Small associations have big opportunities: benchmark report

YourMembership Blog

The post Small associations have big opportunities: benchmark report appeared first on YourMembership. In a recent benchmark study, Community Brands set out to discover what’s going on behind the scenes at associations with small staffs (10 or fewer). What are their top priorities? Are they expecting growth? How are they preparing for the future? It turns out that associations with small staffs have opportunities to boost their use.

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New report: Association marketing has a ways to go

Aaron Wolowiec

Only 25 percent of study participants report members perceive their marketing communications as always relevant and professional. According to the report, print is still an effective marketing vehicle among associations. Marketing is much more difficult than most people think.

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Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks Associations

For education departments with programs that need to be measured and reported on, look for ways to make your data work for you. These other systems have deficiencies in assessment reporting in general (for example, you may not be able to see how a learner answered a specific question).

Justifying your Learning Management System with Outcomes Reporting

Web Courseworks Associations

For education departments with programs that need to be measured and reported on, look for ways to make your data work for you. These other systems have deficiencies in assessment reporting in general (for example, you may not be able to see how a learner answered a specific question).

2013 – A Progress Report.

Robert M Barnes

Finish making the basketball backboard for my … Continue reading → A Dangerous Mind 2013 bucketlist Colorado Dangerous Minds Insurance lists progress report Report Services Snowboard things to do United States (www.humanizebook.com) Here is an update on the things I made a commitment to myself to do this year. I really feel I am getting somewhere and it is nice to tick a few boxes.

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Sneak peek: Benchmark report on small-staff associations

YourMembership Blog

The post Sneak peek: Benchmark report on small-staff associations appeared first on YourMembership. Associations with small staffs face big challenges. They must attract and engage new members and plan for their organization’s future. But what are their top priorities? Are they expecting growth? How are they preparing for the future? Community Brands set out to answer these and other questions in a recent survey of small staff (10.

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7 Tips to Improve Your Marketing Reporting and Prove Your Worth

Higher Logic

Solid data analysis and reporting are some of the best ways to show the value of the work you do and prove that your organization is getting a great return on their investment. Now you’re saying, “but Marisa…reporting is the hard part.”). Decide on a Reporting Cadence.

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2014 Internet Report

Spark Consulting

This is a DENSE and long slide deck, but it’s worth checking out the whole thing: Mary Meeker’s 2014 Internet report from dmccarthy104. It’s the annual awesomeness from Mary Meeker. My top takeaways include: Although growth is slowing in other areas, mobile and tablets continue to grow at an exponential pace. What is your association doing to respond? (Oh Oh – and much as I love my iPhone, Android devices are KILLING IT.).

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Have You Seen the IDC MarketScape Report on Online Communities?

Higher Logic

Companies use IDC services and reports to help them make technology purchasing decisions. Check out IDC’s report summary of Higher Logic here. Higher Logic is one of nine companies that made the final report, which includes SPRINKLR, INC.,

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3 Reports No Association Can Live Without

MembersClicks

Reporting is one of the most valuable tools you have in your association’s toolbox. With reports, you can gain the insights needed to better your organization - and who doesn’t want that?! But are you fully leveraging the power of reporting?

2018 Association Innovation Benchmarking Report

Membership Marketing

These are some of the questions that Marketing General Incorporated (MGI) asked association professionals, in conjunction with our client the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), for the 2018 Association Innovation Benchmarking Report.

Meetings, Education & Professional Development Survey Report

Association Adviser

Check out highlights from the report below, and head over to Event Garde’s blog for links to the summary and full report. The post Meetings, Education & Professional Development Survey Report appeared first on Association Adviser.

2017 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report

Membership Marketing

The 2017 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report is now available as a downloadable PDF. Once again, many more associations are reporting an increase in their membership compared to those siting a membership decline. In fact, many associations report substantial growth rates.

The Reporting Trick that Makes Association Data More Useful

Higher Logic

If all your association’s data and reports focus on the big picture or individuals, then you’re not able to see how well chapters, committees, and other groups are performing. Many associations and nonprofits work with data on two levels: organization-wide and individual.

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The 2018 Internet Trends Report is Out

SocialFish

Internet Trends Report 2018 from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Tons of useful and interesting data, as always. Grab a coffee – this will take you a while to get through. Photo by Yeshi Kangrang on Unsplash. Debunking the Hype Industry Insider Useful Data

How to Write a Volunteer Program Report That Proves Your Volunteers’ Impact

Wild Apricot

Elisa Kosarin, CVA, explains how to prepare a volunteer report that will prove their value Want to help your organization see just how valuable your volunteers are?

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6 Steps to Generating a Brilliant Annual Report

GrowthZone

Tweet An Annual Report isn’t just for your association’s Board of Directors.; Here are six steps for writing an effective association annual report: Define the Audience. What do you want to accomplish with the report?

Email Report: Technical Growth, Interactives Picking Up

Associations Now

Litmus’ 2019 State of Email report highlights the issues to watch out for (including Google AMP’s email variant) and trends to follow in email this year. Among the highlights of the latest report: Mobile, Gmail remain the biggest drivers.

[ROUNDUP] 2018 State of Marketing Automation: Association Benchmark Report

Higher Logic

Our new 2018 benchmark report, the first of its kind strictly for associations , combines our traditional email benchmarking report with a new industry survey focused on marketing automation (MA). This is worthy to note, especially if your organization falls into the 18 percent of respondents who reported having no plans to use marketing automation. The Full Report: There’s More Where that Data Came From.

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Eric Lanke: Should Committees Report to the Board?

Eric Lanke

Should Committees Report to the Board? Should committees report to the board?" Who else are the going to report to?". And if that is the case, shouldnt these committees "report" to the chief staff executive, the way other members of the staff do? Eric Lanke.

Expense Reports Are Evolving, But Are Organizations?

Associations Now

While technologies like artificial intelligence can make it easier to pinpoint instances of expense-report fraud, many organizations haven’t embraced digital reporting. How closely is your association monitoring expense reports?

5 key takeaways from association learning and technology report.

YourMembership Blog

Community Brands recently sponsored a report. The post 5 key takeaways from association learning and technology report. I’m a numbers girl, it’s true. Data tells such a rich story when used appropriately, and can really be a guide to so many decisions we make daily. As influencers in our organizations, it’s crucial we have the data in our back pocket to justify spending allocations, strategies and execution. appeared first on YourMembership.

Getting Ready for Annual Reports

Wild Apricot

Here are some best practices and tips for those just getting started with Annual Report planning. annual reports member communication Non-profit Communications

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Post-event fulfillment reports: Setting the stage for sponsor renewals

Aaron Wolowiec

Post-event fulfillment reports consistently rank at the top of sponsor lists in terms of the most valuable services provided by conference hosts. So what is a post-event fulfillment report? So what does it take to develop and release your first post-event fulfillment report?

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Webinar Posted: 2017 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report

Membership Marketing

The headline for the soon to be released 2017 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report is that for the ninth consecutive year, many more associations are reporting an increase in their membership compared to those noting a membership decline. 2017 Benchmarking Report

Associations Keep Attention on Climate Change Report

Associations Now

An in-depth scientific report from several federal agencies that paints a dire picture of the coming effects of climate change was released quietly on the day after Thanksgiving. National Wildlife Federation CEO Collin O’Mara, for one, criticized the timing of the report’s release. “It’s

2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Wild Apricot

The latest edition of the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report offers up some excellent insight into the minds of non-profit staff. We''ve gathered some highlights and shared a handy inforgraphic to help make sense of it all. nonprofit research

The 2018 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report

Membership Marketing

The tenth anniversary edition of MGI’s Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report is now available to download. Similarly, a large proportion of associations have reported very stable renewal rates over the past ten years. Here is the link to download the full report.

Free Download: 2015 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report

Membership Marketing

Once again, I am pleased to share the just released 2015 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report with you. Of the participating associations this year, 46% reported membership growth, representing a decrease from the 53% who reported growth in 2014.

IBM Report on Social Business

Jamie Notter

IBM is a leader in social business, and I like how their latest report frames the opportunities for companies who want to go in this direction. Based on their research, companies that are doing this are using social business to do three things: Create valued customer experiences.

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Report: More People Gave or Volunteered in 2018

Associations Now

A new report from CAF America credited a strong economy for helping to improve numbers for charitable donations and volunteering last year. The report is part of a larger global series on charitable giving being published in Australia, Canada, Russia, South Africa, India, and other countries.

2017 Association Email Marketing Benchmark Report

Informz

The report you’ve been waiting for all year — the 2017 Association Email Marketing Benchmark Report — is now available! Designed exclusively for association marketers, this report will help you set goals, analyze your own metrics, and evaluate the email landscape.

Three Top Takeaways from the 2017 State of Community Management Report

Higher Logic

Many people in the community industry look forward to the findings in The Community Roundtable’s annual State of Community Management (SOCM) report, which helps guide their community efforts, ensures they keep up on the latest trends and keeps them competitive in the marketplace.

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Telling Your Story Through Your Annual Report

Wild Apricot

Here are some tips and examples of how to tell your organization's story to make your annual report more engaging and compelling. Non-profit Communications annual reports

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What to Include in Your Annual Report

Wild Apricot

What should you include in your annual report to inspire and inform? Non-profit Communications annual reports

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CSAE Canadian Association Financial Operations Study: Participate by November 30 For Free Highlights, Deep Report Discounts!

Portage Group

Participants will receive a free highlight report as well as deep discounts to purchase the full Financial Operations study report when it is published in a few weeks' time. How Does Your Association Stack Up?

5 Reports No Association Should Live Without

MembersClicks

With the right reports, it’s easy to uncover powerful data. See if your software includes some of these common reports: Small Staff ChatterYour association management software is the lifeblood of your organization.

Are Chapters Worth The Effort: 2016 Chapter Benchmarking Report

Mariner

According the 2016 Chapter Benchmarking report , associations lean on chapters for member engagement, leadership development, membership. recruitment, marketing/communications and local resources – rating these elements as 'absolutely essential' to 'essential' roles.

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Key Findings from the State of Community Management Report 2018

SocialFish

The Community Roundtable’s seminal State of Community Management Report 2018 is out!! Here are a few excerpts from the SOCM report. And my personal favorite chart: DOWNLOAD AND READ THE WHOLE REPORT to get the scoop on all of this and a LOT more.

Choosing a Format for your Annual Report

Wild Apricot

This is the final post in our Annual Report blog series. Non-profit Communications annual reportsIt offers tips and ideas on the type of format - e.g., print, digital, video - that's right for your organization.

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