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Event Planning

3 Unique Silent Auction Item Ideas

Silent auctions are a GREAT way to generate non-dues revenue for your association or chamber of commerce. But the success of a silent auction all...

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Small Staff Chatter

How to Leverage This Member Acquisition Secret Weapon

Have you ever thought of your online member directory as a place to actually prospect for new members?

Well if you haven’t, I’m here to tell you...

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Member Engagement

The Skills You Teach: Are Soft Skills Included?

A major benefit of your organization is likely professional development: providing your members with educational opportunities to help them stay...

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Association Management

A Handwritten Note Calendar: The New Email Marketing Calendar?

You’ve heard of email marketing calendars. You may even have an email marketing calendar. It’s a great way to plan ahead and get really strategic...

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Small Staff Chatter

Communicating Your Unique Membership Value: 2 Steps

Part of growing your organization is communicating membership value - and that’s tough! You and your active members know there are things that are...

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Association Management

Struggling to Stay Organized? Try Google Keep!

Even if you’re a fairly organized person (your desk is clean, your papers are all put away, your emails are filed nicely into folders, etc.),...

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Association Leadership

3 Common Staffing Problems (And Solutions for Each)

A big part of management is finding - and keeping - great people around you. We’re talking great employees!

Employees directly impact...

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Small Staff Chatter

Why Associations and Online Learning are a Perfect Pair

Online learning initiatives are on the rise. Between advancements in different tools and the way we communicate, just about anyone can...

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Small Staff Chatter

How to Recognize Volunteer Burnout (And What to Do Next)

For most organizations, finding volunteers - time and time again - can be tough. And for that reason, many associations and chambers...

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Social Media For Associations

Emoji Marketing: Best Practices for Associations and Chambers

The smiley face. The heart eyes. The raised hands. Whether you love ‘em or hate ‘em, emojis are everywhere!

But should they be in your...

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Member Engagement

Job Hunt Services Your Young Professional Members WANT

Your youngest members - especially recent graduates - probably have one thing predominantly on their mind:

Find. A. Job!

Job hunting can...

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Membership Management

Explaining a "Whoops" to Your Members: 4 Tips

Mistakes: We all make them. Maybe you got the date wrong in one of your emails. Or you sent an email to the wrong list. Or your website...

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