Mon.Nov 12, 2018

The Importance of Interviewing for Values

Eric Lanke

I interviewed a candidate for a position my association is looking to fill this week. I think I've written before about how interviews are one of those places where the values of an organization need to come into play, and my experience this week was a great illustration of why.

3 Ways to Celebrate Your Members on Small Business Saturday

MembersClicks

If you’re a chamber of commerce or an association with members in the retail industry, Small Business Saturday is a big deal for your membership! They have a tough time year-round competing with retail giants. This is THEIR day to shine. Show your support by doing a little promoting of your own.

Retaining Longtime Members: What We Thought We Knew

Association Success

How we invited members to share their expertise, and inspired engagement. Last year, we noticed a trend at our association: A segment of longtime members was not engaging with us or renewing. We thought we knew how to respond, but what we learned surprised us, and changed our interaction with this segment of our membership. When Exponent Philanthropy acquired a more powerful database in 2016, we started tracking and analyzing member engagement.

Our Relationship With Online Video is Changing

Associations Now

Recent research from Pew notes that online video, particularly on YouTube, is increasingly becoming a key way that the public informs itself. An embrace of online video could offer a potential opportunity for associations to stand out.

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Microlearning: Education to Fit Anyone’s Schedule & Budget

WBT Systems

Microlearning: Education to Fit Anyone’s Schedule & Budget. Read more about Microlearning: Education to Fit Anyone’s Schedule & Budget

4 Easy Ways to Give Members the VIP Treatment

Associations Now

Without members, your association couldn’t exist. Here are four ways to guarantee members feel appreciated. Your members are the heartbeat of your association. Their involvement keeps your organization thriving, and for that, they deserve some recognition.

Meet Alexis Jackson - Operations Administrator & Exec Assistant

Membersuite

Meet Alexis Jackson, our CEO's right hand woman and the girl that keeps our office running. Learn more about her background and variety of hobbies, including collecting pottery

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