Tue.Mar 24, 2020

10 Ways to Learn with Higher Logic

Higher Logic

Here at Higher Logic, we’re passionate about lifelong learning and dedicated to providing resources to drive our customers’ to achieve their goals. Education is the foundation of success. But the thing about knowledge is: You have to want it. According to research : “ Lifelong learning is the ‘ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated’ pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons.

Association Rally Cry and Pivoting During the Covid19 Pandemic – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 225

Moery Company

Listener note: this is a special broadcast of the Association Hustle Podcast. As associations deal with the coronavirus in their associations, and on behalf of their entire industry, we are providing almost daily updates via video on our LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter feeds. These updates are live “from the field briefings” about what is happening as we contact businesses all over the nation. We are thinking about you, your families, your associations, and your companies.

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5 LMS Implementation Lessons from an Onboarding Manager

Blue Sky eLearn

Congratulations! You have decided to implement a L earning M anagement S ystem (LMS) , you’ve secured a budget from your board and you have a few fellow colleagues that have agreed to help you on this mission. Your members have been asking for more content, and now you have a way to deliver it! But where do you start and how do you ensure that your LMS actual goes live in a timely manner?

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The single best work-from-home advice I’ve ever received

Association Success

When my husband and I go out to dinner, we have a phones-down date night rule. As soon as we sit down, he passes his phone off to me, and I tuck it, along with my own, into my purse, which gets slung over the back of my chair and neither of us can touch the devices until our check comes. . But, in many ways, that whole experience feels pretty far behind us. . The last time we went out to dinner was March 11.

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 Create a LinkedIn Group for Associations


LinkedIn Groups provide an arena for professionals with similar interests or working in the same industry to share insights, ask questions, and foster connections. This is a valuable opportunity for associations to connect with members and prospective members. To create a group for your organization, you’ll need to use your personal LinkedIn account (company pages can’t create or form groups).

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The key to staying healthy and sane while working from home.

HighRoad Solution

[Editor's note: As organizations make the transition to work from home, we're continuing to share our own insights and our experiences in the new virtual workforce reality.]. Well, I wish I had the answer to that Million Dollar Question! I don’t have all the answers, and I suspect it’s different for everyone. But I’m happy to share what I’ve learned being a full-time teleworker, especially now that times have rapidly shifted into a state where so many of us are working from our homes.

Manufacturers Group Hosts Contest To Find “Coolest Thing” Made in Illinois

Associations Now

“Makers Madness” is a bracket-style tournament designed to highlight products made in the Land of Lincoln. It’s down to the final four, with flavored peanuts, a mining truck, a functional hand, and hair clippers all vying to be “ The Coolest Thing Made in Illinois. ”.

This Is the Perfect Time to Question What an Association Is

Smooth The Path

I live in a fairly rural, farm town in Pennsylvania, so imagine my surprise when a relatively new company a few miles away from my home office made national news. Eight Oaks Farm Distillery has been growing a following for their spirits, but in light of the COVID-19 virus, the owners stopped production and started making hand sanitizer. Take a peek at this three-minute video from CNN. Notice all the impact of this good deed.

Is This Goodbye, or See Ya Later?


Guest post by Novi AMS Association Membership Dues Key Points Although membership dues are a declining percentage of association revenues, they are still an important way to diversify your income, and dues dollars are tax-exempt in most cases.

Daily Buzz: How Business Leaders Can Prepare for AI

Associations Now

The way we work in the future will be different, and organizations need to be ready. Also: Want your audience to trust your content? Don’t forget about fact-checking. As artificial intelligence evolves, so will the business world. Leaders must be ready for major changes in how their organizations operate, argues IBM’s chief economist and vice president, Martin Fleming, in Harvard Business Review. The advent of AI poses new and unique challenges for business leaders.

Virtual Meeting Check-Ins & Icebreakers During A Pandemic

Beth Kanter

Meico Whitlock (Mindful Techie) leads the NTEN Board in a meditation meeting opener. I’ve been working in my pajamas since the early 1990s, during the early years of the Web. My first remote job was to work with a virtual team to manage an online network for artists, called Artswire. Since those days, I have continued to hone my virtual facilitation skills to design and deliver effective virtual meetings and trainings.

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How to Maintain Your Social Media Communications During the COVID-19 Crisis

Beekeeper Group

One of the top client questions we’re addressing as the global health pandemic crisis of COVID-19 continues to escalate is how businesses and organizations should proceed on social media. We recognize that this might be a difficult time to share business-as-usual messages on your channels given feeds are currently filled with pandemic-related communications and people’s rightful focus being elsewhere.