Millennial Member Engagement: 6 Little Hacks to Try

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While the takeaways were boundless (and the insights fascinating), there were a few little hacks (related to Millennial member engagement) that I found particularly interesting. association management member engagement membership management Association ViewsA few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend Membership2020 , a one-day learning event centered around next-gen recruitment and retention strategies.

What If Your ED Was a Millennial?

YourMembership Blog

There’s plenty of talk among organizations on how to recruit and engage Millennials but are you getting them involved to the point they are assuming the role of your next ED? And what would your organization look like if it was Millennial led?

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6 Digital Tactics to Keep Association Members Engaged

Blue Sky eLearn

With advances in association management systems (AMS), associations are attracting millennials , as well as other high-priority groups of professionals. For that reason, we’ve outlined several ways you can use technology to keep your association members engaged and involved.

The One Thing You Need to do to Attract Millennials

YourMembership Blog

Categories: Member Engagement + Retention Tags: millennials TIME Magazine published a recent article entitled The Me Me Me Generation. The subhead read “Millennials are lazy, entitled narcissists who still live with their parents.”

How to Convince Association Millennials to Stick Around in 2019

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With the average age of the association workforce starting to shift toward the younger generations, it’s crucial that you’re considering what it will take to keep Millennials plugged into your association. Trying to look into the future to see how you can be the most prepared in 2019?

What If Your ED Was a Millennial?

YourMembership Blog

There’s plenty of talk among organizations on how to recruit and engage Millennials but are you getting them involved to the point they are assuming the role of your next ED? And what would your organization look like if it was Millennial led?

What Association Millennials Want: Meetings Edition

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Remember how we mentioned that more and more Millennials will be entering the workforce? Well, it’s now estimated that by 2020 at least half of the adult workforce will be Millennials. member engagement member retention Small Staff Chatter

Member Engagement Buzz, Bench Warmers Or Change Makers & More

Wild Apricot

This week''s link round-up offers 5 posts on member engagement; insight into Millennials and why you should consider having them on your board, as well as the Top 150 Nonprofit Blogs. nonprofit Apricot Jam

Three Ideas to Ramp Up Digital Member Engagement

Associations Now

Associations pros frequently cite member engagement as a top challenge, and many of the most effective ways to make easier connections with members are in the digital realm. Here are three items to add to your online engagement plan in the new year.

Is There REALLY a Difference Between Your Millennial and Gen Z Members?

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For a long time, Millennials were the prime topic of conversation among association and chamber professionals. How can we get them to engage - and stay engaged - with our organization? Take a look: member engagement Association Views

How to Increase Millennial/Gen Z Membership in Professional Organizations

HighRoad Solution

member engagementMany associations are facing a daunting generational challenge. Baby Boomers are retiring en masse, having provided many associations with a stable membership for the past 40 years.

Tuesday Buzz: Why Millennial Member Engagement Means Letting Go

Associations Now

Millennial member engagement isn’t easy, but letting go of a little control could make things easier. Engaging younger audiences—a.k.a. millennials, those famous unicorns of new membership—is not the easiest thing to pull off.

Millennials and The Rise of Virtual Volunteering

Higher Logic

How would you finish this sentence: “Millennials are __”? It turns out, as Millennials take #blessed selfies and appear entitled at work, they’re actually giving more time and money to charity than previous generations. Maybe Millennials aren’t as bad as the media makes them out to be.

10 Association Communications Stats with Tips to Reach Younger Members More Effectively

Higher Logic

What do your members want? The sooner associations wake up to the reality that their multigenerational membership base isn’t going to retain itself with an outdated communications strategy, the sooner they can break through to emerging generations and maximize overall engagement and retention.

Webinar Recap: Attracting Young Professionals to Your Association

Higher Logic

Strategist, and Tara Pawlak, Community Brands Director of Marketing, shared top strategies that associations are using to grow their young professional membership, including: Young member priorities, like job opportunities and professional development.

ICYMI: Key Takeaways From Our 2018 Super Forum Keynote Speakers

Higher Logic

Both women, experts in their fields – Jackie in customer loyalty, and Kim in workplace trends – shared insights we can apply to our workplace, in our families, and with our members and customers. Millennial employees, do you wonder why your Gen X employer feels distant? Millennials.

Attracting Millennials Through the Art of Storytelling

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In fact, by telling a compelling story, you can actually boost Millennial recruitment. Here are a few ideas: association management member engagement Small Staff ChatterStorytelling is a powerful tool for your association.

Are You Ready for When Millennials Take Over – Your Questions Answered

YourMembership Blog

Just a week removed from the last YM monthly webinar Are You Ready for When Millennials Take Over with Jamie Notter and Maddie Grant, CAE from Cultures That Work, I ran into both of them at Elevate.

Why is disengagement happening at associations?

YourMembership Blog

Millennials and generation Y just feel they don’t belong. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement MillennialsThe year was 2000. The startup that launched in 1998 had outgrown the garage, relocating to a nondescript building in an office park a couple of miles off the highway. Outside that building, on an asphalt parking lot, yellow police tape marked off an area where. The post Why is disengagement happening at associations? appeared first on YourMembership.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

Millennials get their share of depressing headlines these days—like this one from NBC News : “Majority of millennials are in debt, hitting pause on major life events.”. A stunning sad fact: only 22 percent of millennials are debt-free. The state of millennial membership. Every association wants to recruit millennial members, but the cost of membership may exceed a millennial’s budget. Recruitment strategy: help millennials get jobs.

Tuesday Buzz: Gamify Your Member Engagement

Associations Now

Also: Why millennials value culture over salary. Building member engagement is at the top of the to-do list for many associations, and it can often be a challenge, especially if you’re starting from nothing. This keeps members motivated to participate.”

The Dynamic Duo: Careers and Learning

YourMembership Blog

Did you know that 80% of Millennials are interested in relevant job opportunities based on their current certifications? Wouldn’t it be great if you could easily provide your members with both?

Focus on Millennial Learners to Benefit Members of All Ages

WBT Systems

There are countless articles describing how we need to change the way we deliver learning to attract and engage millennial learners, but many of these articles seem to forget that organizations must deliver learning to learners across multiple generational groups.

Is It Time to Ax Your Young Professionals Group?

Socious

Association Management Member Engagement MillennialsDo you remember sitting at the kiddie table? I do, and it’s a memory that brings up mixed feelings. I loved the kiddie table when I was five, but by 14 I was tired of all the screaming children.

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Building Buy-In for an Online Community at Your Association

Higher Logic

This is how you can prove your new member community will be a valuable technology investment. New Member Acquisition. The goal: Every year, bringing in new members is likely to be on your association’s list. Use community to reach future members.

Members Hire Strategic Solutions

Potomac Core

Facing increasing pressure to produce results, they only engage in activities that help them overcome business challenges and achieve results. Associations are meeting their new mandate, by energizing their Boards to do big things, and help their members thrive in an era of uncertainty.

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Use your association job board to drive membership and increase revenue

YourMembership Blog

We all know that job opportunities rank as one of the top benefits an association can offer its members. In fact, with a growing Millennial workforce, the importance of offering opportunities for career growth and advancement will only increase. While it’s imperative that your career center evolves to maximize engagement (and revenue), it’s not always.

Generational Marketing: Quick Tips for Association and Chamber Pros

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Baby Boomers, Gen X, Millennials, Gen Z. You likely have members (or will soon have members) of all four generations. Baby Boomers have different likes, goals, and preferences than Millennials. member engagement Small Staff Chatter engaging-your-members

What Association Millenials Want: Meetings Edition

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Remember how we mentioned that more and more Millennials will be entering the workforce? Well, it’s now estimated that by 2020 at least half of the adult workforce will be Millennials. member engagement member retention Small Staff Chatter

Lessons From MCON on Millennial Engagement and Membership

Associations Now

MCON, the millennial conference, showcased research and ideas from those working in the social impact sector, including how to engage millennials in small-step activism. Last week, I attended the millennial conference— MCON 2017 —in Washington, DC.

Innovative Workforce Solutions

Potomac Core

Associations are increasingly well positioned to help members and industries build innovative workforce solutions through their professional development and certification products. How can Associations help members respond to this growing challenge and build innovative workforce solutions?

4 Free Member Benefits for Under-30s

GrowthZone

Millennials want a brand that motivates, guides, and connects them through experiences.”. The Perks of Association Membership for Young Professionals is an unbranded, free flyer for associations to use for member recruitment. designed to help members to develop professionally.

5 Things Associations are Doing Wrong and How to Fix Them (Part 1)

YourMembership Blog

Associations and other member-based organizations are facing a new set of challenges. These challenges have been blamed on a myriad of things including social media, the economy, and even millennials.

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People Are People No Matter Their Generation

Smooth The Path

When I read something that says millennials want more work-life balance, I think, “gee, I’m a GenXer, and I want that too.” ” Or, they say millennials want to find meaning in their work. New members don’t have the time or the luxury of attention.

A Simple Tactic to Appeal to Prospective Young Members

GrowthZone

In an article recently featured in Minnesota Meetings and Events magazine, GrowthZone explored benefits that attract young professional members. Of all the benefits associations should promote in order to attract young members, resume building is particularly enticing. “By Tweet.

Your Guide to Gen Z: 3 Common Misconceptions

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As the focus shifts from Millennials to Generation Z, we begin to see the stereotypes and biases for our generation form. member engagement Small Staff Chatter

Engaging Younger Supporters

Wild Apricot

Millennials are now the largest generation in American history. engagement member engagementHow is your organization embracing, recruiting and reaching out to this generation? read more ).

Five Essential Takeaways from #AskJP

YourMembership Blog

Here are the five essential takeaways you should know: Shifting requires accommodating the millennials entering the workforce. Without question, associations are interested in connecting with millennials as both members and leaders.

3 Tips to Transform New Graduates into Association Members

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It’s that time of the year where newly-minted millennials are ready to hit the workforce. Have you started thinking about engagement tactics to snatch up these new graduates before they move down the pipeline?

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Eric Lanke: Millennials Are the New Slackers

Eric Lanke

Member Engagement. Millennials Are the New Slackers. In this case, the blogger is Andrew McAfee and his target is the "entitlement mentality" of many Millennials. Millennials are the new kids on the block when it comes to the workplace. Member Engagement. (9).