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Delete – Almost 50% of Members Removed to Increase Member Engagement

2016-10-18T15:42:48+00:00 Monday, 11 July, 2016|Categories: Member Engagement, Opinion Piece|Tags: , , , |

This article was written by Guest Blogger: Beth Williams, Quality and Membership Officer London Youth Traditionally a decline in membership numbers is viewed as a problem, however at London Youth we’ve discovered the opposite to be true. For years London Youth has proudly proclaimed itself to be a network of over 400 youth clubs across [...]

CPD Benchmarking for Professional Bodies – Moving CPD into the Digital Age

2016-10-13T06:55:52+00:00 Thursday, 9 June, 2016|Categories: Research|Tags: , , |

In partnership with the MemberWise Network, the CPD Standards Office is hosting a research consultation for associations and membership organisations.  Exploring the new “digital era of CPD” including new technology trends, as well as social and legislative demands, the consultation will focus on the real impact the digital age is having on CPD policies, recording [...]

Working and Meeting in a Secure Digital Workplace

2016-10-13T06:55:52+00:00 Tuesday, 7 June, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier|Tags: , |

Digital workspaces are an essential component of modern businesses. Although digital workspaces are proving increasingly popular and becoming widespread, the continuous testing and release of new features and functions means they can still be considered very much an emerging technology. What are the key considerations you need to make before moving some of your operations [...]

What exactly is ‘digital transformation’ and why should an organisation be doing it?

2016-10-13T06:55:52+00:00 Friday, 3 June, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Opinion Piece, Trends|Tags: , |

Article by Guest Blogger: Jenny McTiernan COO of ProTech Digital transformation, like any other kind of business transformation should be seen as the integration of people, processes and technology to achieve improvements in customer satisfaction, engagement and overall cost effectiveness. As with any change digital transformation should be embedded within, and be broadly supportive of [...]

India, China or Norway – Where to start?

2017-05-12T12:09:48+00:00 Friday, 20 May, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips|Tags: , |

Authors: Katherine Grimshaw and Kim Ansell, K2 Consulting One of the most difficult decisions for membership organisations looking to take their first steps towards international growth is where to start. As we discussed in our last blog, the opportunities seem endless, the potential numbers mind-boggling and the risks can easily get overlooked in all the [...]

User Experience (Ux) on Membership Sites: take a leap into the digital future

2016-10-13T06:55:52+00:00 Tuesday, 17 May, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier|Tags: , , , , , |

Author: Sahar Dolev-Blitental, Marketing Executive at Pedalo Web Design If you’re having trouble meeting your membership registration quota, struggling with member retention or finding it difficult to meet your current members’ ever growing demands and expectations, you are not alone.  The digital landscape has shifted massively over the last few years, and many UK membership [...]

Harnessing the Web 2016 – The Report – My Key Take Away

2017-05-18T13:06:33+00:00 Monday, 2 May, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Publication/ Review|Tags: , |

How are associations harnessing the web? What are the sector's key digital goals and challenges? This year we may have reached a tipping point and perhaps it is time to stop sleepwalking... This year 357 association and membership professionals took part in our statistically significant research which provides unique insight into how the association and [...]

Introducing MemberWise & Our Programme of Growing Events

2016-04-25T18:12:42+00:00 Sunday, 24 April, 2016|Categories: Message from MemberWise|Tags: |

In this short video we showcase our growing programme of fresh and inspiring conferences and events and explain why you should engage with our free network of over 3,900+ membership and association professionals.

Build Resilience By Moving To A Value Based Membership Model

2017-05-18T13:06:34+00:00 Monday, 4 April, 2016|Categories: Memberwise|Tags: , |

Author: Sector Trainer and Consultant, Sue Froggatt Many of today’s members look closely at value and I am often asked by membership associations for my thoughts on what is the best way to package value. The simplest ‘one-size and price fits all’ has the obvious problem that no-one enjoys paying for what they don’t need [...]

International Membership Growth – the risks of opportunity

2017-05-12T12:08:23+00:00 Wednesday, 30 March, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier|Tags: |

Authors: Katherine Grimshaw and Kim Ansell, K2 Consulting The fast changing demand for skills and jobs is driving worldwide competition for talent.  At the same time, globalisation and digitalisation of professional education is enabling membership associations to support a wider range of members with a wider range of services and international member growth has become [...]