NEW YORK  | Reese Witherspoon launching audiobook project

NonProfit University Blog

NEW YORK — Reese Witherspoon is launching another literary project. The project with Audible, owned by Amazon.com, will also include original audio productions. Continue reading NEW YORK | Reese Witherspoon launching audiobook project at STL.News.

Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project

NonProfit University Blog

The project will bolster the region’s energy reliability. Continue reading Missouri News: Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI) breaks ground on the Mark Twain Transmission Project at STL.News.

West Virginia News: CHARLESTON, Terrell Ledez Redd, Project Huntington, Operation Saigon Sunset Nets Additional Federal Arrest

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading West Virginia News: CHARLESTON, Terrell Ledez Redd, Project Huntington, Operation Saigon Sunset Nets Additional Federal Arrest at STL.News. ARREST MADE IN DETROIT OF CO-CONSPIRATOR IN LARGE MULTI-STATE HEROIN AND FENTANYL DISTRIBUTION NETWORK. CHARLESTON, W.Va.

Website Redesign Project Lessons: Inside the Brilliant Mind of a Project Manager

Vanguard Tech

This is a guest post from our senior project manager, Denise Pace. process project management CMS association websitesIt's great advice for any association about to embark on a website redesign.

Missouri News: Branson Police Expanding “Project Lifesaver” to help Keep Tourists Safe

NonProfit University Blog

BRANSON, MO – The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (AFA) has just awarded a $5,000 grant to the Branson Police Department to expand its Project Lifesaver program to include visitors and tourists.

NEW YORK | Trump Indonesia project gets Chinese government partner

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading NEW YORK | Trump Indonesia project gets Chinese government partner at STL.News. Business Chinese government partner Indonesia project New York TodayNews Trump

Keeping Up Association Staff Engagement Throughout A Tough Project

Smooth The Path

If you live in an over 100 year old house like mine you know there’s a rule of thumb about time and cost for home projects. Association projects are much the same. Often times starting a project like this is fun.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. | New offshore wind farm project will dwarf nation’s 1st one

NonProfit University Blog

New offshore wind farm project will dwarf nation’s 1st one at STL.News. General New offshore wind farm project offshore wind farm Providence R.I PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP)

California REALTORS® announce “Pathway to Homeownership” Affordable Housing Project

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading California REALTORS® announce “Pathway to Homeownership” Affordable Housing Project at STL.News.

U.S. Virgin Islands News: St. Thomas, The U.S. Attorney’s Office and Project Safe Neighborhoods: Town Hall Meeting: Contant Knolls Community #171 Estate Contant, St. Thomas, VI June 21st at 6:00 p.m.

NonProfit University Blog

Shappert announced that she and other federal law enforcement, plus members of the District’s Project Safe Neighborhoods Task Force, will participate in a community meeting at the Contant Knolls Community Center on Thursday, June 21st at 6:00 p.m.

Workplace Genome Project: Q1 Update

SocialFish

We launched our Workplace Genome Mapping project in early 2016 as a means for helping organizations begin their own transformation from the (oft overlooked) stating-point of deeply understanding who they really are, how they really work, and how their employees really experience it all.

MILAN | Bartoli returns to La Scala for 3-year Baroque project

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading MILAN | Bartoli returns to La Scala for 3-year Baroque project at STL.News. MILAN (AP) — Mezzosoprano Cecilia Bartoli is returning to Milan’s famed La Scala opera house next year for a three-year Baroque music collaboration, the opera house announced Thursday.

Panorama Council Celebrates Cyclorama Preservation Project

Associations Now

A large-scale project is underway in Atlanta to preserve a football-field-sized painting, and the International Panorama Council applauds the efforts to save it. The post Panorama Council Celebrates Cyclorama Preservation Project appeared first on Associations Now

The Fragile Middle of a Big Association Project

Smooth The Path

The difficult time in any project, especially those long projects, which associations seem to have lots of, is the middle. The middle of the project is when things start to go wrong. It is so easy to start a project but it is so hard to keep it going.

Plastics Industry Project Aims to Boost Automotive Recycling

Associations Now

A demonstration project from SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association will test how well recyclers recover plastic car parts to promote better recycling processes, greater plastic resale and reuse, and more sustainable auto design.

Missouri News: State announces projects creating 272 new jobs in Missouri

NonProfit University Blog

The state and local partners that worked together on these projects included the Missouri Partnership, St. Continue reading Missouri News: State announces projects creating 272 new jobs in Missouri at STL.News.

Associations Project Uptick in Thanksgiving Travel

Associations Now

The projection, per The Wall Street Journal , takes into account all major U.S. Roads will be packed this weekend: The American Automobile Association projects that 48.7 AAA projects that more than 89 percent of U.S.

State Restaurant Group Backs Transgender Workplace Project

Associations Now

The California Restaurant Association put its support behind a member-launched project that helps to connect transgender people with jobs in the restaurant industry. CRA hopes to bring Mendelsohn the restaurant audience she needs to get the project moving. “If

SAN FRANCISCO | New San Francisco mayor went from the projects to City Hall

NonProfit University Blog

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco’s incoming mayor knows the yawning gap between rich and poor firsthand, having been raised by her grandmother in the city’s drug- and violence-riddled projects.

How the Hyperledger Project Is Pushing the Blockchain Forward

Associations Now

The Hyperledger Project, which just added American Express as a member, isn’t interested in creating a bitcoin-style currency. That’s where the Hyperledger Project comes in. The post How the Hyperledger Project Is Pushing the Blockchain Forward appeared first on Associations Now

Four Key Leadership Traits, According to the CEO Genome Project

Associations Now

A decade’s worth of research went into the CEO Genome Project, an effort to identify the characteristics that define high-performing chief executives. If you can get those decisions right, a lot of things flow from that, which is how we got to the CEO Genome Project.”.

Groups’ Clemency Project Pays Off With Obama’s Commutation Streak

Associations Now

President Barack Obama’s decision to use his power of commutation as a form of criminal justice reform has been helped along by Clemency Project 2014, a collaboration between numerous legal and civil liberties groups.

Association Culture Projects Outward Upon Potential Members

Smooth The Path

A good culture greases the wheels for everything from conversations to project management. The post Association Culture Projects Outward Upon Potential Members appeared first on Smooth The Path. Why all the recent hubbub about culture?

Friday Buzz: Don’t Let Your Tech Project Fall Apart

Associations Now

The issues that can cause your association’s technology project to lose steam. When taking on a tech initiative, you’re dealing with a lot of moving parts, and they can often cause the project to veer off course.

COLUMBUS, Ohio | John Glenn’s ‘Project Bullet’ helmet up for auction

NonProfit University Blog

Glenn dubbed the mission “Project Bullet,” because he flew faster than a bullet from a.45-caliber pistol. Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | John Glenn’s ‘Project Bullet’ helmet up for auction at STL.News.

Know Your Culture, Show Your Culture: The Authenticity Project #MMCon

SocialFish

That’s why WorkXO and 5:00 Films & Media are partnering to explore the intersection of culture and video in a new project! In this project, we will be working together to help interested associations create an awesome About Us video that really reflects their culture.

$10,000 Association Video Project?

SCD Group

The other day, a colleague told me that his board wanted to have an updated video produced that could be used in trade shows and other venues. He said he received a proposal to do it for $10,000! My response was swift: "You’ve got to be kidding me!"

Tapping Into Attendee Expertise For Community Service Projects

Associations Now

Your attendees have professional skills and specialized knowledge that can make a difference when they’re put to work in a conference-related community service project. However, NCRA members don’t limit their volunteer time with the project to the annual meeting.

San Diego News: Mayor Faulconer, Councilmember Zapf Kick Off $110M Bridge Replacement Project in Mission Bay

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading San Diego News: Mayor Faulconer, Councilmember Zapf Kick Off $110M Bridge Replacement Project in Mission Bay at STL.News.

Is Wounded Warrior Project an Example of Too Much Money?

SCD Group

The CEO and COO of the Wounded Warrior Project were fired a few weeks ago over spending practices at one of the nation’s largest charitable organizations for veterans. ASAE association boards Association CEOs association executives Joe Waters SCD Group Wounded Warrior Project

Association Executives: Provocative Proposals Research Project

Association Subculture

Association Executives: Provocative Proposals Research Project. So Im launching a project. I would like to announce the Association Executives: Provocative Proposals for Change project (that link will take you to my website for a complete description). Adding that to my belief in appreciative inquiry led me to create and launch this project. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thursday, January 20, 2011. Second stage is cut. Were now in orbit.

Oregon News: Oregon Governor Kate Brown Announces Housing Pilot Projects to Support Oregon Families, Communities & Employers

NonProfit University Blog

Salem, OR – Oregon Governor Kate Brown Friday announced five housing pilot projects across the state as part of her Future Ready Oregon initiative. Future Ready Oregon initiative brings focus to making homes more attainable for Oregonians.

Things change during a project

Effective Databse

” Acknowledging that things change during a project is critically important to the success of the project. What’s most important is how the team responds and adapts to the changes in the project. When I work with my clients on implementing a new software system, one of the first things I tell them is this: “We will make some decisions that ultimately are wrong. Because things change.

Chicago News: Chicago Mayor Emanuel Announces $25 Million Generated From Downtown Construction Projects To Support Neighborhood Economic Development

NonProfit University Blog

CHICAGO, IL – Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced Chicago’s program to generate funding from new downtown construction projects to support neighborhood economic development has hit the $25 million mark thanks to a new office building underway at 333 N.

NEW YORK | Deal could restart stalled NYC Ferris wheel tourism project

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading NEW YORK | Deal could restart stalled NYC Ferris wheel tourism project at STL.News. NEW YORK (AP) — It was a soaring idea, intended to put the city’s least-populous, least-visited borough on the tourism map.

Atlanta Teams With Associations on Airport Security Test Project

Associations Now

The post Atlanta Teams With Associations on Airport Security Test Project appeared first on Associations Now “Smart Security” is coming to ATL.

Give Back: Community Service Projects at Conferences

Associations Now

Service projects will help your attendees feel a closer connection to the city—and also to each other and your association. If the answer’s yes, and you want to give back to the greater Nashville community, consider signing up for this year’s community service project.

South Carokina News: SC Attorney General Alan Wilson files for injunction to stop shutdown of MOX project in SC

NonProfit University Blog

Department of Energy from shutting down the mixed oxide fuel, or MOX, project being built at the Savannah River Site in South Carolina. Continue reading South Carokina News: SC Attorney General Alan Wilson files for injunction to stop shutdown of MOX project in SC at STL.News.

Why I like the Market Research Society’s (MRS) successful membership change project

Optimist Consulting

I know from working with my clients on membership change projects that there are two essential elements to any change process that affect members: Ensuring you use a long-term communications campaign that is consistent. Have you carried out a major change project at your organisation?

Small Business Set-Up and Digital Project Management

SocialFish

Well, one thing that will help a great deal, particularly in the early stages, is Digital Project Management. The CAPM qualification covers everything from Project Life-Cycle and Organisation, to Project Risk Management. The first thing you need to do is plan the project.