Month: March 2021

THE PRESENT AND FUTURE OF ASSOCIATIONS: HOW COVID-19 IS INFLUENCING BOTH

Written by Shawn Smajstrla  Associations are as different as they are alike. These membership organizations represent an infinite array of industries and interests. But for all their diversity, there are similarities these associations all share…

3 Things to Think About When Planning Association Events in 2021

by Colleen Bottorff First, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the incredible work that associations and chambers alike pulled off to host their events in 2020. It was inspiring to see you step…

Hybrid Meetings Require [at least] a 3-Way Partnership

In MSAE’s 2021 Member Survey, concerns about the status of in-person meetings and the cost and logistics of hybrid meetings ranked at the top of the list, right behind revenue concerns. Outside of the survey,…