ANNOUNCEMENT – A New Era in New Job Search & Staff Recruitment (MemberWise & Huntress)

2017-10-17T14:05:25+00:00 Thursday, 5 October, 2017|Categories: Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier, Message from MemberWise|Tags: |

Following the successful launch of the MemberWise Network’s new Jobs Board, MemberWise Jobs, in September we are pleased to announce a strategic partnership with leading membership sector recruitment agency, Huntress. Our exciting new partnership will deliver the following great benefits to MemberWise Network members: -  Free recruitment information and advice for membership organisations/associations - One-week [...]

Game Changer Alert – Insurance Products For You and Your Members

2017-10-17T13:57:31+00:00 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 and your members with award winning* insurance products. What insurance products are included? Professional indemnity, commercial insurance, public liability, event insurance and home insurance for you and your members. What does this mean for me [...]

Introducing MemberWise & Our Programme of Growing Events

2017-10-17T13:53:36+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.

2014 – The Year Associations Improved ‘Online Social’!

2017-10-17T13:40:44+00:00 Tuesday, 14 October, 2014|Categories: MemberWise conference, Message from MemberWise, Research, Survey|Tags: , |

In this article we revisit the pace at which associations and membership organisations are adopting/integrating online social media and establish if it can enhance online member value and engagement. In 2013 the most popular online social media platform (based on usage) was Facebook with 72% of organisations having a presence. This was followed closely by [...]

Membership Sector’s Top 20 Uses of the Web…

2016-10-13T06:56:09+00:00 Sunday, 1 June, 2014|Categories: Message from MemberWise, Survey, Trends|Tags: , , , |

What are the top 20 membership sector uses of the web? How are we driving up member recruitment and retention via the web? What has changed since 2013 – In this Blog article we find out! This year we published our second annual survey summary report (sponsored by ASI Europe) on how the membership sector [...]

Online Member Personalisation – Opening the shed door… (Blog Article 2 of 3)

2016-10-13T06:56:10+00:00 Saturday, 3 May, 2014|Categories: Best practice sharing, Message from MemberWise|Tags: , , |

In 2014 the key online challenge facing the membership sector is online personalisation. Guest Blogger, Richard Gott, explores how big data has an important role to play in part two of a three-part blog…. What BIG DATA can be used? As membership bodies we tend to hold a 'shed-load' of information about our members but [...]

Are You Protecting Your Members’ Data?

2016-10-13T06:56:12+00:00 Monday, 28 April, 2014|Categories: Best practice sharing, Message from MemberWise, Survey|Tags: , |

Looking after our members’ data has been high up on any good marketers list for a long time. The Data Protection Act 1998 has ensured of that. But these days ‘data privacy’, as it’s becoming known, is vital to gaining and keeping new members. It’s simple – you want members’ data so you can market [...]

Adopting Online Member Personalisation – What is it and why would membership bodies do it?

2016-10-18T15:39:21+00:00 Thursday, 17 April, 2014|Categories: Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, Message from MemberWise|Tags: |

In 2014 the key online challenge facing the membership sector is online personalisation. MemberWise Founder, Richard Gott, explores this critical and emerging challenge in part one of a three-part blog… This is a huge topic area so I will try to take a step-by-step explanation. When I refer to 'we' I am referring to membership [...]

Delivering Effective Membership Tiers Without the Tears…

2016-10-13T06:56:14+00:00 Wednesday, 11 December, 2013|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Message from MemberWise|Tags: , |

Over the past year I have seen a wide range of membership bodies move away from the traditional ‘one size fits all’ membership offering to a more tiered and personalised membership offering.  To be clear I am not talking about a categorised approach (Associate, Member or Fellow) but different tiers linked to the provision of [...]

Members are not just numbers

2016-04-25T20:09:43+00:00 Wednesday, 20 November, 2013|Categories: Message from MemberWise|Tags: |

How many of you, I wonder, remember a cult TV show called “The Prisoner”, starring Patrick McGooghan as ‘Number Six’?  His all too frequent response to questioning from his captors was “I am not a number, I am a free man”.  His struggle for individuality allowed him to triumph over those who tried to break [...]