I don't typically look to the front page of the Washington Post for my association news, but in recent months, that's where I've often found it.
Advice from a social fundraising expert on how to implement it the right way.
Associations are fully entrenched in the world of social media—using various tools to communicate with and engage their audiences. But is it an effective tool for fundraising? The answer is no—and yes.
Recent high-profile cases of embezzlement at nonprofits remind us that fraud is a constant risk. Hear from several association executives who have seen embezzlement firsthand and learn what you can do to avoid a similar fate.
You may not be doing enough to cover yourself from fraud. Some tips to better audit your nonprofit.
Regardless of the answer, the smart association is already preparing.
We interview association A-lister Susan W. Medick, CPA, CAE, the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association's chief financial and operations officer.
Stacy Tetschner, FASAE, CAE, the CEO of the National Speakers Association, answers questions from NSA member Thom Singer.
A new survey by global consulting firm Ellwood Atfield illuminates some of the ways European associations can calculate success and advocate more effectively.
They say the eyes are the mirror of a person's soul. Or maybe it's his workspace. At least, that's the way it is with Jay Karen, CAE.
A roundup of new hires and other personnel moves in the association industry.
The Central Arizona Dental Society each year gives dentists and other dentistry professionals the chance to help those who can't afford dental care.
As the Performance Marketing Association learned in its own judicial struggle, sometimes, what you don't know can help you.
What one leadership skill or trait would you like to improve upon? These association leaders ponder the question.
Lou DiGioia, CAE, the executive director of MATHCOUNTS in Alexandria, Virginia, has three tips for association leaders.
You can't lead your association without considering your wellness—and it's about more than health.
Give your members the content they need and have your suppliers be the content experts, and everyone wins—association included.
A calendar featuring dogs and comedians at local businesses becomes a big victory for one Humane Society in New Jersey.
New IRS rules for health flexible spending accounts give employers a new option.
Associations offering content, education, certification, and more inevitably face risk, and should consider liability insurance.
Toll-free texting could be the perfect customer service solution for your association.
Fara Francis, CIO of the Associated General Contractors of America, on working with vendors, even when the relationships go south.
The Samsung Galaxy Note II: A smart smartphone that anticipates your next move.
A better measure for intangible benefits.
Lessons from associations' for-profit kin, the membership club.
The Association of Fundraising Professionals helps its members figure out the right move with its ethics assessment tool.
How one association crowdsourced its conference agenda.
Canada's second-largest city, Montreal, features European flavor and venues that will up your meetings game.
A step-by-step guide to scaling up your organization's excellence.
Career advice from Cheryl Palmer, M.Ed., CPRW, career coach at Call to Career.
Undervaluing older workers today could harm associations in the future, says AARP Chief Operating Officer Jo Ann Jenkins.
Ron Rosenbaum, the Sports and Fitness Industry Association's senior vice president of marketing and business development, got his start as a paperboy.
The IRS wants to clearly define how much political activity 501(c)(4)s can engage in.
At FHRBOC, get business savvy and great networking all in one conference.
Recent acquisitions and grand openings mean new opportunities for meeting planners.
ASAE and NHSA collaborate on sectorwide framework for Diversity and Inclusion.
In sometimes surprising ways, associations play direct and indirect roles in bringing the products, services, and activities of daily life to people around the world. Including fossils.