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3 Ways to Re-Engage Your Lapsed Members


When a member chooses not to renew their membership with your association or chamber, it’s of course disappointing. But it’s important to’s s also not final. There’s always a chance you can bring that member back. All you need is the right offering combined with the right messaging.

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The Lottery Effect


This is a guest post written by Mallory Gott MA, CAE, founder + creative director of G+A | An Experiential Design Firm. Mallory has traveled the globe designing amazing experiences for people from all walks of life and across a breadth of industries and specialties.


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35 Membership Stats You Must Know in 2020

Wild Apricot

When it comes to growing your membership, it can help to see what tactics other organizations are using. In this post, we go over some key membership stats that came out of our own Membership Growth Report, as well as other research

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Three Incredible Lessons Learned in 2020

Moery Company

The year 2020 has been a long and stressful ride, but through all the ups and downs, I have learned some incredibly valuable life lessons that I will carry with me into the new year and beyond. Lesson #1: the importance of flexibility.

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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!

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.20.20

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… 86 “normal,” please. Joy S. Davis, CAE, who works at the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, said: “I need to operate now and look forward, not try to claw may way back to ‘normal.’

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4 Ways to Make the Most Out of Your Donor Data

Wild Apricot

One of your nonprofit’s most valuable resources is your donor data. Here are four ways to make the most of it to effectively understand and engage your supporters

Leadership Lessons for Associations From a Wartime General (8:15) – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 259

Moery Company

What does it mean to lead an organization these days? Tune in to this week’s episode as JP shares lessons he learned from a wartime general and how they can be applied to your organization. Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

Normal is Over(rated) – For Now

Velvet Chainsaw

This is a guest post by Joy S. Davis, CAE, based on an email she sent to me after reading Lisa Block’s recent post, “I Am Sorry, But We Are Not All Fine.” Joy is Managing Director, Member Products, for the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists.

Get Started with Automated Email Campaigns: The Nuts & Bolts

Higher Logic

The post Get Started with Automated Email Campaigns: The Nuts & Bolts appeared first on Higher Logic. Your association wants to make member and non-member communications more efficient – here’s how to build automated email campaigns that will help you do just that.

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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.

How to Prepare a Nonprofit Fundraising Plan

Wild Apricot

Creating a fundraising plan is one of the best things nonprofits can do to reach their goals. Here are the steps that go into creating the most effective one possible and a template to help you get started

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A Look Inward – Association Field Report (November 20, 2020)

Moery Company

Today’s field report is going to be a little bit different. Today it’s a Report from the Office , my office. Some things that I’m thinking about that I want to share with you.

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Your Virtual Events Have Value. Stop Making Them Free!


Do you know the message you're sending when you make your virtual events free? Avoid relaying the wrong message to your members and community - your virtual events have value, here's why you should stop making them free


How association professionals are preparing for 2021

Association Success

As our members gear up to participate in our Strategic Foresight Sprint, association professionals around the world are also focusing on preparing for the future. In this week’s Friday Five, we see association professionals are ready to improve their practices for 2021.

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.

5 Digital Products to Help Grow Your Organization's Revenue

Wild Apricot

As people are taking most of their shopping online because of COVID-19, it’s time to stock up your virtual store with meaningful gifts to support your cause. Here are the top five digital product formats for inspiration

How Should We Lead Our Associations Right Now? – Ask JP #042

Moery Company

The question this week is, “How do we lead right now? How do we lead our associations?” ” This one is for the association CEO, executives, and leaders.

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Six Phases of Virtual Event Creation

Association Adviser

Associations' annual conferences can no longer operate on autopilot. Here are six activties essential to nearly all virtual event creation and planning. The post Six Phases of Virtual Event Creation appeared first on Association Adviser. Events Features event planning virtual events

4 types of ungated content to create to engage your audience

Association Success

How often does your association publish new content ? Many associations focus on big annual events, or reports that provide in-depth information several times each year. These signature offerings provide significant value to members, and may even be what your association is known for. .

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.

How to Prepare a Nonprofit Fundraising Plan

Wild Apricot

If you’re a nonprofit professional looking to improve your organization’s fundraising strategy and bring in new streams of revenue, the first step to ensuring success is to prepare a fundraising plan. This will create a solid foundation. fundraising

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New opportunities to engage with your members – even after a year of disruption

Nimble AMS

What a year it’s been for associations! As if keeping up with member interests and expectations weren’t challenging enough, 2020 came along and it was like the ground shifted. Nearly every aspect of members’ lives have been disrupted in some way.

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What to Do When You Inherit a Career Center: How to Market It

Association Adviser

Here's how to market your online career center and explain to your members how an online career center can aid their professional and career development. The post What to Do When You Inherit a Career Center: How to Market It appeared first on Association Adviser.

The 4 Ps of success

Association Success

To be a top-performing organization, your company must squash the competition in every area. . To get there, business coach John Spence recommends focusing on the four Ps of success: passion, persistence, practice and pattern recognition. . MORE: How to attract top talent.

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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!

5 Digital Products to Help Grow Your Organization's Revenue

Wild Apricot

As people are taking most of their shopping online because of COVID-19, it’s time to stock up your virtual store with meaningful gifts to support your cause. Even better, starting in December, you can offer your members and customers a variety. website-and-technology

Get self-serve learning on association email best practices

HighRoad Solution

We’ve all been there. With deadlines to meet, emails to send, and content to push out, it’s easy to feel like we’re treading water. We all have good intentions at the beginning of the year to define our overall strategy, only to find ourselves mid-year buried under our communications calendar.

Prevent Member Communication Fatigue

Association Adviser

Your association's messaging must strike the right tone and frequency. Here's how to keep members interested while avoiding member communication fatigue. The post Prevent Member Communication Fatigue appeared first on Association Adviser.

6 building blocks to an innovative culture

Association Success

For association professionals and organizational leaders, innovation should always be top of mind. But in order to accomplish meaningful change, your organization has to have the right foundation to support the experimentation and expectations true innovation brings.

AMC-Managed Organizations are More Stable than Standalone Organizations

Why do organizations managed by Association Management Companies outperform standalone organizations? This paper seeks to answer that question through the results of a study examining the rates of change in the length of chief staff executive tenure and changes in office locations of membership-based organizations between 2009 and 2015.

Why web accessibility is important and how you can accomplish it with Nimble AMS

Nimble AMS

According to the World Health Organization, approximately 15 percent of the global population lives with some form of disability.

Do’s and Don’ts of Selecting a Learning Management System (LMS)


Many associations and chambers have considered adding a learning management system (or LMS) to their tech ecosystem, especially if their industry is focused on continuing education and certifications.

The Reinvention Mandate: Part II

Association Adviser

Boards and association executives will have to make the correct hard choices that create long-term benefit for their stakeholders and successors. The post The Reinvention Mandate: Part II appeared first on Association Adviser. Features The Duty of Foresight