Fri.Jun 07, 2019

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.7.19

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… When’s the last time you talked to your AMS vendor? When you wanted to b h about something? No bueno.

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Daily Buzz: For a Positive Work Culture, You Need Positive Managers

Associations Now

Culture change starts with revamping the manager experience. Also: People now spend more time using their smartphones than watching TV. Managers are essential players in developing a positive, productive work culture.

Keeping Your Members Involved: A Helpful How-To Guide

Blue Sky eLearn

Your association is most effective when you’ve created a strong community of members who value opportunities for professional development.

Lessons in Building Loyalty From Retailers

Associations Now

A retail-focused Yes Marketing report finds that building value is more important to increasing long-term loyalty than simply adding something that everyone else has, like free shipping.

Membership Hack: Jobs for Veterans

Associations Now

A new partnership empowers members of AICC, the Independent Packaging Association, to hire military veterans. The program helps members find much-needed employees and prepares vets for careers in the industry. How to hack it?

Iowa Builders Group’s New Endowment Targets Industry Skills Gap

Associations Now

A new endowment launched by Master Builders of Iowa will fund innovative solutions to close the industry’s skills gap and bring younger workers into the construction field.

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