It’s part of the culture at AMPED Association Management that staff regularly share with one another tools and processes they use to support our mission: to perfect operations and accelerate growth for the organizations we manage. In fact, we specifically share “hacks” during our weekly staff meetings — what works for one person or organization may also work for another. It’s that sharing of knowledge across diverse associations that is the beauty of the AMC model.
Another, more public way of sharing what we know is through the AMPED-UP! blog. Staff members write weekly about challenges, tips and solutions for all things associations, from technology, to governance, to workplace issues.
Here is a list of top-read blogs from the last few months that are not to be missed.
Nine questions that can green-light or sideline your next association initiative
by Tony Veroeven
Planning a joint convention: Tips for a successful and positive collaboration
by Michael Battaglia
How to develop strategic priorities using a breakout session model
by Jen Brydges
When a hurricane hits your convention city: How our meetings team prepared for the worst
by Chris Caple
Is Squarespace right for your association's website?
by Emily Viles
Why you should attend user conferences for your technology platforms
by Emily Wiseman
First impressions: How to welcome new members
by Terry Driscoll
The Hitchhikers Guide to the CAE: Part 1
by Christina McCoy, CAE
What’s in your bag? Using video to up the entertainment value of your social presence
by Kristin McGuine
Certification program is opportunity to recognize key members
by Kim Siebecker