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A Happy New Year for meetings?

Aaron Wolowiec

We are finding room rates escalating,” said Kevin Beckman, director of strategic accounts for Crowne Plaza Hotel Louisville, and a member of the MPI Kentucky Bluegrass Chapter. “We The champagne is chilling and we’re pumped to watch the ball drop as we find ourselves humming “Auld Lang Syne.”.

Boozing, Bribing and Brawling on Election Day

Reid All About it

To reduce voter fraud, cities and states started to adopt the secret ballot, beginning with Louisville, Kentucky in 1888. The ugliness of this election has certainly caused a lot of boozing. Bribing? Not touching that one. And brawling? I guess we’ll see.

Partner Pop-Ups Offer #Ideas17 Attendees Afternoon Pick-Me-Ups

Associations Now

On Sunday afternoon, two ASAE partners—Johnson Lambert and the Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau—hosted 30-minute pop-ups immediately following Srini Rao’s opening keynote.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.21.16

Reid All About it

Host: PCMA & Louisville CVB. If you’re looking for a way to contribute to the association community, I’ve got one for you.

What You Missed at Smart Monday #imex15

Cvent Association Tips

The session began with hands-on preparation of Old Fashioned with bourbon supplied by Louisville, Kentucky CVB. On Monday, the day before IMEX America 2015 began with. 2 keynotes. 4 half day "deep dives" about thirty 1 - 1 1/2 hour concurrent sessions.

Grow Globally: Finding Ways to Reach New Customers and Members

GlowGlobally

Avinash Chandarana and Nikki Walker from MCI facilitated the annual CESSE Management Institute at the CESSE Annual Meeting this week in Louisville.

Realtor Association Gives Members a New Place to Meet

Associations Now

A new “internet café” at the office of the Greater Louisville Association of Realtors gives members a spot to meet privately with clients or simply unwind when they’re in the neighborhood.

Where’s ASAE?

Association Okie

Louisville. Let’s play a little “Where’s Waldo” with ASAE. We know where ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Expo are scheduled for the next 7 years: St. Louis – August 6-9, 2011, Dallas – August 11-14, 2012 , Atlanta – August 3-6, 2013, Nashville – August 9-12, 2014 , Detroit – August 8-11 2015, Salt Lake – August 13-16, 2016, Toronto – August 12-15, 2017. So where should they be going after this string runs out? And yes, I know that cities bid to host).

Hot association jobs this week – March 23

SocialFish

This is a full-time, non-exempt position located in the Louisville, CO office; pay rate commensurate with experience. The Coordinator is based in Louisville, Colorado. Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board !

New Guidelines for Medical Education Aim for Better LGBT Healthcare

Associations Now

That program will be piloted at the University of Louisville School of Medicine next year. A first-of-its-kind document from the Association of American Medical Colleges lays out 30 core competencies that will be rolled into physician training.

March Madness for Nonprofits: How Brackets for Good Went National

Associations Now

Then the contest expanded to other college towns—first Louisville, Kentucky, in 2015, and then three more Midwestern towns last year.

Do You Want to Get Rocked? - Association 141+

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Friday, March 30, 2012. Association Marketing: Do You Want to Get Rocked?

Association 141+: Working in the Association World - Love It.

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Thursday, December 8, 2011. Working in the Association World - Love It. High unemployment rates, graduating from school with way too much debt - it is not easy to enter the workforce right now, thats for sure.

Report: Major Hotel Chains Hit by Long-Term Data Breach

Associations Now

“But those … sources said they were puzzled by the pattern of fraud, because it was seen only at specific Marriott hotels, including locations in Austin, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, Louisville, and Tampa.” White Lodging Services Corp.

As United Airlines Controversy Dies Down, Groups Make Case for Overbooking

Associations Now

Initially, reports stated that the flight with passenger David Dao was overbooked, but it turned out the airline decided it had to make room for aircraft crew needed in Louisville, Kentucky, the next day.

Transportation Group Hopes Annual List Guides Infrastructure Decisions

Associations Now

Chicago; Louisville, Ky.; The American Transportation Research Institute’s annual list of the most congested areas for trucks offers decision makers information they can use to deal with problem spots on highways.

Association 141+: Mission: Volunteer Leader Training Part 1

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Tuesday, November 1, 2011. Mission: Volunteer Leader Training Part 1. Where would associations be without volunteer leaders?

Association 141+: To Find the Right Answer, We Have to Ask the.

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Sunday, January 8, 2012. To Find the Right Answer, We Have to Ask the Right Question. At this point, most associations have accepted the reality that membership, as traditionally structured, is changing.

Association 141+: The Grassroots Innovation Leader

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Sunday, July 8, 2012. The Grassroots Innovation Leader. On a recent association chapter visit to southern California, a chapter president I met described a unique volunteer that he had on his board.

Association 141+: Innovation Right Before Your Eyes

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Tuesday, September 20, 2011. Innovation Right Before Your Eyes.

Association 141+: Stop with the Surveys.No Really.Stop

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Friday, November 11, 2011. Stop with the Surveys.No Really.Stop. This post comes in the middle of my series on volunteer leadership development - Part 2 is coming shortly but until then.

Getting Married to Membership May Require Engagement First

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.

Association 141+: The Annual Conference Time Warp

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Saturday, September 10, 2011. The Annual Conference Time Warp. Those days XXed off in bright red on your calendar. The furious writing in day boxes leading up to it in stark contrast to the empty slots following.

GOP Leaders Aim to Renew Tax Extenders in Lame-Duck Session

Associations Now

At a press conference in Louisville last week following his reelection, McConnell said the outgoing Congress should set a positive tone for 2015 and focus on clearing a tax extenders package in the remaining weeks of this year.

Association 141+: The Power of In Person

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Friday, September 16, 2011. The Power of In Person. My disclaimer for this post is that I am a firm believer in establishing relationships and friendships virtually.

Association 141+: Mission: Volunteer Leader Training Part 2.

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Mission: Volunteer Leader Training Part 2: Growing the Leader. It is time we shift our focus from the position a volunteer is fulfilling to the person who is actually volunteering. Often, our M.O.

Association 141+: Member Orientation: A Personal Connection

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Wednesday, November 30, 2011. Member Orientation: A Personal Connection. If we are going to welcome our members, whether new or returning, that welcome has to be.well, welcoming.

Association 141+: Volunteers at the Center

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Monday, September 26, 2011. Volunteers at the Center. Associations rely heavily on the work of volunteers to successful achieve their goals year after year.

Association 141+: Is Easy a Bad Word?

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Monday, October 3, 2011. Is Easy a Bad Word? I was watching an old episode of one of my favorite shows - The West Wing - when a quote from a scene caught my attention.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Pre-Qualifying Volunteers

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.

Association 141+: Guest Appearances

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Monday, January 30, 2012. Guest Appearances. Over the past few weeks I have played in the world of guest blogging, and thought I would share the post listings here: 1. The Beginning of Membership as We Dream It - On the Affiniscape Blog.

Association 141+: A Recipe for Association Success

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Sunday, September 4, 2011. A Recipe for Association Success. I will admit it - watching Top Chef is a guilty pleasure of mine.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Rethinking 80-20

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.

Association 141+: Challenge Accepted: Make the World a Better Place

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Monday, January 9, 2012. Challenge Accepted: Make the World a Better Place.

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Association 141+: Volunteer Acceleration Curve

Association 141+

Join Me in Louisville for #CESSE12! Association 141+. Thursday, October 20, 2011. Volunteer Acceleration Curve. I have been tardy in my blogging due to.2012 annual planning. I know - not the best excuse, but within the plans emerged an idea for a post. One of the components I am building into my plans for the coming year is a Volunteer Acceleration Curve. This is built off of the idea that C. David Gammel presents as an Engagement Acceleration Curve.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Refreshing Opportunities

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Why Fixers Often Fail

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.

The Wooden Hanger Theory of Productivity and Satisfaction

Idea Architects

24-25, Louisville, IU Board of Mgrs Retreat. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community.