5 Tips for Implementing an LMS to Increase Productivity

Higher Logic

One of the main functions of an association is facilitating the professional development of your members. This could mean providing networking opportunities ( maybe through an online member community ), posting job openings, and even providing continuing education (CE) programs.

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How to develop your association’s strategy for an engaging member experience

Nimble AMS

Your members expect highly personalized and engaging experiences with your association. Want to make sure your members stick around? Consider these tips for creating a member experience that rivals that of today’s leading for-profit companies. experience?you’re?delivering

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4 Reasons You Should Integrate Your Learning Management System and Community [Case Study]

Higher Logic

The American Gear Manufacturing Association (AGMA), a trade association with about 500 member companies of various sizes, recognized that its members were facing these types of challenges, so it jumped to fill the gap. Meeting Members’ Needs Through Education and Connection.

5 benefits of video-based learning.

YourMembership Blog

Easily delivered through a learning management system, video is the most engaging way to hold your association members’ and learners’ attention. Video-based learning is a widely-accepted e-learning trend, and it’s gaining momentum.

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How Engagement Tools Improve Association Event Management

Higher Logic

It is incredibly gratifying for associations to see a spike in event attendance, as participation plays a valuable role in their impact, but poor event management can cause your members to disengage. The better the experience, the more likely you are to talk about it (cue the FOMO ).

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6 Key Features of the Best Learning Management Systems

Higher Logic

And with modern technology, including learning management systems (LMS), associations have the power to pick up where colleges leave off. Choosing the Best LMS Software. Like traditional education, some LMS software hasn’t kept up with the times.

Association Tips: 6 Irresistible Member Benefits that Convince People to Join and Renew

Higher Logic

Here are six member benefit ideas that should do the trick. Members-Only Job Boards. Partner with major employers and experts in your field to create job boards for your members. All that makes job boards an excellent benefit for acquiring new millennial members.

3 Types of Online Learning Experiences Association Members Love (And How to Provide Them)

Higher Logic

Because with online learning, associations can provide training to a larger number of members in more flexible formats, something that is helping online education become a popular member benefit. Individual learning experiences are self-study courses.

Why Digital Badges are the Future of Association Education

WBT Systems

Association members use their professional social networks, curated feeds, and a myriad of other digital channels to enhance their professional skills. Specific industry-recognized skills and experience are highly sought after. Digital Badges Should Provide Value and Benefit to Members.

Is your Association a Learning Organization?

WBT Systems

A learning organization becomes more like a community that members can feel a commitment to. The second article points out that association members are much more “tech savvy” than association executives may think. Is your association a learning organization?

How the Association’s Technology Impacts Your Member’s Experience

Smooth The Path

What members come to expect from the technology they interact with in their personal lives they come to expect in their professional lives. What odd, inconvenient bugs in the association’s website, or AMS, or LMS, or other systems are tripping your members up?

Nimble AMS introduces integrations with learning management systems that help power association growth

Nimble AMS

Reducing manual burden for association staff while providing a great member experience online. Did you know 85 percent of members want their association to provide continuing education opportunities, making it the most important benefit of membership*?

Building a Community: 5 Tips for Digital Member Engagement

Blue Sky eLearn

Association membership is one of the most enriching experiences—particularly when you’re part of an association that prioritizes engaging its members. Therefore, it makes sense to meet your members where they already are. Offer an accessible online member directory.

The Unexpected Problem with Your Association’s Online Learning Program (and How to Fix It)

Higher Logic

Education is a huge benefit associations can provide for their members, and online education is a great way of providing it. Chances are, if your association already has a well used online community, your member’s digital readiness gap isn’t enormous.

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How to engage your members in today’s hyper personalized world

Aptify

To engage today’s members, personalization is no longer a nice-to-have. Consumer (and member) demands for personalization are at all-time highs. Here are four ideas to help you engage your members with the personalized experience they’ve come to expect. allows members?to

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Daily Buzz: Event Registration’s New Frontier

Associations Now

Everyone is talking about the sexy technology developments around VR experiences, facial recognition, etc., What Should You Look For in an LMS? I know several #association leaders either developing their own system or trying to customize an out of the box LMS to fit their needs.

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Association Growth Strategy: 6 Tech Tools to Drive Member Recruitment + Retention

Higher Logic

For associations focusing on strategically attracting new members (and keeping them engaged for the long haul), it’s important to package your tech stack for ample growth and retention. Learning Management System (LMS) / eLearning. You know your members.

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8 things your association’s online career center should do

Aptify

Provide member value and job opportunities to your association’s members. Want to deliver a career center experience that offers unmatched value to your members while driving revenue for your organization? For example, introduce a job email to your members.

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Daily Buzz: Why You Need a Data Advocate

Associations Now

Also: Why digital transformations are good for members. The idea is that at least one team member should serve as a data advocate—someone who keeps insights accurate and top of mind. Improve the Member Experience by Going Digital.

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Daily Buzz: Want to Communicate Better? Build Trust

Associations Now

Also: how data visualization can improve the member experience. So your association has a bunch of important data that’s valuable to members. To help those who had to pivot to online teaching , Capterra has identified five free LMS software systems to check out.

Preparing your association for trending technology: system integration

Nimble AMS

How integrations with your association management software can improve the member experience. As for-profit companies provide more connected experiences, your members expect the same in more areas of their lives – including their experiences with your association.

9 things your association’s online career center should do

Aptify

Provide member value and job opportunities to your association’s members. Want to deliver a career center experience that offers unmatched value to your members while driving revenue for your organization? For example, introduce a job email to your members.

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How technology can improve your association’s value prop

Aptify

Keeping members around long-term by continuously providing value. . If members think your organization provides too little value, they’re not likely to renew. Keeping members around year after year means continually providing them with value. Consider the member journey.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.28.19

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… WBT Systems encourages associations to provide educational programs for vendor members —you may call them affiliate, associate, or supplier members, I like to think of them as industry partners.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.27.16

Reid All About it

Innovation today is moving at light speed and to deliver a world class member experience your association needs to be able to leverage a strong platform to take you there. – LMS Implementation: What Every Buyer MUST Know. I’ve been thinking about morning habits, again.

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6 signs your association management software may be a dinosaur

Nimble AMS

Failing to keep up with technology advances may cause your organization to fall behind in its ability to work efficiently and deliver the great experiences your members expect. Your member management activities are spread across multiple systems.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.9.18

Reid All About it

MemberSuite shares the many different ways your association can collect and update member data throughout the membership journey. If you want to help your members connect, learn and improve their professional practices together, consider offering professional learning communities.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.20.17

Reid All About it

Fuel Exceptional New Member Experiences: 3 New Strategies for Onboarding, Engagement and Retention. After conducting in-depth interviews with more than 300 members, Amanda Kaiser learned that the membership process is not a year-long cycle.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.20.17

Reid All About it

Fuel Exceptional New Member Experiences: 3 New Strategies for Onboarding, Engagement and Retention. After conducting in-depth interviews with more than 300 members, Amanda Kaiser learned that the membership process is not a year-long cycle.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.5.18

Reid All About it

He describes his experience over at the DelCor blog along with the reasons we might be seeing this technology more often at offices and events near you. and how to get the right statistics to prevent national and chapter level members from leaving.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.12.17

Reid All About it

She likens it to Costco where “ you pay an annual fee to be a member so that you can go to their store and spend money.” Maybe start with a useful (so useful it’s indispensable) app for your members—oh, and it better be free. – Measuring Your Members’ Engagement.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.13.17

Reid All About it

Take away tips to enhance your member engagement. Innovation today is moving at light speed and to deliver a world-class member experience your association needs to be able to leverage a strong platform to take you there.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.13.17

Reid All About it

Take away tips to enhance your member engagement. Innovation today is moving at light speed and to deliver a world-class member experience your association needs to be able to leverage a strong platform to take you there.

Remember the 3 E’s When Marketing Educational Programs

WBT Systems

Find new underserved audiences, perhaps the customers of your members, professionals who don’t quite belong in one of your membership categories, employees of member companies, or partners of member companies. Provide advanced level programs for executives or 101 courses for affiliate/associate members. Experiment with new ways of delivering popular content. Get out in front of your customers/members.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.14.19

Reid All About it

Wouldn’t members always open emails from their association? Tue 6/18 at 1 p.m.* – Enhancing the Member Experience with Data Analytics. Learn how data analytics can help your association keep up with member expectations and deliver a more relevant experience.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.2.18

Reid All About it

Besides having a strategy for how your association will use the data in your care, you should follow these six principles for collecting and updating member data. and how to get the right statistics to prevent national and chapter level members from leaving.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.6.19

Reid All About it

MemberSuite identifies these opportunities, because that’s what they are, so you can provide a complete event experience like no other. Yes, there’s a fee, but it looks like a memorable experience so check it out. Turn Member Engagement and AMS Data into Effective Marketing.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.19.19

Reid All About it

WBT Systems looked into Depop and came back with some insight that could help associations attract Gen Z members and learners. I have a soft spot for vendor members. My first job in membership was with associate member programs, plus they’re my clients now.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 11.15.19

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… WBT Systems lists the integration issues you should consider before selecting a new LMS. What can be done to find the leaks in the key activity supporting member retention?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.5.19

Reid All About it

The weekly list of free educational events and resources for the association community… WBT Systems explains why you should measure the lifetime value of your members and customers —both their monetary and non-monetary contributions—and suggests two angles for approaching this metric.