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May/June 2015 It's All About You: Technology is making it easier for associations to meet the personalization challenge.

Technology by Jun 1, 2015

The Promise of Personalization

Technology by Jun 1, 2015

Associations know a lot about their members, often enough to customize products and services based on each member’s individual qualities and preferences—if only they had the right technology and know-how to do it at scale. That capability is rapidly evolving, though. As some early examples from associations show, personalization may finally be a problem we can solve.

Meetings by Jun 1, 2015

Meeting Destinations: Expect the Unexpected

Meetings by Jun 1, 2015

Not every city has the built-in appeal of major meeting destinations like Chicago or San Francisco. But competition for conference business is heating up as cities nationwide have invested heavily in the infrastructure necessary for top-notch meeting experiences. Why would you book your meeting in a place like Pittsburgh or Detroit or Reno? You might be surprised.

Leadership by Jun 1, 2015

Learning: Why Promise Keeping Matters

Leadership by Jun 1, 2015

Promises make a difference in the world—for others and yourself, says Because I Said I Would founder Alex Sheen. Although only in his 20s, Alex Sheen already has demonstrated great promise in the nonprofit world—through the very act of promise making. Grief-stricken by his father’s 2012 death, Sheen founded a nonprofit in his honor called […]