Lunchtime Links: Peyton Manning’s Omaha Shoutout

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Plus, how to ensure your association’s SEO practices don’t fall victim to Google. That brought the city of Omaha, Nebraska, which doesn’t even have an NFL team, a little welcome attention. How one QB brought extra publicity to the Gateway to the West in today’s Lunchtime Links: We certainly appreciate all the love from #PeytonManning :) #OmahaOmaha. Don’t want that to happen to your site?

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Happy 100th to the Car Wash! How One Association Is Celebrating

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We wanted to say this is the industry’s milestone, not an ICA product, so come with us and let’s have a conversation. We felt like we do have a bit of a leadership role in the industry to recognize these kinds of accomplishments as the industry’s association,” said Eric Wulf, CEO of ICA.

Social Media Roundup: How AARP Won the Oscars, Too

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AARP’s way of getting in on the Oscars conversation shows that “newsjacking” isn’t limited to social media. Also: When longtime members start to fade, how do you win them back? Dern, alas, didn’t win an Oscar for his role in Nebraska.)

Nairobi Terror Attack Puts Focus on Mall Security

Associations Now

While the scale of the Westgate Mall incident in Kenya this week has drawn attention to the need for mall security, one industry group says that focus was already there—and will likely intensify here at home. How mall security works: How to keep such an open environment safe?

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Future of Work Manifesto

Jamie Notter

Maddie is the one who wrote it up, but it was the result of a weekend retreat last fall of twelve people (including me, Maddie and Charlie; Maddie lists them all in her post) in, of all places, Omaha, Nebraska. These are some exceptionally awesome people I got to hang out with that weekend, and I think the awesomeness of this manifesto is a reflection of that. The purpose of a manifesto like this, of course, is to spark conversation. We are able to do more than one thing.

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