Membership Management: 4 Top Ways to Maximize Engagement

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Your members are more than a source of revenue for your association. Members who find value in your member community don’t keep their feelings a secret. They’re not shy about telling their friends and coworkers that they’re a member of your association.

Accurate association member data drives better engagement + revenue.

YourMembership Blog

Data management and data integrity is a demanding job for you and your association. Your association is only as good as your member data, and it’s a big task to keep it clean. Updated profile data is more than just getting current email address information.

Integrated, automated membership renewal campaign leads to $18,000 increase in revenue.

YourMembership Blog

How one association went from a low-cost email marketing program to a more efficient process and better data quality to streamline membership renewal campaigns. Formed in 1981, VHMA has grown to serve over 2,700 members across North America.

4 Steps to Assessing Your Membership Management Software Needs

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In a less dramatic sense, if you’ve worked for an association or membership organization, selecting membership management software can feel the same way. What your members want from a features perspective. Get Your Free Membership Management Software Buyer's Guide.

New Member Engagement – Looking For Value Beyond the Welcome Kit

YourMembership Blog

I came across an article recently that was making the case for the undeniable value of the age old new member packet for today’s association. Interesting thought, but I don’t think a new member packet on its own comes close to getting the job done. That’s where member engagement lives.

The Undeniable Value of an Integrated Membership Management Software System

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Many organizations don’t have a strategy or even realize how using a tool like an integrated Member Management Software (MMS) solution can be a game changer in increasing the level of engagement and overall value they provide to the members they serve. For many associations the time and cost saved in only having to deal with a single provider for all the functionality they need to manage their organization is reason to celebrate. I have a question for you.

Changes in Membership Management Software that Could Impact How You Run Your Association

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Technology has shifted everything from the way we collect membership dues to the channels we use to communicate with prospects. What was once a phone call is now an email sent through your association management software. Get Your Free Membership Management Software Buyer's Guide.

6 signs your association needs a new membership management system

Nimble AMS

But while you’re enjoying growth, your association management software (AMS) may not be keeping pace. But while you’re enjoying growth, your association management software (AMS) may not be keeping pace. Sign #1: Your members’ expectations are increasing.

5 questions to better market your career center.

YourMembership Blog

Nothing promotes a career center like putting relevant, niche jobs in front of professionals. When it comes time to look for a new job, professionals turn first to associations, which are among the best places to start.

7 lucky reasons to attend Xperience 2017.

YourMembership Blog

A golden pot of educational and association industry-building opportunities await leaders and their staff in Orlando.

5 reasons everyone at your association needs to go to #Xperience17.

YourMembership Blog

It’s a sure way of learning new ideas to make stronger connections with your members, adapt new technologies and grow your membership […]. #leadership #inspiration #learning #innovation #technology – all in one place.

6 basics of member re-engagement: Part 1.

YourMembership Blog

This is the first of a two-part series from Real Magnet looking at best practices for re-engaging your association members. As an email marketer, your list of both members and prospective members is probably your most valuable asset.

Quality trumps volume of applications for association career centers in 2017.

YourMembership Blog

A recruiter’s job is to provide internal clients (aka hiring managers) with potential candidates to interview that—if hired—will help advance the organization’s performance. Spend less time competing with mass job boards that offer a larger number of far less qualified talent.

Revenue Numbers Aren't Strategy

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Management Team. Ideas to help you engage, empower and retain members. April 17th, 2012 | Posted in Membership Management. To reach your revenue goals you must also have a strategy. .

Associations Improve Bottom-line with Non-Dues Based Revenue

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Management Team. Ideas to help you engage, empower and retain members. Improving the Bottom Line with Non-Dues Revenue. March 20th, 2012 | Posted in Membership Management.

Where Do You Fit in the On-Demand Economy?

YourMembership Blog

If your members are trying to connect with your organization at 11 pm to register for an event, get information on continuing education , or wanting to access other information or services and can’t connect with you, how would you know? Outstanding resource for generating non-dues revenue.

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6 Steps to Pinpoint Your Most Engaged Members in 5 Minutes or Less (And Why You Need to)

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In the last several years they’ve begun touting engagement as a way to increase revenue, renewals, and customer acquisition. These and many other go-to industry hubs now frequently feature articles that highlight the importance of engagement as well as tips for how to encourage it. Online Community Software Member Engagement Customer Engagement Membership Management SoftwareForbes , Associations Now , and Association Universe.

Non-Dues Revenue for Your Organization, Savings for Your Members

YourMembership Blog

Categories: Member Engagement + Retention , Membership Management , YourMembership.com News Tags: cost savings , member community , member rewards , membership , non-dues revenue , value Looking for a source of non-dues revenue for your membership organization? YourMembership.com has one for you and your members.

11 Ways to Provide Your Members with a VIP Conference Experience

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Events are likely one of your association’s biggest revenue drivers. But are you maximizing the amount of revenue your event could bring in? association management event planning member engagement membership management Association Views

Leading Engagement from the Outside in: Your Questions Answered

YourMembership Blog

All during May we’ve focused on member engagement , from the strategies you should consider to increase you success in your efforts, to the overall impact to any association when member engagement isn’t successful or a focus or priority.

Five Essential Takeaways from #AskJP

YourMembership Blog

Without question, associations are interested in connecting with millennials as both members and leaders. They also need to utilize technology that captures the member experience. The massive growth of mobile technology has thoroughly shifted the way associations manage their business.

Raise the Roof on ROI

YourMembership Blog

In the highly competitive association world, member data is a vital asset that you should be putting to work. Member Acquisition vs. Member Retention. One of the easiest ways to grow your membership is to not lose your current members. New Member Activity.

Top 6 Types of Content and Perks to Offer Your Members

Blue Sky eLearn

Supporters, members, and donors are the lifeblood of your organization or association. They’re the very reason for your membership program in the first place. Needless to say, keeping them engaged is of paramount importance. Committees and other member-managed groups.

The Risk of Not Owning Your Online Brand

YourMembership Blog

While on the surface it might seem like a good idea since their LinkedIn group has over 5,000 members, a recent news story about the social media giant might give anyone reason to pause and reconsider that strategy. This accounts for around 20% of LinkedIn’s total revenue.

Four Ways Your Career Center Can Add Value to Your Association’s Conference

YourMembership Blog

While that is true, stay with me while I share four ways you can connect your association’s Career Center to your annual conference and add value for your members in attendance and sponsors. If a job seeker is interested in a more in-depth engagement, they can make that arrangement onsite.

Flipping the Membership Equation – Your Questions Answered

YourMembership Blog

Last month we held our Thought Leadership webinar, Flipping the Membership Equation: Thinking Different about Member Retention and Recruitment , and it turned out to be the largest turnout for the webinar series to date.

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Associations and the Vision Thing

YourMembership Blog

But we wanted more, in part because we knew our customers and the members they serve needed and expected more. These moves alone changed the conversation for a lot of people looking at the Association Management Software (AMS) industry, as it exists today.

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Reimagining the Volunteer Model in Associations – Your Questions Answered

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Hoffman, CAE, President and Association Manager for Mariner Management & Marketing presented. Without them, most associations would fail to get much of anything important accomplished for their members. Last week we held our monthly thought leadership webinar where Peggy M.

Great News – America’s Hiring and Associations have a Reason to Celebrate

YourMembership Blog

America’s hiring again and associations and their members have reason to celebrate. They are engaged employees that are working somewhere else. That being said, 75% of your members are likely passive job seekers who aren’t looking, but would move for the right opportunity.

Believe it or Not, “Members Only” Doesn’t Always Benefit Your Members

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It’s not easy to identify ways to make the value of membership offerings resonate with young professionals , but every association and membership organization will need to recruit them and it can be done.

Keeping Your Members Involved: A Helpful How-To Guide

Blue Sky eLearn

Your association is most effective when you’ve created a strong community of members who value opportunities for professional development. When it comes to keeping your association’s members engaged, your software solutions are your secret weapon.

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Associations are the Key to our Nation’s History and Prosperity

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Almost every facet of life is represented in some form or fashion by an association or cause-oriented membership organization. Today we talk about social networking and online communities , big data , information overload, jobs, generational issues , member retention , and non-dues revenue.

The World of Opportunities for AMCs: A YM Perspective

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We are proud to be the Platinum Sponsor for AMCi, because Association Management Companies (AMCs) have always been an important part of our success. These include: How to remain a relevant concern for their members and industry they serve. How to help members succeed in their careers.

How to Analyze Your Association’s Survey Data Without Losing Your Mind

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It can help them evaluate an industry, develop strategies to increase revenue or member retention, and tell them what benefits members want to see. Your membership management software , online community, and website are a few options.

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Stop guessing and start knowing

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What’s being done with that data will allow for members to have more access and for associations to provide members exactly what they’re asking for. And, the biggest winners will be consumers, members, and association professionals. Membership Management

Three Ways Associations Can Build Brand Awareness Using Technology

YourMembership Blog

Association Management or Membership Management Software. Association Management Software (AMS) is the hub for connecting your association to your members via technology. What about members that actually find new jobs via your career center?

Five Things Associations Can Learn From Amazon

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Management Team. Ideas to help you engage, empower and retain members. January 25th, 2012 | Posted in Membership Management , Social Media and Business Trends. We don’t have that kind of revenue! Associations can use this same strategic thinking and customer focus to win over members. Prime membership. Find this overwhelming to do for your entire membership?

My top 10 insights from MemberWise’s Digital Excellence 2017 report

Optimist Consulting

I really enjoyed reading the latest insights and predictions on digital trends for the membership sector in Digital Excellence 2017 , the free annual research summary report from MemberWise. 2017 remains all about member engagement, operational efficiency and revenue growth.

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Benchmarking and its Application to Your Member-based Organization

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Membership Software Association Management Software. Management Team. Ideas to help you engage, empower and retain members. Benchmarking and its Application to Your Member-based Organization. Benchmarking helps your members see where they are.

What’s Next? 6 Membership Trends to Watch in 2017

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A lot has changed on the membership side of things as well and it will continue to change this next year. We talk to dozens of membership organizations every day and we’re constantly amazed by how much has changed for them recently. From paper checks to marketing automation and targeted email drip campaigns , every year brings something new for membership management. So what does 2017 have in store for those us working in membership and member marketing?