New Jersey Tech Council Has Its Eye on Post-Embargo Cuba

Associations Now

The technology trade group plans to take at least half a dozen executives from the state to Cuba, with the goal of eventually taking advantage of the country’s business opportunities. A little less than 1,300 miles separate New Jersey from Cuba, but with a new association endeavor, that distance could get a little smaller. The post New Jersey Tech Council Has Its Eye on Post-Embargo Cuba appeared first on Associations Now

A vote for technology: How electronic voting can facilitate community association elections

Ungrated

New Jersey recently allowed condos to use electronic voting and, at the same time, passed a law that prohibits condos from offering proxies to owners unless they also allow them to cast absentee ballots. Contributed by Denise Lash, Esq.

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Friday Buzz: Concrete Evidence on the Benefits of Public-Private Partnerships

Associations Now

A study of the past five years of economic activity in New Jersey reveals a number of insights about partnerships that associations nationwide can learn from. A new report from the NJ Policy Research Organization provides a comprehensive look at how integral the bonds that tie businesses, associations, state governments, and academia are to economic success. Take a look at these new applications hoping to dethrone the king of intra-office communication.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.9.16

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AENC Technology Roundtable on Security. Hear ways the American Institute of CPAs and New Jersey Society of CPAs are connecting with high school and college students, educators, members and other stakeholders to recruit members and nurture future CPAs. Speakers: Carolyn Hook (Moderator), Membership & Engagement Director, New Jersey Society of CPAs. Susan Dyer, Membership Development Manager, New Jersey Society of CPAs.

Your Digital Infrastructure Shouldn’t Be Playing Catch-Up

Associations Now

Murphy, the Democratic governor of New Jersey, found himself having to name-drop a supposed “dead programming language” at a news conference. But Murphy’s state suddenly needed a lot of help with it, because New Jersey’s unemployment systems rely on COBOL. Examples of lingering technology are pretty common when state or federal governments are running the infrastructure.

Serving Your Professional Community for Impact

Association Adviser

If you were the CEO of an association that strives to support applied technology professionals through training, credentialing, research, standards-setting and ongoing development of new competencies in any region of the world, where would you start? While I looked for a new role, I ran into a former colleague from Boston who had joined the staff of the American Society for Quality (ASQ). AA: So anyone worldwide with a stake in technology could be considered an ISACA member.

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Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.25.16

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EDT* – The Certificate is Obsolete: New Ways to Track PD, CE and Certification . This session explores technological solutions, including badges and xAPI, that should be used to enable learners to concentrate on the learner while certification bodies worry about the credits. Marc Rein, Multimedia Specialist, New Jersey CPAs. – Digital Advertising to Attract New Customers (Inbound Lunch Bunch).

Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.25.16

Reid All About it

EDT* – The Certificate is Obsolete: New Ways to Track PD, CE and Certification . This session explores technological solutions, including badges and xAPI, that should be used to enable learners to concentrate on the learner while certification bodies worry about the credits. Marc Rein, Multimedia Specialist, New Jersey CPAs. – Digital Advertising to Attract New Customers (Inbound Lunch Bunch).

Sunny Side Up: Solar Industry Seeing Record Returns

Associations Now

That interesting factoid comes from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and GTM Research, which also reported in the latest edition of their quarterly fact sheet that the solar industry represents 32 percent of all new electricity generation in the country—enough to power 4.6 We believe this effort will culminate in greater manufacturing and deployment opportunities for solar technologies, and will be a boon for solar customers,” the association’s Resch added.

What Lady Gaga can teach your association

Association Success

Calderone, a striking Italian-American from New Jersey, was in a kind of love affair with Gaga. That’s about what Davisson was thinking about when she started to study how Lady Gaga interacted with her fans, how a person can interact with the different methods we all have to communicate in an increasingly complex technological world. Nearly a decade ago, Lady Gaga fans were introduced to Jo Calderone. .

Association Brain Food Weekly: 9.9.16

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This week kicks off with a webinar you won’t want to miss: Elizabeth Engel and Shelly Alcorn discussing their insightful new report, The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm. Mon 9/12 at 12 p.m.* – Bridging the Gap: The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm. And of course, the technology to support sales teams (even if it’s a team of one) is getting better and better. Presenters: Dozens of association and technology brainiacs.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.6.17

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I just ordered Tech Success for Associations , a new release (free for ASAE members) from the ASAE Foundation’s Technology Success and Readiness Study. One interesting tidbit from the study of associations and their members illustrates a huge disconnect: The largest portion of association members described themselves as technology ‘explorers’ – early and optimistic adopters of new technology. Forget New Year’s resolutions.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.6.17

Reid All About it

I just ordered Tech Success for Associations , a new release (free for ASAE members) from the ASAE Foundation’s Technology Success and Readiness Study. One interesting tidbit from the study of associations and their members illustrates a huge disconnect: The largest portion of association members described themselves as technology ‘explorers’ – early and optimistic adopters of new technology. Forget New Year’s resolutions.

Better Emergency Alerts: How Associations Are Helping Bolster Warning Standards

Associations Now

And it’s been coming to a head in recent weeks, amid an outbreak of tornadoes throughout the country—some of which struck as far east as New Jersey. the new television broadcasting standard approved in 2017 by the Federal Communications Commission, is said to allow for a reimagining of what can be done with emergency alerts. But if the technology lives up to its potential, it could make emergency warnings more relevant—and more specific—for the public.

Joint Membership: The “Special Sauce” for Chapter Relations

Associations Now

While your component relations may be federated or not willing to work within the administrative controls of HQ, the two might work together when it comes to streamlining the member experience,” says Kyle Bazzy, director of growth for Billhighway, a Detroit-based company that offers technology and automation software for associations with components. Schmidt says the cost to join is a big barrier for many New Jersey nurses.

Mark Zuckerberg Launches Lobby Focused on Immigration

Associations Now

The Facebook founder’s new FWD.us For the second time in a year, the tech world has put a new lobbying foot forward in Washington, DC. could nonetheless pull it off: “Zuckerberg’s Washington Post op-ed was elegant and powerful, but it didn’t say anything new. In 2010, the Facebook founder donated $100 million to the Newark, New Jersey, school district , and earlier this year he hosted a fundraiser for Republican New Jersey Gov.

NBA, Gaming Group Push to End Illegal Sports Gambling

Associations Now

With a new partnership on the horizon, the American Gaming Association and National Basketball Association are looking to thwart illegal sports gambling. In an op-ed published last week in The New York Times , NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the time is right to begin allowing consumers to place wagers on professional sports games—an act that is currently legal only in Nevada. In October, New Jersey Gov.

Why Building Resilient Networks Matter

Beth Kanter

First, no trains, buses, or planes moved to or from New York City. Aided by technology, they gathered and shared and used data to figure out where my parents were and how to get them out. Then, one of his cousins texted directions based on a new smartphone application called “Waze,” which crowdsources data from nearby drivers to create real-time traffic and road reports and find the best routes.

Stronger by Association: AMR Promotes, Hires Additional Staff

AMR Management Services

– Thanks to continued growth, AMR Management Services has been able to offer several employees new opportunities as well as hired additional staff to fulfill expanding client needs. In her new position Bowzer will be responsible for overall staff supervision, work plan and budget development, financial management, board support, project coordination, general member communications and outreach for AMI. A move to New Jersey helped her to find her true passion.

Coronavirus Updates for Association and Events Professionals – What You Need to Know

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Though growth in new cases slowed in late spring, by mid-June new cases began to trend upward nationally.[In In this article] explore the trend in new cases in your state to see whether cases are rising, falling or staying level. They also talk about the impact of the global health situation on the Association market and how technology can help the industry become more sustainable in the future. The Tokyo Olympics have a new opening ceremony date: July 23, 2021.

Daily #COVID19 Updates for Association and Events Professionals – What You Need to Know

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They also talk about the impact of the global health situation on the Association market and how technology can help the industry become more sustainable in the future. Facebook’s decision reflects the growing concern that the coronavirus pandemic will not be controlled anytime soon and that social distancing may be the new normal. Where it was empty a week ago, the floor will now bustle with medical rooms a thousand deep – a new field hospital to care for patients with COVID-19.