Best Practices for Membership Organizations – articles

Get Rave Reviews by Hiring the Right Speaker

Summary: Are you looking for speakers for your next conference? Here are 10 Questions to ask speakers before you engage them.

Choosing an Association Management Company – 6 Tips to Save Time and Money

Summary: Are you looking for association management services? Are you preparing an RFP? These 6 tips for choosing an association management company will save you time and money.

Energizing Your Professional Development Program - How to Kick it Up a Notch.

Summary: Do you want to take your professional development program to the next level? There are only two steps: Planning & Implementation. A common mistake is to start with Implementation.

I Wasn't Aware of That!...The Importance of Training Your Board Members.

Summary: This article describes a new tool for board member education. The Trefasi Method™ is a three-stage training technique for board members. This includes a discussion of standard and web-based training methods.

The Privileges of Membership.

Summary: In any economic environment, it’s as important to hold on to existing members as it is to attract new members. Don’t make the mistake of using the same message for both groups.

Online Education - 7 Ways to Avoid Mistakes.

Summary: Are you considering adding online education to your organization’s professional development curriculum? Read these tips to maximize your return on investment.

Self-Directed Online Learning - Tips for Subject Matter Experts.

Summary: Are you thinking of adding online learning to your toolbox? This article tells you what to expect and provides some tips to maximize your return on investment.