Conference Circuit: Web Ed

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The HighEdWeb 2016 Annual Conference begins Sunday night in Memphis, Tennessee. Venue: Memphis Cook Convention Center. City: Memphis, Tennessee. Rundown Attendees: 650 plus. Presentations: 70 plus. Half-Day Workshops: 10.

Kids Skate Free: Association-Managed Cause Marketing Campaign

SCD Group

Campaign) effort started in 2002 at seven Memphis-area Chili’s restaurants The National Christmas Tree Association modeled the Trees for Troops program after local efforts by growers in the Pacific Northwest. I love the strategic thinking behind Kids Skate Free!

Meal Guarantees Make or Break Association Meeting Budgets

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It worked pretty well until a meeting in Memphis. As a prelude to starting my own association management company, I served as a contractor to help a major corporation hold educational conferences for customers. We held these throughout the country.

New Partnership to Address HIV Epidemic in Southern Cities  

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Atlanta, Houston, Memphis, and New Orleans—cities that have been designated by the Health Resources & Services Administration as being heavily affected by the HIV epidemic—are the focus of the initiative.

Meet You in Nashville: Where to Eat During #ASAE14, Part 3

Reid All About it

Or Memphis Sushi which is cheese and sausage on saltines. It’s time for#ASAE14! A bunch of my friends are already there but Im not arriving until late Saturday afternoon. Heres the last in my series of post about Nashville dining.

Coaches vs. Cancer: Groups’ Fundraising Strategy Eyes New Recruits

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The coaches include the University of Oklahoma’s Lon Kruger, the University of Memphis’ Tubby Smith, the University of North Carolina’s Roy Williams, and Villanova University’s Jay Wright. “As

Poor Judgement + Social Media = Unhappy Client

High Context

So he doesn’t like Memphis, life goes on. Peter Shankman provides the gritty details about a very expensive marketing and communications consultant getting into hot water with a client for bad mouthing his home town via a global, networked, communications platform known as Twitter. Further evidence that people don’t get punished for blogging (or tweeting in this case). They get in trouble for having poor judgment in what they write online.

Study: In Charitable Giving, Middle Class Digs Deeper Than the Wealthy

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percent) and Memphis (5.1 A Giving Slowdown New research from the Nonprofit Research Collaborative’s midyear fundraising survey reveals a slowdown in charitable giving in the first half of 2014.

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What Your Magazine Cover Says About Membership

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Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, who earned the honor simply by joining HCCA at the right time. Associations are built by and for members, which is why one association promised to put its 15,000th member on the cover of its magazine.

Maine Nonprofits Say Property Tax Proposal Would Jeopardize Programs, Services

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Several cash-strapped cities—including Boston; Pittsburgh; Hartford, Connecticut; and Memphis, Tennessee—have adopted payment-in-lieu-of-taxes programs to offset declining revenue. Looking for ways to bring in new revenue, Maine Gov.

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Travel Groups to Congress: Study Airline Competition

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And airports such as Cincinnati and Memphis have lost their status as hubs for certain airlines—along with the economic benefits that status brought to their respective regions.

Association 141+: The Power of In Person

Association 141+

Recently, I have made visits to our chapters in San Francisco, Memphis, Indianapolis and (as I write this post on the plane back from this latest visit) Milwaukee. Association 141+. Friday, September 16, 2011. The Power of In Person.

111 Intriguing Chats for 2011

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TigerSteve - Steve Terry; Memphis; Steve is the Director of Technology Utilization at The University of Memphis. I found myself thinking back over all the great 1-on-1 conversations I had in 2010 and wanting to have more in 2011. Here are the parameters I established for making my selections for this year. First, they have to be active on Twitter. I defined this as they had to have tweeted in December.