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. Here are some important things to consider in your strategy. Want to make sure your members stick around? But the truth is that your members are also consumers. experience?you’re?delivering

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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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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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?

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. As your association evolves and increases its membership, your engagement strategy should evolve as well.

Daily Buzz: Event Registration’s New Frontier

Associations Now

Say goodbye to the event registration strategies of yore: Facial recognition and customized software-as-a-service solutions are taking center stage. “We Everyone is talking about the sexy technology developments around VR experiences, facial recognition, etc., Another LMS requirement?

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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. – Managing eLearning: Strategies for Impossible, Never Done Before Projects.

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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: 11.9.18

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

After all, if young professionals will inherit the organizations of tomorrow, they should be an equal player in the strategy conversations today. Fuel Exceptional New Member Experiences: 3 New Strategies for Onboarding, Engagement and Retention.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.20.17

Reid All About it

After all, if young professionals will inherit the organizations of tomorrow, they should be an equal player in the strategy conversations today. Fuel Exceptional New Member Experiences: 3 New Strategies for Onboarding, Engagement and Retention.

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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. They have an adeptness for business strategy and more.

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. 3 Strategies to Future-Proof Your Association.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.13.17

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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. 3 Strategies to Future-Proof Your Association.

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. Strategy as currently practiced rarely emphasizes the importance of community.” Gaining a Competitive Edge with Content Strategy (Washington DC).

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.19.19

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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

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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

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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.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.13.19

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MemberSuite describes how technology (beyond the conference app) can help you improve the event attendee experience. What a member (or anyone) says they need isn’t always what they really need. Presenters: Chris Bonney, VP of Strategy, Gulo.

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You’re Never Too Old to Learn Something New

Association Adviser

Aley added that associations can drive high performance in these areas by not only ensuring their career center has premium placement, but also by including job posts in its other important member communication channels. Career advancement top of mind with members.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 6.22.18

Reid All About it

WBT Systems explains how to develop really good LMS requirements. Member Engagement or Old Baggage? There’s a member engagement channel that too many associations aren’t leveraging. Entrepreneurship in associations is about adding value—to our members and to society.