Organized Chaos - Moery Company

Moery Company

Everyone has their idea of organization. all are designed to keep you organized. I’ve found it helpful to talk with others about how they stay organized during the day and I’ve pieced together my personal strategy: I start the week off with a big sheet of blank paper.

Association Chat: The Digital Organization

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

The March 24, 2015 edition of Association Chat will focus on The Digital Organization - inspired by this great book. Is your association a digital organization? Does your organization focus on always improving? Do employees have room to experiment in your organization?

How to Attract New Sponsors to Your Organization - Moery Company

Moery Company

“How can we bring new sponsors into our organization?” We use Data.com, but you can also use Hoovers to sort organizations by SIC code, and the results will help to develop a new list of potential sponsors.

And the Winner is … Your Organization

Association Management

The post And the Winner is … Your Organization appeared first on Professional Association Management Company | Virtual Inc. The Oscars. The Nobel Prize. The Palme d’Or. The Man Booker Prize. The Pulitzer Prize. The world is captivated by the bestowing of awards for achievement.

How Toxic Employees Affect Organizations

Associations Now

Workers who are seen as negative to company culture represent an interesting conundrum—they end up costing organizations money and poisoning other workers, but they’re often good at getting themselves promoted. Even in the happiest organizations, unhappy people can wreak havoc.

Starting a Chapter of an Organization: The Ultimate Guide

Wild Apricot Blog

This guide contains everything you need to know about starting a new chapter of an organization: what a chapter organization is, why you might want to start a new chapter, rather than a new nonprofit, a few organizations you can work with, and more. chapter-software chapter-organization

How education protects organizations from fiascos.

YourMembership Blog

United Airlines farce could’ve been alleviated or stopped with some proper employee training. United Airlines recently landed itself into an escalating PR nightmare, and it hasn’t yet left people’s minds or tweets. How could it?

Build a Better Organization with Community

Higher Logic

But will community help your entire organization? When your organization fully embraces an online community, bringing every single customer into the fray, the beneficial effects of community trickle down into ever aspect of the organization.

Where Are Organizations the Most Traditional?

Jamie Notter

Do you design your organization around the needs of the employees, or is it around the needs of management? In our research into the future of work, we see organizations actually putting the needs of employees first.

Your Growing Organization Needs an Online Community

Higher Logic

Online communities aren’t just for enormous, multinational companies -- small organizations need them, too, just as much as the behemoths do. How do communities make sense for small organizations, where every decision -- big or small -- can make a huge difference in your bottom line?

How to Organize Volunteers to Maximize Impact

Wild Apricot Blog

So, how do you organize your volunteers in a way that maximizes their impact with your organization, and, you know… makes them want to stick it out in the long run? association nonprofit organize VolunteersWith over 62.5 million people volunteering in the US and 12.7 million in Canada, there’s certainly not a shortage volunteers.

3 Ways Organizations Win at Marketing

Wild Apricot Blog

Organizations that seem to win at marketing their mission and their programs. You see them every day. On Instagram, on Facebook and IRL (in real life). They are everywhere and their donor family (and budget) is large! Here are the three things they're doing right — and how you can too! Nonprofit-Marketing

Gamification: member organizations play for keeps

YourMembership Blog

Businesses and organizations are using this tactic to create brand awareness and drive user engagement. by 2015, 40% of Global 1000 organizations will use gamification as the primary mechanism to transform business operations.

Organic Group Turns Checkoff Failure Into Opportunity

Associations Now

The Organic Trade Association, which had tried and failed to get the federal government to back a checkoff program for organic foods, will instead launch a voluntary program of its own—with member assistance, of course.

Is Your Organization Risking Members' Privacy by Connecting on Facebook?

Higher Logic

On the front-end sales line here at Higher Logic, we often hear organizations are happy with using social media platforms as their main line of communication with and between their members. They say to "never build on rented land," but is that always true?

Is your organization mobile app ready?

Aaron Wolowiec

Whether or not your association currently utilizes a mobile app for its annual meeting or as part of a larger, annual engagement strategy, the question remains: Just how ready is your organization to deploy a mobile app?

The Organization Behind the Emoji’s Growth

Associations Now

They also have raised the profile of the Unicode Consortium , which in nearly 30 years has evolved from the organization tasked with digitizing the world’s many languages into what can be best described as a meme machine.

What 15 Year-Olds Can Teach Organizations About Content Strategy

Higher Logic

Lack of support from within their own organization’s walls is often mentioned as a communications strategy struggle. She is a key representative of that organization, and she needs true feedback to properly steer her content strategy.

Taxonomy, Categories and Sitefinity – Organization Meets Presentation

Vanguard Tech

“Taxonomy – a scheme of classification” One of the most powerful features of the Sitefinity Content Management System is the ability to assign a taxonomy to content, allowing website managers to filter, sort and display content based on a set of defined categories.

When An Organization Takes a Stand

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

We talked about the timeline for the PR crisis, issues with handling contracts and vendors, and Rich's suggestions for how association executives might best prepare themselves and their organizations for similar problems.

“Big Food” and Organic

Association Navigator

Be sure to read today’s New York Times Business Section article on organic food. I’m fascinated with organic. It’s important to remember that humans have been farming organically for thousands of years. The expansion of the organic movement is thrilling; unfortunately Ms.

[New eBook] The Community Module Guide: How to Support Your Organization’s Business Objectives

Higher Logic

Every successful organization plans for one, some, or all of the objectives listed below, and it’s important to make sure your community is growing alongside your organization’s goals and planning. Have you ever heard someone say “there’s an app for that!”

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Creating Change Adept Organizations

Wired4Leadership

Not-for-profit organizations, social sector groups and associations are not inherently designed to be nimble. The principles of democracy that underlie the structure of most non-profit organizations are by design slow and deliberative.

#ASAE17 session: Build an experience-driven organization.

YourMembership Blog

The future of organizations fit into an established framework or system, and, if managed well, success followed. The post #ASAE17 session: Build an experience-driven organization. Not long ago, strategy was king. Forecasting, planning and placing smart bets created the power sources within associations and nonprofits. Today, uncertainty is palpable. Planning for next quarter is a challenge; even more difficult is committing to decisions.

Is Your Member Organization Evolving? Don't Do It Alone.

YourMembership Blog

Co-Evolution and the Member-based Organization. The same is true of the member-based organization. Evolution doesn’t happen in isolation so you don’t want to plan for the future by thinking only of your organization.

Is Your Organization Compatible with Millennials?

Jamie Notter

They will see the whole you as an organization. You need to BE an organization that makes sense to them. Since publishing When Millennials Take Over , we've been consistently approached by people wanting us to answer a central question: how do we attract Millennials?

The Marketing of Value for your Organization

YourMembership Blog

The post The Marketing of Value for your Organization appeared first on YourMembership.com. A few weeks ago I wrote about perceived member value – the idea that it’s not valuable unless your members perceive it as valuable. But how exactly do you get there? Listen.

Creating More Human Organizations

Jamie Notter

Creating More Human Organizations. Creating More Human Organizations from Jamie Notter. Also, if you’re interested to see how your organization rates in terms of the four human elements in Humanize, we’ve created a simple quiz you can take online. Consulting.

Organizations Help Communities Prepare for Hurricane Florence’s Arrival

Associations Now

The good news: a flurry of organizations are aiding communities in their preparation for Hurricane Florence and other named storms with emergency supplies, evacuation plans, hurricane insurance, and more.

How a Diabetes Support Organization Built a Better Member Benefit

Associations Now

When you’re talking about a website, it’s really easy for people in an organization say, ‘Well, that’s IT, let’s just leave it to them.’ The post How a Diabetes Support Organization Built a Better Member Benefit appeared first on Associations Now

How Well Do You Know Your Organization's Volunteers?

Higher Logic

Your organization might have members lining up for volunteering opportunities, with event positions always overbooked for help and community discussions and blogs bursting at the seams. These also become examples for organizations to model.

10 email marketing best practices for your organization.

YourMembership Blog

The post 10 email marketing best practices for your organization. In 2015, the Direct Marketing Association (now the Data & Marketing Association) reported email had the highest ROI of any marketing channel. Surely, they must have been on to something. By 2019, the number of registered email accounts is predicted to reach nearly six billion. So much for email becoming a dying breed of marketing. appeared first on YourMembership. Membership & Marketing Email Marketing

Organizations and Meaning-Making: A Prediction

Idea Architects

While I believe this statement has been true since the beginning of time, I predict that a rapidly growing number of individuals and organizations will embrace it and operationalize it.

Don't Let Ego Kill Innovation in your Organization

YourMembership Blog

If you are satisfied with your organization’s success there’s no reason to innovate. You’ve even talked to other membership organizations and your numbers trump theirs a million times over. Membership Software Association Management Software. Solutions. Associations.

Search Engine Optimisation Benefits For Small Organizations

SocialFish

As search engine rankings increase, organic visitors come in. Small business owners that do not use professional SEO services do not actually make the most of their online presence. They basically miss out on huge possible profits.

Organized Retail Crime Growing, Survey Says

Associations Now

Organized retail crime is a $30 billion issue affecting the retail industry that continues to grow, according to a new study from the National Retail Federation. Organized retail crime is growing because it’s lucrative,” he said.

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For-Purpose People and Organizations Will Change the World

Reid All About it

I was fortunate enough to come away from the 2014 digitalNow conference in Nashville both recharged and inspired thanks to being surrounded by smart people, good friends, savvy conference organizers and the very cool city of Nashville. She became a huge supporter and organizer.

Is Unlimited PTO Right for Your Organization?

Associations Now

Organizations can benefit, too, since they won’t have to spend staff resources on tracking accrued PTO—or paying it out when an employee leaves the organization. In addition, unlimited PTO can also help organizations to keep their employees.

Lead Your Way to a Social Organization

Jamie Notter

Here are the slides from our presentation: Lead Your Way to a Social Organization from SocialFish. Maddie and I had the great privilege of presenting today at ASAE’s Technology Conference with Tom Hood, the CEO of the Maryland Association of CPAs.

Making Conflict Work for Your Organization

Jamie Notter

I started my career twenty years ago in the conflict resolution field, and to this day it surprises me how bad our organizations are at dealing with conflict. My second White Paper in the “Making it Work” series is out! Click here to go to the download form and get it for free.

How Your Community Humanizes Your Organization (And Why That's a Good Thing)

Higher Logic

Customers’ and members’ voices are louder, easier to find and responsible for making organizations a lot more human. Customers and members have always been talking, but organizations haven’t always made a point to listen.

How to Make Culture, Not Perks, Work For Your Organization

Higher Logic

These types of workplace perks are everywhere these days, but they may actually be harming your organization. These perks are meant to reflect a culture that helps employers recruit and retain top-rate talent to their organizations. How to define your organization's culture.

How to humanize your organization

SocialFish

Pssst… A little bird might have told me that my book with Jamie Notter, Humanize: How People Centric Organizations Succeed in a Social World is available for pre-order on Amazon. Humanize The Social Organization