The Hourglass Blog: Real-World Innovation for Associations

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Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Sunday, June 5, 2011. Real-World Innovation for Associations.

The Hourglass Blog: What's Your Innovation Readiness? Part 3

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The Innovation Task Force of the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives (which I chair), is trying to develop an assessment tool for association executives to use in determining the "innovation readiness" of their associations. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials.

The Hourglass Blog: What's Your Innovation Readiness? Part 2

The Hourglass Blog

The Innovation Task Force of the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives (which I chair), is trying to develop an assessment tool for association executives to use in determining the "innovation readiness" of their associations. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials.

The Hourglass Blog: What's Your Innovation Readiness? Part 1

The Hourglass Blog

Regular readers of The Hourglass Blog know that Im chairing the Innovation Task Force for the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Wednesday, September 15, 2010. Whats Your Innovation Readiness?

The Hourglass Blog: The Innovation Hub for Associations

The Hourglass Blog

Ive been blogging about my work with the Innovation Task Force of the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives for a while now. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, January 31, 2011. The Innovation Hub for Associations.

The Hourglass Blog: The Role of Trust in Innovation

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If you didnt see it, Maddie Grant asked me to do a guest post on her SocialFish blog last week, and I shamelessly used it as an opportunity to promote the innovation project Im spearheading for the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, August 10, 2010. The Role of Trust in Innovation.

Three Things To Do Now To Prepare For Next-Gen Members

Associations Now

This is a great thing considering millennials and Gen Z will make up nearly 59 percent of the workforce by 2020. Typically, I’ve noticed a lot of this bad information comes from other generations making assumptions about Millennials and Gen Z without proper research.

The Hourglass Blog: Generational Herd Mentalities

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A little while ago, Neil Howe called attention on his blog to a New York Times feature story about a 24-year-old Millennial who, even amidst the Great Recession, is living at home and turning down $40K job offers until just the right opportunity comes along. Developing Millennial Leaders.

You’re Never Too Young to Conquer New Challenges

Association Adviser

Christina graciously took time to speak with Association Adviser about the excitement of building a career that is larger than working for just one organization, becoming a better association manager, and why everyone should kick the stereotyped “millennial” label to the curb.

Chose Your Dimensions of Diversity and Get Started

Eric Lanke

Research demonstrates that millennials think about and define diversity in significantly different ways than members of previous generations. Millennials are more focused on "cognitive diversity, or diversity of thoughts, ideas, and philosophies."

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Tuesday Buzz: Membership Lessons From Social Clubs

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The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel highlights the current success of the Wisconsin Club , which will celebrate its 125th anniversary next year. Speaking of millennials and membership, Colleen Dilenschneider is all over the way they approach joining a cultural organization.

Motorcycle Industry: Efforts to Reach Female Bikers Paying Off

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percent of millennial owners are women; among baby boomers that figure is 9 percent. “It’s With the mission of empowering women to enjoy motorcycling safely and with street smarts, Stilettos on Steel has grown its membership by 30 percent every year in both Michigan and Wisconsin.

Tuesday Buzz: Is Your Event Transformative?

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“Attendees are growing more sophisticated and a new generation of millennials are demanding events that are provocative, inspiring, and make a difference.” The elements of making an event that has the potential to change someone’s life.

Tuesday Buzz: Is Gen X Running the Show for Associations?

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That’s when XYZ University’s Sarah Sladek wrote a book (published by ASAE) titled The End of Membership as We Know it , a book the National Fluid Power Association’s Eric Lanke picked up after seeing Sladek speak at a recent Wisconsin Society of Association Executives event.

The Hourglass Blog: Innovation = Creativity x Execution

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Its also something Ive realized as part of my work with the Innovation Task Force of the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Sunday, November 14, 2010. Innovation = Creativity x Execution.

The Hourglass Blog: The World Database of Innovation--CLOSED!

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This is exactly the kind of resource I need to tap to help build the model of innovation for the association community Ive been discussing on this blog and leading on behalf of the Wisconsin Society of Association Executives. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials.

The Hourglass Blog: Jumpstarting an Essential Conversation

The Hourglass Blog

Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, January 11, 2011. Jumpstarting an Essential Conversation.

The Hourglass Blog: Who Will Change the Workplace?

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That makes X recessive and then Millennials dominant again (and if you want to go back, the Silent Generation was recessive). Now Millennials come along and the predominant message is they are going to shake things up. Maybe in my little corner of Wisconsin, but certainly no farther than that. Developing Millennial Leaders. Millennials. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Tuesday, November 9, 2010. Who Will Change the Workplace?