How the Minnesota Nurses Association uses Social Media

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Record-breaking donations on Give to the Max Day in Minnesota

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1. Hi Dana, congrats on another successful Giving Day in Minnesota. A really unique partnership with Metro Transit, which is Minnesota’s transportation resource offering a network of buses, light rail and commuter trains, allowed us to plug into their engaged audience of commuters.

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Who will create the Fosbury Flop for Associations?

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6 Articles for Associations and Millennials

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The case for taking millennials seriously By Selena Simmons-Duffin via Minnesota NPR Millennials have already shaped your life. ASAE Association CEOs association executives association management CBRE FastCompany Millennials Minnesota NPR Sarah Sladek Spark SMG XYZ University Millennials Will Become The Majority In The Workforce In 2015. Is Your Company Ready?

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Reduce Barriers to Entry

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Pay special attention to the stories of the Capital Area Food Bank and the CFA Society of Minnesota on pages 28-31. fundraising innovation marketing membership whitepaper young professionals CFA Society Minnesota National Capital Area Food Bank Sohini Baliga

Associations Live: Fall in Minnesota. The Perfect Time of Year

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Fall in Minnesota. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Friday, October 15, 2010. The Perfect Time of Year. Drove up a day early to Chase on the Lake in Walker, MN. I wanted to check out the bike ride trail. Optional activity on Sunday) I did. The Paul Bunyon and Heartland trails are spectacular. Two of my board members arrived a day early too. Well have dinner together. I like it.

The Intersection of Systems and Network Leadership

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Found when researching systems thinking. Such a friendly visual…telescopes, tents, and teddy bears. netlead pic.twitter.com/gmb9TYyifz. Rebecca Arno (@rarno) February 3, 2015.

Success on a Stick: Lessons From the State Fair

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But besides the days of catching up, I finally got to partake in something that everyone I have ever met from the state brags about whenever they have the chance: the Minnesota State Fair. Just how successful is the Minnesota State Fair?

Would You Swap Jobs for Your Professional Development?

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Then she met the director of the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) at a conference in Las Vegas earlier this year, and things started to line up even more. What if you could switch jobs with, or shadow, someone at an organization that does similar work to yours?

Scientific Groups Question Moves by Trump Administration to Shake Up Advisory Boards

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More than a dozen groups, led by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, are speaking out after reports that dozens of scientists would be removed from advisory roles with the Environmental Protection Agency.

Capitol Christmas Tree, Brought to You by an Association

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The Minnesota Trucking Association is helping transport the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas tree was felled from Chippewa National Forest in Minnesota and began its cross-country trek to Washington, DC, with help from the Minnesota Trucking Association.

Physical Therapy Group Encourages Patients to Swap Painkillers for PT

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Wendel’s insight is especially poignant after the Anoka County, Minnesota, medical examiner revealed that an accidental overdose of the opioid fentanyl caused the death of the musician Prince in April.

Summer-Fresh Meeting Ideas

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Other associations on the barbecue bandwagon this summer: the Minnesota Trucking Association and the Oregon Fuels Association. Meetings are making the most of the season to provide attendees with experiences that give a nod to their summer favorites.

PhilanthroTech: How Nonprofits Are Using Crowdfunding

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In November 2012, the giving day platform Razoo partnered with GiveMN, an organization that aims to grow online giving in Minnesota, to break a world record by raising $16.3 million for Minnesota charities in just 24 hours. Flickr Photo by Toddy.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.14.17

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Presenters: Trista Harris, president, Minnesota Council on Foundations. Your weekly list of free webinars and events for the association community… Evidence, not ego, must drive digital transformation , says Gerry McGovern.

ISP Privacy Battle Moves to the States

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Nevada and Minnesota have ISP privacy regulations set into law. Old Rules, New Target The Federal Communications Commission is taking its own approach to internet privacy in the wake of the ISP rules repeal.

Midwest Association Group’s Rebrand: Call Us “Associations North”

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Associations North , the new name for the long-running Midwest Society of Association Executives, reflects an effort by the 1,200-member group (which focuses on executives in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota) to simplify its branding.

Find More Meaning in Your Metrics

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In their Learning Lab, they cited the example of the Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota, which commissioned research that found that every $1 invested in youth mentoring resulted in $2.72

Trade Group: Malls Consider High-Tech Solutions to Security

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In the wake of a shooting at a Macy’s store in Seattle and a stabbing incident at a mall in Minnesota, executives are considering measures that rely heavily on technology.

How Nonprofits Can Leverage Crowdfunding: Best Practices and Data

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I’m at the AFP Conference where I will be on a plenary session about “ Social Media for Social Change ” moderated by Social Media 4 Nonprofit leaders Darian Rodriguez and Ritu Sharma, along with Carolyn Miles, Save the Children and Ben Rattray, Change.Org.

Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

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Source: GiveMN A school principal rides a zipline as a way to bring attention to Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. New waves of philanthropists are contributing : After Give to the Max Day in Minnesota, 5 percent of donors surveyed said the day was their first time donating to a cause.

Is Association Technology at a Turning Point?

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A recent deal in the association technology space raises some interesting questions about the state of the sector and what’s next. What’s holding associations and their vendors back, and what needs to happen to push things forward?

Is the Events Industry Lacking Creative Thinkers or Just Time?

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I also think some of my most creative blog posts are those that are inspired by fun things I do outside of work, such as going to the Minnesota State Fair or an Arcade Fire concert. (By New research by London & Partners says meetings planners are not as creative as they think they are.

CompTIA Helps Build New Tech Foundations for the Underemployed

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In 2012, the association started IT-Ready , an endeavor of its Creating IT Futures philanthropic arm, in Minnesota’s Minneapolis-St.

Bananas! Event-Planning Takeaways from “Minions”

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I’ve found meetings-related lessons from a handful of things I’ve done outside of work—like going to the Minnesota State Fair or attending an Arcade Fire concert. If you think there’s nothing to learn about conventions from a bunch of small, yellow creatures, you’re wrong.

Report: Goodwill Locations Hit By Credit-Card Breach

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The charitable nonprofit group reported evidence that its payment systems were recently attacked and announced an investigation. Although Goodwill stores in multiple states may have been affected, the nonprofit’s decentralized organizational structure could limit the damage.

Off-The-Cuff: Tips For Improving Impromptu Speaking Skills

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Grant has spent years helping CEOs and executives work on their impromptu speaking skills and recently took on a research project with University of Minnesota Ph.D.

Need Fresh Ideas? Try A Job Swap

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Strange eventually coordinated an exchange with the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) and having just returned from her trip, she spoke to Associations Now about her experience. “It

Nonprofit Named ISIS Begins Rebranding Process

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But obviously this is much bigger than a 25-person nonprofit organization in Bloomington, Minnesota.”. The International Species Information System, a nonprofit providing software to zoos and aquariums, is changing its name—and it’s not because it merely wants to freshen its image.

How One Nonprofit Used Social Media for Damage Control During A PR Crisis That Erupted During a Fundraiser

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TechFail #GenerosityWin on Minnesota’s Give to the Max Day: Understanding social media’s role in damage control and crisis communication Guest post by Jeff Achen, GiveMN Digital Strategist.

Wednesday Buzz: Where the Nonprofit Jobs Are

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jobs per 1,000 people), while Rochester, Minnesota, led the small cities (4.9 A small town within shouting distance of Atlanta has more nonprofit jobs per capita than anywhere else in the country, a new list shows. Also: Are you losing your attendees in small, subtle ways?

Governors Association Launches Opioid Treatment Pilot Targeted at Prisons

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Last month, NGA announced a pilot program in eight states—Alaska, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota, North Carolina, New Jersey, Virginia, and Washington—that will expand access to addiction treatment for offenders in prisons.

Tiny House Group Ramps Up Knowledge-Sharing, Advocacy to Boost Tiny Living

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The foundation I built for my home here in Texas is a different foundation than would be required for a home in Florida or California or Minnesota,” he said. Need some tiny house expertise?

Scary Nonprofit Contests, Social Media Content, and Campaigns: Happy Halloween!

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The Minnesota Zoo provided a candy shopping guide to keep the rainforest safe for all the animals that call it home. Halloween offers a great hook for your nonprofit’s content strategy, a campaign theme , or special fundraiser.

Hackathons Helping Nonprofits: The Overnight Website Challenge Offers Pro Bono Redesigns

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Paul, Minnesota; Chicago; Kansas City, Missouri; and Phoenix.

A Tool for Better Member Volunteer Matching

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professor at the University of Minnesota, developed an eight-category “Volunteer Interest Typology,” which they suggest can be of practical use to volunteer-driven organizations.

New York’s E-Prescription Law Keeps Medical Associations Wary

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Minnesota requires e-prescriptions but does not penalize doctors who not using them.).

Engage volunteers, take a page from the magazine

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Similar publications are offered in California, Colorado, Illinois, Minnesota, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas, as well as two regional publications (i.e., “Busy.”. I suspect this is the four-letter word you last used in response to the question, “How are you?”

Associations Live: Brett Favre and Credibility

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Its the first Tuesday of August, and as folks in my neck of the woods (Minnesota) have learned, if Brett Favre sticks his head out of Hattiesburg, Mississippi and sees that he isnt the focus of the news, well get six more weeks of speculation about his career. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

Lessons for Meeting Planners From Professional Sports

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Other team giveaways worth noting are the Colorado Rockies’ mullet hat , the Tampa Bay Rays’ Evan Longoria rubber duck, and the Minnesota Twins’ BBQ branding iron.

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