reframe the story for your newsletter, your blog, and other communication channels, which we’ll discuss below. For professional associations, this means your story doesn’t have to target the New York Times print edition in order to be press release-ready.

What Old School Hip Hop Teaches Us About Content Marketing


Gen Y was born and raised on Hip Hop culture—which began in 1970s New York City and has flourished from the 1980s through today. There are several marketing and communication lessons to be gleaned from a movement so connected with this upcoming generation.

From Stagnant to Stand-Out: 3 Strategies to Differentiate Your Customer Experience

Higher Logic

Customer experience executives from around the world gathered in New York last week to receive some disappointing news from Forrester Research at the Forrester CX NYC Conference.

10 habits you need to grow your organization

Association Success

Verne Harnish, the founder of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization and the CEO and founder of Scaling Up, turned to the New York billionaire when he wrote “Mastering the Rockefeller Habits, his first how-to guide to growing a business. The world has changed quite a bit since John D.

Hot Association Social Media Jobs This Week – January 13


We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. The position reports to the Vice President of Communications & Marketing. The Marketing Manager will manage the overall marketing and communications functions of the association.

Send the Right Message About Membership ROI

Associations Now

It’s the New York Times podcast, The Daily. Meanwhile, in the New York City market, the Times recently started a pretty slick location-based ad campaign centered on two themes: “The Truth Is Local” and “The Truth Is Worth It.”

The Happy Healthy Nonprofit Book Tour: You Are Invited To Join Us

Beth Kanter

Tue Feb 7 – NEW YORK CITY 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Thu Feb 9 – NEW YORK CITY 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. 32 Old Slip, 24th Floor New York, NY 10005. Georgetown University, Center for Social Impact Communication, 640 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 20001.

N.Y. Group Creates Council to Support Women in County Government

Associations Now

To provide resources and support to women holding county office, the New York State Association of Counties is launching a Women’s Leadership Council.

The Emergence of the Chief Data Officer: Part 1 of 3

Association Adviser

“The new rabbit hole is a very promising one, as companies are increasingly turning to sales analytics solutions that provide an enterprise-wide data flow to maintain a competitive position in the market. More than 25 percent of all Chief Data Officers are in New York or Washington, D.C.

What Will the Future Bring?

Association Adviser

November 2010 -- Marketing & Communication David Pogue, renowned New York Times and PBS-TV pundit on technology and culture shares his view of the future. What can associations learn from the cutting edge of consumer electronics and communication? By Association Adviser staff

Game Plan 2014: Seeing Around the Corners

Association Adviser

Many associations lack member communication plans that are fully integrated. Tracy Tompkins , group publisher for Naylor LLC , said she’s surprised by the number of associations that make decisions about member communications from the “confines of their staff or board room.”

Hot Association Jobs: November 10


We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology. Communications and Marketing Manager – Fusion Management – Seeking a qualified candidate to work for a small association management company for its prime client.

Wireless Emergency Alerts Give NYC a Rude Awakening

Associations Now

Amber Alert woke many in New York City this week, some are questioning it. If you live in New York City and own a smartphone, there’s a good chance you already know what this story’s about.

Send the Right Message About Membership ROI

Associations Now

It’s the New York Times podcast, The Daily. Meanwhile, in the New York City market, the Times recently started a pretty slick location-based ad campaign centered on two themes: “The Truth Is Local” and “The Truth Is Worth It.”

How an IT Executive Deftly Handled Public Criticism

Associations Now

The New York Post slammed a 2014 decision, spearheaded by Deputy Commissioner Jessica Tisch, to put the entire police department on Windows Phone 8.1. The New York Post is well known for its gossipy tone and fast-and-loose relationship with the facts.

INBOUND Conference: A Sample Agenda for Customer Marketers


Gary will appear with Gwyneth Paltrow, will.i.am, and Jessica Alba on Apple's new unscripted series “Planet of the Apps,” and he also currently hosts “The #AskGaryVee Show” podcast. Speaker: Christopher Penn, Vice President, Marketing Technology, SHIFT Communications. Gary Vaynerchuk.

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Amateur Radio Group Builds Awareness, Membership with Licensing Course

Associations Now

To introduce more people to amateur radio, the Fort Herkimer Amateur Radio Association, headquartered in upstate New York, is teaching a 13-week, entry-level licensing course. . “I I like to get new folks involved in radio,” said Chris Bouck, FHARA’s treasurer. “I

Monday Buzz: How to Improve Your Event Photography

Associations Now

Plus, The New York Times ranks by engagement, not audience. ” Communicating the theme of your event so that photographers have it at the top of their minds can also prime them for success. For this New York Times feature , it’s all about engagement, not clicks.