Component

CEX isn’t your typical association conference. And it isn’t for everyone. It’s a one-day deep dive into all things “geographic components.” It’s for association exec who have or are thinking of building geographic components.

Yes, we can and we’ve talked to a couple of associations who are doing it! Associations like National Association of Home Builders, Public Relations Society of America, American Optometric Association, American Nurses Association, American Library Association, Association for Talent Development, National Association of the Remodeling Industry, National Association of Tax Professionals, and American Society of […]

So you work with that group of groups – chapters, councils, affiliates around the country or globe. And you have questions. And a few frustrations? And maybe a story or two of a chapter that broke records? Component Exchange Conference, CEX19, is where you should be October 18.

The jury is still out on this question. You see virtual isn’t a slam dunk. It doesn’t necessarily solve the connection issue. It still requires passionate volunteers, albeit fewer. It still must deliver value. For NIGP, the Institute for Public Procurement, the vote is yes. For the National Association of Productivity & Organizing, the vote […]

We have traveled around the country doing chapter leader workshops and can report that there are chapters succeeding in building volunteer engagement where other chapters struggle. What’s in their playbook? (1) Have a person or team who’s focused on building the volunteer pool. Call it your Director of Volunteering and Outreach, Director of Volunteer Services, […]

It started from nothing … just a Meetup group coupled with lots of outreach through LinkedIn. I’m talking about the CXPA Baltimore/Chesapeake Network. CXPA is the Customer Experience Professionals Association founded in 2011. As a young organization representing a young profession, you would expect them to do things a little differently.  Their un-chapters are one […]

Contact Us

Mariner Management & Marketing is your partner in helping association volunteers and staff create the greatest possible value for your members and in ensuring the long term health and growth of your association.

12 + 12 =

Mariner_Logo_WHT

Mariner Management & Marketing provides association management, volunteer coordinator and leadership development information for associations and non-profit organizations.