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”?

Volunteer Recruitment: Crafting a Compelling Email

MembersClicks

Does your association or chamber currently have a volunteer recruitment strategy in place? For that reason, it’s best to have an ongoing recruitment strategy. Or is that strategy, we ask for volunteers as we need them ?

3 Different Types of Member Recruitment Events to Try

MembersClicks

Planning events specifically for recruitment can be really effective - after all, communicating membership value is a whole lot easier in person. Here are a few refreshing ways to engage your prospects face-to-face with current members: Small Staff Chatter member recruitment

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.

How personalised is your membership recruitment material?

Optimist Consulting

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

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.

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.

JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 167: Top Tips for Generating Winning Collateral Materials for Membership Recruitment

Moery Company

But, created and utilized strategically, collateral materials for membership recruitment can significantly benefit your sales effort. But, created and utilized strategically, collateral materials for membership recruitment can significantly benefit your sales effort.

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.

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: 30 in 30 Recruitment Drive

Associations Now

To commemorate its 75th anniversary, the National Association of Concessionaires recently launched a member-referral program to recruit 30 new members in 30 days. The recruitment campaign, called 30 in 30 , is a challenge to get 30 new members to join in 30 days.

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).

Member Recruitment Gone Wrong

Wild Apricot

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 New Members at Your Events

Membersuite

Leverage their attention to improve member recruitment efforts! ???Event attendees are the “warmest” membership leads. Try out these ideas for marketing membership to attendees before, during, and after your event

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.

4 Reasons Why You Need a Board Recruitment Process

Wild Apricot

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

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.

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.”

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.

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.

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

Recruiting Members – Your Questions Answered

Wild Apricot

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

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

Volunteer Recruitment Resource

Wild Apricot

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

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.

How to Recruit Volunteers from Your Email List

Wild Apricot

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

Should You Invest in Recruiting Software?

Associations Now

Recruiting software can help HR teams become more efficient, but before you jump on board, you’ve got to know which function you’re looking to improve. According to a recently released Marketresearchpro report , the recruiting software market is set to experience worldwide growth by 2025.

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

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.

Volunteer Recruitment Checklist and Guide

Wild Apricot

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 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.

Hotel Group Launches New Job-Recruiting Initiative

Associations Now

The American Hotel & Lodging Association’s Hospitality is Working campaign will support the recruitment and placement of Opportunity Youth—16 to 24-year-olds who are out of both school and the workforce—in the hospitality industry.

Recruiting Members For Keeps – Webinar Highlights

Wild Apricot

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

Report: Social Media Gaining Ground as Talent Recruitment Tool

Associations Now

The fundamentals of staff recruiting aren’t exactly on their way out, but HR departments should take note: Social media is gaining ground as a talent prospecting tool. This may point to inequities in other forms of recruitment, Clutch suggests.

The Secret to Recruiting the Best Talent: Authentic Employer Branding

SocialFish

Join Jamie Notter and Charlie Judy at WorkXO for the first in our new HR webinar series in partnership with QuestionPro about The Secret to Recruiting the Best Talent: Authentic Employer Branding. Why is it so hard to recruit and retain the right talent? Have you enjoyed our culture-related content?

The Secret to Recruiting the Best Talent: Authentic Employer Branding

SocialFish

Join Jamie Notter and Charlie Judy at WorkXO for the first in our new HR webinar series in partnership with QuestionPro about The Secret to Recruiting the Best Talent: Authentic Employer Branding. Why is it so hard to recruit and retain the right talent? Have you enjoyed our culture-related content?

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.