MemberWise Blog 2017-01-25T14:12:03+00:00

Welcome to the MemberWise Blog! A collaborative project that provides innovative membership organisation and association-specific articles from membership and association professionals, influencers, thought-leaders and solution providers. The Blog is a great place to pick up handy tips to improve member recruitment, retention, value, engagement and growth!

Game Changer Alert – Insurance Products For You and Your Members

Wednesday, 21 September, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Message from MemberWise|Tags: , , , , , |

  We are pleased to announce that the MemberWise Network is now working in partnership with Hiscox to provide you [...]

Is Your Web Presence Engaging?

Tuesday, 13 September, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips, Member Engagement, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Christine Hassall Marketing Executive Senior Internet Before we can answer this question, let’s define what ‘engaging’ means. [...]

How a Digital Transformation Becomes a People Transformation Within Associations

Tuesday, 6 September, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips, Opinion Piece|Tags: , |

Guest Blogger: Patrick De Sutter Adviser 2Impact People vs technology. The real challenge in Digital Transformations for many member associations. [...]

Charitable Associations & Google AdWords – how to increase your marketing budget by £90,000 per year for free (if eligible)

Sunday, 28 August, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips|Tags: , , |

I revisited the Google Ad Grant scheme and was pleased to see it is still in operation. I have gone [...]

Connecting Great Associations with Great Providers

Wednesday, 27 July, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier|Tags: , |

We think it’s important to ensure association and membership professionals can quickly and easily find information about leading commercial providers [...]

Optimising Website Membership Features – A Case Study

Tuesday, 19 July, 2016|Categories: MemberWise Recognised Supplier|Tags: , |

By Guest Blogger: Sahar Dolev-Blitental Marketing Executive Pedalo Web Design We would like to share with you a case study [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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. [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

International Membership Growth – the risks of opportunity

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 [...]