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3 Tips to make a Lifelong Member

Lifelong association members are likely some of the most well-regarded and active members in any field. They have learned from their peers, explored membership programs and services, and have almost all been involved as an association volunteer at some point.

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Volunteer Appreciation: 10 Quick Tips for Saying Thank You

Successful associations need volunteers, appreciate their help, and thank them for their contributions. Volunteer time and expertise are valuable, so ensure your volunteers feel valued as well. Whether you thank them privately, publicly, annually or monthly, volunteer appreciation can take

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4 Steps to Building an Effective Volunteer Program

Volunteers are essential for any association. They are in tune with your industry, understand the needs and motivations of your members, and are often the ones charged with planning and carrying out association programs, events, and more. But volunteers don’t

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5 Tips for Volunteer Recruitment

The time has come to fill a vacant volunteer role (or roles). Where do you start to find a quality volunteer? This post will give you a starting point to effectively use your time to recruit members into volunteer roles.

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4 Ways to Empower Your Volunteers

It is a well-known fact of association management that volunteers not only make the association run well, they are vital to fulfilling the mission. They are the “reach” of the association, providing value as promoters, workers, thinkers, and doers. I

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