The Power of A is why we are association professionals and built our business in this transformative industry. We see the power of A throughout the year as associations programs and efforts reach individuals around the globe from setting standards and guiding regulations and legislation to innovating products and processes to extending a helping hand. The power of A is on full display as the country attends to Hurricane Harvey.
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Did #NVW17 sneak up on you? There’s still time to act. Below are a few last-minute ideas. A week recognizing volunteers is nice but really showing #VolunteerLove means a commitment to your volunteers all 52 weeks a year.
Showing #VolunteerLove is a winning strategy for driving member engagement. Why? Because volunteering is the stickiest type of member engagement. We need to get beyond rewards and recognition to show #VolunteerLove.
That was the message of the ASAE Membership Section Council webinar, Driving Member Engagement by Showing #VolunteerLove.
The biggest challenge facing associations with chapter networks is “maintaining relevancy in a time where geographic boundaries are made increasingly irrelevant by technology,” said one survey respondent in the 2016 Chapter Benchmarking Study
[PDF], conducted by our firm, Mariner Management & Marketing, LLC. And this quote was by no means an outlier. The future for associations’ geographic chapters is uncertain, and this model will be shaped largely by which of six trends gains the most momentum in 2017.
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.