The Center for Association Resources

Icon

The Center for Association Resources is an association management firm focused on helping Non-Profit associations succeed in their mission.

What Makes a Great Meeting?

Another in a series of articles related to association management selected from our reading list by:
Robert O. Patterson, JD
CEO/ Principal
The Center for Association Resources, Inc.

From National Council of NonProfits:

What makes a great meeting? The best of them leave us focused and energized because the purpose of the meeting was clear; attendees felt engaged; and the process was smooth. Not-so-great meetings, on the other hand, drain energy, and lower morale.
To help you set the stage for meetings that are strategic, outcome-oriented, and productive for all, we’ve pulled together some tips. Read More

Filed under: Center for Association Resources, Leadership, Non-Profit, Planning

Adding Remarketing to Your Membership and Conference Marketing Mix

Another in a series of articles related to association management selected from our reading list by:
Robert O. Patterson, JD
CEO/ Principal
The Center for Association Resources, Inc.

From Membership Marketing Blog:

In most cases, all of your marketing efforts drive members and customers to your website to join, register, or purchase an item. But the reality is that once a prospect comes to your website many do not complete their transaction on the first visit. Read More

Filed under: Center for Association Resources, Fund Raising, Leadership, Marketing, Non-Profit, Planning

Paying Attention To Employee Benefit Plans

Another in a series of articles related to association management selected from our reading list by:
Robert O. Patterson, JD
CEO/ Principal
The Center for Association Resources, Inc.

From The NonProfit Times:

It would be easy for nonprofit management to ignore the requirements associated with employee benefit plans, such as retirement plans. Easy, but very mistaken.
As defined pension plans fall by the wayside and employees become more actively involved in their retirement funding, employers have to be more aware of sophisticated arrangements that come on the market. Even if workers are making investment decisions, employers still have fiduciary responsibility, as well as requirements imposed by the U.S. Department of Labor and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Read More

Filed under: Center for Association Resources, Leadership, Non-Profit, Planning

5 Email Marketing Tips for Nonprofit Organizations

Another in a series of articles related to association management selected from our reading list by:
Robert O. Patterson, JD
CEO/ Principal
The Center for Association Resources, Inc.

From The NonProfit Times:

Asking for money isn’t easy, especially when you’re not providing a product or service in return. That’s why marketers working for nonprofit organizations face their own unique challenges when it comes to putting together effective email campaigns. How can you make sure your fundraising messages get opened and read? What words and phrases get the best results? What can you do to increase response rates? Read MoreRead Even More

Filed under: Center for Association Resources, Fund Raising, Leadership, Non-Profit

For Employers: Stay Interview Questions

Another in a series of articles related to association management selected from our reading list by:
Robert O. Patterson, JD
CEO/ Principal
The Center for Association Resources, Inc.

From The Nonprofit Times

There’s the job interview, aimed at finding the best person for a position, and the exit interview, a chance to pretend to learn from a departing employee what is good or bad about the organization.

And now, there’s the stay interview. As proposed by Beverly Kaye and Sharon Jordan-Evans in their book “Hello Stay Interviews, Goodbye Talent Loss,” the stay interview is a conversation between a manager and a valued employee aimed at keeping that employee in the fold. Read More

Filed under: Center for Association Resources, Leadership, Non-Profit, Strategy

August 2015
M T W T F S S
« Jul   Sep »
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  

Top Clicks

  • None