Announcing a Full-Day Membership Marketing Seminar Presented by Tony Rossell and Mark Levin

Membership Marketing

If you are looking for powerful ideas and strategies to grow your organization’s membership next year, this is a program you may want to consider. We will offer the seminar in Chicago and in metropolitan Washington DC area. Topics include how to: 1. Seminar

SCD Group: Association Member Recruitment: New Opportunities vs.

SCD Group

Association Member Recruitment: New Opportunities vs Same Old Ways. and made me wonder about the changes in “association recruitment.” Anything I need to think about in terms of providing incentives? You bought direct mail lists and blasted people to buy or join.

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How Associations Help Under 30s with Career Growth


Associations offer members the opportunity to include substantive elements in their resumes. Membership builds credibility, indicates a commitment to the field, signals a commitment to professional and ethical standards, and assures knowledge of industry trends and developments.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.1.20

Reid All About it

Here’s a pair of posts about a virtual event format I’ve only recently come around to. I must admit, I was a skeptic about using an avatar to attend an event in a virtual world. 20 great questions to ask right now instead of “How are you doing?”

Daily Buzz: Know Your Guests’ Learning Styles

Associations Now

How to build event programming that satisfies all brains and all learning styles. Some of us want to sit and absorb the wisdom of a keynote speaker. Others might prefer an interactive breakout session or a seminar with PowerPoint and audiovisual tools. Here’s how.

Event Promotion Checklist for Associations


But no matter what type of event you’re organizing – a large expo, a small conference, a golf tournament, an educational seminar, or your association’s annual dinner, promotion is key. For example, are you raising money to meet a goal? Are you recruiting new members?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 2.17.17

Reid All About it

A month ago, I shared an article about morning routines and mentioned making changes to my own. I’m happy to report my mornings are more productive now – and I haven’t suffered. I set the timer to 20 minutes. When it goes off, I read to the next natural stopping place.

Opinion Journalists’ Group Partners with Poynter to Boost Training, Outreach

Associations Now

A group of opinion journalists are going to be getting a little help from a leading nonprofit journalism training organization. We’re honored that AOJ has decided to call Poynter its home.”.

Moose to MOOCs and 3 other articles for association executives

SCD Group

Public universities and systems in nine states say they''ll join a push to greatly expand and improve online learning. Partnerships with several state flagship universities also are being announced, bringing to more than 70 the number of schools or systems working with the company.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.18.19

Reid All About it

It’s so sad to meet an association professionals whose boss doesn’t provide a budget for professional development—how cruelly ironic considering associations are in the lifelong learning business. Quick hits before we get to next week’s free webinars: Is your marketing mediocre?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.7.18

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… DelCor’s Tobin Conley, CAE, has some advice for association IT directors: it’s time to start thinking like a CIO. Still not sure how inbound marketing could work for your association?

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7 Ways to Avoid Fundraising Burnout

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: This week I’ve been in Finland at the invitation of the US Embassy to do trainings. On August 14th, I’m doing a FREE webinar with Soapbox Engage on how to raise more money and not burnout. 7 Ways to Avoid Fundraising Burnout.

Product and Service Engagement Drives Membership Retention and

Membership Marketing

Effectively, it is the fast track to membership success. Intuitively, we all know that members using the associations services is good, but seeing the statistics to support it highlights the critical nature in the membership lifecycle of member engagement. Decision to Join. (3).

Non Dues Revenue and Affinity Programs for Members

Membership Marketing

Lists can be helpful to get brainstorming going on what additional products and services can be provided to members. So here is a quick list of possible non-dues revenue and affinity products that I have put together to get your thinking going. Please feel free to add any that I have missed in the comments section below. Continuing education – seminars, webinars, meetings. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook. How to Recognize a Good Strategy?

Trade Association CEO Support: Balancing the Board-CEO.

Trade Association CEO Blog

The role of association CEO is diverse and whether youre a volunteer or a paid staff executive director this blog is the starting line for concepts and ideas to solve your leadership challenges. The difference is the CEO of the small association is responsible beyond the level of leadership but also involved directly with implementation down to the administrative task. To my surprise, I lost one volunteer after another within my first year. Share to Twitter Share to Facebook.