Membership growth, program growth, and increasing member engagement are three goals that are commonly shared among associations of all sizes and types. As legacy members age out of the workforce, the membership pipeline needs to be filled with new, prospective...
Calling all meeting planners: Take our sixth annual Conference Industry Survey! We analyze data collected to provide industry benchmarking, identify trends, and generate ideas around educational conference content. We'll publish the results in our annual State of the Conference Industry Report in January 2020.
If you've recently held a conference or training course, your members are about to forget everything you just taught them thanks to the forgetting curve. Learn how to increase educational material retention with these ideas for reusing your content.
Continuing education and training pros gathered at the Association for Talent and Development's annual conference, ATD 2019, to glean inspiration from some of the biggest names in education on topics from education technology to changing demographics.
Mobile training programs are not just a hot industry trend, they provide valuable just-in-time educational materials for learners when they need them most. But it is important to ensure that users receive a good user experience when viewing mobile training materials. Take these simple steps to optimize your content for mobile learning.
Event tech integration is a hot topic in the conference and meeting planning industry right now. At Omnipress, we've seen a significant increase in the number of customers asking if CATALYST® Abstract Management System will integrate with their Association Management System (AMS). We outline the top 4 questions customers should consider when it comes to integrating their event technology.
Creating programs and content tailored to young professionals can be daunting for associations. However, some associations are leading the way. We spoke with AOTA about the successful strategy and tactics they've implemented to grow and engage younger members.
Have you heard? Millennials are killing off entire products and industries with their contemporary lifestyle and purchasing behaviors. It may be time to evaluate and evolve your training programs, questioning old assumptions and norms.
Associations should consider a blended classroom learning strategy, where learners interact with printed materials, an LMS, mobile content and even virtual and augmented reality as part of a single learning experience that facilitates a deeper understanding of how to apply knowledge.