How do you know if you’re a good fit for an AMC position? Certain key differences from working at a standalone association may be crucial to your decision. Take this advice from a new AMC executive to measure your fit with an AMC. Not every association professional is cut out to work at an association […]
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Membership revenue is the bread and butter for many associations. Retaining current members and recruiting new members is an ongoing discussion for associations. New membership recruitment strategies can be daunting, particularly if your association has limited resources to achieve results. Below are successful strategies Malachite Management Inc. has implemented for our client associations. These strategies […]
Successful and engaging educational webinars are a great added benefit to any society membership. Webinars are more than educational presentations; they are an opportunity for members to meet, real-time, with like-minded experts working in the field. There is a commonly known statistic that half of all registrants actually show up for educational webinars. With this […]
As we strive to constantly improve our client’s annual meetings and the satisfaction of their sponsors and exhibitors, how to increase traffic to the exhibit hall is regularly on our minds. To tackle this question, a team of three of us recently spent an entire day researching and brainstorming how to best serve our sponsors […]
Congratulations to Ana Torres, CAE, Malachite Association Executive. She has been awarded her Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the Canadian Association of Society Executives (CSAE). It is the highest professional designation in the field of non-profit management. The CAE is an internationally recognized designation built on 44 competencies that demonstrate the essential skills of efficient and effective […]
STEMCELL, Malachite Management’s parent company, owned by Allen Eaves, PhD, MD, has received the Glassdoor’s Employee’s Choice Award, honoring the Best Places to Work in Canada in 2018. Unlike other workplace awards, there is no self-nomination process and no costs involved. To win a Glassdoor Employees’ Choice Award, winners are determined based on feedback provided […]
Poster presentations are a well-known piece in the conference world. We are seeing more and more organizations use electronic posters rather than the regular poster boards – here’s why: Keeping Up With Current Trends Going digital will help your meeting keep up with current trends and takes your poster sessions to a whole new level. […]
These days, if you want to communicate information effectively you have to make it available at your audience’s fingertips– that is, via their mobile devices. In the days of instant updates, personalization, and news feeds, the printed program is too static to meet the evolving needs of conference organizers and delegates. The general population has […]
From emails and social media to banners and printed brochures, there are many methods that organizations rely on in order to communicate with their members. With so many options, how can we make sure we are communicating the most effectively? Brighten up Your Marketing Do not be afraid of colours! Strategically incorporate contrasting and stand-out […]
Learn how our association management company supplemented membership development for our client, nearly tripling its members within five years.