Postconference Surveys: Are You Getting What You Need From Attendees?

Associations Now

Are you asking attendees the same old questions on your postconference surveys? After I returned from a conference a couple of months ago, the standard postconference survey appeared in my inbox. The post Postconference Surveys: Are You Getting What You Need From Attendees?

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.

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Survey: What Boss Behavior Annoys Employees the Most?

Associations Now

The Bad Boss Index , a recent survey by the human resources software firm BambooHR , notes that of the most frustrating behaviors of bosses, the worst of the worst is when bosses take credit for their employees’ efforts, something that 57 percent of employees ages 18 to 29 say is a problem.

2014 Small Membership Survey Highlights

Wild Apricot Blog

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

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.

Please Take Our Quick Survey

Jamie Notter

Maddie and I are doing a very quick survey on Social Leadership, and we’d LOVE everyone we know to complete it. Click here to take the 5-minute, 12-question survey. We hope to be releasing results of the survey at a public event we’re doing in Washington, DC on October 16th.

New Survey Offers a Glimpse at Association Staffing Trends, Challenges

Associations Now

The survey of Washington, DC, area associations—which was conducted at the end of 2016—provides a look at staffing priorities and challenges in the association world. Also worth noting is that 73% of associations surveyed did not make any changes to staff benefits.).

Online Surveys - Tips and Tools

Wild Apricot Blog

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

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%

Organized Retail Crime Growing, Survey Says

Associations Now

According to the National Retail Federation’s 12th annual Organized Retail Crime survey , ORC is affecting more retailers than ever before. In fact, all 59 survey respondents said they had been a victim. Almost 70 percent of survey respondents have seen this happen.

Beware of One Question Surveys for Associations

Smooth The Path

Micro-surveys are super popular right now. Each time we jump on the phone with a customer service agent, purchase something or visit a new website we can expect to be asked to take a survey. A single question survey however can be very dangerous.

Membership Trends Survey Results

Wild Apricot Blog

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

Survey: Nonprofits See Hiring Rebound

Associations Now

83 % The percentage of nonprofits that use email to accept candidate applications and work histories, according to the 2014 Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey. The nonprofit sector is seeing significant gains across several employment practices, including hiring, according a new survey.

Survey: What Event Planners Want From Their Site Visits

Associations Now

A recent survey by Social Tables highlights a key point of collaboration between meeting planners and event venues: the site visit. One matter they diverge on, according to the survey? “Photos, videos, and blueprints won’t get the job done on their own,” the survey states.

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.

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.

Membership Renewal Survey Results - Infographic

Wild Apricot Blog

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 Seeks Better Picture of America’s Angel Investors

Associations Now

To get a better understanding of who is helping to support America’s startups, the Angel Capital Association is conducting a nationwide survey of angel investors. The post Survey Seeks Better Picture of America’s Angel Investors appeared first on Associations Now

Nonprofits Relying on More Volunteers—and More Vetting, Survey Says

Associations Now

As their volunteers interact more heavily with vulnerable populations, some nonprofits are checking their backgrounds more thoroughly, according to a recent survey. The survey included 785 professionals who work for nonprofit organizations that conduct background checks on their volunteers.

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 Looks at Top Challenges And Trends Among Meeting Planners

Associations Now

Destination Counsellors International recently surveyed meeting planners to get a better pulse on the factors influencing their decisions around choosing meeting locations. The post Survey Looks at Top Challenges And Trends Among Meeting Planners appeared first on Associations Now

5 surprising facts from Think’s Re:member 4 survey into membership communications

Optimist Consulting

Think is one of the UK’s leading specialist publishers for membership organisations and since 2011 it has conducted Re:member, a large annual survey of communications leaders in UK professional membership organisations.

Survey Results Lead to New AMA Initiative About Physicians’ Motivations

Associations Now

An American Medical Association survey shows that an overwhelming majority of physicians are happy with their career choice, and a new brand initiative celebrates them and speaks to their challenges.

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!

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

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?

Association to CDC: Include Hearing Loss in Disability Survey

Associations Now

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2017 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 2017 Association Trends Survey. This survey looks at the current and anticipated trends and issues affecting associations in 2017.and what actions they are taking to address them.

New Survey Reveals Some Networking No-No’s

Associations Now

These are just two of the common networking mistakes identified in a new survey. A new survey from staffing services company OfficeTeam reveals some of the worst mistakes people make when trying to tap their networks.

How to Analyze Your Association’s Survey Data Without Losing Your Mind

Socious

“The data tells a story, and once you know the story you can change the ending.” – Debbie King, CEO of Association Analytics. Data, even “big data,” has become a buzzword in both the business and association space. Everyone wants data because, as Debbie King said, it can help organizations change.

Corporate Well-Being Programs Have Broadened, Survey Shows

Associations Now

A survey by the National Business Group on Health indicates that organizations are taking a more holistic approach with their well-being programs, such as offering help on financial security. The survey also asked about volunteering and giving opportunities.

Survey: CFOs Under Pressure to Meld Strategy, Operations

Associations Now

A global survey says corporate finance leaders are being asked to take on more strategic responsibility while continuing to manage their everyday duties. The post Survey: CFOs Under Pressure to Meld Strategy, Operations appeared first on Associations Now

Take the Community Careers & Compensation Survey!!

SocialFish

Then please take this survey ! The survey, conducted by our buddies at the Community Roundtable , looks at key roles, skills and compensation in the community domain. Are you a community manager? .

Survey: Veterans Among Most Active Civically Engaged Citizens

Associations Now

The survey also dispelled several rumors about the veteran population. Service to one’s country doesn’t end when the uniform comes off, according to the results of a first-of-its-kind survey on civic engagement among veterans.

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.

5 Questions to Ask During Membership Satisfaction Surveys

Cvent Association Tips

As your chapter grows, it can be hard to maintain a personal level of interaction with each member, but one of the best ways to keep in tune is conducting membership satisfaction surveys. It's important to know what type of member is answering the survey.

Survey: Volunteering Numbers Are On the Decline

Associations Now

Women volunteered at a higher rate than men across all major demographic categories in the survey. Associations had a range of reactions to a new Bureau of Labor Statistics survey that showed the number of volunteers declined in 2013.

Embedding Surveys on Your Facebook Page

Wild Apricot Blog

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

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Survey: The Lunch Hour Is Shrinking

Associations Now

” Nearly half of surveyed American workers said their lunch hour is actually a lunch half hour. According to a survey of more than 400 U.S. The post Survey: The Lunch Hour Is Shrinking appeared first on Associations Now

Retail Federation Survey: Shoplifting, Employee Theft on the Rise

Associations Now

That’s according to new research from the latest edition of the National Retail Security Survey by the National Retail Federation (NRF). The post Retail Federation Survey: Shoplifting, Employee Theft on the Rise appeared first on Associations Now