Wed.Mar 13, 2019

Daily Buzz: Turn Negative Insights Into Positive Lessons

Associations Now

So, new insights show that your strategy isn’t working. That’s OK—use it as a learning experience to further your industry. Also: What does a purpose-driven association look like? Becoming a data-driven association means you get direct insight into what is working—and also what isn’t.

2 Things to Try Before Hosting Your Next Webinar


Are webinars a part of your organization’s offerings? If so, how successful would you say they currently are? Are registrations and attendance high? For many, there’s always room for improvement.

The Hottest Event Trends for 2029

Associations Now

Using ideas for the future to improve our events today. By Beth Surmont CAE, CMP. A search for “event trends 2019” brings up more than 657,000,000 results. We’ve got 2019 handled; let’s talk about 2029 instead.

One Path to Better Decision-Making

Idea Architects

Once in an NPR interv iew about a budget deal , former sen at or Bill B radley reminded us of the most important rule for debate and decision-making: you have to agree on the principles which the ultimate decision should reflect.

One Group’s Massive Dream: A Bike Trail Between Coasts

Associations Now

After much research, the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy says that a bike and walking trail that extends across the country is possible—and it’s ready to put in the hard work to bring it to life.

Going Paperless

Association Adviser

Everyone at Naylor works with a computer, if not more than one computer. But this hasn’t always been the case. Naylor didn’t go “paperless” until 2001.

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Waning Donor Numbers Could Prove a “Huge” Problem for Organizations

Associations Now

Despite more dollars raised, a new report shows fewer people gave in 2018. That could portend disaster unless fundraisers make changes now. Fundraising often plays a big role in a nonprofit’s overall financial health.

Is Your Cloud Service Properly Configured?

Associations Now

A new report regarding Box, one of the most widely used corporate cloud-sharing tools, highlights what could happen if your cloud-sharing settings aren’t correctly set.