Three Must-Haves for Successful Membership Recruitment

Moery Company

In our experiences, the authentic stories of success from members are the most convincing recruitment tools, yet the technique is used infrequently. Look at your current membership recruitment efforts. Istock_Credit:Michail_Petrov96.

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”?

3 Ways to Bump Up Your Member Recruitment Game

MembersClicks

Here are three ways to bump up your association’s member recruitment game: association management membership management Association ViewsIf there’s one common goal for associations across the globe, it’s grow , grow , grow. But we know as well as you do, easier said than done.

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.

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

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.

How personalised is your membership recruitment material?

Optimist Consulting

Membership Recruitment membership recruitment I recently received this personalised printed membership invitation from the IoD.

Membership Hack: Recruitment Competition for Chapters

Associations Now

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is in the final few weeks of its fall membership drive, and last week it upped the ante by announcing cash and prize incentives that will be awarded its top recruiters.

Daily Buzz: Rethink Your Recruiting Process

Associations Now

To find the right person, you have to tweak the recruiting process. When it comes to recruiting new team members, it’s important to find people who fit your company culture. The post Daily Buzz: Rethink Your Recruiting Process appeared first on Associations Now

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.”

Membership 101: Recruitment versus Retention versus Renewal

Spark Consulting

Recruitment, retention, and renewal are related, but they aren’t the same thing. Recruitment is what you do to get people in the door of your association in the first place. When you recruit a member, you are both choosing to start a relationship with each other.

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.

Membership Hack: Instagram Recruitment

Associations Now

It only makes sense that the American Society of Interior Designers would use Instagram, a social media platform that’s visually inclined, to recruit new members. This is a campaign geared toward recruiting our young, emerging professionals,” she says. “We

JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 123: A Major Membership Recruitment Opportunity - Moery Company

Moery Company

Today, many associations are gravitating toward the recruitment of small or large businesses, says Host JP Moery. The biggest opportunity, although fraught with challenges, is the recruitment of the medium-sized business in your industry.

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

3 Surprising Truths about Recruiting

SocialFish

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.

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.

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

Recruit Great Association Volunteers

GrowthZone

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.

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

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

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.

Volunteer Recruitment Resource

Wild Apricot Blog

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

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.

Three Membership Recruitment Tips

Moery Company

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.

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.

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

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.

The Secret to Recruiting Association Volunteers

GrowthZone

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.

Volunteer Recruitment Checklist and Guide

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are two new resources from Wild Apricot - Getting Started with Volunteer Recruitment and Volunteer Recruitment Checklist - designed for the staff or volunteers of small non-profits and membership organizations who are new to volunteer recruitment.

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

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.

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.

Recruiting Members For Keeps – Webinar Highlights

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are highlights of our Recruiting Members For Keeps Webinar – and links to the full video recording and presentation. membership

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.

Seven Levers to Increase Membership Recruitment

Membership Marketing

Seven Levers to Increase Membership Recruitment. Here are seven strategic levers or opportunities to explore in order to increase your new member recruitment efforts. If you have strong returns from your recruitment efforts, you probably are not reaching your full market potential.

Member Recruitment Tactics: Is Paid Digital Marketing the New Direct Mail?

MembersClicks

What marketing channels does your association use to recruit new members? Of those channels, which ones are the most successful?

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?

Using Social Media to Recruit, Engage and Grow Your Membership

Wild Apricot Blog

Check out the seven key insights for using social media to recruit, engage and grow your membership – shared during one of our Small Membership Advisory sessions

4 Quick Tips for Online Membership Recruitment

MembersClicks

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.

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.

Your Member Recruiting Campaign Will Fail Without This

YourMembership Blog

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