Thu.May 21, 2020

(Re)Developing Your Membership Renewal Process – Association Field Report (May 22, 2020)

Moery Company

Many of you are entering into the part of the year when you renew your members and this time around the renewal process may be a lot different than before. On average, our association clients experience 90% of their members renewing on an annual basis. Having an intentional membership renewal plan is critical this year, here’s a step-by-step plan to develop a renewal process: Set a Goal and Evaluate Your Resources.

Member-Centric Engagement Has Never Been More Critical

Spark Consulting

Join me Wednesday, June 3 at noon for “Leading Engagement from the Outside-In” at Association Insights in Old Town Cyberspace. I’ll be discussing findings from a whitepaper I wrote with Anna Caraveli a little while ago on member-centric engagement. Key takeaways: learning a new definition of member engagement, refocusing engagement to generate real value, and placing engagement at the heart of your membership strategy.

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3 ways to increase virtual engagement

Association Success

It’s essential to create useful content to keep your audience engaged with your brand, but that’s more complicated when the majority of the working world is at home because of the coronavirus. Engagement is what brings someone from an interested spectator to a dedicated advocate. So, what are some of the ways we can improve our virtual experiences and get people more involved with our organizations?

Webinar Q&A: Growing NDR in Times of Crisis & Beyond

Association Adviser

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impacts are hitting all industries and professions. In a recent Association Adviser webinar, “Growing Non-Dues Revenue in Times of Crisis & Beyond,” Naylor’s Vice President of Digital Operations and Development Laura Taylor and Senior Group Publisher John Bacon talked about new ideas and channels for […]. The post Webinar Q&A: Growing NDR in Times of Crisis & Beyond appeared first on Association Adviser.

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

Value Creation During a Crisis (May 2020)


Are you ready to take your work to a new level? This event features one of Association Chat’s most engaged companies – Map Dynamics ! What you’ll learn. Use guiding questions to design and build projects that create significant value for the people they seek to serve. Discover useful shortcuts by avoiding false starts and expensive pitfalls as they grow. Talk to a company doing this RIGHT NOW. Description.

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Official Association Chat Book Club Meeting for Stillness Is the Key (May 2020)!


This month’s Association Chat book club pick was Stillness is the Key by Ryan Holiday. It was the perfect choice for several reasons. Lives too noisy and distracted – There are some of us who are feeling that even with limited travel, our lives are still noisy in ways that seem to defy explanation. We are rattled and looking for some kind of peace.

What Two Years of Technology Assessments Reveal About Association IT


Mike Guerrieri and Dan Lautman present "What Two Years of Technology Assessments Reveal About Association IT," an informative webinar that identifies the five top areas for improvement in the technology domains of data, digital, infrastructure, and management. View the webinar here: Subscribe to our YouTube channel. Tips - Trends - TechTalks

Scrolling the Virtual Exhibit Halls


As you transition your on-site event to a Virtual Conference, it is important to consider how you will include the sponsors and other revenue opportunities your organization was counting on while providing a resource center for attendees. In a previous post, we touched on how to monetize your Virtual Conference, including integrating a Virtual Exhibit […].

Technology Leadership in the Time of COVID-19


As the tsunami of COVID-19 begins to slowly subside, we should pause and be grateful for all the essential workers who cared for the sick, continued to provide fire and law enforcement, kept critical infrastructure working, staffed grocery stores to keep us fed, delivered our packages while we sheltered at home, and performed many other critical roles.

Build or Buy an LMS? How to Pick the Right Solution for Your Budget

BUDGET. When it comes to picking your next LMS that six-letter word is probably the most important part of the decision-making process. So, what are your options to get the best possible eLearning solution without breaking the bank? Build it or buy it. This guide from Lambda’s eLearning experts details absolutely everything you need to consider so you can pick the perfect eLearning solution for your organization and budget.

Statement On The Release Of The Section 512 Report By The Copyright Office


Washington, DC – Internet Association Interim President & CEO Jon Berroya released the following statement on the release of the Section 512 Report by the U.S. Copyright Office: “We’re living in a golden age of content thanks to online platforms and America’s balanced copyright system, including Section 512. Consumers have more ways to watch movies, listen to music, and read than ever before, and creators have even more ways to earn income.

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The best forum software for creating your community

Disciple Media

Look no further, in this post we’ll cover everything you need to know about choosing forum software for your online community. Where do your customers like to gather? If you answered Facebook, then you’re probably right. But where do they go when they want to have a proper conversation or get real advice?

3 key questions to ask when choosing community forum software

Disciple Media

Don’t choose a community forum software provider until you’ve answered these questions. When you have a hundred different options, how do you make the right choice? It’s not always easy to choose the right community forum software for your brand. And given just how important brand communities are; you don’t want to make the wrong choice either!

The ultimate guide to community management apps

Disciple Media

Take your community to the next level with a community management app. So, you’ve done the hard work. You’ve built a brand. You’ve used your creative magic and grown a decent following – but it’s mainly confined to the big social media sites – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest. Now it’s time to think about breaking free. Luckily, these days it’s easy to break away from their grip over your data and the constraints of their platforms.

Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.

The easiest way to build your own community website

Disciple Media

Wondering why you should build your own community website? These days it’s not enough to rely on marketing ads to sell your product or service. The reality is, building a community around your brand has become one of the most important ways to market your products and services. . According to CMX research , 85% of marketers believe that building a branded community increases loyalty and improves your customers’ journey. It’s human nature to search for a sense of belonging.

How to make the most of your enterprise social media network

Disciple Media

Everyone likes to belong to a community, right? . Business people are no different, which explains the rise in popularity of enterprise social media networks. Ten years ago, only a handful of (mostly big and wealthy) companies offered their employees membership to a private social network. Now, thousands of companies offer the opportunity, both large and small enterprises alike. Why the sudden rise in popularity? The impact of enterprise social media networks .

Why you should invest in online community software

Disciple Media

Does your brand offer a community-driven customer experience with online community software? Gone are the days when we, as consumers, couldn’t take to social media to voice our opinions and experiences. That meant companies could often get away with cutting corners on things like customer experience and support. But now the bar’s been set a lot higher than it used to be, and online community software is all the more important.

The easiest way to launch an online community app

Disciple Media

Building an online community app for your brand doesn’t have to be time consuming or costly. Sure, you can build an online community app from scratch if you have a huge budget. Or, you can create a community on Facebook or LinkedIn – but hacking the algorithm to get yourself noticed among all of that digital noise can be time consuming and challenging. Luckily for you, there’s a quicker and easier way that lets you get the best of both worlds – a community app builder.

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!