10 Tips for Hosting Engaging Virtual Events for Associations

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  It is no surprise that in-person events and conferences require a lot of time due to the meticulous planning and execution needed for a successful event. In addition, extensive advertising and promotions are a must in order for associations to maximize their return on investment. Hosting virtual events is no different, with one additional […]

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The Why and The How of Online Events and Conferences

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  In-person events such as seminars, conferences and conventions, have long been the staple of associations’ non-dues revenue streams. In fact, as much as 41% consider it their most valuable source of ancillary earnings, according to Association Adviser. Organized properly, they can certainly help diversify revenue, create necessary brand recognition and member loyalty. However, in-person […]

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10 Ways for Associations to Offer Benefits for Sponsors and Exhibitors Online

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  As more events are being cancelled, many associations are opting to ramp up their online continuing education sessions and conferences in order to soften the negative financial impact. Some are pre-recording their sessions and making them available on-demand, while others are choosing to live-stream on the scheduled date. So, how does the shift towards […]

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Never Stop Learning: Continuing Education Inside and Out

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  Offering continuing education courses can be a strong addition to any association’s membership offerings. Gaining access to courses and certifications gives professionals another reason to join your association and even more reasons to renew their membership. These can all lead to increases in non-dues revenue. In addition, offering continuing education courses can have many […]

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Different Learners, Different Styles: How Versatility in Learning Strategies Can Maximize Profit

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  When it comes to learning, we all do it a little differently. Even the best content provided by the best instructor can be lost on segments of the audience if it’s all presented in the same way. This is because of the way people digest knowledge. When trying to optimize audience reception and response, […]

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How Vocalmeet Can Help Your Association Increase Member Engagement and Grow Revenue

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  According to the 2014 Operating Ratio Report from the American Society for Association Executives (ASAE), most associations have four primary revenue sources (outside of private donors): membership, events, certifications, educational programs, and the sale of goods and services. With today’s association members requiring the convenience of engaging with associations online, Vocalmeet understands that a positive […]

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