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So far Richard Moorhouse has created 42 blog entries.

4 ways for member organisations to streamline their cash flow

2017-12-18T09:04:33+00:00 Monday, 18 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Paula Downey Jones, Chief Financial Officer SmartDebit   Late payments are a popular topic nowadays, with businesses, politicians and the media discussing its impact. Undeniably, it affects both individual businesses and the country’s economy. A recent survey by Zurich Insurance claimed that SMEs are owed a total of £44.6 billion in late [...]

Understanding Membership Retention

2017-12-14T12:53:56+00:00 Thursday, 14 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Mike Staines, Managing Director HUB For membership organisations, membership acquisition and retention is always going to be central to business operations. Organisations work incredibly hard to acquire members, be they businesses or individuals through word of mouth or reputation, or outbound marketing. So what happens when it comes round to annual renewals [...]

7 Steps to getting 700% more membership enquiries

2017-12-05T15:59:09+00:00 Tuesday, 5 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Ned Wells, CEO Zanzi Digital     Recent data from a ‘Think with Google’ study (download the PDF here) reveals that 4 in 10 people access the internet on a smart phone only. On top of that, they stay on their device for a considerable length of time — up to 3 hours [...]

Technology for Membership Bodies – Joining up the dots…

2017-12-07T13:43:36+00:00 Friday, 1 December, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Peter Johnson, Technical Director Unified Digital Solutions   During the 20 years of being Technical Director at Unified Digital Solutions I’ve come across some quite technically challenging and complex system integration projects that’s led to a lot of head scratching and drumming of fingers. How I love it! For many Memberships [...]

6 lead generation tips for membership organisations

2017-11-08T13:34:48+00:00 Tuesday, 7 November, 2017|Categories: Memberwise|

By Guest Blogger: Christine Hassall, Marketing Executive Senior Internet   Whether you look for recommendations from your current members or are on-trend with tech savvy marketing campaigns, most associations need to be seen in order to grow. Here are some specific tips for 6 of the sectors we encounter most often in our work with membership [...]

Are you building a wall or a windmill?

2017-11-07T11:08:36+00:00 Tuesday, 17 October, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Louella Morton, Executive Director / TestReach Why smart membership organisations are moving to assessment via remote invigilation Remote invigilation, if properly executed, enables an organisation’s members to sit a certification exam anywhere in the world, at any time and in any time zone. This is a game changer. Here’s an example to [...]

Innovating digital content to achieve member engagement

2017-10-17T14:05:34+00:00 Sunday, 8 October, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Member Engagement, MemberWise conference, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  Matt Day, Creative Director at Liquid Productions Speaking at Digital Excellence 2017 The biggest challenge that membership organisations say they face is engagement. Most membership organisations are formed for the sole benefit of their members; they are designed to meet member needs. The challenge of engagement is therefore rarely about an organisation’s value proposition, it is [...]

No Secure Socket Layer? There Could Be Potential Trouble Ahead!

2017-10-17T14:05:17+00:00 Wednesday, 27 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Ned Wells, CEO Zanzi Digital   How secure is your website? Google is getting increasingly serious about website security. For a few years now they have been gradually making it more attractive for websites to have an ‘SSL certificate’, which makes the transfer of data between a website and a person’s [...]

Building a better membership experience: the benefits of working together

2017-10-17T14:05:05+00:00 Wednesday, 27 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

  By Guest Blogger: Emma Thompson, Director Ashridge Communications Co-creation is relatively commonplace in the commercial sector. Take LEGO as a familiar example: LEGO Ideas invites fans to submit their designs for new models.  Community users vote and give feedback, and once a target number of votes is reached, LEGO reviews the design. If a [...]

How to improve member retention

2017-10-17T14:04:56+00:00 Thursday, 21 September, 2017|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Christine Hassall, Marketing Executive Senior Internet   Associations often spend valuable time and resources trying to persuade industry professionals to become members of their organisation. Existing member engagement is the association sector’s key goal in 2017.  As a web agency who guides these organisations through every step of web development, from the initial [...]