Illinois Hospitality Groups: Restore “Choose Chicago” Funding

Associations Now

Three Illinois associations spent $50,000 on an ad campaign asking state lawmakers to restore funding for Choose Chicago, which is being affected by a budget stalemate. This industry delivers a critical source of tax revenue to the state with no investment from the state’s general fund.

Illinois Ruling Throws Wrench Into ‘Amazon Tax’ Dispute

Associations Now

Illinois’ highest court has struck down a state law intended to allow sales tax on e-commerce—the exact opposite of a New York state court’s decision on a similar law earlier this year. The reaction: PMA says the 2011 Illinois law devastated the industry in the state.

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Learn with iMIS and TopClass LMS at the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference

WBT Systems

WBT Systems is delighted to be an official strategic partner of the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference , hosted by NiUG International , April 4-6, in Rosemont, Illinois.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.24.19

Reid All About it

The Illinois Principals Association (IPA) faced several years of declining attendance at their annual conference and wanted to involve their 21 chapters in remedying that. Presenter: Drew Thomason, Director of Marketing & Communication, Illinois Principals Association.

orgCommunity’s Solutions Day Honors Innovator in the Association Industry

.orgCommunity

Association professionals from across the country gathered at the American Society of Anesthesiologists in Schaumburg, Illinois for the 4 th annual.orgCommunity Solutions Day. After launching in June 2019, HFMA has experienced increases in retention and average monthly new member recruitment, a solid increase of their Net Promoter Score, and more business partner revenue. For Immediate Release. Contact: Emily Hendershot, Managing Director. 810.610.1512.

Integrate for Success: 3 Sweet Results of AMS Integrations

Higher Logic

The Illinois Association of School Business Officials (IASBO) used data from their AMS, netFORUM Pro, in their marketing automation platform to build targeted event campaigns to illustrate benefits for membership types, each with their different needs.

A Big Course From a Small Association

Associations Now

Since 2012 Grimes has been the executive director of the Illinois HomeCare and Hospice Council. Grimes also has the assistant of Ray Schroeder, a leading MOOC expert at the University of Illinois Springfield.

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Learners Want Transformation—What Does It Take to Deliver?

.orgCommunity

Universities have the resources to design courses and certification and the desire to generate additional revenue. Trendspotters are great, but trendsetters are golden. Tracy King, MA, CAE, CEO and Chief Learning Strategist at InspirED, is one of those innovators.

Monday Buzz: The Impact of Small Events

Associations Now

It may not have shot to the top of Google News or occupied a lead spot in The New York Times , but the recent tournament hosted by the National Dart Association (NDA) in Rockford, Illinois, had a positive impact on the community nonetheless.

Supreme Court to Review Colorado “Amazon Tax” Law

Associations Now

But the sales tax issue has remained a headache for states (which miss out on revenue) and for in-state brick-and-mortar retailers (which get undercut by more-nimble online competitors). Acting on a petition from the Direct Marketing Association, the U.S.

New Fronts in Soda Wars Keep Beverage Association Busy

Associations Now

But another report, from the Illinois Public Health Institute , argues that people would simply buy sugary drinks with their own cash instead. ” Illinois rejects soda tax: The Prairie State, meanwhile, voted against a tax on sugary beverages , which would have increased the price of a 12-pack of soda by $1.44.

Association Membership Jobs This Week – January 19

SocialFish

This position reports to the Executive Director, and is focused on helping to increase NAEM’s revenue through effective marketing strategies that grow event attendance, drive sponsorship sales, monetize NAEM’s content and increase membership.

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Association to Universities: Give Adjunct Professors Health Insurance

Associations Now

” In the statement, the group threw its support behind standards being developed by the Internal Revenue Service that would address how an adjunct professor’s work hours are calculated.

Compare Association Management Software Platforms

GrowthZone

with offices in California, Illinois, Louisiana, India, and Australia. Could an Association Management Software (AMS) solution be the answer to the inefficiencies that plague your association? This article will help you evaluate ten association software options.

Supreme Court to Review Colorado “Amazon Tax” Law

Associations Now

But the sales tax issue has remained a headache for states (which miss out on revenue) and for in-state brick-and-mortar retailers (which get undercut by more-nimble online competitors). Acting on a petition from the Direct Marketing Association, the U.S.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.8.19

Reid All About it

Thanks to Michael Gillespie, a programmer at a Nerds on Call repair store in Illinois, hundreds of thousands of ransomware victims have recovered their files for free. Boosting Non-Dues Revenue: 3 Tactics to Increase the Engagement of Sponsors, Exhibitors, and Advertisers.

Hot Association Jobs – December 1

SocialFish

Policy Analyst – The Fiscal Policy Center at Voices for Illinois Children seeks to hire a Policy Analyst to inform and shape public debates on tax and budget policy in Illinois. Here are some of the most interesting jobs you can find via the SocialFish job board !