Sharing Your Members’ Personal Data with Outsourced Providers?

2017-03-22T12:41:35+00:00 Wednesday, 22 March, 2017|Categories: Memberwise|Tags: , , , |

I regularly receive queries from membership organisations and associations regarding data protection. It can be a rather 'dry' topic (if I am honest) but it is definately something we must all take seriously; but what about our providers? "Data Breach" - There's two words that send shivers down my spine as a membership professional and [...]

MemberWise to Celebrate Failure

2017-03-02T10:19:28+00:00 Wednesday, 1 March, 2017|Categories: Memberwise, MemberWise conference|Tags: |

Yes. You read the title correctly. At Membership Excellence 2017 we're going to celebrate failure. We introduce Fail Fast Forward. The aim of this Sector First conference theme is to enable association and membership professionals to learn from each other's past mistakes (Fail) to ensure future risk of failure is minimised, and the likelihood of [...]

Contextualisation is the key to delivering powerful digital experiences for members

2017-03-02T20:48:16+00:00 Wednesday, 15 February, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

    By Guest Blogger: Tim Chalklen Director and Owner at Unified Solutions     In our previous MemberWise guest blog 'Get personal with members' we spoke about how personalising the member's online experience will make them feel valued while helping to build and maintain brand loyalty. This blog takes you to the next level of personalisation throwing 'contextualisation' into the mix. [...]

MEMX 2017 Accredited by the CPD Standards Office

2017-02-07T09:03:21+00:00 Tuesday, 7 February, 2017|Categories: Memberwise|Tags: , |

We’re pleased to announce that Membership Excellence 2017 (#MEMX2017) is accredited by the CPD Standards Office (CPDSO) Each of our national conferences provide delegates with high quality learning and insight. We believe it's important to deliver content to the highest standard and independent accreditation quality assures this activity. The CPD Standards Office event accreditation process [...]

Harness your ‘data’ to improve your learners’ experience

2017-02-06T12:29:46+00:00 Monday, 6 February, 2017|Categories: Memberwise|

Guest Blog by: Jenny Parsons (McTiernan) COO, ProTech   Do you think of ‘big’ data as only being important to those ‘big’ enterprises operating outside of the NFP sector and who are daily inundated with huge amounts of data? If the answer is yes, you are missing a trick! If you are a NFP/Association that [...]

Not quite the Lincoln I had planned… (ASAE Technology Conference Blog Article No 1)

2017-02-25T12:06:15+00:00 Monday, 12 December, 2016|Categories: Memberwise|Tags: , |

At this time of year, I usually head back ‘Up North’ and do a spot of Christmas Shopping in Lincoln. What am I doing this year? If you are reading this shortly after publication I am currently hurtling 3,662 miles across the Atlantic Ocean towards Washington DC and quite a different ‘Lincoln’ springs to mind! [...]

The State of User Experience (UX) on Association websites in the UK

2016-12-06T11:35:41+00:00 Tuesday, 6 December, 2016|Categories: Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Research, Survey|

Author: Sahar Dolev-Blitental, Marketing Executive at Pedalo Web Design       Pedalo Web Design is pleased to announce the publication of their new report today on the state of user experience on Membership sites. This report, written in association with the MemberWise Network, explores different aspects of user experience relating specifically to membership organisations [...]

Hand Held Voting & The Open University Students Association at MemberWise Harnessing the Web 2016 Conference

2016-11-26T17:49:15+00:00 Friday, 18 November, 2016|Categories: Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

ERS work with hundreds of membership organisations, each with different memberships in terms of demographics, requirements and preferences. It is our job to ensure the best election approach and tools are used for each ballot we administer. Technology is consistently a consideration when approaching member communications of any kind - and a ballot is no [...]

Direct Debit UK’s most popular payment method for memberships

2016-11-09T22:04:49+00:00 Wednesday, 9 November, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips, Member Engagement, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Research|

By Guest Blogger: Nicola Anderson VP Marketing at GoCardless   Professional membership organisations have gone from strength to strength in the UK over recent years. Covering industry areas from charities to accountancy networks and everything in between, professional membership organisations help their members to network, expand their horizons and discover new opportunities in their relevant [...]

It’s time to defend your organisation from malicious Ransomware

2017-01-17T12:17:41+00:00 Wednesday, 2 November, 2016|Categories: Advice & Tips, Invitation, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: James Tappenden, Marketing Executive, TSG   The spooky Halloween season has passed us by, with many of us dressing up as our favourite horror movie characters. I’ve seen everything, including; Michael Myers, Jason, zombies, Dracula and even “Cereal Killers” (yes, I witnessed somebody dressed as a murderous box of Weetabix – ingenious!) But [...]