Membership 101: Exit Surveys

Spark Consulting

The solution is an exit survey. A caveat: an exit survey is not a scientifically valid instrument that will provide statistically significant P values. Exit surveys provide one last notice to members who may not have realized they’ve lapsed.

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30 Post-Event Survey Questions (+ Why They Matter)

Wild Apricot

Looking for the perfect post-event survey questions to get feedback on your event? Here are 30 you can use as, well as some best practices for structuring your event survey

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Innovate Your Survey Strategy

Association Adviser

The post Innovate Your Survey Strategy appeared first on Association Adviser. Members are not numbers, and statistics won't solve your member recruitment and retention issues, says Scott Douglas with the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Meetings, Education & Professional Development Survey Report

Association Adviser

A group of 12 state societies of association executives collaborated with Whorton Marketing & Research in Las Vegas, Nevada and Event Garde in Kalamazoo, Michigan to conduct a survey of their education, meetings, and professional development activities.

Using Incremental Surveys to Supplement your Annual Survey 

YourMembership Blog

The post Using Incremental Surveys to Supplement your Annual Survey appeared first on YourMembership. This past spring, I had the pleasure of speaking at Community Brands Xperience 2018 conference on the topic of Identifying Your Most Loyal Members. The session exposed findings from the Community Brands’ 2017 Member Loyalty Study. One of the key findings for member-based organizations is that, even at a time when we have a seemingly endless array of digital solutions.

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Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey

Wild Apricot

We''ve just launched an online survey to gain insight on multi-chapter organizations. membership Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey We''re looking for staff and volunteers of chapters, affiliates and their central organizations to participate.

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Too Many Surveys

Eric Lanke

Inundated with surveys from the associations you belong to? More surveys? But by asking, sharing and taking action you just might get your members in the habit of responding to more of your surveys. image source Are you like me?

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Does Your Employee Survey Measure Symptoms or Causes?

Jamie Notter

By now you should be aware that I’m kind of outraged that collectively we’ve spent billions of dollars on engagement surveys over the last several years, yet we haven’t improved our engagement scores. Every engagement survey I’ve seen measures symptoms or results.

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Setting yourself up for Success with eLearning Feedback Surveys

Blue Sky eLearn

A survey popped up at the end and among the questions was this feedback form favorite – “What did you learn?” Feedback Survey Fails. Most adult learning sessions, whether conducted in-person or online, include participant feedback surveys. Identify a purpose for the survey.

2014 Small Membership Survey Highlights

Wild Apricot

Our Small Membership Survey report is now available. Small Membership Survey Here''s a look at some of the highlights.

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Know Your Members Through Better Surveys: A How-To Guide

Aaron Wolowiec

He has four years’ experience helping associations with member surveys and data. An association-specific survey will help you directly gauge the health of your membership and future needs you must address. The first step in a successful membership survey is to establish its goal.

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To Conduct Exit Surveys or Not to Conduct Exit Surveys

Smooth The Path

Let’s say we compiled the results of all the exit surveys answered last year across all of the associations who field them. How actionable are most exit surveys? With exit surveys we are asking, how do we stop members from leaving the organization?

Survey: Membership Growth Stagnant Among Associations

Associations Now

In its latest survey, the AMS platform GrowthZone says that more associations are seeing member stagnation or declines than are seeing growth. As a whole, the association field is struggling to make headway on membership growth, according to a new survey from the AMS provider GrowthZone.

Peer Surveys Protect the Status Quo

Eric Lanke

One of those associations -- comprised primarily of the staff executives of associations that look and behave like mine -- recently conducted a survey of its membership. First off, let me say that I like filling out this kind of survey.

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Membership Trends Survey Results

Wild Apricot

Here are the results of our Membership Trends Survey and our impression of the key takeaways. membership surveys

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Insights On Member Surveys and Feedback Loops

Wild Apricot

Here are some insights on member surveys and feedback loops from a recent Small Membership Advisory Community session. membership surveys Collecting feedback from your members offers critical information on their experiences and expectations. Do you know what your members are saying?

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Don’t Start Writing Your Association’s Next Survey Without Following These Steps

Socious

“USA Today has come out with a new survey - apparently, three out of every four people make up 75% of the population.” – David Letterman. There are a ton of surveys out there today, and not all of them result in worthwhile information.

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5 Survey Writing Secrets that Will Get More Responses

Socious

According to association consulting firm, Potomac Core , only 63% of association members feel that they’re getting value from their membership fees. That’s a scary number, especially as associations struggle to stay relevant in today’s marketplace. Member Engagement Member Benefits Crowdsourcing

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The Importance of Sharing Survey Results

Eric Lanke

image source Like a lot of associations, mine is in the habit of surveying our members. We do a fair number of small, ad hoc surveys, but we also put a lot of time and energy into a biennial satisfaction survey. How motivated are you to fill out the next survey?

Survey 169

3 surprising facts from PKF Littlejohn’s membership organisations’ survey

Optimist Consulting

I was interested to read the second annual membership organisations’ survey from accountancy and business advisory firm, PKF Littlejohn, which shows renewed optimism for the sector again this year. Respondents to PKF’s survey reported an increased income, rising from 1.5%

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3 surprising facts from PKF Littlejohn’s membership organisations’ survey

Optimist Consulting

I was interested to read the second annual membership organisations’ survey from accountancy and business advisory firm, PKF Littlejohn, which shows renewed optimism for the sector again this year. Respondents to PKF’s survey reported an increased income, rising from 1.5%

Survey 130

Membership Renewal Survey Results - Infographic

Wild Apricot

Here's an overview of our Membership Renewal Survey findings and an infographic we created to illustrate the survey highlights. Membership renewal infographic surveys

Survey 138

Express Talks: Innovate Your Survey Strategy

Association Adviser

The post Express Talks: Innovate Your Survey Strategy appeared first on Association Adviser. Members are not numbers, and statistics won't solve your member recruitment and retention issues, says Scott Douglas with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Features Marketing & Communications

Online Surveys - Tips and Tools

Wild Apricot

If you are looking for ways of surveying your members, here are 5 tips for effective online surveys as well as an overview of online survey tools to consider. online surveys

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One-Question Culture Survey

Jamie Notter

I’m embedding the survey here, so please respond and share it around (if you can’t see it, here’s a link ): Announcements Culture Please help me out with a very small research project.

Survey 175

Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey Highlights & Infographic

Wild Apricot

Highlights of our Multi-Chapter Benchmarking Survey and full infographic are now available in our Membership Knowledge Hub. Multi-Chapter-Benchmarking-Survey

Survey 142

ICCA Survey: U.S. Tops With Meetings Globally; Paris Top City

Associations Now

The post ICCA Survey: U.S. The latest annual roundup from the International Congress and Convention Association finds that the U.S. hosts more meetings than any other country, though Europe dominates the city charts.

Announcing the Making Innovation Happen Survey!

Principled Innovation

It is my great pleasure to announce that Principled Innovation is launching the inaugural Making Innovation Happen Survey for Association CEOs this morning! If you are an association CEO, we invite you to take this important survey. Here is the survey link: [link].

Survey says: Most of us are lifelong learners

Aaron Wolowiec

According to a recent survey by Pew Research Center , most Americans – 73 percent to be exact – define themselves as lifelong learners. On the last day of school, I told my kids I wished I were still a student. I explained “adulting” is hard, and they looked at me like I had five heads.

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Survey says: Most of us are lifelong learners

Aaron Wolowiec

According to a recent survey by Pew Research Center , most Americans – 73 percent to be exact – define themselves as lifelong learners. On the last day of school, I told my kids I wished I were still a student. I explained “adulting” is hard, and they looked at me like I had five heads.

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Know Your Members Through Better Surveys: A How-To Guide

Association Adviser

Marketing & Communications member marketing member surveys. membership surveys When we discuss knowing who our members are, we sometimes speak in nebulous terms, such as “We need to find out what’s best for our members” or “How can we better serve our.

Embedding Surveys on Your Facebook Page

Wild Apricot

Want to include your SurveyMonkey surveys right on your Facebook page? Facebook online surveysHere are some tips and information.

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VIRTUAL EVENTS SURVEY – last chance to participate!

SocialFish

Here’s the info from Tagoras: If events of any type are part of your organization’s strategy – whether or not you actually offer a virtual event – please point the right person in your organization to this link: VIRTUAL EVENTS SURVEY.

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An Inside Look: 2019 Association Survey Results

GrowthZone

Every year, the Association Survey Results report is our most downloaded document. 2019 Association Survey Results report now ». Compare your association with other associations; get the association survey results here ».

And the survey says…we’re scared

Aaron Wolowiec

The winter edition of the report found 44 percent of survey respondents think the meetings and events industry will change due to the increased threat of terrorism. It was a Friday night and it had been a long week.

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2018 Association Trends Survey: Participate and Get a Free Copy of the Results

Portage Group

Please take a few minutes to participate in The Portage Group’s second annual Association Trends Survey. This survey looks at the current and anticipated trends and issues affecting associations in 2018.and what actions they are taking to address them.

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Surveys: Many Organizations Don’t Have a CFO Succession Plan

Associations Now

A recent survey from Robert Half Management Resources found that at many organizations, especially those with fewer than 250 employees, there was no set successor for the key finance role. The post Surveys: Many Organizations Don’t Have a CFO Succession Plan appeared first on Associations No

Survey: Creative Workers Face Tough Tech Learning Curve

Associations Now

Professionals in design, video production, and other creative arts are struggling to keep up with a growing need for higher-level tech skills—and their employers are too, an AIGA survey finds. The post Survey: Creative Workers Face Tough Tech Learning Curve appeared first on Associations Now

Third Annual CharityVillage® Salary Survey

Portage Group

CharityVillage®'s third annual Canadian Nonprofit Sector Salary Survey is live and awaiting your input! Ever wonder how your compensation package, or the compensation program within your nonprofit stacks up? Calling all Canadian charities!

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Survey Sheds Light on 2017 Marketing Priorities

Associations Now

Marketing is critical, and technology is key, according to the new American Marketers Survey conducted by the New York American Marketing Association and BrandSpark. Half of those surveyed say they expect to spend more money on online video.

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