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Small Staff Chatter

2 Key Items to Work Into Your 2020 Budget

As we start to round the corner at the end of 2019, we’re sure “the budget” has come up once or twice (or a few hundred times) at your association...

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Association Leadership

Engaging Your Remote Employees: 3 Tips

More and more people are engaging in - and even seeking out - remote work. It’s a trend that doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon. 

But...

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Member Engagement

A Lesson from the NFL: Boosting Member Engagement Through Organizational Milestones

If you’re a football fan, then you’re probably already aware that this is the NFL’s 100th Season. To celebrate, the league has organized a number...

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Small Staff Chatter

Handling Negative Perceptions about Your Association or Chamber

“The chamber is just so stuffy.”

“Only young people go to their events.”

“That association? They just want your money.”

“The benefits aren’t worth...

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Social Media For Associations

Who Should "Own" Social Media at Your Association or Chamber?

By now, you know your organization needs to be active on social media, but there’s a problem: You don’t have anyone on staff to actually manage...

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Member Retention

2 Types of Membership Renewal Emails You NEED to Be Sending

There are a TON of best practices regarding membership renewals, but when it comes to outreach and letting your members know when it’s time (and...

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Member Engagement

[Template] Your Members’ Guide to Your Members-Only Portal

Thinking about your members-only portal: how hard do you have to work just to get members to sign in for the first time?

You and I and...

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Small Staff Chatter

Overcoming the Challenges Associated with Managing a Mentoring Program

Having a mentoring program at your association or chamber has clear member value. Not only can your mentors give back to an organization...

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Social Media For Associations

How to Grow Your Organization's LinkedIn Following (And Keep Your Followers Engaged)

Is your association or chamber of commerce on LinkedIn? If not, we highly recommend creating a company page. Not only does it give your...

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Small Staff Chatter

6 Ways to Eliminate Financial Friction for Your Members

Thinking about your current payment process: how long does it take for a member to make a payment of any kind? (Whether it’s for dues,...

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Association Leadership

Public Speaking Reminders (When You're Really, Really Terrified)

A few weeks ago, I was able to attend HubSpot’s annual conference, INBOUND, in Boston. It’s a four-day event with TONS of educational...

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Small Staff Chatter

Incorporating Fall Into Your Non-Dues Revenue Strategy: 4 Ideas

Your non-dues revenue strategy should be ever-evolving. And with fall right around the corner, what better time to try a few new tactics?

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