Tue.Apr 18, 2017

Why Do People Volunteer for Professional Associations and Trade Groups?

Higher Logic

“We make a living by what we do. We make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill. Of the many ways to give back, volunteering is one of the most profound. Giving your time and knowledge is invaluable, which is one of the reasons organizations appreciate their volunteers so much.

5 job posting tips for employers using your association’s career center.

YourMembership Blog

Make your job board more valuable for employers seeking top talent within your niche or industry. Your career center is a place where employers come to find the top talent within your niche or industry.

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How to Create a Formal Membership Retention Plan

MembersClick

You know the importance of membership retention, but do you have a formal membership retention plan? Do you have tactical steps in place that you’re actively completing to boost membership renewals?

Digital Outdoor Advertising Gets Programmatic

Associations Now

Programmatic advertising continues to reshape the ad industry, and its latest move is headed outdoors. Thanks to new industry group standards, the efficiencies of programmatic advertising will be made possible to digital out-of-home spaces.

Is Auto-Renewal Membership a Good Option for YOUR Association, Chapters & Members?

Chapter Chat

Recap & Review – Why associations and their chapters should be thinking about auto-renewals (See our previous post in case you missed it). Your members live in a subscription economy.

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Uncertainty Around Student Loan Forgiveness Program Worries Nonprofits

Associations Now

Some nonprofit employees are facing uncertainty over whether the Department of Education will continue to recognize their eligibility in a loan forgiveness program. It also raises issues for HR departments that have had employees participate in the program.

JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 83: Technical Experts are an Association’s Secret Sales Weapon - Moery Company

The Moery Company

How have membership sales been the last few months? Hitting your goals? Or, have they hit a wall with the same old tired approach. Well, you have a secret sales weapon [who] can greatly enhance your growth efforts.

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Tuesday Buzz: Are Single Parents Missing Your Meetings?

Associations Now

When it comes to meeting attendance, single parents may not be getting the support they need. Also: how to optimize your keyword research. Traveling for work is more challenging when you have children, and it can feel next to impossible when you’re parenting solo.

The Prospectus Your Sponsors Want to See - Moery Company

The Moery Company

IStock/Credit:NicoElNino. Does your prospectus follow the same old format? I’ve seen a few lately and I can tell you from my experience, chances are your prospectus needs a fresh approach. It’s time to shake things up and create something that will catch the prospect’s attention.

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Is Being a Night Owl Genetic? New Study Says It Might Be

Associations Now

For the many who struggle to fall asleep and deem themselves “night owls,” new research suggests there may be more to the story than one’s environment and habits. A recently discovered gene mutation that causes longer circadian cycles could be the culprit.

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