Military Officers Association of America received a grant from JPMorgan Chase & Co. that will help create regional military spouse symposia in 2014 in San Antonio, Feb. 12, Washington and a third location. The grant enables the expansion of MOAA’s seven-year initiative to conduct an all-day professional-development conference titled “Keeping a Career on the Move.” Details. www.moaa.org/spousesymposium.
More than 56 percent of responding association executives expect to pay their staff more within the year, a 12 percent increase over last year’s sample in the TRENDS 2013 Spring Association PULSE Report This is partly checked, however, by a decrease in benefits over last year. Travel expenses haven’t moved at all since the spring 2012 PULSE cycle, and it remains the only thing that over a fifth of executives plan to scale back.
Gateway Insurance Solutions is the first partner in the independent adviser division of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. Gateway has created a program where life insurance agents can join NAIFA at no cost by utilizing the company's services as an independent insurance marketing organization.