Associations help their members do their work more effectively. They provide products, services, advocacy, convening opportunities, and more. This is manifested through myriad offerings, but the conferences implemented by Associations are often the most significant opportunities for learning, sharing, and convening. Because conferences are so resource-intensive—for both organizers and participants—Nancy Bacon and Mark Nilles recently
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, DC – November 6, 2019. sshape, a commercial architecture and interior design firm serving clients in the corporate and non-profit communities, is celebrating an inaugural year defined by exponential growth and design success. Since opening its doors, sshape has expanded to a staff of 18, outgrown its first office space, and
Over time, site search for association websites has become more and more important because of its effectiveness in engaging members. This if the search is done well and has the right functionality, of course. Research backs this assertion up. The following data highlights some data that supports the importance of site search applications: According to
What’s the most valuable asset your association has? If you said members, you’re close. It’s actually their data. What makes Amazon, Facebook and Google so valuable? It’s not that they sell a lot of things, connect a bunch of friends or get a lot of search traffic. They certainly do those things, but what makes
This year’s Nonprofit CFO of the Year awards was an incredibly lively and warm-hearted celebration. Each year founding partners West Lane & Schlager and Tate & Tryon with partner, Association TRENDS, bring together this special group of people to celebrate nonprofit CFO’s and all the hard work they do for their organizations. The Keynote speaker
Did you know Americans spend 11 hours a day engaging with electronic media? That’s not all. According to Google, 98 percent of Americans switch devices over the course of a day and IT research firm Aberdeen Group reports more than half of all companies are trying to reach us through no fewer than eight channels.