Controversy has followed the American Studies Association in the 10 months since it announced a boycott of Israeli academic institutions over human rights issues. This week, it officially denied claims that it is planning to discriminate against Israelis at its annual conference.
A new ad-industry study suggests that we'd rather have sponsored free apps than pay to get those apps instead. Also: the best s'mores-related idea you'll see all day.
A yoga industry group recently built a credentialing system for yoga schools that relies on social ratings and reviews. See how it’s worked out so far and how such a system might be beneficial to other associations.
A number of online publishers applaud the results of their A/B testing efforts. Plus: The story of yesterday's #assnchat.
In a document published this week, the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association offered the federal government 10 principles it says should drive decision-making on cybersecurity issues facing the financial industry. Among them—a new working that would allow federal agencies to coordinate with the financial sector.
The Association of National Advertisers keeps growing. It announced last week that it acquired the Business Marketing Association roughly five months after acquiring another marketing industry group.
U.S. credit and debit cards are about to get a major upgrade after President Obama signed an executive order last week that will require the federal government to begin using microchip technology. Banks and retailers applauded the move.
In the wake of a disaster at an air traffic control facility, aviation pros worked together to ensure that planes still flew. The next challenge? Now they have to take that collaborative spirit and put it behind a series of bigger changes.
Advice on how to turn an informational interview into something more than just a cup of coffee. Also: Suggestions on the approach you should take with your online community.
Associations don't typically grant members voting power on dues increases, but one association that does has found a formula that keeps members happy and revenue growing.