From the Corner Office: Tom Hood, Maryland Association of CPAs

Association Adviser

October 2010 2 -- Leadership This month’s Corner Office profile falls on Tom Hood, CPA, executive director of Towson, Md.-based based Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA) , a leader in social media best practices for financial professionals. By Association Adviser staff

Leadership and the Future of Volunteering

Associations Now

Strong leadership is required to fix it. At the Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA), town hall meetings serve as ideation sessions and low-commitment opportunities increased. The post Leadership and the Future of Volunteering appeared first on Associations Now

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Tuesday Buzz: Is Your Leadership Pipeline Clogged?

Associations Now

Why it may be time to reassess your organization’s leadership path. Is your leadership pipeline too rigid? Forbes provides several questions to ask to assess if your leadership pipeline is optimized for your organization and right for your career goals.

Lead Your Way to a Social Organization

Jamie Notter

Maddie and I had the great privilege of presenting today at ASAE’s Technology Conference with Tom Hood, the CEO of the Maryland Association of CPAs. Change Leadership Social Media

Association 141+: A Recipe for Association Success

Association 141+

Living in the suburbs of Maryland, I have made it to Frederick to have brunch at Volt - Chef Bryan Voltaggios restaurant that I could go back to again and again. Cynthia DAmour on Leadership and Life. Association 141+. Sunday, September 4, 2011. A Recipe for Association Success.

Change is…………Good?

The Membership Blog

My beloved Maryland Terrapins are bolting the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) for the Big 10 (which actually hasn’t had 10 members in 20 years). Word is out that to protest this unimaginable break with tradition, thousands of Maryland grads are not renewing their memberships in the booster clubs and the Alumni Association, or are dropping their long-held season tickets for football and basketball. I’m devastated.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.24.20

Reid All About it

One of the most reliable content curators on Twitter is Bill Sheridan of the Maryland Association of CPAs who wrote: “Doing important work, learning new skills, and building meaningful networks are taking a backseat to our desire to be noticed.

Conference Circuit: Public Safety Communications

Associations Now

City: Baltimore, Maryland. Bret Baier, Fox News Channel’s chief political anchor, will discuss leadership and management lessons from President Dwight Eisenhower. Rundown Attendees: 5,000 plus. Vendors: 275. Educational sessions: 100.

An Active Approach to Board Diversity

Associations Now

Without strong, proactive leadership from the board chair and nominating committee, some boards will continue to bring in people like themselves. Board diversity is still a challenge at nonprofits and for-profits alike.

How To Swim like a SocialFish.

SocialFish

ASAE – The Center for Association Leadership. Maryland Recyclers Association. Maryland DC Society of Clinical Oncology. I needed to come up with a list of organizations we have worked with for a federal government RFP, and holy cow!

Ad Alliance Details Disclosure Standards for Political Ads

Associations Now

In a news release , DAA Executive Director Lou Mastria said the alliance is working quickly to implement the standard and already has seen it authorized for use in Maryland. “We

Just Another Association

Potomac Core

Case Study: In December 2016, the Society for Vascular Ultrasound, in Lanham, Maryland utilized a Member Impact Survey to help its board and staff team identify the profession’s up at night challenges and opportunities. Strive to Be More Than Just Another Association .

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Group Asks Universities to Review Athletics the Same as Finances, Curriculum

Associations Now

Recently, the highest-profile issues in higher education leadership are related to college sports. The Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges wants to keep athletics accountable, starting with the foundation of their governing bodies.

First Steps to More Diverse Boards

Associations Now

That’s one key conclusion from a recent report from the executive recruiting firm Koya Leadership Partners. I think the whole organization from the leadership down needs to accept that it is a problem.”.

How Two Associations Built Diverse Boards

Associations Now

A decade ago, the Online News Association’s leadership persuaded itself that it didn’t need to think much about diversity. I think the whole organization from the leadership down needs to accept that it is a problem.”. Think marathon, not sprint, they say.

#Tech16: Make Your Digital Stamp

Associations Now

Opening ASAE’s Technology Conference & Expo Tuesday, keynote speaker Erik Qualman shared five ways association professionals can reach their digital leadership goals.

Beyond GDPR: Where Data Privacy Compliance Goes Next

Associations Now

Perhaps it was, but the session, moderated by DelCor CIO David DeLorenzo, CAE, was a reminder that compliance issues in relation to data collection are always a part of the tech leadership gig—and there’s always something fresh around the corner.

Generation Flux. Impact on Associations

SCD Group

The series opens with a story featuring DJ Patil who first made a name for himself as a researcher on weather patterns at the University of Maryland: "There are some times," Patil explains, "when you can predict weather well for the next 15 days.

The Mission Driven Volunteer Rides Again!

Spark Consulting

If you feel like or experience that what you need to do to bring in revenue is incompatible with your mission, it’s probably time for your Board and senior leadership to do some serious soul-searching about why your organization exists and what you’re trying to accomplish.

Who is Generation Z and How Will They Impact the Future of Associations?

Association Adviser

They are quick to pick up new software, platforms and technologies, and often, according to a University of Maryland study , display symptoms of emotional distress when kept away from their personal electronic devices. This is good news for the future of association events, leadership, and involvement. Generation Z can be defined as those born between 1997 and 2010.

IMPORTANT: Only 5 days left until Give2TheMax Day!!

SocialFish

“Dreams For Kids empowers at-risk youth and those with disabilities through dynamic leadership programs and life-changing activities that inspires them to fearlessly pursue their dreams and compassionately change the world.”

DC/MD/VA Nonprofits: Mark Your Calendars for Nov 9

SocialFish

Sponsored by the Community Foundation , the online fundraising platform Razoo , and the United Way of the National Capital Area , Give2TheMax Day is a one-day fundraising marathon aiming to raise a minimum of $3 million for DMV (DC-Maryland-Virginia)-area nonprofits. What’s November 9, you ask? It’s Give2TheMax Day and it’s exactly ONE MONTH FROM TODAY!

DC 101

With First Convention, Food Truck Group Finds Its Road to the Future

Associations Now

After it won the battle for favorable vending regulations in the District of Columbia last year, the DC, Maryland, and Virginia Food Truck Association (DMV FTA) found itself at a crossroads.

Eric Lanke: Stop Calling It Strategic Planning

Eric Lanke

Leadership. We have a mission and a set of strategic priorities, and every time our leadership comes together--not just at their annual retreat, but every time--we ask what we know about our current position that would warrant a change to either of these items. Labels: Leadership.

Association Study: Libraries Help Close the Digital Gap

Associations Now

The study, paid for by a National Leadership Grant from the U.S. Reporting on its first Digital Inclusion Survey, the American Library Association highlights how libraries are remaining relevant in the digital age—and how hard it is for them to keep up with technology’s quickening pace.

Is New Technology Worth The Investment?

Association Adviser

Last month Reggie Henry, CIO of ASAE, recounted a story about an exchange with a University of Maryland student in which the student explained that younger people aren’t communicating by email anymore, but almost exclusively through social networks. When you have consensus within your association leadership, survey your members (online surveys are inexpensive and quick) to gauge their acceptance or interest.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.19.18

Reid All About it

Nan Travers, Director, Center for Leadership in Credentialing Learning at SUNY Empire State College. Peter Smith, Professor of Innovative Practices in Higher Education at the University of Maryland University College, and author of Free Range Learning in the Digital Age.

How Smart Associations Grow Membership

Association Adviser

That’s what Balko and his leadership team share with the board, which he said has historically looked only at membership. Hank Berkowitz, Editor-in-Chief. As the old Groucho Marx line goes, “I wouldn’t belong to any club that would accept me as a member.”

Trade Association CEO Support: Keys to a Strong Trade Association

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. Trade Association CEO Support.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.26.18

Reid All About it

ACC, leadership coach and resilience trainer for the U.S. A micro-networking event for young professionals in the association industry to meet with Stefanie Reeves, MA, CAE, who serves as Executive Director of the Maryland Psychological Association.

Maintain Motivation and Balance to Avoid Small-Staff Burnout

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. Trade Association CEO Support.

Members Get Members. Staff? Not So Much.

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. Trade Association CEO Support.

FACT: Using social media will help you attract Millennials.

SocialFish

We were sitting with a few other people, including the only Millennial in the room - a student from the University of Maryland. put your leadership and YP's in the same room - sends a message that they are a priority for the organization. -