Thu.Sep 05, 2019

How You Can Make Your Membership More Affordable For Young Members

Wild Apricot

Are your memberships affordable for millennials and generation Z newcomers? Learn how to price your memberships accordingly using our free research report

As Artificial Intelligence Use Increases, Ethics Policies Needed

Associations Now

New research finds that while AI use is expected to skyrocket in the coming years, most employers aren’t concerned about unethical uses of the technology. They also haven’t created ethics policies to address AI use, though they should.

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Your Checklist for Engaging Conference Attendees


The more engaged your conference attendees are, the more fun they’re likely having, and not only that, but the more value they’re likely getting. And delivering value is what conferences are all about!). So how then can you ensure your conference attendees are, in fact, engaged?

Can You Better Accommodate Attendees’ Peak Learning Times?

Associations Now

Some of your attendees will be early birds, while others will be late risers. Is there a way to accommodate both groups’ learning preferences, and what does it mean for your association?

Texas 93

AMC-Managed Organizations are More Stable than Standalone Organizations

Why do organizations managed by Association Management Companies outperform standalone organizations? This paper seeks to answer that question through the results of a study examining the rates of change in the length of chief staff executive tenure and changes in office locations of membership-based organizations between 2009 and 2015.

How to tell if your non-dues revenue programs are worth it

Association Success

When it comes to non-dues sources of revenue, not all are worth the time, energy and effort.

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Are you ready to kick @$$ and take non-dues revenue?

Association Success

We all know the buzz word — non-dues revenue — but it’s really about more than bringing in more capital. It’s about producing more value for our members without having to ask them to cough up the cash to make it happen.

Daily Buzz: The Evolving World of Content Marketing

Associations Now

As content marketing shifts, so do the conversations at industry meetings like Content Marketing World. Also: More employers are embracing a workforce that wants to go casual. In marketing eras of yore, celebrity print ads were the secret weapon to reach consumers and sell products. No more.

It’s time for your association to go back to school

Nimble AMS

How Salesforce Trailhead makes product learning useful, easy, and fun for associations. To operate efficiently and effectively, your staff needs to know how to use your association management software to its fullest. Here’s how Salesforce Trailhead makes product learning useful, easy, and fun.

Six Ways to Wow Attendees with International Cuisine

Associations Now

Incorporate global elements into F&B by putting a new spin on a traditional dish or selecting unfamiliar recipes to delight attendees. Spending time in a different city during a conference adds extra excitement to the occasion.

Associations Do Not Sell Snake Oil

Smooth The Path

This morning I got a personalized email telling me how much the email’s author loved one of my posts. They cited the post, provided a link to the post, and explained how my post related to their business. The email’s author is a blogger for a popular fishing company.

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Conference Circuit: Specialty Pharmacy

Associations Now

Rundown Attendees: 1,200 plus. Exhibitors: 60 plus. Education sessions: 35 plus. The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy’s 7th Annual Meeting & Expo begins next week in Washington, DC. Attendance is expected to top 1,200.