Why do we just set members lose in a room and hope they find the person they most connect with? What if we actively facilitated those connections?
Members will say that they join associations for the professional development and networking. Professional development and networking are two socially-acceptable corporate words that are actually code for: I want to belong I want to be worthy I want to make friends I want to be seen I don’t want to be lonely I want to matter […]
The power of simply asking comes up over and over again in member interviews. “I decided to join because I was asked to attend a meeting. I really liked it and one of the current members asked me if I would join.” “I would never have thought I was ready to present a session but then I was […]