Streets of Philadelphia All Set for DNC

Associations Now

And with a convention of this size, with so many high-profile and influential attendees, you better believe the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau and Philadelphia 2016 Host Committee have been hard at work ever since the DNC was awarded to them in February 2015.

Expos Returning to Philadelphia After Labor Contract Changes

Associations Now

Now that there’s a deal in place with most—but not all—of the labor unions that work the Pennsylvania Convention Center, the Philadelphia facility is starting to win back some business. “This meant that, despite a successful meeting in 2007, AIHA would not reconsider Philadelphia.”

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Co-Creation: The Value is in the Process

Association Success

But the process of participation, and subtle nuances in wording and norms, really mattered to the students. Because of that, co-creation is often as much about the process as the product, something I’ve written about before in the context of the IKEA Effect.

A Year in Photos

Thanks For Playing

House projects in process (everyone takes pictures when they're done). My resolution in 2012 was to do Photo365 , which I documented on a Tumblr. I started a little before January 1, 2012 and took at least one photo nearly every day for the entire year.

Best Benefit Ever: Quality Assurance

Associations Now

The Architectural Glass and Metal Association (AGMA), a trade association serving glazing contractors in the Greater Philadelphia area, has introduced a new benefit that offers members both a customized Quality Management System (QMS) and a Quality Assurance Program (QAP).

Conference Circuit: The Science of Chemistry

Associations Now

Location: Philadelphia. Attendees will have a new streamlined process for claiming continuing education credits. Rundown Attendees: 18,000. Exhibitors: 700 plus. Education sessions: 200 plus.

Tennis Foundation Volleys Help to Vets

Associations Now

Last year, the foundation hosted a series of tennis events for veterans at facilities in New York City and Philadelphia. The U.S.

Let Your Member Data Show You the Way

Spark Consulting

This Old City blogger Jon Geeting’s photos of sneckdowns in Philadelphia in February are a perfect illustration of how, paradoxically, a blanket of snow uncovers the most natural paths for cars and pedestrians. It was also vital during the planning process as NICSA tinkered with its options.

Member Engagement? It's.Well, It's Complicated.

Eric Lanke

We even had one person dialing in from Philadelphia! For still others, it means a process that allows individual members to leverage the resources of the association for their self-directed development objectives.

[MUST WATCH] The Connected Company

SocialFish

and we design work-flows that process inputs into outputs (raw materials into products, prospects into customers, complaints into resolutions, etc.).

How One Association Is Leading a Food Truck Revolution

Associations Now

I help them understand the organizational process,” Geller said. “I

Obama Presidential Pardons Build on Associations’ Work

Associations Now

Already President Barack Obama has commuted the sentences of 46 prisoners, and on Tuesday, in a speech at the NAACP’s annual meeting in Philadelphia, he made the case for an overhaul of the criminal justice system.

With Federal Help, Association Gives Historic Cars Their Due

Associations Now

Now on permanent display at the Simeone Auto Museum in Philadelphia , the vehicle is notable for several reasons, including that it’s one of the few cars of its kind that hasn’t been fully restored.

Thursday Buzz: Smooth Flying in the Future?

Associations Now

Google is rolling out a new compression algorithm called Brotli to speed up internet processes in the browser. Boarding and takeoff at airports may soon be faster and more enjoyable, thanks to math. Plus: Addressing and clarifying your organization’s tax status to the public.

All Eyes on Cleveland as It Finalizes Preparations for RNC

Associations Now

The decision was made to leverage the expertise of the staff in order to really streamline the planning process.” ” The decision was made to leverage the expertise of the staff in order to really streamline the planning process.

Let Your Member Data Show You The Way

Associations Now

This Old City blogger Jon Geeting’s photos of sneckdowns in Philadelphia in February are a perfect illustration of how, paradoxically, a blanket of snow uncovers the most natural paths for cars and pedestrians.

How to Become a Bookkeeper from Home

SocialFish

It is, however, important to note that they will only hire you if you are within driving distance of Pittsburgh or Philadelphia. They are in fact a Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) company that provides services to small and medium-sized businesses.

3 New Year’s Rituals for Nonprofits That Can Boost Professional Success

Beth Kanter

Stay tuned for more information in 2017, but I will be very busy writing facilitator process guides based on my decades of experience as a trainer and sharing that on this blog. I would like to wish all my readers, colleagues, and friends a happy new year!

Thoughts and Readings on Collaboration, Innovation, and Engagement

ChatterBachs

The local museum is not looked down on because they had to borrow from a museum in Philadelphia or Chicago or San Francisco. ” Process keeps people in meetings and writing reports.

Summer Update

Moving through the Association World

This left me tasked with developing the content and program for our Mid-Year Meeting, which was held way back in April at Philadelphia. Formalizing our processes through a policy management software has been good for us, but it has been work both in implementation and practice. I am having a hard time understanding that it is almost labor day. Well, the summer has flown by, yes, I am seriously behind on posting here.

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Best Books … chosen by Mark Bledsoe

Association Okie

For example, this weeks coverage of the State of the Union address included writings from the National Review Online, the New York Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The New Republic, The Washington Post Online, and the New York Times. It showed how the Justices decided cases, the inner workings of the process, and the evolutions of the arguments. My wife and I have a subscription to the magazine “The Week”. It is a great read for keeping up with the US and International News.

6 Fundraising Platforms That Have Disrupted Charitable Giving Forever

Beth Kanter

As CEO Brad Damphousse explained to TechCrunch in 2012, the company’s growth was “due to the maturation of payment processing — allowing individual users to accept credit card payments — as well as social platforms like Facebook, which tie campaigns to identity and link them to people users know.”.

Best Books … chosen by Mark Bledsoe

Association Okie

For example, this weeks coverage of the State of the Union address included writings from the National Review Online, the New York Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The New Republic, The Washington Post Online, and the New York Times. It showed how the Justices decided cases, the inner workings of the process, and the evolutions of the arguments. My wife and I have a subscription to the magazine “The Week”. It is a great read for keeping up with the US and International News.

Do You Know the Chase Bank Routing Transit Number?

SocialFish

Each bank and credit union is usually issued with a nine-digit routing number or a Routing Transit Number (RTN) that makes it easy for the check processing system to work and also enables easy identification of the bank or credit union. 03 – Philadelphia.

Executive Connections: "An Historic Vote for a Second Century.

Executive Connections

  There have been questions about the research and the process for choosing a name. philadelphia pa terryt@wharton.upenn.edu. I also think working through that process has potential to develop a community consensus on an organization name. But we have not yet reached that stage of the process. This is a process that will take time and involved all members. Could the process and approach to a name change have been handled better at some points - certainly.

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

AssociationChat

Intensive care units are overloaded while elective surgeries have been canceled in the process to free up beds. Here’s a process for reaching the decision. […]Dunn advises clients to chart both paths: on the one hand, canceling and on the other hand, going forward with reduced attendance.