Could France’s “Email Law” Happen in the United States?
JANUARY 4, 2017
Many also feel haunted by the memory of the Great Recession—a time when people counted themselves lucky to be employed at all—and thus remain in a ‘new normal’ state of overwork in order to prove that they are indispensable.”. Is that something that the United States could see someday?
Want To Be A Great Leader? Build Trust First!
JANUARY 31, 2017
There is an amazing amount of trust, tradition, and protocol that surround the inauguration of the President and Vice President of the United States of America. Former Presidents, elected leadership of both major political parties, the United States … Continue reading Want To Be A Great Leader? Building trust is hard, but there’s an unspoken goodwill supporting your success.
Plexus Consulting Group?: Origami in the Boardroom: Lost Talent
JUNE 27, 2012
A selection from Origami in the Boardroom and Other Misadventures in Nonprofit Governance© I was attending a two-day board meeting, a regular gathering of executives from across the United States. Governance--Emerging from a Tribal State. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Plexus Consulting Group® For health, education, workforce, finance and other non profit and public service organizations that want to leverage resources and strategically plan for U.S.
The Perfect Storm
AUGUST 22, 2016
I’d like to share some sobering statistics about higher education and employment: In the United States, students graduate from college with an average debt load of nearly $29,000. In the United States in 2015, 32% of employers reported. By 2020, 65% of all jobs in the United States will require some. 47% of jobs in the United States will be significantly impacted by artificial intelligence and automation within the next decade.
Being at Great Ideas 2013 felt like this.
Robert M Barnes
MARCH 21, 2013
Tagged: #ideas13, Anti-Flag, ASAE, Great Ideas, Pennywise, Punk, Rockstar, United States, YAPstars. A Dangerous Mind #ideas13 Anti-Flag ASAE Great Ideas Pennywise Punk Rockstar United States YAPstarsI was among Rockstars like I was at this Pennywise 25th Anniversary Tour gig supported by Death by Stereo and Anti-Flag.
Are Associations Ready to REALLY Help Youth Worldwide?
APRIL 18, 2014
The United States ranks sixth on this list (ahem). In the United States we have struggled with voter apathy for a number of years (there are reasons for that but that''s for another post).
Industry Hiring Managers: Reach & Recruit Only the Best Candidates
JULY 14, 2016
The creation of approximately 164 million new jobs is expected throughout the United States by 2020 (“Recovery: Job Growth and Education Requirements Through 2020” Georgetown University). Lean how associations make it easy for you.
Happy Thanksgiving Day
NOVEMBER 26, 2015
Grab Your Passport: International Meetings Growth Continues, Study Says
MAY 19, 2014
The United States and Paris topped the lists of countries and cities with the most meetings held. The United States again topped the list of countries with the highest number of events, with 829 meetings. Following the United States were.
The Death of the Mall and Other Association Lessons
APRIL 23, 2014
It may be your entire association is languishing because your industry or profession left the United States for international shores before you realized you needed to get there first to greet them. Yes, malls all over the United States are dying.
Peace Sells.But Who's Buying - Association Membership?
DECEMBER 7, 2009
Of the United States of America? What do you do about revenue streams being shared in a national/state/regional association structure? Stopping local, state and national affiliates from undermining each other in competition for dues dollars. She is determined to see associations continue to serve as a bulwark of adult education in the United States. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Monday, December 7, 2009.
Assessing the Landscape of Association Email
MAY 31, 2016
The report includes a summary of email marketing metrics from nearly 2 billion emails sent in 2015 by associations located in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Fashion Industry Lends Voice to High-Skilled Immigration Debate
APRIL 12, 2017
Taking part in an event Monday led by CFDA and the Zuckerberg-backed immigration advocacy group FWD.us, von Furstenberg told her story of how she came to the United States and built a successful American company.
Actuarial Groups Launch Climate Measurement Tool
DECEMBER 7, 2016
Last week, four actuarial groups in the United States and Canada introduced the Actuaries Climate Index, an online tool that measures changes in extreme weather events and sea levels.
Why “Made in the U.S.A.” Is Coming Back Strong
APRIL 22, 2016
A new Council on Competitiveness study finds that the United States’ embrace of advanced manufacturing technologies is helping to improve its global standing as a manufacturing center.
Live with JP Moery: Developing Large Accounts for Association Sales - Moery Company
The Moery Company
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Dial Into the Conference (United States): (712) 770-4035. Join JP Moery for a Webinar on developing large accounts for association sales and tips on using CEOs for association sales growth. Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at 2:00 PM US/Eastern (GMT-0500).
New Association to Help Women in Events Industry Thrive
APRIL 8, 2015
Research has shown that female meeting planners earn less than their male counterparts in the United States, Canada, and Europe. And it’s been shown that female meeting suppliers earn around 50 percent less than male meeting suppliers in the United States.
Science Groups, ASAE Call on Trump to Rescind Immigration Order
JANUARY 31, 2017
Implementation of this policy will compromise the United States’ ability to attract international scientific talent and maintain scientific and economic leadership.”.
Meetings Groups Announce National Day to Promote Events Industry
DECEMBER 19, 2014
Meetings and events industry organizations and chapters in the United States, Canada, and Mexico will celebrate and promote the value of meetings and conferences next year during an official day of events.
There Are 100 Million Millennials - Are You Ready?
NOVEMBER 12, 2015
The one thing that is consistent among all the stories out there is the Millennials are the largest generation in the history of the United States.
Traditional Association Thinking?
APRIL 9, 2015
Commercial firms are investing heavily in tech savvy marketing and they are making their way into the C Suites of small, medium, and large firms across the United States. Traditional Association Thinking? Is there an Association that isn’t yet facing a for profit competitor?
Be Relevant to Your Future Workforce
JULY 20, 2015
They are the biggest generation in the history of the United States (yes, bigger than the Baby Boom generation). At conferences, I frequently take part in conversations around diversity, which often drift toward the need to provide a "business case" for diversity.
Would you pull a Claire Underwood?
Association Advocacy Chick
MARCH 11, 2015
In season 3 of House of Cards, we find First Lady Claire Underwood seeking the UN ambassadorship to the United States. Warning: this blog post contain spoilers from season 3 of House of Cards. If you haven’t seen the entire season run, consider yourself warned. Upon announcing her nomination, she experiences extreme pushback based on lack of experience and appearance of nepotism among other issues.
Inside Goodwill’s #LaborofLove Campaign
Beth Kanter's Blog
AUGUST 30, 2016
There are 164 local and independent Goodwill nonprofit organizations in the United States and Canada. Last year, Goodwill placed 312,000 people in employment in the United States and Canada. We’re approaching Labor Day Weekend.
Could 2017 Bring a Buyer’s Market for Event Planners?
DECEMBER 14, 2016
The general tone of most forecasters is one of quiet optimism for the 2017 economic outlook,” the report, written by IBTM analyst Rob Davidson [PDF], states. Other Projections IBTM World’s report is not the only one of its kind highlighting forthcoming trends for 2017.
Report: Cashless Payments Surge in Popularity Worldwide
JANUARY 19, 2017
RBR’s report, released Tuesday [PDF], states that 471 billion cashless payments were conducted in 2015, a jump of more than 50 percent from 2011. Standing Up for Cash While the trend toward cashless payments is growing, it isn’t without some pushback.
When Will China and India Surpass the West? ? GrowGlobally.org
DECEMBER 31, 2010
This is a keynote at the first TED-conference in India where Rosling predicts when China and India will catch up with the United States in terms of income per person. GrowGlobally.org. global association strategy, regional planning and local infrastructure to grow your business. About.
Membership Hack: Micro-Advocacy
APRIL 21, 2017
The Vacation Rental Management Association (VRMA) is relatively small but has a large footprint: Its roughly 800 members are spread across the United States, in cities and states where the short-term rental market is heating up.
Clear Skies Ahead: New Tool Will Forecast Business Travel
AUGUST 6, 2014
The first-ever Business Traveler Sentiment Index, developed by the Global Business Travel Association Foundation, will predict the current and future climate for business travel in the United States and abroad.
Be Aware of Recent VAT Tax Changes in Europe ? GrowGlobally.org
MARCH 1, 2011
Just about anyone that has traveled outside the United States is aware of the Value Added Tax (VAT) imposed by other countries. Like our sales tax varies from state to state, VAT varies a little from country to country. GrowGlobally.org.
MAY 5, 2015
in the United States while economic performance in the rest of the world will be shaped by “volatility.” Disruptive Associations. A snapshot by the Conference Board of both the U.S.
IT Group: New EU Data Protection Rules Could Affect You
MAY 2, 2016
Global companies and organizations that do business with countries in the European Union (EU), including those in the United States, will soon have to start preparing for the EU’s new data-protection requirements, according to the International Association of Information Technology Asset Managers.
No Smoking on Planes: Lung Association Reflects on Major Legislative Win
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
On February 25, 1990, a law barring smoking on domestic flights of six hours or less—covering nearly all flights within the United States—took effect. By 2000, the law was expanded to include international flights to and from the United States.
Bringing Real-Life Neighborhoods Online: NextDoor’s Privacy Issues
MARCH 9, 2017
It’s an empowering concept that has taken off - as of June 2016, over 100,000 neighborhoods in the United States had joined NextDoor. NextDoor’s rocky expansion to the United Kingdom. In the beginning of 2017, NextDoor acquired their counterpart in the United Kingdom, Streetlife.
Travel, Meetings Industry Groups Raise Concerns Over Revised Travel Ban
MARCH 8, 2017
Graham IV, FASAE, CAE, encouraged the Trump administration to complete its review of the visa and immigration system “quickly and efficiently so that we aren’t impeding legitimate business and leisure travel to the United States unnecessarily.”
Study Finds One in Three Group Room Nights Booked Outside the Block
AUGUST 3, 2015
A third of group room nights are booked outside of event-contracted room blocks in the United States, according to a recently released study.
How to Share Your Association’s Members: 3 Tips
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
With more than 66,000 trade and professional associations in the United States alone, there’s bound to be some overlap when it comes to memberships.
Tuesday Buzz: Keeping Your Online Community Engaged
JANUARY 17, 2017
The annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California is one of the most profitable music events in the United States, bringing in a whopping $84 million last year. Don’t let your online community get stale.
New Social Network for Docs Already Outpaces AMA Membership
JANUARY 15, 2014
Founded in 1847, the American Medical Association is the largest professional medical organization in the United States, representing over 224,000 physicians and medical students, according to the latest data.
Wednesday Buzz: Why Remote Work Is Here to Stay
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
An in-depth look into the history of labor and the efficiency of remote work builds the case for working from home. Plus: the information you need to debunk email myths.