November, 2019

We’re Hiring a Sales Associate!

Moery Company

We’re hiring! Here are the details: Job Title : Sales Associate. Location : Alexandria, VA. Job Status/Type : Full Time, Employee. Job Category : Sales/Business Development. Career Level : 1-3 years of sales experience. Industries : Associations and Non-Profits.

Association Growth Strategy: 6 Tech Tools to Drive Member Recruitment + Retention

Higher Logic

For associations focusing on strategically attracting new members (and keeping them engaged for the long haul), it’s important to package your tech stack for ample growth and retention.

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How to Launch an LMS with No Content

Blue Sky eLearn

We must be kidding, right? Well, yes and no! We’ve talked to plenty of organizations who don’t believe they are ready or qualified to purchase a learning management system because of lack of content.

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Partnership v. Membership: ROI

Spark Consulting

Lewis’s latest post in our ongoing, irregular series addresses making sponsorship offerings more valuable to your corporate supporters: understand what’s motivating them, structure the relationship to address their specific business needs, and offer different levels of investment.

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How will your association observe National Philanthropy Day?

YourMembership Blog

On November 15, we celebrate the act of charitable giving. Here are some ideas to help your small association recognize this important day. Have you thought about what your association will do to observe National Philanthropy Day? It’s a day when people across the U.S. and Canada recognize the great contribution philanthropy makes to our. The post How will your association observe National Philanthropy Day? appeared first on YourMembership.

LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision

WBT Systems

LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision. Read more about LMS Integration Questions to Consider Before Making a Selection Decision

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­­25 Things You Can't Miss at Super Forum 2019

Higher Logic

Whether you’re attending Super Forum 2019 or putting our annual community conference on your wish list for next year, there’s plenty to look forward to. Here are the 25 things you will be glad you didn’t miss at our 10th Super Forum. Dazzling Views.

Presentation Tips: Help Your SME Deliver Their Best Content

Blue Sky eLearn

As we’ve discussed before the recruitment of good quality subject matter experts (SMEs) is one of the hardest parts of creating a solid curriculum. Now that you’ve identified the “right one ; ” let’s look at some tips and tricks you can provide your speaker to deliver their best content.

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The 50 Best Nonprofit Websites To Get You Inspired

Wild Apricot

Planning to redesign your website? We've handpicked the top 50 nonprofit websites from organizations large and small to help you create the best possible website

Membership management health check: How does your association measure up?

YourMembership Blog

As your association prepares for 2020, make sure your membership management program is in top shape. You likely have goals around member acquisition, engagement, and retention. And, you may regularly review your progress toward these goals. But are you really taking time to assess your program’s vital signs and ensure your membership management program is. The post Membership management health check: How does your association measure up? appeared first on YourMembership.

Colleges & Universities Are the New Competition for Associations in the Lifelong Learning Market

WBT Systems

Colleges & Universities Are the New Competition for Associations in the Lifelong Learning Market. Read more about Colleges & Universities Are the New Competition for Associations in the Lifelong Learning Market

JP Moery to Speak at Thought Leadership Conference in Cambridge, MA

Moery Company

JP Moery, president of The Moery Company, will be speaking at the Profiting from Thought Leadership seminar , held on November 14 and 15, in Cambridge, MA.

3 Quick Membership Management Hacks

MembersClicks

We love a good hack. When trying to accomplish a goal, isn’t it nice to have new tricks and tactics to try.without having to spend a ton of time brainstorming?

Marketing by Example: Airbnb and Community Content

Association Adviser

Consumers want brands to share their values and engage with their community in meaningful ways. Try user-produced community content for your next marketing win. The post Marketing by Example: Airbnb and Community Content appeared first on Association Adviser.

5 Examples Of Nonprofit Social Media Strategies (And What You Can Learn From Them)

Wild Apricot

Trying to develop a social media strategy for your nonprofit? Here are 5 great examples that you can use to get inspired

Purpose-Driven Design Makes Meeting Collaboration Easier

Associations Now

MGM Resorts recognizes and answers the ever-growing need for innovative and cohesive technology configurations in meeting and convention spaces. Corporate meetings are no longer about sitting in a giant ballroom anonymously listening to speaker after speaker.

3 ways to breathe new life into your membership in 2020

Nimble AMS

How you can use the Community Brands Member Engagement and Loyalty Study to revive member value. Now is the perfect time to revisit the value you provide your members. Here’s some inspiration from Community Brands’ latest study to get you started.

Another AMSFest in the Books

Delcor

I have attended all of the AMSFest events and have been consistently impressed by the value provided to associations who are researching association management system (AMS) options. AMSFest 2019 was no exception, and DelCor was proud to contribute.

Feeling stuck? Moving on is actually quite simple

Association Success

Being able to simplify something complicated is not easy or intuitive. . In an overly complex world, simplifying our personal and professional lives is fast becoming a foundational value that cannot be ignored. Just look around: Companies that simplify our lives are thriving. .

#MCLIVEin5 Ways to Build Product Confidence at MC LIVE!

MembersClicks

MC LIVE! is a three-day learning event for association and chamber professionals. Part of that means bringing in the best and the brightest industry experts - and even some outside the industry - to talk about things that affect all member-based organizations. The other part?

7 Giving Tuesday Ideas To Make 2019 Your Best Year Yet

Wild Apricot

If you're hoping to create a great experience for donors this Giving Tuesday and raise more funds than ever before, check out this list of ideas to inspire you

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The Countdown to Renewal Season Is On. Are You Ready?

Associations Now

Many associations operate on a calendar-year dues cycle with renewals late in the year, which means their members are currently deciding whether to join up again. Here are three tips to boost the chance of a renewal. Associations typically operate on one of two membership dues cycles.

Benchmarking Digital Marketing: Where Associations are Spending, Hitting and Missing

Multiview

As marketing continues its shift into digital, membership organizations must keep pace with the times. MultiView surveyed these organizations to… The post Benchmarking Digital Marketing: Where Associations are Spending, Hitting and Missing appeared first on MultiView.

Social Media Has Changed the Advocacy Landscape Forever

Association Adviser

Associations should be aware that as social media platforms evolve, they'll need to continuously evaluate their social media advocacy plans to ensure maximum reach and meaningful engagement. The post Social Media Has Changed the Advocacy Landscape Forever appeared first on Association Adviser.

Welcome to the place where badass leaders grow

Association Success

Here we go, AssociationSuccess.org readers: Big changes are upon us. .

Preparing Young Professionals for Leadership Roles: 6 Tips

MembersClicks

Part of your duty as a member-based organization is to prepare your youngest members to continue your work - whether that’s with the organization itself, the industry, or your community.

Do You Really Have Them at Hello? Rethinking Your First-Timer Strategy

Velvet Chainsaw

One of my biggest pet peeves is the way some conferences approach first-time attendees. Being intentional and having a plan for how you welcome someone who is experiencing your conference for the first time is not only the right thing to do, it’s also a smart attendee acquisition strategy.

Journalism Groups, Media Outlets Team Up to Protect Press Freedom

Associations Now

The Protect Press Freedom campaign, ahead of the 2020 presidential election, emphasizes the challenges and sacrifices journalists make in reporting and presenting the news.

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California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and New York SHIELD Act for Associations, Nonprofits, and Other 501(c) Organizations

Delcor

In 2018, the European Union (EU) implemented the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to put consumers in charge of their data and establish data privacy best practices. (Of Of course, it’s a little more complicated than that.

Unpacking PACs for Associations

Association Adviser

PACs are an important element in any advocacy toolkit, providing a mechanism for trade and for associations to support candidates and access policy makers. The post Unpacking PACs for Associations appeared first on Association Adviser. Advocacy Features advocacy government affairs

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Is your association ready for a culture change?

Association Success

During SURGE Growth this fall, we sat down with business coach, author and speaker John Spence to talk about organizational culture. He taught us that every organization has a culture — from the quiet offices where no one talks to the boisterous workplaces with a happy hour every Friday. .

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Boosting Member Engagement [Thanksgiving Edition]

MembersClicks

Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and while that means that most will be out of the office (at least for a few days), it also means that most will have a little extra free time. And although we may not like to admit it, when we have extra free time, we tend to check our phones more.

So Teamwork Can Make the Dream Work!

Velvet Chainsaw

Hallelujah! The Washington Nationals won game seven of the World Series to become world champs. This is a huge deal for Washington sports fans and their story should resonate for all of us in the meetings industry as we are dependent on our teams to successfully execute our events.

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Daily Buzz: Don’t Be Afraid to Talk About Diversity

Associations Now

Don’t let fear hold you back from having important conversations about D+I. Also: ways to show member appreciation without the swag. Talking about diversity and inclusion should be a positive conversation, but for many leaders, it’s riddled with fear.