The office holiday party is a staple for many associations. But in the era of #MeToo and with some employees preferring to forgo a traditional celebration, more employers are switching things up to provide a better experience for everyone.
Has membership fatigue set in with the people your association serves? A forthcoming book explores how associations and subscription-based businesses can work to create “forever transactions” with their members, delivering value that lasts a lifetime.
In an age of misinformation and conflict, Section 230, a key rule of the internet era, is up for debate in the political sphere. But any changes could create liability headaches for site operators.
Association staffers and volunteers are often overwhelmed, especially this time of year. That makes it a good time to think about your organizational culture.
Your messaging on membership’s return on investment is often as important as the benefits you provide. Consider whether you’re striking the right tone.
Should you treat content more like data? It’s the general idea behind the JAMstack, a growing class of content-management technologies that hold lots of value for forward-thinking organizations.
Associations can often struggle to launch a foundation or sister organization. One persevered by sticking to its vision.
Here’s a reality many associations face: More meeting attendees want to lower their carbon footprint by flying less, and some companies are reducing how often their employees can fly. It may be time for associations to consider a different conference strategy.
After years of a tight job market, with record unemployment, a new report indicates subtle shifts are occurring. While the market looks good for most sectors, nonprofits plan to hire fewer people, and a certain skill set is highly sought.
A new Community Brands study indicates that your members’ needs change as they advance in their careers. The finding suggests that there’s a lot of opportunity in an engagement strategy focusing on benefits that match career stages.