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7 Tactical Tips for Using Digital Marketing to Drive Member Engagement

HighRoad Solution

Did you miss out on our webinar with OpenWater a few weeks ago? HighRoad’s Director of Client Services, Maneesha Manges, delivered a compelling webinar about using digital marketing to drive engagement in your membership base.

How to Empower a Community of Problem Solvers

Association Success

How can embracing a more community-centered mindset help create problem solvers? Despite our best efforts, it can be easy for associations to fall into a siloed way of working. We can get so wrapped up in only thinking about problems and challenges we face specific to the work we are tasked with doing that often times we do not see the downstream impacts until much later. This causes work conflicts, strategic misalignment, and in some cases, lost hours of work.

Keeping Up with the Waterfall

Eric Lanke

My association's Board of Directors has eighteen people on it.

Eat the Frog First

Moery Company

Maybe you are still at home getting ready for the day or maybe its on your drive into the office – no matter how loud that radio is blaring, that one pesky to-do just keeps popping into your mind.

The Hunt for Your Perfect LMS is Over

YourMembership Blog

Learning Management System Matchmaker: Deal Breaker Edition Finding the perfect learning management system (LMS) is a tough job. What is it about a successful LMS that your association should be looking for? Here are the deal breakers and what to avoid. Finding the perfect learning management system (LMS) is a tough job. There are so. The post The Hunt for Your Perfect LMS is Over appeared first on YourMembership. Online Learning Professional Development Learning Management System New Technolog

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New Recurring Donations Feature: What you can do, and how to use it

Wild Apricot

With the new recurring donations feature, you can add the option for regular gifts to your forms. Find out what you can do with it, how it can help your organization, and how to start

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An Association Disconnect

Moery Company

Istock_Credit: ismagilov. All right. I want to give you some advanced warning as you read this blog – I may come across as defensive but bear with me because I have a point to make.

Are small associations investing in the right member benefits?

YourMembership Blog

Associations with small staff have opportunities to improve member retention using these tips You may think your association is focusing the right amount on the right member benefits. But is it really? Industry data says it may not be. Here are the key takeaways Most associations strive to deliver the benefits their members want. However, The post Are small associations investing in the right member benefits? appeared first on YourMembership.

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Podcast: What is Machine Learning?

Association Adviser

We speak with Chris Knoch of Big Squid on this episode of The Association Adviser Podcast. Chris explains what machine learning and artificial intelligence are, and how associations can use machine learning to better position themselves for success. The post Podcast: What is Machine Learning?

Library Groups Say LinkedIn Policy Changes Could Violate Users’ Privacy

Associations Now

Library patrons have long had access to resources from Lynda.com, now known as LinkedIn Learning. But library organizations warn that a platform policy change could violate both patrons’ privacy and librarians’ ethics code.

Association Hustle – Episode 198: Where Are You Putting Your Money?

Moery Company

Currently, many organizations are embracing technology by attempting to implement an association management system (AMS) and new marketing platforms – and feeling the pressure to do so. Host JP Moery has worked with several associations who’ve said, “Our AMS doesn’t work” or “We’re not utilizing it fully.” Before embarking on these endeavors, he has a few recommendations and advice on IT investment as well. Listen in. The post Association Hustle – Episode 198: Where Are You Putting Your Money?

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Tyndall Federal Credit Union

SocialFish

AdvisoryHQ, which is an independent media outlet that provides rankings for financial institutions, recently ranked Tyndall Federal Credit Union, as one of the 15 best credit unions in Florida, and this is due to their many unique features.

The Duty of Foresight: Five Years Later

Association Adviser

The Turbulent Twenties will be a period of accelerating & relentless disruption that will create profound societal upheaval and irrevocably transform our world.

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Daily Buzz: Inspire a Bored Board

Associations Now

Periodic dips in enthusiasm are normal, but if disinterest persists, find ways to reinspire board members. Also: how one nonprofit’s alternative healthcare policy is saving the environment. Is your board—well, bored?

How to Improve Email Engagement at Your Association

Smooth The Path

Yesterday morning I sent out a test email to 20 members. By the end of the day, 16 had opened it 2 clicked and 1 had signed up for a conversation with me. 80% were curious enough to open the message but very few were motivated to investigate further.

Summer Jobs for Teachers

SocialFish

Everybody loves summer. It is a time where people are mostly laid back, they go on holidays and enjoy some good times with friends and family. It is really a magical time, but for most underpaid teachers, this is the perfect opportunity to earn some much-needed cash on the side.

You’ve Just Improved Your Online Career Center! What Are You Going to Do Next?

Association Adviser

Marketing an online career center is easier than improving one. Here are 5 tips, plus one bonus, for marketing your asosciation's online career center. The post You’ve Just Improved Your Online Career Center! What Are You Going to Do Next? appeared first on Association Adviser.

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#ASAE19 Game Changer: Drive Engagement With Connectional Intelligence

Associations Now

Hear More From Erica Dhawan Erica Dhawan will speak about how associations can use connectional intelligence to unlock engagement opportunities at her Game Changer session at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition in Columbus on Monday, August 12, at 2 p.m.

Conference Name Badges: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

GrowthZone

The number of hours that go into association event planning is staggering. When making sure to cross all the T’s and dot all the I’s, name badges should be at the top of the list. After all, if they’re not well-designed (i.e., readable), attendees are shorted on their conference experience.

Tutoring Jobs

SocialFish

If you have been looking for a great side gig, then you should consider becoming an online tutor. You will be surprised to find that there are very many people requiring the services of a private tutor. The non-English speaking countries such as China, Japan, Spain, Brazil, etc.,

Nickel and Diming Your Way to a Raise

Association Success

How can you help yourself get a raise? Association work can be rewarding in a number of ways—professionally, socially, intellectually, and even monetarily. That last one is a bit rarer, especially if you’re in a small to mid-sized association and if you’re not either in the latter stages of your career. But it can happen, and you can do something to speed it along. It’s important to remember that your boss most likely wants to pay you better, but they face constraints in doing so.

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Why One Group Took the Plunge Into Podcasting

Associations Now

The International Trademark Association launched a podcast last fall to talk industry trends. The twice-monthly cast not only helps promote INTA’s goals but also helps the organization reach a broader audience. Podcasting is trending nowadays.

Beyond Pictures: 14 Instagram Captions for Associations

GrowthZone

For associations, Instagram marketing can be challenging. Finding compelling visuals can be tough (as a software company, we can empathize). Instead of focusing on association-related images, focus on images that will engage your audience.

Travis Credit Union

SocialFish

It’s always a good idea to have options, and Travis Credit Union gives you these options. A few years ago, nobody understood much about credit unions or the products they offer, but now, they have become large financial institutions that can be compared to banks.

Designing Responsible Artificial Intelligence: Global Guideposts and Standard Setting

Association Adviser

Recognizing the broad spectrum of uses for AI, ITechLaw Association has published Responsible AI: A Global Policy Framework, which explores 8 core ethical AI principles for ethical and responsible AI.

As Population Pivots to Cremation, Funeral Directors Adapt

Associations Now

A new study by the National Funeral Directors Association reveals that more consumers prefer cremation and green burial options. This means that both NFDA and its members must make changes to stay relevant.

Learning Doesn’t Stop at Mid-Career

Association Success

Are you excited for your mid-stage of your career? As a professional in her mid-career, I certainly don’t feel like one sometimes. I’m still discovering who I am and what my place is in this world. In some ways, I could say I’m like a young professional at heart, eager to learn and explore. I’ve always been curious, and that curiosity has served me well thus far in my life and career. My entry to the association world had been an accident.

Wright-Patt Credit Union

SocialFish

A credit union is a kind of financial institution that provides its clients with traditional banking services. They range in different sizes from small volunteer organizations to huge entities. They also have thousands of participants all over the country.

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Encourage Members to Dive in to Your Online Career Center with a Splash Page

Association Adviser

Make it easy for members to discover all the career development resources your association offers by creating a well-planned, well-organized splash page. The post Encourage Members to Dive in to Your Online Career Center with a Splash Page appeared first on Association Adviser.

Start with One Change to Create a Sustainable Meeting

Associations Now

Reducing your carbon footprint is a defining characteristic of undertourism; infuse this thinking into your event by starting with a pilot. Going green for your next meeting or event doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Choose one aspect of your meeting where you can aim for sustainability.

TechTalk with MemberSuite CEO Natalie Cheney

Delcor

DelCor was pleased to welcome Natalie Cheney, CEO of MemberSuite, to Association TechTalk. Natalie joined DelCor CEO Loretta DeLuca to discuss MemberSuite's exciting acquisition of Event Farm. View TechTalk here: Subscribe to our YouTube channel. Tips - Trends - TechTalks

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6 signs your association needs a new membership management system

Nimble AMS

Signs your organization is outgrowing its current association software. When your association is growing, it can be an exciting time. But while you’re enjoying growth, your association management software (AMS) may not be keeping pace. When your association is growing, it can be an exciting time.

The Small-Staff Guide to #ASAE19

MembersClicks

Are you a small-staff association professional attending ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Exposition in August? If so, let us start by saying you’re going to have a BLAST!

Ask These Five Usability Questions Before You Choose Your Next Software Tool

Associations Now

Good apps provide a good flow—both in their own user interface and when they interact with other tools. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you look for tools that lend themselves to your users’ tech muscle memory.