Leveraging Team Learning at Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

Traditionally teams from organizations attend a conference with a divide-and-conquer game plan, as they split up and attend as many different sessions as they can. Doing business—especially buying and selling—has become more of a team sport. The Science of Team Learning.

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If You Build It, Will Teams Come?

Velvet Chainsaw

This is the second installment of a two-part blog on team learning. In the first , we looked at why it’s a smart conference strategy. Since our work culture is mostly team-based, it’s about time we reflected it in our conference design. Design for Team Learning.

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Building a board strategy

Aaron Wolowiec

A team mindset. Establishes, prioritizes and monitors goals and interim measurement standards — A strategic board values establishing strategic goals and the corresponding standards or criteria relevant to overseeing implementation of strategies to achieve these goals.

How to Give Your Customer Success Team Superpowers

Higher Logic

Is your customer success team burnt out? With recent emphasis on customer success programs and the rise in rapidly scaling tech companies, customer success teams are often strapped for resources and time. But who benefits most from this data but your customer success team?

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What Makes a High-Performing Team?

Higher Logic

Whether it was sports teams or other team-oriented extracurriculars, many of us spent a good chunk of our adolescence learning how to function on a team.As No matter what you do professionally, almost everyone needs to work in a team at some point.

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Building a board strategy

Aaron Wolowiec

A team mindset. Establishes, prioritizes and monitors goals and interim measurement standards — A strategic board values establishing strategic goals and the corresponding standards or criteria relevant to overseeing implementation of strategies to achieve these goals.

Work from Home Tips from the Moery Team

Moery Company

When the spread of the coronavirus reached our shores, and began to disrupt how most industries work, we were more than prepared to seamlessly take our team 100% remote. Here are some tips from our own team on how they stay focused and motivated.

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7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

What are the best ways that your organization can step up its online strategy in order to acquire more members? When it comes to strengthening your online member acquisition strategy, there is no technique so effective as leveraging social media to expand your outreach abilities.

What Executive Teams Need Now

Associations Now

Effective teams demand flexibility and creative thinking now. Executives want team players—that’s a truism so true that it hardly bears much attention. So the CEOs who care to assemble teams that possess this kind of flexibility may have to be “chaos pilots” themselves.

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5 qualities of a successful online learning team.

YourMembership Blog

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Members Hire Bold Strategies

Potomac Core

Members Hire Bold Strategies. As busy executives are under constant pressure to meet and exceed profit targets, they expect the organizations they are part of to deliver bold strategies and results. New Mantra: Members Hire Bold Strategies. Members Hire Bold Strategies.

Three Ways for Marketing Teams to Improve Content Strategy

Associations Now

Marketing departments need a content strategy that aligns with the association’s mission, engages members, and allows for repurposing across multiple channels. Association marketing teams looking to improve their content strategy should focus on three areas—alignment, engagement, and reuse.

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3 Association Growth Strategies

Potomac Core

Those organizations who utilize these 3 Association Growth Strategies can help impact member outcomes and as a result better position their members and their organizations for long term success. 3 Association Growth Strategies. 3 Association Growth Strategies.

The Anatomy of an Effective Customer Community Team

Higher Logic

The list goes on, which is why customer communities function best with diverse teams that bring together experts from different departments. Putting together this kind of team isn’t easy. Developing engagement, content, and growth strategies. Leadership Team.

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Better Engage Staff Teams Who Attend Your Conference

Associations Now

This group clearly did a phenomenal job plotting out their team’s time at #ASAE19, and they got me thinking about whether associations should have a strategy to support staff teams who may be attending their conference.

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11 Elements of a Winning Member Engagement Strategy

Higher Logic

Achieving great engagement requires a commitment to a great member engagement strategy. Why is a Member Engagement Strategy So Important? And the first step to improving member engagement is creating a winning member engagement strategy. Member Engagement Strategy Takeaway.

Remote Doesn’t Mean Removed—Lead a Successful Virtual Team

.orgCommunity

If you are heading a remote team, you can be a leader who helps your group to find stability and motivation despite the uncertainty and fear that is as easy to catch as the virus. They had plenty of practical advice about how to successfully lead a virtual team.

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How the Right Team-Building Experience Can Build Stronger Bonds

Associations Now

New research found that team-bonding activities improved creativity, productivity, and employee retention. The research from Nulab , which surveyed 1,000 full-time employees, looked at the best frequency for team bonding, as well as which activities were most valued and effective.

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Get Support for Your Association’s Community Strategy: How to Align with Your Board and Executive Team’s Priorities

Socious

A few years ago, comic hypnotists were a big draw on the corporate speaking circuit. Many companies hired them at retreats, conferences, annual meetings, and the like.

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Your Education Team Needs an Association Intrapreneur

WBT Systems

If you aren’t absolutely clear on your department’s and association’s strategies and goals, now’s the time to get up to speed. The post Your Education Team Needs an Association Intrapreneur appeared first on WBT Systems. Blog association culture innovation planning processes strategyAre you feeling restless at work? Itching to have a positive impact on your association and industry? Worried your online learning programs might be losing their edge?

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How Communications Teams Can Help Boost Nondues Revenue

Associations Now

A recent report from Naylor finds most communications teams are concerned they don’t generate enough nondues revenue. While the report highlighted general trends in communications teams, it also dug into their role in generating nondues revenue. “[T]here

Bill MacDonald Joins the Velvet Chainsaw Team

Velvet Chainsaw

We’re excited to welcome Bill MacDonald, Vice President, Analysis & Insights to the Velvet Chainsaw Consulting team starting November 2, 2015. VCC will now a team member in Michigan. Bill is a well-known addition to the VCC team. Ramblings Bill MacDonald strategy

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7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

What are the best ways that your organization can step up its online strategy in order to acquire more members? When it comes to strengthening your online member acquisition strategy, there is no technique so effective as leveraging social media to expand your outreach abilities.

Give Your Team Something to Shout About—Move Strategy to Execution

.orgCommunity

Women’s Soccer Team beat England, it occurred to me that the game was a perfect example of strategy in action. A great team was testing their skills and tactics on the pitch, fully prepared to meet unexpected challenges. Read More About Strategy and Execution: [link].

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Daily Buzz: Unlock Your Team’s Creativity

Associations Now

Creativity will drive future success in your organization—but that can only happen when you create an environment that allows your team to push innovation forward. Allow team members to take risks, explore ideas both big and small, and encourage healthy debate.

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Four Reasons Your Marketing Team Needs Community

Higher Logic

But it does mean that your marketing team can learn what makes your members tick and how to bring in more leads. Save ad space for you to promote monthly webinars, large conferences or anything else the marketing team needs to promote -- like a new ebook or brochure launch.

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Risk, Strategy, and Implementation

Jamie Notter

When you choose a strategy, have you considered the risks (and that includes the risk of foregoing opportunities, as well as the more obvious risks attached to your chosen course of action)? And do the people who are implementing your strategy ever consider risks?

3 Tips to Improve Your Management Team

Jamie Notter

I think we take management teams for granted, but given the power they have to impact both strategy and culture inside an organization, I think that’s a mistake. I am amazed by how many management teams use the ever-popular meeting design of “sit around a table and talk about things.”

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Developing a Micro-Moments Marketing Strategy

Higher Logic

So how do we take advantage of these micro-moments in our marketing strategy? This prompted the Target marketing team to shift their shopping experience to a mobile-first approach.

Five Millennial-Friendly Benefits to Offer Your Team

Associations Now

A New York Times story about Perpetual Guardian, a New Zealand company that tried out this approach, found results that were so successful that the company is looking to expand the strategy permanently.

3 Strategies to Recruit Members Through Association Software

Blue Sky eLearn

Prospective members are much more likely to respond positively to a recruitment strategy that feels like a natural part of their interactions with your association than they are with outright marketing strategies that, in today’s media landscape, feel obvious and forceful.

The Pros and Cons of an Internal Marketing Team

Associations Now

You may have lots of help from an outside agency, but building an internal marketing team could simplify your creative process. Building up a team isn’t always easy. Adding to the cost pressure: Creating an in-house team often means staying on top of the latest technology and software.

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Three Crucial Strategies for Effective Mentoring

Associations Now

Three strategies to consider. To make the most of your company’s program, consider the following three strategies. Sadly, many team-building exercises don’t work that well because the teams feel as though they’re just going through the paces,” according to the Forbes Coaches Council.

Four Strategies for Effective Content Repurposing

Associations Now

Lindsay says that, beyond keeping old content cycling, it eases the need for creative teams to keep building new ideas. And this approach can translate to your general content strategy as well. “It’s

Burn your social media strategy

SocialFish

Burn It Down, Start From Scratch And Build a Social Media Strategy That Works. The key to success is to stop most of what today passes for social media strategy and rebuild social plans from the ground up: First, create and measure a new definition of WOM.

Empower Your Team to Stay Safe from Workplace Violence

Associations Now

Have a defined strategy about how you are going to communicate to your membership, to your employees, and to the public if something were to happen,” Whitney said. The post Empower Your Team to Stay Safe from Workplace Violence appeared first on Associations Now

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3 Engagement Strategies Drive Growth

Potomac Core

In several instances, CEOs are collaborating with their boards and management teams to transform their organizations into strategic partners. What is clear is that 3 Engagement Strategies Drive Growth. This is another example of how 3 Engagement Strategies Drive Growth.

5 Ways You Know It’s Time to Grow Your Community Management Team

Higher Logic

Growth can be a predicament for any team in any organization. And if your team can’t keep up with member and program needs, then your community won’t be effective at generating results. Your Ideal Community Management Team. 5 Signs You Need to Add to Your Community Team.

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YouTube Subscriber Strategies for Nonprofits

SocialFish

An example: The End the Awkward campaign by the Scope team has the right idea here. The strategy is for them to share their audiences. Here’s an example of YouTubers teaming up to bring great content to both of their audiences, and share some growth. By Matthew Yeoman.

Rebalancing Conference Vertigo By Starting With Design-Less Strategies

Velvet Chainsaw

Some conference organizers and their planning team members don’t even realize they are in the eye of a storm. The Conference Vertigo Zone: We Have Something For Everyone Too often conference organizers and their planning teams are trying to be all things to all people.