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

Associations Now

Here’s why ACS recruited some of college basketball’s top coaches to their team. In one legendary example, the late Jim Valvano, who coached the North Carolina State University basketball team to an NCAA championship in 1983 and later died from cancer, said, “Don’t give up.

Three Small-Scale Ideas for Free Membership

Associations Now

When you rely on member dues as a significant revenue source, free membership sounds scary. Many associations have experimented and found success with small-scale strategies that balance existing members’ needs with the recruitment potential of a free membership offer.

Three Small-Scale Ideas for Free Membership

Associations Now

When you rely on member dues as a significant revenue source, free membership sounds scary. Many associations have experimented and found success with small-scale strategies that balance existing members’ needs with the recruitment potential of a free membership offer.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

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Every association wants to recruit millennial members, but the cost of membership may exceed a millennial’s budget. Recruitment strategy: help millennials get jobs. They’ve built content partnerships with recruiters and PR agencies. A job board will attract millennials—and revenue too thanks to the employers who post positions. The Association Executives of North Carolina holds a silent auction during its annual conference. Recruiting millennial members.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 5.12.17

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And if you live in North Carolina, free the Mimosa (and the Bloody Mary too). Recruiting new members is important, but existing members are the lifeblood of your association. – Maximize Your Revenue with Conversion Optimization: Website Best Practices.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 3.9.18

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Derek Ham, a North Carolina State University professor, asked: “What was it like to be there? Solving the Mystery of Association Innovation: 7 Practical Steps to Increasing Members, Revenue and Value.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 1.6.17

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Yup, we’re expecting our first snow of the season tonight here in North Carolina. This webinar will look at board membership (recruitment, development, self-assessment), process (structure, meetings), capacity, and fiduciary concerns.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 8.9.19

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If you want to make Eastern North Carolina pulled pork but don’t have a wood-fired barbecue pit and eight hours to kill, then pull out the Instant Pot and try this recipe. Learn about these value types and how they impact your membership recruitment and retention.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 10.18.19

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Last week, we got three dozen Pirate Pearls oysters in our North Carolina seafood share so I roasted them and served them alongside a Vivian Howard recipe for brown butter spiked with hot sauce, lemon juice and lemon zest.