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Digital Transformation: It’s All About Culture

Aaron Wolowiec

Digital transformation has been a hot topic for years, yet associations are still struggling to make it happen. Why is that? In our new whitepaper, we posit that it's not so much the technology part that's holding us back, it's culture, and more specifically, intentional culture change.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.25.21

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community…. Chapter benchmarking data. Billhighway explains what to do with benchmarking data you collect from chapters.

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What Are Association Members Saying Right Now? – Association Hustle Episode 287 (9m 14s)

Moery Company

Members offer feedback on how associations can be valuable. Here is what they are saying about a few important issues concerning education, workforce concerns, and supply chain issues. Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

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The Ultimate Guide to Monthly Giving Programs (+ Examples)

Wild Apricot

Last week, I was thinking back to one of my first jobs with a nonprofit. Like many nonprofits, we relied heavily on donations, and we were always trying to think up new fundraising events or seasonal campaigns. We were always exhausted, but our donations. wild-apricot-updates

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

ROI Scorecard for Measuring Membership


In this episode of Five Minutes with Andy, Andy Freed is joined by Shannon Taylor, Virtual's VP of Client Services, as well as Brooke Weldon, Sr. Manager, Growth Programs. Brooke and Shannon discuss with Andy tips and tricks on ROI for membership and how it can be measured.

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What Does the Association Job Market Look Like Right Now? – Ask JP #072

Moery Company

On Ask JP today, someone asked me what the association labor market or job market looks like right now? Man, I tell you what, it’s pretty dynamic. We’ve got some interesting things going on.

Top 11 Chamber Management Software AMS Systems


Leveraging a robust membership management system enables chamber professionals to engage members and develop their chamber instead of focusing on mundane, repetitive tasks.

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Members Find Talking to You Engaging

Smooth The Path

I could drive my Subaru around all day, and no one would talk to me, but when we take out my husband’s 1969 Camero, people talk to us all the time. The vintage vehicle makes us more approachable. Approachable staff and volunteer leaders are engaging for members.

Partner Spotlight: Naylor Association Solutions

Aaron Wolowiec

Naylor Association Solutions provides Member Engagement & Revenue Services and Content Services & Support

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.

How to Grow Your Memberships In 2021- Association Field Report (June 25, 2021)

Moery Company

Hello everybody, welcome to observations from the field. I’ve got an observation on how to grow your membership in 2021. We’ve been talking to a lot of associations and learning about their membership and what’s most valuable to different segments of the membership.

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Labor Shortages Loom—Learn to Hire and Manage Freelancers


Anyone who has spent time here in Chicago knows that the weather can turn from sunshine to flurries in the time it takes to stroll a block down the Mag Mile. This fickle about-face seems to be happening everywhere. We spent the last year urging people to stay home.

Supporting Future Leaders’ Efforts: Brian Hoffman, Illinois Banking Business Services

Association Adviser

Brian Hoffman of Illinois Banking Business Services talks about supporting IBA with non-dues revenue and BankTalentHQ, a natioanwide career center network. The post Supporting Future Leaders’ Efforts: Brian Hoffman, Illinois Banking Business Services appeared first on Association Adviser.

Partner Spotlight: Halmyre

Aaron Wolowiec

Halmyre provides marketing strategy consultancy sparking growth for associations

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.

Duration and Communication-Type

Smooth The Path

We expect texts to be super short. A good voicemail takes no more than 30 seconds. Emails should be quick to read but longer than texts. Short articles can take just a little bit longer. A phone or Zoom conversation will last even longer. We will allow even more time for an in-person conversation.

Consistent enforcement: The first step to reducing conflict in community associations


Residents in community associations won’t always see eye to eye on every issue, and that’s OK. We simply aren’t wired to agree on everything. However, sometimes, a simple disagreement rises to the level of conflict.

13 Ways to Differentiate Your Online Learning Programs from the Competition

WBT Systems

13 Ways to Differentiate Your Online Learning Programs from the Competition. Read more about 13 Ways to Differentiate Your Online Learning Programs from the Competition

DelCor Named to Top Workplaces 2021 List


SILVER SPRING, MD — DelCor has been named one of The Washington Post’s 2021 Top Workplaces in the Washington, D.C.

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).

3 spreadsheets your association should get rid of right now

Nimble AMS

Let’s talk about a little secret that no one likes to admit to: managing member data in spreadsheets. Here’s the reality: Staff at associations need to get their jobs done.

Winning resources: CAI recognized for excellence in association media and publishing


At CAI, we feel honored and humbled to educate, support, and advocate for the millions of people living and working in community associations. Part of that mission includes publishing amazing resources, best practices, and solutions through our blogs, newsletters, magazine, and digital channels.

Action produces momentum

Effective Database

Action produces momentum Another great quote from James Clear: "Motivation often comes after starting, not before. Action produces momentum." One of the greatest obstacles to cleaning up data, or choosing a new AMS, or establishing good business processes (or absolutely anything else) is getting started. And the best way to get started is to just … Action produces momentum Read More » Wes's Wednesday Wisdom

Why Aptify is the leading membership management software for large organizations


Does this sound familiar: You’re looking for software to manage your large membership-based organization. But your processes are complex, and they continue to evolve. And you find that your organization’s needs don’t fit neatly inside the typical membership management software box.

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.