Don’t rely on one form of communications for your association

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Ohio State recognizes 50 years of varsity ice hockey One common theme among association professionals: frustration about communication with members and prospects. So, Ohio State organized a 50th anniversary event as part of an upcoming Big 10 conference hockey game.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Building Creative.

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. The best are delivered in a free newsletter every Sunday and make for an inspired start to the week ahead. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop.

Seen Elsewhere: Resources for Trend Scanning, Gaming, Productivity

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. It offers a daily or weekly newsletter as well as a database of ideas, trends, and innovations organized into more than 20 industry categories.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Crowdsourcing.

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I contribute content for a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas. custom-designing keynotes, workshops, and leadership conferences that promote innovation, learning, and community. He also teaches presentation design and facilitation to subject matter experts. Sunday, February 12, 2012.

Following State Fair Accident, Amusement Associations Talk Safety

Associations Now

Following a fatal accident on a fair ride in Ohio, amusement industry associations are working with operators, manufacturers, and lawmakers to promote safety. magazine, e-newsletter, and emails), as well as through education events, including the daylong IAAPA Safety Institute.

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Best Benefit Ever: An App of Your Own

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The Richland Area Chamber of Commerce, which serves the community in and around Mansfield, Ohio, is offering members access to LocaLynx , a platform that allows users to develop “micro apps” that encourage consumers to buy from local vendors.

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Two ads define storytelling for associations

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An email from Ohio State alerting me to a 90-second Apple commercial featuring the Ohio State Marching Band started my thinking about this blog on association storytelling. and regular media (newsletters, magazines, trade publications, etc.)

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6 Great Readings for Labor Day and College Football’s Opening Weekend

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Newsletters, annual reports, website updates, email, social media.not to mention local newspapers and community TV. The Power of Ohio State’s Positive Thinking By Ben Cohen via The Wall Street Journal The incredible ascent of Cardale Jones, Ohio State’s third-string quarterback who has carried the Buckeyes to the brink of a national championship, is as puzzling as any development in college football.

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“A” or “The: Precise Language Important for Association Communications

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And, I’ve seen lots of association newsletters and other communications with confusing and/or poorly written language. In central Ohio, where Armstrong was raised, speakers have a tendency to blend the two words together.

The Double-Edged Sword of “Young Professional”

Associations Now

The term is limiting: “It’s not inclusive to those new in the profession,” said Scott Wiley, FASAE, CAE, president and CEO, Ohio Society of CPAs. This idea was echoed in a recent ASAE newsletter article [login required] in which two YPs shared their advice on rising above the label.

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Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Beware of Functional Fixedness

Idea Architects

or is it a container of content, one that can yield blog posts, newsletter articles, video clips, Storify highlights, emailed takeaways, and much more? 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Using Stories to Advance Your Strategy: Quotes and Questions

Idea Architects

i personally love their idea of the "six-word story" i signed up for their newsletter today, along with their tweets and facebook page. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

12 Simple Ways to Unleash More Creative Thinking

Idea Architects

Subscribe to electronic newsletters and become a good scanner , reading them quickly in a search for interesting tidbits. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Design Principles for 5-Star Learning

Idea Architects

Thiagis free monthly newsletter is also a great source for interactive teaching techniques. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: People Are Starved for Real.

Idea Architects

Content and Curriculum Consortium: offering high impact content and curriculum (blog posts or newsletter essays, session outlines, handouts, slides, and facilitator training) that organizations can use in their professional development programming for staff, volunteers, and members. 2, Columbus, PIA-Ohio Board Workshop. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.