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Money & Business by Associations Now Staff Mar 30, 2020

Today’s Coronavirus Tracker

Money & Business by Associations Now Staff Mar 30, 2020

Current World Health Organization statistics on incidence of COVID-19 worldwide and a roundup of conference, travel, and business news and information.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 19, 2020

Eight Ways to Stay Healthy During Coronavirus Social Distancing

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 19, 2020

With many employees working from home—thrust into close quarters with relatives and distanced from coworkers and friends—an expert says it is important to practice self-care.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 6, 2020

Group Helps Students Continue Their Travels Despite Coronavirus

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 6, 2020

Now through May is peak travel time for students—many taking spring break and class trips. With virus fears prevalent, Student and Youth Travel Association members are making adjustments to give students a safe travel experience.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 4, 2020

How to Keep Your Association Running if Coronavirus Worsens

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 4, 2020

As fears about the spread of the virus rise, associations are determining how they will cope if a severe outbreak hits the U.S. Business continuity plans cover many emergencies—including infectious disease—so make sure yours is up to date. If you ever wondered why you should develop a business continuity plan, coronavirus has supplied an answer. […]

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Mar 3, 2020

Will Coronavirus Spoil March Madness, Too?

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Mar 3, 2020

An advocacy group for college athletes is calling on the NCAA to consider playing March Madness games without crowds to prevent the spread of infections. The NCAA isn’t at that point yet, but it does have contingency plans for its major basketball tournaments.

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 28, 2020

Today’s Coronavirus Tracker

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 28, 2020

Current statistics on the spread of COVID-19 worldwide and a roundup of conference, travel, and business news and information. Promoting a Surge of Volunteering With a job market in disarray and an immediate public health need, a wide variety of organizations and major companies—including the Yale School of Public Health, Amazon Web Services, ADP, and […]

Leadership by Chris Vest, CAE Feb 26, 2020

Trump Requests $1.8 Billion for Coronavirus Response

Leadership by Chris Vest, CAE Feb 26, 2020

The White House this week asked Congress for emergency funds to prepare a response to a potential surge of coronavirus cases in the U.S. But Democrats on the Hill say more will be needed.

Meetings by Ernie Smith Feb 19, 2020

Associations Cancel Events, Shake Up Schedules in Response to Coronavirus

Meetings by Ernie Smith Feb 19, 2020

Numerous events big and small have had to change their schedules or even cancel in response to lingering concerns about the Wuhan coronavirus. The disease led to the recent cancellation of Mobile World Congress, among others.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Feb 13, 2020

How the Coronavirus Is Affecting Work in Asia-Pacific

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Feb 13, 2020

With the coronavirus causing quarantines in China and putting other Asian cities on high alert, staff are working from home, taking precautions, and looking for workarounds to keep up with job duties without risking infection.

Meetings by Ernie Smith Feb 12, 2020

Mobile World Congress Cancelled Over Coronavirus Concerns

Meetings by Ernie Smith Feb 12, 2020

The widely attended technology industry event, which takes place each year in Barcelona, had faced the departure of more than two dozen vendors in recent days over concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 4, 2020

Fact-Checking Groups Aim to Minimize Coronavirus Confusion

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 4, 2020

Nonprofits focused on verifying facts in real time are working in overdrive to make sure that information about the Wuhan coronavirus is as accurate as it can be.

Meetings by Rasheeda Childress Feb 3, 2020

Will Event Cancellation Insurance Cover the Coronavirus?

Meetings by Rasheeda Childress Feb 3, 2020

Associations worried they might have to cancel a meeting due to the Wuhan coronavirus typically won’t have coverage unless they purchased a communicable disease rider, says an expert.

Leadership by Ernie Smith Jan 27, 2020

Associations Advise Doctors, Public Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Leadership by Ernie Smith Jan 27, 2020

The deadly virus has spread quickly from China to the United States, and as researchers scramble to find a treatment, medical groups are advising members and the public on how to recognize cases and protect themselves.

Money & Business by Michael Hickey Apr 3, 2020

How to Keep Employees Productive and Motivated Through COVID-19

Money & Business by Michael Hickey Apr 3, 2020

The global health crisis has professionals in all industries dealing with uncertainty. To weather the storm, organizations must demonstrate understanding and a willingness to adapt.

Membership by Rasheeda Childress Apr 2, 2020

How To Craft Member Renewal Messaging Amid COVID-19 Crisis

Membership by Rasheeda Childress Apr 2, 2020

Even though much of the world is consumed with fighting the spread of coronavirus, membership renewals are still coming due. Experts offer advice on dealing with renewal notices, while being sensitive to today’s unique environment.

Leadership by Chris Vest, CAE Apr 2, 2020

ASAE Calls for More Association-Specific COVID-19 Relief

Leadership by Chris Vest, CAE Apr 2, 2020

ASAE and nearly 3,000 associations have asked Congress to provide additional aid to trade and professional associations experiencing financial losses due to COVID-19 and to allow 501(c)(6) groups to be eligible for small business interruption loans.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Apr 1, 2020

How the New COVID-19 Sick Leave, FMLA Law Could Impact Associations

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Apr 1, 2020

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act requires businesses with fewer than 500 employees to give two weeks of paid sick leave and 10 weeks of partially paid FMLA leave to employees affected by the virus. An expert explains what you need to know.

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 30, 2020

Equal Pay Day: How to Negotiate for Yourself

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 30, 2020

Tuesday’s campaign is all about raising awareness of the wage gap between men and women.

Leadership by Mark Athitakis Mar 29, 2020

Leading During a Pandemic: Setting Strategy, Virtually

Leadership by Mark Athitakis Mar 29, 2020

As virtual meetings become the new norm, more associations will need to Zoom strategic discussions. Here's how to make that process effective.

Meetings by Samantha Whitehorne Mar 26, 2020

Tips for Hosting a Successful Virtual Event From a Group That Did It

Meetings by Samantha Whitehorne Mar 26, 2020

After CoreNet Global postponed its Global Summit in Singapore due to coronavirus, the association created a free virtual summit. With a successful meeting behind them, CoreNet's CEO shares some advice for those wanting to host a virtual event of their own.

Money & Business by Chris Vest, CAE Mar 26, 2020

Associations Need More COVID-19 Aid, ASAE Says

Money & Business by Chris Vest, CAE Mar 26, 2020

Relief for membership associations reeling from event cancellations and other business disruptions amid the coronavirus pandemic was not included in the Senate bill passed Wednesday night.

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 25, 2020

Email Marketing Do’s and Don’ts During COVID-19

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 25, 2020

What to do and what to avoid when it comes to connecting with your audience during the current public health crisis.

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 25, 2020

How to Nurture Sponsor Relationships Amid Virus Cancellations

Money & Business by Rasheeda Childress Mar 25, 2020

COVID-19 has spurred organizations to work remotely, schools to close, and conferences to cancel. Amid the uncertainty, it’s time to talk to your sponsors about what you’re doing and offer them ways to still bring value to your members.

Technology by Michael Hickey Mar 24, 2020

Daily Buzz: How Business Leaders Can Prepare for AI

Technology by Michael Hickey Mar 24, 2020

The way we work in the future will be different, and organizations need to be ready. Also: Want your audience to trust your content? Don’t forget about fact-checking.

Leadership by Mark Athitakis Mar 22, 2020

Leading During an Epidemic: Communicating With Staff and Members

Leadership by Mark Athitakis Mar 22, 2020

COVID-19 has placed new pressures on association leaders. How do you communicate with staff and members? What do you hold off on or prioritize? Three CEOs share their stories.

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 20, 2020

How to Manage Your Newly Remote Workforce

Money & Business by Sara Cutcliffe Mar 20, 2020

Due to COVID-19, working from home is the new normal right now. Here are some tips on keeping your employees productive and happy.

Money & Business by Chris Vest, CAE Mar 19, 2020

ASAE Requests Aid for Associations Hit Hard by COVID-19

Money & Business by Chris Vest, CAE Mar 19, 2020

Citing major revenue losses related to the coronavirus pandemic, ASAE is asking lawmakers for $25 billion in emergency aid for associations in a proposed economic stimulus package, along with a federal pandemic risk insurance program.

Technology by Ernie Smith Mar 18, 2020

Five Essential Tools for Your Remote Toolkit

Technology by Ernie Smith Mar 18, 2020

If you’re new to working remotely, or even if you're a regular teleworker, you may not know all the tools and hacks that can make virtual work a little simpler. Here are a few you may want to try.

Technology by Ernie Smith Mar 16, 2020

Let’s Learn to Love Remote Work the Hard Way

Technology by Ernie Smith Mar 16, 2020

If your organization was a straggler on the whole remote work concept, you might feel like, after the last couple of weeks, you’ve essentially been thrown into a style of work you weren’t particularly looking to embrace. But perhaps there is a bright side here—a potential for future flexibility.

Meetings by Samantha Whitehorne Mar 12, 2020

Associations Prep and Debut Virtual Conference Options

Meetings by Samantha Whitehorne Mar 12, 2020

With coronavirus causing many groups to rethink face-to-face meeting plans, some have turned to virtual offerings as way to deliver the education their attendees need.

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 21, 2020

The Unsettled Status of Remote Work in 2020

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 21, 2020

Every major trend line shows that remote work allows employees to be more productive and employers to save money. So why is the federal government having everyone come back into the office? And should you consider the same?

Brand Connection by Manifest Feb 17, 2020

Say What? 3 Elements of an Effective Social Governance Policy

Brand Connection by Manifest Feb 17, 2020

[Sponsored] It’s easy to make a misstep on social media. But with a smart set of governance rules, you can develop an authentic brand voice that engages and delights.

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 10, 2020

Four Tips for Staying Healthy While Traveling

Money & Business by Ernie Smith Feb 10, 2020

Whether you’re flying across the country or across the world, it’s important to take steps to ensure your health while traveling. Read on for a few expert tips.