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.

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?

Air Force Association Proposes Alternative to Space Force

Associations Now

Warning against the separation of air and space military capabilities, the Air Force Association argues that the mission that President Trump’s proposed Space Force would carry out would be better accomplished with a new joint Aerospace Force.

WASHINGTON | Proposed rule change worries some about radiation regulation

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading WASHINGTON | Proposed rule change worries some about radiation regulation at STL.News.

UTAH | Proposed fishing changes

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading UTAH | Proposed fishing changes at STL.News. Recommended changes will affect anglers in 2019 and 2020. UTAH– Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources are recommending changes that will affect anglers in Utah for the next two years.

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WASHINGTON | Postal Service proposes 5 cent increase to first-class stamp

NonProfit University Blog

The proposed increase would take effect in January. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Postal Service proposes 5 cent increase to first-class stamp at STL.News. WASHINGTON — The U.S.

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.

RIO DE JANEIRO | A look at the campaign proposals made by Brazil’s Bolsonaro

NonProfit University Blog

28 runoff against former Sao Paulo mayor Fernando Haddad, Bolsonaro’s main proposals are sure to come under much scrutiny. Continue reading RIO DE JANEIRO | A look at the campaign proposals made by Brazil’s Bolsonaro at STL.News.

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Trump administration proposes mileage rollback

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Trump administration’s proposal to roll back Obama-era mileage standards (all times local): 9:55 p.m. The Trump administration has proposed weakening Obama-era mileage standards designed to make cars more fuel-efficient. The proposed rule could roil the auto industry and weaken one of the federal government’s chief weapons against climate change — regulating emissions from cars and other vehicles.

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

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.

BERLIN | German foreign minister sets out proposed US strategy

NonProfit University Blog

BERLIN — Germany’s foreign minister is setting out proposals for a “balanced partnership” with the United States that would include setting up payment channels that are independent of the U.S.

WASHINGTON | Trump proposes car-mileage rollback; states sue in protest

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON— Citing safety, the Trump administration on Thursday proposed rolling back car-mileage standards, backing away from years of government efforts to cut Americans’ trips to the gas station and reduce unhealthy, climate-changing tailpipe emissions.

WASHINGTON | Mueller offers Trump team new proposal for interview

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading WASHINGTON | Mueller offers Trump team new proposal for interview at STL.News. Politics asked questions Mueller offers perhaps willing person briefed proposal for interview Robert Mueller Special Counsel TodayNews Trump lawyers Trump team new Washington Washington News

LONDON | No fault: UK proposes major easing of divorce procedures

NonProfit University Blog

LONDON— The British government is proposing to introduce “no-fault” divorces and make other changes to make it much easier for married couples to divorce. ” New legislation would be needed to make these proposals law. Continue reading LONDON | No fault: UK proposes major easing of divorce procedures at STL.News.

KANSAS | River Proposal Threatens Kansas Lakes, Rivers

NonProfit University Blog

TOPEKA, KS – To meet Nebraska’s legal obligation to increase the flow of the Republican River into Kansas, the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District has proposed creating a connection in Nebraska between the Platte River Basin and the Republican River Basin.

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.

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

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.

DHS News: DHS Announces New Proposed Immigration Rule to Enforce Long-Standing Law that Promotes Self-Sufficiency, Protects American Taxpayers

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading DHS News: DHS Announces New Proposed Immigration Rule to Enforce Long-Standing Law that Promotes Self-Sufficiency, Protects American Taxpayers at STL.News. Politics Department of Homeland Security enforcement Homeland Security immigration proposed immigration rule TodayNews

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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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.

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.

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

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.

ATLANTA | Consultant fired after backlash over proposal to close most polling places in majority-black county in Georgia

NonProfit University Blog

ATLANTA— Consultant fired after backlash over proposal to close most polling places in majority-black county in Georgia. Continue reading ATLANTA | Consultant fired after backlash over proposal to close most polling places in majority-black county in Georgia at STL.News.

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

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

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.

SAN FRANCISCO | Tesla CEO drops latest bombshell with $72B buyout proposal

NonProfit University Blog

In his typically unorthodox fashion, the eccentric Musk dropped his bombshell on his Twitter account, which he has used as a platform for pranks, vitriol and now for a proposal to pull off one of the biggest buyouts in U.S.

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.

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.

HOUSTON | Houston City Council short circuits proposed robot brothel

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading HOUSTON | Houston City Council short circuits proposed robot brothel at STL.News. HOUSTON — A Canadian company’s plan to open a so-called robot brothel in Houston has been short circuited by city leaders.

Pharmaceutical Firms Tackle Proposed FDA Social Media Guidelines

Associations Now

Trade groups and drug giants alike have raised significant concerns about proposed social media compliance guidelines from the Food and Drug Administration. The post Pharmaceutical Firms Tackle Proposed FDA Social Media Guidelines appeared first on Associations Now

WASHINGTON | White House: Trump delaying proposed next meeting with Russia’s Putin until 2019, citing Mueller probe

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON — White House: Trump delaying proposed next meeting with Russia’s Putin until 2019, citing Mueller probe. Continue reading WASHINGTON | White House: Trump delaying proposed next meeting with Russia’s Putin until 2019, citing Mueller probe at STL.News.

WASHINGTON  | Proposed Trump-Putin meeting at White House is put off

NonProfit University Blog

WASHINGTON — That White House summit President Donald Trump proposed with Russian President Vladimir Putin isn’t going to happen anytime soon. Continue reading WASHINGTON | Proposed Trump-Putin meeting at White House is put off at STL.News.

New York News: A.G. Underwood Statement On Devos Proposal To Rescind Gainful Employment Rule

NonProfit University Blog

Underwood Statement On Devos Proposal To Rescind Gainful Employment Rule at STL.News. underwood devos proposal New York new york attorney general rescind gainful employment rule statement TodayNewsNEW YORK — New York Attorney General Barbara D.

BERLIN | German, French leaders propose Eurozone budget

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading BERLIN | German, French leaders propose Eurozone budget at STL.News.

Advertising Groups Cry Foul Over Proposed Tax Changes

Associations Now

Industry associations are gearing up for a fight over reforms proposed in Congress that would effectively cut the advertising tax deduction in half. The post Advertising Groups Cry Foul Over Proposed Tax Changes appeared first on Associations Now

DC Tattoo Artists Petition to Stop Proposed Regulations

Associations Now

For a second time in a year, Washington’s tattoo shops and artists say, the Health Department has proposed rules that show a basic lack of understanding of their work. The post DC Tattoo Artists Petition to Stop Proposed Regulations appeared first on Associations Now

BRUSSELS  | EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds

NonProfit University Blog

BRUSSELS — The European Union is proposing bans on plastic products like cotton buds, straws, stirs and balloon sticks when alternatives are easily available in an attempt to cut marine litter. Continue reading BRUSSELS | EU proposes to ban plastic straws, stirs, and cotton buds at STL.News.

Manufacturers, Health Advocates Divided on FDA’s E-Cigarette Proposal

Associations Now

Testing the Waters The FDA’s e-cigarette proposal almost got an early showing thanks to the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association. But this week, the Food and Drug Administration released a proposal that aims to change that.