“If you ever feel good about firing somebody, you’re in the wrong line of work,” -Jim.
Make time and resources available for your employees to engage in community service. Doing service trips as a group can be an effective team builder while giving back to the community you call home. Giving them the time to pursue individual service opportunities can provide similar benefits, boost morale, and create a greater sense ofMake time … Read More
Sometimes the best results come from working harder. Other times, success comes from working smarter.
Here is the ultimate measure of association event success: You offer free registration to your next conference or workshop. After the event, you ask attendees to pay what they believe is fair, based on the value they received—and that number could be $0. Ultimately, you exceed revenue expectations. Sound like an insane stunt? The AmericanHere … Read More
A dual relationship can impact both your personal and professional life. One example is being friends with the company’s supplier. These types of relationships shouldn’t be entirely avoided but it’s important to be aware of potential pitfalls.
When traveling on an airplane, be more comfortable with these tips.
There are associations for everything—even, believe it or not, for association professionals like us at TMG! We recently spent a great weekend in Chicago attending two conferences: the American Society of Association Executives’ (ASAE) annual meeting and the Association Management Company Institute’s (AMCI) AMCs Engaged conference. (That’s Ben, BW, and Lou at ASAE’s opening keynoteThere … Read More