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How automation can transform your association

Nimble AMS

There might not be a single change you could make to your association that would transform it more than increasing business process automation.

How to Start an Engaging Online Community for Your User Group

Higher Logic

The post How to Start an Engaging Online Community for Your User Group appeared first on Higher Logic. Online communities for user groups are an excellent way to get users engaged year-round.

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7 Practices to Guide Associations Through the Unpredictable Year Ahead


We were all looking forward to 2021, thinking the disruption caused by the pandemic would soon fade away, but COVID insists on sticking around. With the slow rollout of the vaccine, we must reconcile ourselves (and our organizations) to a few more seasons of staying at home.

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How to Sell More Sponsorships in 2021 – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 269 (8m 15s)

Moery Company

Whether your association’s events are in-person or digital, develop a robust and invaluable sponsorship program for sponsors. Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

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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: 1.29.21

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community…. Membership survey. Monday (2/1) is the last day to participate in Marketing General Incorporated’s (MGI) 2021 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Survey.

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[Guest Post] Three Signs You Need to Rethink Your AMC


The following blog post was written by SBI Association Management , a Seattle-based and AMCI-accredited association management company. 2020 has been one of the most difficult — if not the most difficult — year many associations have ever faced.

Know the “Why” in Value Propositions – Association Field Report (January 29, 2021)

Moery Company

Hello, welcome to observations from the field. I will cover the importance of the “why” in value propositions. I have been working on a lot of value proposition work currently, helping associations articulate the value proposition across different membership or industry segments.

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Explore our template library of leading email design practices

HighRoad Solution

Here’s perhaps the understatement of the century—sometimes email templates can be fussy. Who's with me on this? I think it's fair to say that, regardless of the platform, as marketers we've all peeled back the HTML veil to try and retrofit and/or augment our templates.

8 Community Website Templates + Examples to Inspire You

Wild Apricot

Do you manage a community? Do you need a place where your members can come together to discuss shared interests, problems and solutions, exchange resources and advance a common mission? You need a community website. Wild Apricot’s website builder. website-and-technology

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.

Helping Your Members Get the Most Out of Their Membership: 3 Tips


When it’s time for a member to renew, they typically think back on their most recent membership term, specifically, their benefits usage. Did they use enough benefits to justify the cost of membership? If they decide “no,” that could mean another dropped member at your association or chamber.

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What Is the Most Effective Way to Set and Achieve Goals?- Ask JP #053

Moery Company

Hey everyone welcome to Ask JP. Today I’ve got a great question – what is the most effective way to set and achieve goals? The most important thing when it comes to goal setting is to develop a system that works for you that you will follow.

The Third Sector of Education: Podcast Recap

Blue Sky eLearn

Recently, Jeff Cobb and Celisa Steele kicked off a podcast series about the third sector. . What is the third sector? Serves the millions of adults that continue to learn and grow after their secondary and post-secondary education.

How To Create a Successful Chamber of Commerce Model During COVID-19

Wild Apricot

COVID-19 has brought new challenges to small businesses (and yes, we know that’s the understatement of the year) but many are trying to make the best of it by doing things like auditing their platforms, getting creative with new ways to engage. organizational-management

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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.

How to Market Yourself as a Contracted Event Planner


If you’re a contracted event planner, whether it's for colleges, weddings, or a corporate setting, you know that marketing yourself is half the job. Your clients won’t just come to you; you have to put in marketing efforts to attract your ideal clients.’s

Notarize Joins Internet Association


Notarize’s 21st Century approach to document management will continue to pioneer growth for the domestic economy and the internet ecosystem at-large”. Jon Berroya. Washington, DC – Today, Internet Association is excited to welcome Notarize as its newest member.

Networking is Super Awkward for a Reason (and we can solve this)

Smooth The Path

Maybe a decade or two ago, a research paper concluded that public speaking was perceived as one the scariest endeavors. Do you remember that finding? Some public speakers master the fear of speaking, but you might be interested to know that not all their professional fears evaporate.

January Update: The Start of a New Chapter

Wild Apricot

January marks the start of 2021. Since digital products rolled out last month, we have seen many organizations make wonderful use of this new feature. This month’s highlights include examples from organizations that use Wild Apricot and several. wild-apricot-updates

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.

7 Skills for Managing Remote Teams—Required Education in 2021

WBT Systems

7 Skills for Managing Remote Teams—Required Education in 2021. Read more about 7 Skills for Managing Remote Teams—Required Education in 2021

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Next-to-Nothing Goals

Effective Database

Next-to-Nothing Goals I saw a Ted Talk by Christine Carter recently discussing the concept of "next-to-nothing" goals. The idea is to learn a new habit by setting ridiculously small goals that will move you to the larger goal. It could be something as simple as walking for just one minute as a goal toward becoming … Next-to-Nothing Goals Read More » Wes's Wednesday Wisdom


These Are the Early Days of Virtual Networking

Smooth The Path

One association has been offering online networking meetings every other week since the pandemic started. Many people attended early on, now all these months later, attendance has slowed to a trickle. There is no shortage of problems with virtual networking.

How Online Communities Enhance Member Experience Part 2


Does your association or organization use an online community platform? There are several ways associations use online communities to address business needs across all industries. Online communities can not only adapt to your business, but it can also foster collaboration among members.

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!

Five Questions to Ask Before You Hire an Association Management Company


Hiring an association management company (AMC) is like conducting a job interview—with a lot more at stake. If the association’s board of directors makes the wrong decision, correcting the mistake can be far more expensive and harmful to the organization than simply terminating an employee.

Association TRENDS 2020 Free Resource Program Infographic


Stop letting your messaging fall on unengaged ears! Let Association TRENDS put your whitepaper, report, or content piece in front of our dynamic and interactive association audience! Association TRENDS can help you generate all-new, qualified association leads for your business development.

How Online Communities Enhance Member Experience Part 1


Does your association or organization use an online community platform? There are several ways associations use online communities to address business needs across all industries. Online communities can not only adapt to your business, but it can also foster collaboration among members.