Eric Lanke: Provocative Proposals for Change

Eric Lanke

Provocative Proposals for Change. I just finished reading an advance copy of Shelly Alcorn s " Provocative Proposals for Change ," a report she authored based on Appreciative Inquiry interviews she conducted with more than 200 association executives (including me). Eric Lanke.

WASHINGTON  | House GOP leaders kick around various immigration proposals

NonProfit University Blog

Some of the proposals being considered, according to public comments by lawmakers and information from GOP aides who discussed the private talks on condition of anonymity: NEW MERIT-BASED VISA CATEGORY.

PHOENIX  | Energized Arizona teachers turn attention to tax proposal

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading PHOENIX | Energized Arizona teachers turn attention to tax proposal at STL.News. General Arizona teachers energized Phoenix tax proposal TodayNews Turn attention

CANBERRA, Australia | Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading CANBERRA, Australia | Australian state government proposes protecting wild horses at STL.News. General Australian state government Canberra infuriating scientists Kosciuszko National Park proposes protecting wild horses TodayNews

Proposing governance changes – what the CIPR did

Optimist Consulting

They then opened a two-month consultation with members which outlined the proposed changes and rationale and asked for feedback. They presented the final proposed changes at the AGM and they were approved by members in June. Have you had to communicate governance proposals to members?

MOSCOW | Chechnya proposes legal changes to help extend Putin’s rule

NonProfit University Blog

MOSCOW — Provincial legislators in the Russian region of Chechnya have proposed extending a constitutional limit of two consecutive presidential term — a move that could set the stage for President Vladimir Putin to stay on beyond 2024.

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump proposing to reorganize federal government

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Trump administration’s proposal to reorganize the federal government. Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump proposing to reorganize federal government at STL.News.

ASAE Submits Comments on DOL Overtime Rule Revision Proposal

Associations Now

As the Department of Labor considers a new overtime revision proposal, ASAE says a high minimum salary level would negatively affect nonprofits. The post ASAE Submits Comments on DOL Overtime Rule Revision Proposal appeared first on Associations Now

WASHINGTON | Fed proposes easing rule that limits risky bank trading

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is proposing to ease a rule aimed at defusing the kind of risk-taking on Wall Street that helped trigger the 2008 financial meltdown. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fed proposes easing rule that limits risky bank trading at STL.News.

The great proposal debate: Why consultants eschew RFPs

Aaron Wolowiec

Simply draft a proposal describing you’re recommended course of action and be sure to include your proposed fees. Although I cannot be certain, I believe this particular organization has – instead of hiring me or another consultant – simply decided to implement themselves the ideas I presented in my unnecessarily comprehensive proposal. I’ve also heard of cases where the proposal outline is handed to another consultant for execution. Proposals.

PHOENIX | Arizona teachers push proposal to tax rich for education

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading PHOENIX | Arizona teachers push proposal to tax rich for education at STL.News.

WASHINGTON | Auto industry urges US to hit brakes on proposed car tariffs

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading WASHINGTON | Auto industry urges US to hit brakes on proposed car tariffs at STL.News. WASHINGTON — The U.S. Commerce Department sought feedback on President Donald Trump‘s plans to consider taxing auto imports. It got an earful at an all-day hearing Thursday.

Do’s and Don’ts for Writing Your First Call for Proposal

MembersClicks

A Call for Proposal (or sometimes described as a Request for Proposal) is an open invitation from conference organizers asking for session presentations that are interesting and relevant for fellow industry professionals.

Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of MB Financial, Inc.

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading Johnson Fistel Investigates Proposed Sale of MB Financial, Inc.

Association Executives: Provocative Proposals Research Project

Association Subculture

Association Executives: Provocative Proposals Research 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). Association Executives: Provocative Proposals Rese. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Thursday, January 20, 2011. Second stage is cut. Were now in orbit. Stabilizers up, runnning perfect. Starting to collect. requested data. What will it affect.

Proposed Charity Act Would Promote Giving, Sponsors Say

Associations Now

The post Proposed Charity Act Would Promote Giving, Sponsors Say appeared first on Associations Now Introduced last week in the Senate, the Charity Act would promote charitable giving, expand tax provisions for charitable donations, and simplify tax calculations for foundations.

Proposed Statutory Register of Lobbyists – how will it affect you?

Optimist Consulting

Those against feel that the proposed Register won’t be able to provide the complete transparency it was seeking to deliver. The Government is considering creating a Statutory Register of Lobbyists.

Medical Societies Speak Out on Proposed Aid-in-Dying Bills

Associations Now

The post Medical Societies Speak Out on Proposed Aid-in-Dying Bills appeared first on Associations Now Though the California Medical Association has taken a neutral stance, other groups in the U.S. and Canada resist supporting physician-assisted suicide.

Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Guaranty Bancorp

NonProfit University Blog

NEW YORK, NY– Rowley Law PLLC is investigating potential claims against Guaranty Bancorp (NASDAQ: GBNK) and its board of directors for breach of fiduciary duty concerning the proposed acquisition of the company by Independent Bank Group, Inc. Continue reading Rowley Law PLLC is Investigating Proposed Acquisition of Guaranty Bancorp at STL.News.

Nebraska Joined in Challenging the Federal Government’s Approval of Proposed Casino

NonProfit University Blog

Lincoln–Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson today joined the State of Iowa and the City of Council Bluffs in challenging the federal government’s November 2017 approval of a casino the Ponca Tribe of Nebraska has proposed to build in Carter Lake, Iowa.

LOS ANGELES | Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors

NonProfit University Blog

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A proposal in Congress to ease the U.S. Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Proposed US banking fix for marijuana may not open all doors at STL.News.

6 Prompts to Properly Propose New Membership Software to Your Board

Aptify

There’s a lot riding on your proposal to the board—staff’s productivity and effectiveness, data security and usefulness, maybe even your reputation, and definitely your stress level.

ROME | New Italian economy minister: no euro exit proposal on tap

NonProfit University Blog

ROME (AP) — Italy’s economy minister says the new populist government isn’t discussing any proposal to leave the eurozone. Continue reading ROME | New Italian economy minister: no euro exit proposal on tap at STL.News.

Coalition’s Proposed Standards Draw Attention After Ad-Blocking Rumor

Associations Now

The post Coalition’s Proposed Standards Draw Attention After Ad-Blocking Rumor appeared first on Associations Now

Proposed Debt Collection Rule Changes Draw Array of Responses

Associations Now

The process of debt collection—a bread-and-butter task for many businesses, albeit one associated with controversial methods—could change significantly, thanks to a new set of proposed federal rules. Too far or not far enough?

Maine Nonprofits Say Property Tax Proposal Would Jeopardize Programs, Services

Associations Now

Paul LePage submitted a proposed budget including a property tax for certain nonprofits. Last year, before releasing his biennial budget proposal, Maine Gov. At a town hall meeting on Wednesday , LePage said the proposal is part of a necessary plan to make Maine more prosperous.

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Addressing Player Needs, Golf Associations Propose Sweeping Changes to the Game

Associations Now

On March 1, the United States Golf Association and the Royal & Ancient—which together govern the game of golf worldwide—proposed a major modernization of the rules. On March 1, the associations released the proposed changes on their websites and across social media.

ASAE Testifies on DC’s Proposed Paid Leave Act

Associations Now

Last week, ASAE urged the DC Council to reconsider provisions of a proposed law that, if passed, would be the most generous family-leave law in the country. The post ASAE Testifies on DC’s Proposed Paid Leave Act appeared first on Associations Now

8 Steps to Getting Great Proposals for Your Association!

SCD Group

Want great proposals? I’ve been on both sides of the “RFP” process: seeking contractors via RFPs and building proposals responding to RFPs. Bottom line: issuing great requests results getting great proposals. Submit awesome requests.

FCC’s ISP Privacy Proposal Draws Mixed Reviews

Associations Now

” The new proposal, announced by the commission last week, would require consumers to opt in by giving consent for their ISP to share their personal data with outside parties. The post FCC’s ISP Privacy Proposal Draws Mixed Reviews appeared first on Associations Now

FAA’s Drone Proposal Forged With Stakeholder Help

Associations Now

The result represents a compromise among a variety of industry stakeholders, some of whom didn’t get everything they wanted out of the final proposal. The post FAA’s Drone Proposal Forged With Stakeholder Help appeared first on Associations Now

IRS to Revise Proposed Rule for Nonprofit Political Activity

Associations Now

After receiving a record-setting number of public comments on a single rule, the Internal Revenue Service and Treasury Department announced they will rewrite a proposed rule that would govern political activities conducted by 501(c)(4) social welfare groups.

In China, Proposed Law Would Clamp Down on Foreign Nonprofits

Associations Now

Under the proposal, all foreign-based nonprofits would be required to register with, and be vetted by, the Chinese government before they could conduct activities in the country. The Chinese government opened the proposal up to public comment, and myriad U.S.-based

Meat, Agriculture Groups Challenge Sustainability Goals in Nutrition Proposal

Associations Now

The post Meat, Agriculture Groups Challenge Sustainability Goals in Nutrition Proposal appeared first on Associations Now The Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, for the first time, considered the impact of the American diet on the environment.

A Call to End the Call for Proposals?

Associations Now

Most associations generate content and select speakers through a call for proposals. The call-for-proposals process is an easy way to engage your current members, sponsors, and vendors in the content-planning process and give them a platform to share their knowledge.

Tech Groups Oppose Internet Wiretapping Proposal

Associations Now

There are a number of serious unintended consequences with this flawed proposal. Michael Beckerman, CEO of the Internet Association, released a statement that was highly critical of the proposal. There are a number of serious unintended consequences with this flawed proposal.

Los Angeles Proposes Plastic Grocery Bag Ban

Associations Now

The City Council must vote on the proposed ordinance again next week for it to be officially adopted. ” The post Los Angeles Proposes Plastic Grocery Bag Ban appeared first on Associations Now

Proposed Copyright Curriculum Leaves Educators, Activists Conflicted

Associations Now

The post Proposed Copyright Curriculum Leaves Educators, Activists Conflicted appeared first on Associations Now

Obama’s Data Breach Proposals Get Associations Talking

Associations Now

While retail and financial groups welcomed the proposals, a key privacy group questioned whether they focus on the right things. Associations had varying reactions to the proposals. The post Obama’s Data Breach Proposals Get Associations Talking appeared first on Associations No

Associations at Odds Over Proposed Massachusetts Ban on Noncompete Clauses

Associations Now

Deval Patrick (D) proposed legislation in April that would ban the practice of keeping employees from working for a competitor under most circumstances. The post Associations at Odds Over Proposed Massachusetts Ban on Noncompete Clauses appeared first on Associations Now