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6 Online Engagement Hacks for Association Professionals

6 Online Engagement Hacks for Association Professionals

Member engagement is top-of-mind for most association professionals. But when it comes to actually making that happen, well, roadblocks often occur. Sometimes what we THINK will appeal to members and potential members doesn’t, and we’re left scratching our heads.

Engagement is tough - we get it. So to help you out, we’ve put together six online engagement hacks for association professionals:

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Friday Top Five: Conferences

Posted by Sarah Hill

Here in Atlanta we're all craving warmer weather, and can't wait for everyone in the Association world to come to our home this summer. Those thoughts of ASAE 2013 in hot hot August inspired today's Friday Top Five about those huge gatherings we all know and love: conferences.

Friday Top Five: Conferences

The key to successful CSM/planner collaboration is communication
by Aaron Wolwiec with guest author Kelly Van Dyke
“Your venue CSM should be your number one go-to person, your number one collaborator, your biggest fan, maybe even your best friend (even if only for a short period of time). This person wants a successful conference just as much as you do.”

How Predictable Is Your Annual Conference? By Jeff Hurt
“What could we do to shake it up a little? How could we create an annual conference that was unpredictable, unexpected and had a huge WOW factor?”

Events Can Change The World by Thom Singer
“A conference, trade show, convention or other meetings are built around venues, agendas, speakers, and information.... but the real power happens in the "Hallway Conversations" that spontaneously occur between attendees.  While content matters, the content alone is not enough to create memorable experiences.”

Virtual Conferences: Advantages That You Should Know by Alix Sandler for SocialFish
“Participants have the flexibility of arranging their conference schedule at a moment’s notice. If you are in the wrong session or want to switch, you can transfer sessions.”

Google+ Hangouts: Give Your Conferences A Longer Life by Anita Ferrer for Association's Now
“The social-media-based videoconferencing platform offers ample opportunities to stretch your event’s budget and reach.”

Topics: association management, event planning

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