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Video to engage your members: 2019 trends

2018-12-14T10:10:39+00:00Friday, 14 December, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Nathan Coyne, Director Senate Media As we head into 2019, membership organisations are realising the important role of visual content - and especially video - in engaging their members. 75% of member organisations expect to make greater use of images, illustrations and videos over the next year, according to the latest Digital [...]

Managing the tender process…Plan, Plan, Plan

2018-12-12T14:56:42+00:00Wednesday, 12 December, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Ben Sturt, Managing Director Chrysalis Digital Leading on from our last article, Replacing your CRM/CMS – steps for success, the next step is to run an impartial and focused tender process.  Below you will find our thoughts and ideas on how to make this a success. As we mentioned previously the Discovery [...]

Royal Mail Price Increases Do Not Have To Mean Fewer Mailings

2018-12-12T09:27:46+00:00Wednesday, 12 December, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Julie Ray, Client Services Director Advanced Direct Mail   Royal Mail prices increases come into effect on 2nd January 2019 but it’s not all bad news. Royal Mail offer a range of discounts and incentives and by understanding and applying these discounts and incentives, the 2019 increases can be substantially reduced. Postage [...]

Why you need to offer your members career development opportunities with digital learning

2018-11-29T08:07:40+00:00Thursday, 29 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise conference, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Tracy Capaldi-Drewett, Group Commercial Director MicroLearn The business ecosystem is more volatile than ever with increased competition, the drive for digital transformation and an uncertain political environment. It becomes even more vital that  membership organisations embrace the need for rapid change both in terms of attracting, retaining and bringing value to its [...]

Replacing your CRM/CMS? Steps for success.

2018-11-28T14:48:27+00:00Wednesday, 28 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Ben Sturt, Managing Director Chrysalis Digital You know you need to modernise your CRM system and your website needs to be refreshed, aligned and integrated but where do you start? As you embark on this journey, you are not alone. Many organisations within this sector and outside are on this path – [...]

Never Mind The Gap…try plugging it!

2018-11-27T10:38:18+00:00Tuesday, 27 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Jeremy Cama, Founder Atkins-Shield Ltd How Membership Associations can help plug the UK’s serious unmet legal needs gap. Love it or loath it, the law and its frequently over-enthusiastic first cousin, red tape, affect us all in some way, each and every day. Whether in our personal or business capacities, there is [...]

Using artificial intelligence to retain members

2018-11-20T15:54:06+00:00Tuesday, 20 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Adam Legge, Director of Development Silverbear Imagine if you could predict when – and why – your membership was about to decline. Suppose you could gain insight that enabled you to know who, by age, gender or even by name, was about to ‘drop off’ and be able to do something to stop [...]

If you need to add value in 2019, add print

2018-11-15T13:47:28+00:00Thursday, 15 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Member Engagement, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Steve Pearce, Director Rubicon Marketing I want to look at the value of the medium of print. Like many people I’m sensory-seeking. Whether it’s a smell, a specific sound, or the physical feel of an item in my hand with my senses engaged I focus more on what I’m doing and have [...]

MemberWise Digital Excellence 2018: Digital Hacks

2018-12-05T08:49:13+00:00Tuesday, 13 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, Memberwise, MemberWise conference, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Edward Kay Tall Projects   Digital Excellence is the digitally-focused membership conference from the MemberWise network. This year I was co-chairing a series of eight ‘Digital Hack’ seminars with Dr Stuart Glen, Member Services Director at Institute of Chartered Foresters. This article summarises the key points from each of our sessions.   [...]

Making Your Mobile Event App a Success – Part 2: Preparing and Planning (Before Your Event)

2018-11-08T22:22:57+00:00Friday, 9 November, 2018|Categories: Advice & Tips, Best practice sharing, MemberWise Recognised Supplier|

By Guest Blogger: Russ Magnuson Results Direct Mobile   This is Part 2 in a series of articles about ensuring success with a mobile event app for your organisation’s annual conference or meeting. Part 1 covered “Selecting Your Event App.” Preparing and Planning (Before Your Event) Now that you’ve selected your event app, getting your [...]