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The Ultimate Social Media Guide for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot

Whenever Kathleen thought about ramping up her nonprofit’s social media presence, she quickly found herself overwhelmed. When she’d started the organization, social media didn’t even exist! She’d invited people to the first. marketing

Membership Dues… and Don’ts

Nimble AMS

Membership dues. Where would your association be without them? Association industry research from Community Brands shows that organizations of all sizes say that membership dues typically provide 45 percent of revenue for their organization.

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Do My Competitors Matter?

Aaron Wolowiec

“When it comes to pricing and value propositions for our association’s products, do our competitors matter?” That's the question that we're going to tackle in this article

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How Do Associations Keep Their Members Long Term? – Ask JP #074

Moery Company

Hello, everybody, welcome to another edition of Ask JP. The question today comes from a member of my family, Katie Jo Moery, how do associations keep their members long-term?

How to Get Young Professionals to Engage In Your Association

GrowthZone’s guide, The Power of Young Professionals, tackles the challenges of engaging, recruiting, and retaining Gen Z and Millennial members, including: • Why they do or don’t join. • Communication strategies. • Myths and facts

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.9.21

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community…. Training programs.

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10 Types of eLearning Assessments for Your Courses

Web Courseworks Associations

What did the last assessment that you took look like? Perhaps it was a multiple-choice final exam or an essay-style test printed in double-spaced Times New Roman. Either way, we’d guess it looked quite different from the eLearning assessment types we’re going to discuss today.

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Building an Anti-Establishment Association Brand – Association Hustle Episode 289 (7m 12s)

Moery Company

Building a unique business brand will separate you from the competition. Here’s how to do it: Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

Speaker Spotlight: Sarah Sladek

Aaron Wolowiec

As a best-selling author and CEO, Sarah Sladek brings her expertise to 40+ events a year. She founded XYZ University, the nation’s first generational research and management consulting firm. Sarah is an advocate for younger generations and a futurist.

Understanding Your Australian Customers’ Expectations for CX

Higher Logic

The post Understanding Your Australian Customers’ Expectations for CX appeared first on Higher Logic. Have you considered what your Australian customers expect from their experience with your business? Our research dives into the CX data.

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How to Sell Your Board on Better Technology

Use this helpful blueprint when you need to convince your board to invest in better software. It includes talking points and tips for your presentation, including quantifying ROI, outlining indirect benefits, and selling the potential of the purchase.

Strategies for Innovation Stop Groundhog Day Thinking

.orgSource

In the movie Groundhog Day, actor Bill Murray is condemned to live the same day of his life over, and over, and over again. Groundhog Day thinking is the seductive loop that lurks in offices and conference rooms tempting us to reject fresh ideas for recycled solutions.

The Value of Taking Membership Inventory- Association Field Report (July, 9, 2021)

Moery Company

Hello everybody, it’s JP Moery, president of the Moery company, from the field today. I want to give credit to Elizabeth Johnson, our Vice President, and the entire sales team, as we discussed membership today. I wanted to convey a couple of things to you.

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Financial protection: Foreclosure moratorium receives another extension

Ungrated

The federal foreclosure moratorium has been extended to the end of July to help millions of Americans facing financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic stay in their homes.

Podcast: How to Run More Efficient, Secure Elections

Association Adviser

Pete Westerhaus and Tony Huff of Survey and Ballot Systems explain how a cloud-based voting platform offers transparency, privacy and security. The post Podcast: How to Run More Efficient, Secure Elections appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Membership Podcasts podcast

How to Select an Association Credit Card Processing Company

Right now, every penny counts. It’s an ideal time to check if your association’s credit card processing provider is offering competitive terms. However, there are many important factors to consider if when researching options.

[Webinar] It’s Time to Shake Things Up at Your Next Event

Velvet Chainsaw

There’s never been a better time to experiment with new meeting elements or to say goodbye to some time-worn ones, Dave Lutz, managing director of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting, said in this recent VCC post.

Understand why data hygiene is a critical marketing element

HighRoad Solution

Breaking up can be hard. Whether you’re ending a romantic relationship or a friendship that’s no longer serving you, saying goodbye to something or someone that feels familiar is uncomfortable. The same can be said for breaking up with data.

Coping strategies: Mental health support for community association managers

Ungrated

Community association managers have stepped up throughout the COVID-19 pandemic to guide boards with operational support and advice. The increased workloads and responsibilities are impacting managers’ mental health, with some reporting higher levels of stress, anxiety, or burnout.

Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations?

WBT Systems

Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations? Read more about Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations

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The Ultimate Guide to Amazing Association Websites

Your association’s website needs to engage members AND deliver a great user experience so everyone who visits it leaves with a positive impression. But how? Get the free guide to optimizing your website “under-the-hood” (great for "non-techy" people).

Shift your thinking … Reboot your volunteer training

Mariner Management

In our April salute to National Volunteer Week, we talked about using this time to reassess your volunteer training by considering flipping your training programs from a global “here’s what you need” to one that begins with the learner, i.e., what the volunteer needs.

Multi-generational panel debunks generational myths

HighRoad Solution

I'm a Millennial. And I can say with confidence, that even though my generational brand says I have the attention span of a goldfish, I have enough of it to write this blog ??. So what do these generational labels really mean? How accurate are they? More importantly, how much do they come into play when it comes to your marketing efforts? Our recent Spring VirCon 2021 session, You Sound Just Like My Mother—1.21

Untangling Hybrid Event Synonyms

CommPartners

The events industry is changing. With the first rumblings of effective vaccines and the end of COVID-19, the world began to look forward to a new era of events. Now, with vaccines proving to be effective and widespread, the future is now.

How Equitable is Your Remote Hybrid Workforce Plan?

Achurch

Transitioning from an all in-office organization to an all-or hybrid-remote organization is not as easy as the pandemic may have made it seem.

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Membership Recruitment: Converting Your Toughest Prospects

Here are the top 6 reasons to join an association – in one infographic. Use this infographic as a recruitment and retention marketing tool. Post it on your website, put it in presentations, or use it as inspiration for social media posts.

For data governance, ask “Why?”

Effective Database

For data governance, ask “Why?” Recently I've had the opportunity to work on several data governance projects with clients. I always find these projects fascinating because of the breadth of data associations collect. It never ceases to amaze me (in a good way!). One of my big takeaways from these projects is that it's critically important … For data governance, ask “Why?” ” Read More » Wes's Wednesday Wisdom

Multi-generational panel debunks generational myths

HighRoad Solution

I'm a Millennial. And I can say with confidence, that even though my generational brand says I have the attention span of a goldfish, I have enough of it to write this blog ??. So what do these generational labels really mean? How accurate are they? More importantly, how much do they come into play when it comes to your marketing efforts? Our recent Spring VirCon 2021 session, You Sound Just Like My Mother—1.21

Let’s Reboot Volunteer Training

Mariner Management

You have a solid base for recruiting and training chapter volunteers that have worked well in the past. Then came the evidence-based research on volunteers challenging our percepts. Followed by the pandemic and increased volunteer burnout. Turns out our training programs need a new approach.

How Aptify can help your labor union attract the next generation of members

Aptify

You might not think that your choice of membership management software can impact your labor union’s ability to attract the next generation of members. But it can. Historically, unionization rates in the U.S. have dropped.

The 20 Do’s & Don’ts for Associations in Email Marketing

The biggest question that many Associations have when it comes to email marketing is, “what are the best practices I should adopt?” This whitepaper is written from 21 years of email experience on the client, agency, and vendor side of email. It is also wr

The most profitable niche forum ideas

Disciple Media

What is it that makes your business unique? Even more so than the product or service you offer, it’s your customers and the niche forum ideas that develop around them.