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Why You Need a Membership Agreement and How to Create One (+Template)

Wild Apricot

If you run a membership site or a membership organization, it may be a good idea to create a membership agreement for your members. Are you legally required to have your members sign a membership agreement? But having some sort of contract in place. membership

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A New Approach to Volunteer Training

Mariner Management

As National Volunteer Week approaches (April 18-24), let’s take some time to re-evaluate our volunteer training programs.


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How to choose your next association management software


There are dozens of association management software (AMS) systems on the market today. How do you choose the one that’s right for your organization? Let’s break it down into three key areas: Which AMS capabilities are right for your organization. Selecting the right AMS vendor for your organization.

Old Association Challenges, New Answers – Association Hustle Podcast 275 (10m 11s)

Moery Company

Association problem-solving means that you may need analyze your business model. Are these industry biases prevalent in your association? Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

How to Build an Effective Nonprofit Board: The Complete Guide

Wild Apricot

As any nonprofit leader knows, a strong board of directors is critical to an organization’s success and long-term resilience. Beyond fulfilling a legal requirement, an effective nonprofit board also plays an important role in an organization’s. organizational-management

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16 of Our Favorite Examples of Storytelling in Marketing

Higher Logic

The post 16 of Our Favorite Examples of Storytelling in Marketing appeared first on Higher Logic. Have you ever seen a commercial that made you cry? What is it about certain commercials that tugs on our heartstrings? The secret lies in telling a great story, which is the foundation of great.

What Keeps You Up At Night? Ask JP #059

Moery Company

Hello everyone, welcome to Ask JP. Today’s question is, what keeps you up at night? We’ve got a lot of things these days that could, but I want to turn this question around to what gets you up in the morning? Because what gets you up in the morning has to supersede what keeps you up at night.

If You Aren’t Getting Onboarding Right, Nothing Else Matters


by Frank Kenny. In any member-based organization, successful member onboarding is perhaps the single most important activity. It’s more important than marketing and more important than sales. A poorly onboarded member is: more likely to drop. less likely to invest in non-dues revenue products.

The Largest Membership Growth Wave is Coming

Association Adviser

The next 10 years will see faster membership growth than any other time in associations' history. Prepare for industries' emerging shifts now. The post The Largest Membership Growth Wave is Coming appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Leadership Membership membership membership growth

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

How ASCP Kicks Procrastination to the Curb with an Automated Renewal Campaign

Higher Logic

The post How ASCP Kicks Procrastination to the Curb with an Automated Renewal Campaign appeared first on Higher Logic. Struggling with late renewals and extended grace periods? Want to streamline the membership renewal process and save staff time?

Association Business is Back and Changing – Association Field Report (March 19, 2021)

Moery Company

Hello everybody and welcome to observations from the field. I’ve got four observations for you today. First, association business is coming back. We are seeing some great progress out in the field.

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Creative, Unusual, and Engaging Ideas for Virtual Auctions


This is part one of a series focused on virtual fundraising ideas for non-profits. It includes great ideas for non-profits like associations and chambers of commerce.

The Salesforce Decision for Association Management

Web Courseworks Associations

You’ve chosen Salesforce. Whether you go “packaged” or “native” depends on just how much customization your association requires.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

The Association 4.0 Podcast Series—Build Skills to Succeed in the Digital Marketplace


Podcasts are the perfect learning tool for multitaskers. You can walk the dog, workout, or pick up a Starbucks and be educated and entertained at the same time. That’s why.orgSource,orgCommunity’s partner consultancy, is excited to launch the Association 4.0 series.

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What is Happening With Association Sponsorships? Ask JP #060

Moery Company

Hi everybody, welcome to Ask JP. Today’s question is, what’s happening with Association sponsorships? Here is what I am seeing, uncertainty. Currently, things are changing quickly, so we are in a No Man’s Land of virtual meetings and no in person meetings yet.

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16 Systems to Supercharge Your Member Digital Experience

Association Adviser

There’s more to explore in your association's tech ecosystem beyond an AMS. Make quick improvements to your member digital experience with these 16 systems. The post 16 Systems to Supercharge Your Member Digital Experience appeared first on Association Adviser.

ASAE Demo Days

Web Courseworks Associations

ASAE Demo Days. Web Courseworks is a learning technologies and consulting company. We help associations drive successful initiatives through managed services, virtual event solutions, CourseStage LMS, and advanced course developme nt. Web Courseworks is a learning technologies and consulting company.

eLearning demand is at an all-time high. Pick the right LMS!

The need for online learning is greater than ever having the right LMS is absolutely crucial. Quickly, easily, and cost-effectively decide which Learning Management System is right for you with this 12-step guide from LMS implementation experts.

Creating a Winning Member Re-engagement Campaign

Nimble AMS

Lapsed members. Every association deals with the issue , but failure to renew doesn’t have to be the end of the story. There’s always an opportunity to re-engage lapsed members. Here’s how. How to re-engage lapsed association members. First, understand lapsed members.

Your Team’s Superpowers – Association Field Report (March 12, 2021)

Moery Company

Hi everyone, today we’ve got a great observation from the field. I asked our team what are the best qualities and characteristics that you have that makes you successful? I loved the responses I got as people were sharing them, it got me fired up.

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More Tips and Ideas for Non-Profit Virtual Auction Websites


Welcome to part three of “Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas and Tips for Non-Profits” – a robust series about how to maximize online event revenue for associations and chambers of commerce. .

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Spring Training: The 4 “Bases” of Knowing You’re Ready for a Learning Management System


So you think you might be ready to step up to the plate and invest in a learning management system (LMS) for your association. That means you’re probably aware of the key features of an LMS and the impact those can have on your organization. For example. MC Insider

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.

One year later: Looking back, looking forward at the COVID-19 pandemic


Our lives officially grounded to a halt on March 11, 2020. The World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Schools began closing, college and sports leagues suspended seasons, and many of us began working from home. One year later, the numbers are staggering.

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Making Virtual Exhibiting and Sponsorship Worthwhile

Smooth The Path

Most of the member research I do is core member research, but I have had the chance to conduct a good body of exhibitor/sponsor member research over the years. There is a common thread in the research across many associations, and that is exhibitors are tired of feeling like “the wallet.”

Photography Tips and Ideas for Non-Profit Online Auctions


Welcome to part two of “Virtual Fundraising Event Ideas and Tips for Non-Profits” – the perfect resource series for associations and chambers of commerce. Virtual galas, events, online auctions, fundraisers, etc.,

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Beat the Burnout: 3 Tips For Staying Motivated One Year Into Virtual Work


It’s March again, which means it’s officially been one year since COVID arose and changed life as we knew it. That’s right, it’s been twelve whole months of social distancing and staying home — twelve months! We’ll be the first to say this past year has felt like a blur.

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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.

Outsourcing IT to a Managed Services Provider (MSP)


How is your organization dealing with the rapid pace of technological change? It’s not easy. Many associations and nonprofits can only manage to keep up by working with a Managed Services Provider (MSP).

How Microsoft Solutions Can Fast-track Your Digital Transformation


By Liz Palm – Marketing Director . Over the past year, many associations have come to grips with a critical issue: they need better technology solutions to keep pace with member expectations in a virtual environment. Old technology tools aren’t able to keep up.

Understanding Inexplicably Bad Decision-Making

Smooth The Path

When we see someone else make what seems to us to be an unwise, odd, or risky decision, it is likely not because the decision-maker is foolish, bizarre, or has an Evel Knievel-level-threshold-for-danger-tolerance. Likely they made that particular decision because their goals are different than ours.