April, 2021

Sync Up Advocacy for Membership Growth – Association Hustle Episode 279 (8m 4s)

Moery Company

Associations have strayed from using advocacy as a key part of their membership value proposition. Here’s how to bring back advocacy to serve your members: Hello and welcome to JP Moery’s Association Hustle Podcast.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.2.21

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Formality Is Not Always Good

Spark Consulting

Associations tend to default to a formal tone in communications. It feels safe. It can be hard to nail being appropriately funny, and no one ever got in trouble for being excessively formal, right? Well, no.

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Bring Me Higher Love: Creating Customer & Member Loyalty Through Engagement

Higher Logic

The post Bring Me Higher Love: Creating Customer & Member Loyalty Through Engagement appeared first on Higher Logic. Each segment of your customer or member base needs an experience that will take them to the next level of love & loyalty. Learn how engagement can help you get them there.

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Nonprofit Succession Planning: 50 Practical Tips

Wild Apricot

Last month, a board member from a Lawyer’s Association reached out to me because their president was planning to retire. Unfortunately, they hadn’t gone through a transition before and didn’t know where to find a new president. organizational-management

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When Do I Start Having In Person Meetings? Ask JP #064

Moery Company

Hello everybody, welcome to Ask JP. Today’s question is, when do I start having in-person meetings? I just had a great discussion with my colleague Mike Thomas. I shared my insight with Mike that things are breaking through big time.

What Is An Online Community?


What is an Online Community, Really? Sometimes you want to go…where everybody knows your name.”. A vibrant digital space. A branded, online destination. A digital collaboration tool. You may have heard these descriptions before to describe an online community. But what is an online community, really?

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Internet Association Hires Jerry Golden As New Head Of Global Government Affairs


Jerry brings to IA vast government relations experience across the spectrum of business and industry trade associations. IA will undoubtedly benefit from the trust and credibility Jerry has built over the years with a broad cross-section of policymakers from both sides of the aisle.”

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Member Engagement Scoring: A Simple Strategy for Associations to Measure Digital Engagement Levels

Higher Logic

The post Member Engagement Scoring: A Simple Strategy for Associations to Measure Digital Engagement Levels appeared first on Higher Logic. Member engagement scoring helps you see how engaged your members are, based on their digital behaviors, from your website to email marketing to community.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

How to Create a Level Playing Field Across Your Hybrid-Remote Team

Wild Apricot

This is a guest blog post by Nancy Settle-Murphy , founder of Guided Insights , author of Leading Effective Virtual Teams and renowned expert in virtual collaboration and team communications. A remote worker for many years, Julie resigned herself to. organizational-management

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Growing Future Advocates of Your Association or Nonprofit

Association Adviser

When looking for brand advocates or ambassadors, first consider your association's members and donors. Here are some fresh plus proven ideas to engage them. The post Growing Future Advocates of Your Association or Nonprofit appeared first on Association Adviser.

How Motorsports Applies to Associations – Association Field Report (April 16, 2021)

Moery Company

Hi everyone, welcome to observations from the field. Today I am going to talk about The Moery Company Motorsports and how it applies to associations. Here is an overview of what is currently happening. First, our original signee, Santino Ferruci, announced he’s running in the Indy 500.

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An Essential Guide to Building an Online Community


“If you build it, they will come,” said Ray Kinsella in the 1989 classic, Field of Dreams. What do baseball fields and building an online community have in common? Both require a thoughtful and strategic approach.

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eLearning demand is at an all-time high. Pick the right LMS!

The need for online learning is greater than ever having the right LMS is absolutely crucial. Quickly, easily, and cost-effectively decide which Learning Management System is right for you with this 12-step guide from LMS implementation experts.

Association Success: Effective Responses to COVID-19


The GrowthZone AMS 2021 Association Industry Survey Report includes comments by association professionals, sharing some of their organization’s successes during COVID-19. Watch short videos featuring association and. chamber executives discussing their successes. >>

We’re Saying Goodbye to One-Size-Fits-All Community Solutions

Higher Logic

The post We’re Saying Goodbye to One-Size-Fits-All Community Solutions appeared first on Higher Logic. Meet our three new customer community products, purpose-built for your company’s unique needs. The post We’re Saying Goodbye to One-Size-Fits-All Community Solutions appeared first on Higher Logic.

The 18 Best HOA Websites of 2021 And Why You Need One

Wild Apricot

“Don’t tell anyone, but I think I’m leaving the board at the end of the year,” David told Sahar, after a particularly overwhelming meeting of their condo’s homeowner’s association. Sahar didn’t blame him. website-and-technology

What We’ve Learned from a Year of Virtual Conferences

Association Adviser

Kip and Jenn share how they approach to online events and operations to level up their virtual conference game and make logging on something you WANT to do. The post What We’ve Learned from a Year of Virtual Conferences appeared first on Association Adviser.

Build or Buy an LMS? How to Pick the Right Solution for Your Budget

BUDGET. When it comes to picking your next LMS that six-letter word is probably the most important part of the decision-making process. So, what are your options to get the best possible eLearning solution without breaking the bank? Build it or buy it. This guide from Lambda’s eLearning experts details absolutely everything you need to consider so you can pick the perfect eLearning solution for your organization and budget.

What does digital transformation even mean?

Nimble AMS

Like many much-used terms, “digital transformation” is in danger of becoming a buzzword. But the truth is that digital transformation actually means something that’s important to the future of associations. Let’s break this down. What is digital transformation?

The Complete Guide to Membership Dues


Deciding what to charge for your membership is one of the most important decisions your organization can make

The 3 Things Your Next Pricing Survey Must Have


At Pricing for Associations, we have conducted numerous surveys for market research and market testing around value and pricing. We’ve found that most surveys require three core components. If you’re looking to DIY a survey on value and pricing in the next few months, this article is for you.

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Call for Papers in a Pandemic: Virtual and Hybrid Event Planning


For a few short weeks in 2020, the world seemed to slow. As we’ve progressed to nearly the end of the pandemic, it looks like it has begun to speed up even faster than our pre-COVID lives once again.

Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.

Volunteer Orientation and Training for Nonprofits: The Ultimate Guide

Wild Apricot

Volunteers are the lifeblood of nonprofit organizations. With shoestring budgets and big missions, many nonprofits rely heavily on committed volunteers to help carry out their work. Luckily, people are ready and willing to help. Around 30 per cent. volunteerism

Tips to Make Your Organization More Agile

Association Adviser

Agile methodology is an adaptive, collaborative process that breaks large projects into smaller chunks. Here's how to adapt agile workflow to your association. The post Tips to Make Your Organization More Agile appeared first on Association Adviser.

Strategy and Preparation Boost Your E-Learning IQ


Investing in a learning management system is no longer a choice. An LMS is much more than an enhancement to your website. It is essential equipment in a business environment that is challenging organizations to provide smarter, faster, and more engaging solutions for their customers than ever before.

The Top 12 Trade Association Websites in 2021


As a trade association, you have more tasks to accomplish with your website than simply informing your audience. Trade or business association websites are responsible for educating their members, as well as finding new members to help their cause.

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

Add More Feeling To Your Member Communications

Smooth The Path

Texting may have been the worst invention ever. Sure we can transmit a thought at the speed of light, but texting communication is fraught with misunderstandings. Emojis may have been the best invention ever.

In-person, virtual, hybrid? How do you choose?

Mariner Management

That question is an ongoing conversation between associations and their chapters that is often complicated by differing state restrictions and the comfort levels of members regarding in-person events, leaving associations with no clear answers.

200+ Amazing Fundraising Ideas Any Organization Can Try Today

Wild Apricot

Are you struggling to decide what to do for your next fundraiser? Do you have a high target to hit, and just aren’t sure how to get there? Whether you’re trying to raise funds for a nonprofit, club, or association, there’s a lot of. fundraising