Increasing Member Engagement through Technology Part 1

Association Adviser

In the fast-paced environment we live in, creating engagement among your members through technology can be one of the most beneficial endeavors for an association.After all, it’s your members who interact with your digital platforms every single day.

Technology 101: Revisiting Your Association’s Options and Goals

Association Adviser

Technology has come a long way in the past few decades, completely transforming the business landscape. Proper use of technological tools and services is no longer an optional route for associations. Technology association technology technology

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Increasing Member Engagement through Technology Part 2

Association Adviser

In this two-part series, we’re discussing how any association can utilize the power of technology to increase member engagement.As The post Increasing Member Engagement through Technology Part 2 appeared first on Association Adviser.

Expert Guidance on Choosing New Association Technology

Membersuite

The anxiety-ridden decision to look for new technology was the topic of the first session of Mastering Membership , our new event series for mid-size associations featuring advice from the association, selection consultant, and technology partner’s perspectives.

How to Sell Your Board on Better Technology

Use this helpful blueprint when you need to convince your board to invest in better software. It includes talking points and tips for your presentation, including quantifying ROI, outlining indirect benefits, and selling the potential of the purchase.

The Power of Integration – Creating a Technological Ecosystem

Association Adviser

Today, the importance of integrating association-specific software into a cohesive technological ecosystem cannot be overstated. The post The Power of Integration – Creating a Technological Ecosystem appeared first on Association Adviser.

How to Embrace Your Next Event Technology Snafu

Smooth The Path

Every time it happens to me, my heart skips a beat, but… More engaging apps, platforms, and technologies are launching. Do I think we should minimize technology in our events and play it safe?

Is every association really a technology company?

PROPEL

Take a trip down memory lane with us and Reggie Henry, Chief Information and Engagement Officer at ASAE, as we dig into the thorny topic of whether every association *should* be a technology company, but also look back at 2+ decades of technology and culture change in the association sector.

Spring Cleaning: 11 Technologies I Can’t Live Without

Aaron Wolowiec

Here are 11 technologies Aaron relies on heavily right now to support him, his work, his team, and his clients Out with the old and in with the new (or reimagined, repurposed, and recalibrated).

Help Your Members Embrace Technology

Wild Apricot

This post introduces a new free guide that offers research, insights and tips on how to get members, volunteers and your board to embrace technology. technology

The Ultimate Guide to Amazing Association Websites

Your association’s website needs to engage members AND deliver a great user experience so everyone who visits it leaves with a positive impression. But how? Get the free guide to optimizing your website “under-the-hood” (great for "non-techy" people).

How to successfully recruit and retain staff with innovative technology

Nimble AMS

Modern technology streamlines work processes, allowing employees to take on new projects and grow their skill sets. . When you adopt innovative technology at your association, you have the power to increase worker engagement, productivity, and collaboration. According to the U.S.

TechTalk - Technology Ecosystems Part 2

Delcor

Loretta hosts a great panel of guests for Part Two of our series on technology ecosystems. Tips - Trends - TechTalks AMS - Data - Membership Data Ecosystems Technology Ecosystems

TechTalk - Technology Ecosystems Part I

Delcor

Loretta hosts Reggie Henry from ASAE and DelCor's own Gretchen Steenstra for Part One of a two-part series on technology ecosystems. Tips - Trends - TechTalks AMS - Data - Membership Data Ecosystems Technology Ecosystems

Heroes Shaping the Future of Education Technology

.orgSource

The post Heroes Shaping the Future of Education Technology appeared first on.orgSource. I’d like to introduce you to a group of unsung heroes.

8 Requirements Executives Should Look For in a New AMS

Selecting a new Association Management System (AMS) can be daunting, even for the most “seasoned” professionals. Learn what top association executives require when it comes to their most crucial investments.

Mindfulness in Managing Technology Change

AssociationChat

How mindful are you when managing technology change? You can watch live here: Moira Edwards is the President of Ellipsis Partners, a company that works exclusively with associations and non-profits, with a focus on technology and digital strategy.

Maximize the Marriage of Marketing and Technology by Understanding Trends

.orgSource

When marketing got hitched to technology and changed its name to MarTech, their relationship caught fire. The post Maximize the Marriage of Marketing and Technology by Understanding Trends appeared first on.orgSource.

Technology Can Be Icing on the Networking Event Cake

Smooth The Path

Technology is the icing on the cake. But can you have meaningful, fun, effective virtual networking experiences without investing in extra technology? The post Technology Can Be Icing on the Networking Event Cake appeared first on Smooth The Path.

How to use technology to support your members’ career journey

YourMembership Blog

Having the right technology in place helps you understand and engage with your members through each stage of their journey. The post How to use technology to support your members’ career journey appeared first on YourMembership. Career Solutions Membership & Marketing Online Learning TechnologyYour members’ needs and expectations evolve as they move through their careers.

A CHRO’s Perspective on Substance Use in the Workplace: Supportive Strategies to Help Your Workforce Thrive

Speaker: Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Medical Director, Psychiatry and Naj Wright, MBA, C-Suite HR Executive

Through advances in technology and access to care, managers can be empowered to serve as the front line of defense to help identify employee AUD and SUD concerns before they escalate. Understanding AUD and SUD, and providing tools for your workforce to overcome the challenges that they pose, is key to fostering strong mental health at work. Join us for this important how-to discussion.

How innovative technology adds brand value to your association

Nimble AMS

Why innovative technology is vital to creating brand value. To build brand value in your organization, you’ll want to invest in modern technology. Members will judge your association based on the technology you use. AMS Selection Member Experience Member Management Technology

Legit learning and technology for your association.

YourMembership Blog

The post Legit learning and technology for your association. Not too long ago, Tamer Ali, SVP and GM of Learning at YourMembership and frequent contributor to #Onward The YM Blog, sat down with Celisa Steele to record the Leading Learning podcast available below. During this 20-minute episode, Tamer, who is committed to helping organizations in the business of lifelong learning more efficiently operate and. appeared first on YourMembership. Online Learning Professional Development

2018 resolution: Keep an eye on emerging technology trends.

YourMembership Blog

In our recent Digital Member Study, we found a majority of members say technology plays a big role in their everyday lives. The study shows that members, in general, are ahead of the technology adoption curve (see chart below). Sixty-three percent of members identify themselves as ahead of the curve or early adopters of technology. The post 2018 resolution: Keep an eye on emerging technology trends.

2020 Event Technology Trends

ePly

How to leverage event technology to elevate your next event. What is Event Technology? Event technology is any kind of software that improves the event process for both event planners, and/or attendees.

7 Signs It’s Time to Move to a New AMS

Do you need to break up with your AMS? Your association deserves a membership management platform that enhances staff efficiency, creates value, and delivers outcomes to drive membership success. Download this guide to uncover the 7 signs it’s time to move to a new AMS.

Face Your Fear of Technology

Association Adviser

Technology (and the thought of it) sometimes elicits a similar response. I’ve worked with hundreds of associations and here are some of the responses I have gotten when asking about their take on “technology” or “new ways” of reaching and engaging their members: Do we have to? Our members don’t like technology. There are non-scary ways to embrace technology to better engage with your members and to maximize non-dues revenue for your association.

Justify your chosen technology with your board

HighRoad Solution

Associations are naturally cautious when it comes to investing in new technology. Change Management Adapting new technologiesThey have to be—they’re allocating community money, so they need to make sure they’re always acting in the best interests of the membership.

Why Was Boxwood Technology Called “Boxwood Technology”?

Association Adviser

John Bell, founder of Boxwood Technology. When the company couldn’t decide on any other name for itself, the team went with Boxwood Technology because they had listened to Bell talk about taking care of his boxwoods so much. The post Why Was Boxwood Technology Called “Boxwood Technology”? Naylor 50 for 50 Boxwood Technology Naylor 50th Anniversary Naylor Career Solutions

How Technology is Transforming Strategy

Principled Innovation

As social, mobile and related technologies continue to drive deep and accelerating societal transformation, associations will continue to confront increasingly complex strategic challenges that will require fresh mindsets and more dynamic approaches to address. Consider just three ways that technology is irrevocably shifting the nature of strategy, and thus how association leaders need to think about the work of strategy-making in the years ahead.

Web Courseworks Wins Silver for Excellence in Technology

Web Courseworks Associations

The 2020 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology Web Courseworks Wins Silver. Technology is the great enabler of human capital management initiatives. That is the ultimate differentiator: the positive business impact of technology.”.

Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology

Blue Sky eLearn

Over the past year, we had the pleasure of interviewing a variety of experts in the association, eLearning, and technology industries. Find time to experiment with unproven ideas or technologies. The post Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology appeared first on Blue Sky eLearn. Today we’ve put together a compilation of some of the top tips they shared. For all of their expert advice, you can find their full posts here.

Learn how to culturalize your new technology or concept

HighRoad Solution

Change Management Adapting new technologiesIt's been more than two decades since the New York Times Best Seller, Who Moved My Cheese , was published. And while alot has happened since the proverbial self-help book was released, the sentiment has stayed the same. Change is hard.

DISCUSSION SERIES: Culture-driven Technology Decisions for the Hybrid Workplace

PROPEL

Join me and the Association Women Technology Champions (AWTC) audience in some great discussions about culture and tech! Events Leadership TechnologyMONTHLY DISCUSSION SERIES STARTS THIS WEEK!

Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology

Blue Sky eLearn

Over the past year, we had the pleasure of interviewing a variety of experts in the association, eLearning, and technology industries. Find time to experiment with unproven ideas or technologies. The post Expert Roundup: Top Tips on Associations, eLearning, and Technology appeared first on Blue Sky eLearn. Today we’ve put together a compilation of some of the top tips they shared. For all of their expert advice, you can find their full posts here.

How to Tackle Technology

Association Adviser

The post How to Tackle Technology appeared first on Association Adviser - Best practices, news and leadership strategies for association professionals. Features Technology ASAE benchmarking CAHF communication integration poll everywhere poll systems Simply Voting technology video video integration And do it on your own terms. For more about this topic, click on the headline.

Always the Last to Know: Breakthrough Technologies

Spark Consulting

MIT’s Technology Review recently did a piece on the 10 breakthrough technologies of 2013. cool technology Technology Review Geek out on a Monday morning! They include: Deep learning, about advances in AI. Temporary social media, “This message will self-destruct in 3o seconds…” (although you can still take a screen shot). Prenatal DNA screening, and its attendant ethical dilemmas. Additive manufacturing, aka 3-D printing.

?6 ways AMS technology can make your small association’s event planning easier

YourMembership Blog

An AMS system with modern event technology built in can make your association’s event planning easier. There’s no need to struggle through event planning because you have a small staff. Membership & Marketing Member Engagement Email Marketing Social Media Non-dues Revenue Event Managemen

Making the Right Shift for Your Association’s Technology Needs

ReviewAMS

Guest blog post by Rick Rutherford, CE21 One of the unique strengths of CE21 Lighthouse , our platform that combines Learning Management and Membership Management into one system, is closely aligned with our view on the value associations bring to the table.

Drones, Robots, and Farmers—Prepare Your Association To Meet Fast-Moving Technology Trends

.orgSource

To make a point about technology and its impact on the future of work, Hugh Lee, Co-Founder of Fusion Productions, told me this story: “Several years ago, we invited some young presenters who were developing cutting edge farming technology to digitalNow.