All posts by Ilyse Shapiro.

2020 Report: Associations Face Increased Challenges, Opportunities as Member Preferences Become More Diverse By Tracy Grzybowski

According to the 2020 State of the Conference Industry Report just released by Omnipress, the knowledge and education delivered at a conference continued to be the biggest driver of value for attendees. But, because of…

Why Members Don’t Volunteer: 8 Questions & Concerns Members Have About Volunteering

If you look at the activities of members who renew year after year, you’d probably see a correlation between volunteering and retention. Members who volunteer are more likely to achieve their membership goals, such as…

When the board wants help 0 COMMENTS Robert C. Harris

Not all board members have knowledge of governance. Some have the benefit of serving on prior boards. Others are novices. Seldom does a board say, “We need help.” In theory the directors all attended board…