Recruiting Members Face-to-Face

Eric Lanke

I was on the road again this past week. As has become my habit, whenever I find myself going somewhere, I check our database to see if there are any members in the area and, if so, I try to reserve some time to go visit them. That worked for one of our most engaged members this week, but on this particular trip there was another kind of opportunity that presented itself.

Industry Hiring Managers: Reach & Recruit Only the Best Candidates

YourMembership Blog

Niche job boards, recruitment advertising and sponsorship solutions make it easier than ever for associations to bring value to their industry and members. The post Industry Hiring Managers: Reach & Recruit Only the Best Candidates appeared first on YourMembership.

5 quick member recruitment wins

Optimist Consulting

So here are five quick membership recruitment wins: 1. I have found in the past that a focused effort on trying to recruit key potential members can be a good way to grow membership. Host a recruitment event. Membership Membership Recruitment

Recruit the Whole Person

Spark Consulting

Last week, I was teaching the volunteer management course for ASAE’s Association Management Week with the smart and talented Andrea Rutledge (Executive Director of the National Architectural Accrediting Board), and she and I got chatting about membership recruitment. What are you doing to “recruit the whole person”?

Membership Hack: Recruiting Award

Associations Now

To encourage membership recruitment, the North American Association of Floor Covering Distributors gives an award to the member who is the biggest connector. This award has become an effective way to incentive our recruitment process.”. It’s what Gammonley calls “tag-team recruiting.”

Looking for new staff? Get recruitment ready!

Optimist Consulting

Great news, you’re about to recruit a new staff member! When recruiting to a brand new post, or re-defining an existing one, it’s very easy to try and squash every task imaginable that isn’t being fulfilled elsewhere (or someone is trying to offload), into one job.

SNMMI Rekindles and Sparks Recruitment Among Their Lapsed Member Base [Case Study]

Higher Logic

Moving forward, SNMMI’s staff now has the knowledge and skills needed to efficiently: Develop strategic, automated marketing campaigns using the Higher Logic platform for a variety of functions, including recruitment, renewal, sales, and event registration. Re-purpose messaging and design templates for recruitment campaigns, regular renewal outreach, and member engagement based on the established personas.

Girl Scouts stress ‘girl power’ in new recruitment efforts

NonProfit University Blog

They recruited Queen Latifah to narrate a video featuring famous former Girl Scouts — Venus Williams, Katie Couric and many more. Continue reading Girl Scouts stress ‘girl power’ in new recruitment efforts at STL.News.

3 Strategies to Recruit Members Through Association Software

Blue Sky eLearn

When it comes to recruitment for your association, you have to walk a thin line. Ready to recruit a fresh pool of members for your program? One time-tested way to boost recruitment is through members-only benefits.

3 Surprising Truths about Recruiting


On Association Success this past month, Jamie’s been writing all about recruiting. What We Can’t Admit About Recruiting. I don’t mean recruiters and candidates are lying outright (though obviously that does happen).

Monday Buzz: Recruiting Student Volunteers

Associations Now

The post Monday Buzz: Recruiting Student Volunteers appeared first on Associations Now Inspire more students to participate in volunteer work. Also: Discover an efficient way to promote your content through Twitter. Volunteering is mutually beneficial.

Recruit Great Association Volunteers


Recruiting association volunteers can be tough. The post Recruit Great Association Volunteers appeared first on GrowthZone. Retaining them can be even tougher. But if you unlock the secret to the psychology behind volunteering, you’ll have a formula that works.

Leveraging Live Events for Membership Recruitment – Moery Flash Webinar - Moery Company

The Moery Company

What better place to recruit new members than during a live association event? The post Leveraging Live Events for Membership Recruitment – Moery Flash Webinar appeared first on The Moery Company. Key to success is tactical preparation on several fronts.

Membership Hack: Card-Carrying Volunteer Recruiter

Associations Now

The New Jersey Society of CPAs recruits volunteers with a business card that removes the barriers to getting involved. The New Jersey Society of CPAs was on a mission to engage members face-to-face and recruit some volunteers at the same time.

The Secret to Recruiting Association Volunteers


Recruiting them can be tough. Get the rest of the secrets for recruiting and retaining volunteers: Download the Association Success Kit. The post The Secret to Recruiting Association Volunteers appeared first on GrowthZone. You need volunteers to keep your association humming.

Wednesday Buzz: Recruiting Passionate Members As Marketers

Associations Now

The post Wednesday Buzz: Recruiting Passionate Members As Marketers appeared first on Associations Now Leverage the importance of word of mouth by encouraging your members to volunteer their voices. Also: Dreamforce is big this year. Really big.

Building an Amazing Volunteer Recruitment Strategy: The Conversation Continues.

Wild Apricot Blog

Barry Altland, author recently held an expert webinar with Wild Apricot titled, “How to Build an Amazing Volunteer Recruitment Strategy.” The webinar participants asked Barry many questions about recruitment and volunteering. webinar altland barry volunteer recruitmentRead on to see Barry's insights.

How to Recruit and Retain Millennial Employees (Hint: Start by Building Community)

Higher Logic

So if you want to recruit millennials, foster a collaborative environment that lets employees learn and build professional relationships. Best of all, an online community makes it easy for you to demonstrate a collaborative work environment to recruits.

Three Membership Recruitment Tips

JP Moery

Ditch the "Ten Reasons to Join Association" brochure. We''ve contacted tens of thousands of prospects this year. And, most companies join an association for one reason and one only. Have a thoughtful dialogue to ID that reason, and stay focused on delivering the value around the key consideration.2. It''s not in the budget. I''ve found this is actually an increasingly legitimate objection. Discretionary dollars are just scarce.

Membership Essentials: Recruitment and Renewal Strategies Webinar

Membership Marketing

A recording of the live webinar that I presented this month on Membership Recruitment and Renewal Strategies is now available online. Membership Acquisition Membership Recruitment Membership Retention Renewal Webinar

Member Recruitment Gone Wrong

Wild Apricot Blog

In this guest post, Meagan Rockett describes her personal experience with membership recruitment gone wrong and offers some tips for getting it right. Membership renewal membership

How to Recruit Volunteers from Your Email List

Wild Apricot Blog

If you’re sending emails to your contact list, asking for volunteers, but not getting a lot of response, it’s likely that your emails are getting lost in your recipients’ inboxes. Here's one simple thing you can do to get your emails to stand out. Volunteers personalization email emails

2018 Member Recruitment Techniques: What's Hot and What's Not


We’ve recently checked out Marketing General Incorporated’s Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report and found some member recruitment facts we think you should know! Check out what member recruitment techniques your association needs to focus on and the ones you can ditch in 2018! As you may well know, marketing trends are changing all the time. So how do you keep up?

US Army reverses course on discharging 1 immigrant recruit

NonProfit University Blog

Army has reversed its decision to discharge an immigrant recruit who was booted from the military after enlisting with a promised path to citizenship. Calixto is one of dozens of immigrant recruits and reservists who immigration attorneys say have faced military discharges and canceled contracts in recent months. Continue reading US Army reverses course on discharging 1 immigrant recruit at STL.News. The U.S.

Top Membership Recruitment Strategies

The Moery Company

Check out this Facebook Live Clip – JP reveals several membership recruitment strategies. The post Top Membership Recruitment Strategies appeared first on The Moery Company. [link]. Membership Development

Recruiting members. and keeping them

Association Adviser

Are you at a stalemate when it comes to recruiting and retaining members? Create a contest and challenge members to recruit others to join. For each new recruit, the member’s name goes into a drawing for an iPad. Branch out from the typical places you recruit members.

How Moose Became King of the Forest: 5 Tips for Recruiting

YourMembership Blog

But like many other membership-based organizations, the Moose often finds itself riding through the peaks and valleys of member recruitment. Generally, its membership drive relies on existing members sticking around year after year and reaching out to recruit their friends to join, too.

Monday Buzz: How to Recruit Small Businesses

Associations Now

Recruiting small businesses to join your organization is difficult, but these tips could help. Many organizations already know the value of recruiting small businesses as members, but servicing emerging businesses can come with a unique set of challenges.

A LinkedIn-Centric Strategy for Member Recruitment

Associations Now

And, as the group grew in size, Barkan touted its increasing numbers in his templated recruiting messages. Membership recruiting in LinkedIn poses two tricky challenges for associations, Barkan says. How does your association use LinkedIn for member recruitment?

Recruiting Members For Keeps – Free Expert Webinar

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are the details about our next Expert Webinar session: Recruiting Members for Keeps – Thurs. December 11 at 1:00 PM (Eastern). webinar membership

4 Quick Tips for Online Membership Recruitment


Well for starters, membership recruitment. By now, we all know how powerful the Internet can be. We’ve seen posts and videos go viral, and people and organizations directly impacted (if not majorly changed) by that. Just look at the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - more than $115 million raised.

Recruiting Members – Your Questions Answered

Wild Apricot Blog

During our recent Recruiting Members For Keeps webinar sessions, we had a number of questions from participants. Here are the questions and answers from presenter Trish Hudson. webinar-membership

MILWAUKEE | As US market weakens, Harley-Davidson recruits new riders

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading MILWAUKEE | As US market weakens, Harley-Davidson recruits new riders at STL.News. General Donald Trump European Union tariffs Harley-Davidson recruits new riders international trade war Milwaukee TodayNews US market weakensMILWAUKEE (AP) — Harley-Davidson, the iconic brand that sells its customers an image of freedom and adventure, found itself in an unwanted role this week: poster child for the damage of an international trade war.

Volunteer Recruitment Resource

Wild Apricot Blog

Here's a new volunteer recruitment resource that offers tips and secrets from volunteer managers. Volunteers

4 Reasons Why You Need a Board Recruitment Process

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are 4 reasons to develop a board recruitment process and a new resource that can help. Board volunteer-recruitment

Three WOM Member Recruitment Strategies

The Moery Company

The report reveals the most effective recruitment methods as surveyed by associations. Now, go recruit some new members. The post Three WOM Member Recruitment Strategies appeared first on The Moery Company.

Coaches vs. Cancer: Groups’ Fundraising Strategy Eyes New Recruits

Associations Now

Here’s why ACS recruited some of college basketball’s top coaches to their team. As we were thinking about a way to engage for donations, we started with the consumer insight that people are really interested in how coaches recruit.

What a Recruiter Looks for in CEO Candidates

Associations Now

But that’s not the only thing a recruiter and hiring committee are looking for. So what are recruiters and hiring committees looking for? The post What a Recruiter Looks for in CEO Candidates appeared first on Associations Now

Four Things that Turned This Association’s Annual Conference into a Member Recruiting Machine

Wild Apricot Blog

But, what many associations don’t realize is that the annual conference can also be their biggest member recruiter. For many associations the annual conference is the biggest event of the year.

Membership Recruitment Tips from the Best Sales People – Moery Webinar - Moery Company

The Moery Company

Moderated by JP Moery, sales team members Mike Thomas and Bethany Murphy will provide insights and practical stories on successful recruitment. This promises to be an engaging session to discuss: Recruiting and engaging new members at live events. Recruiting mid-market companies.