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Members are the mainstay of associations, yet the concept of membership is subject to a constant evolution that mirrors the world we live in and the ever-changing nature of society. This article reviews some significant factors that organisational leaders must take into consideration to allow for organic and sustained growth within their member base. Rethinking […]
Press Release: Basel, November 9, 2017 Congrex Switzerland signs important new contracts with global leading associations like the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), the European Respiratory Society (ERS), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) and a long-term contract extension with the European Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ECTRIMS). After the success […]
Like all other organisations, associations today exist in environments characterised by a state of constant change and fluidity. If you are part of an association management team, you may wonder which are the most pressing issues nowadays and how to rise to these challenging surroundings. Here is an overview of five major challenges and opportunities […]
Employees as Brand Ambassadors. The role of the employee within the modern workforce is now more important than ever before. While they still must take on traditional roles whatever their part is, the employee also needs to become a brand ambassador to convey the value of a service or product of the company to the […]
Member engagement is the cornerstone of all associations. When it comes to maintaining and expanding their member association base, membership schemes, conferences, and special events are considered a traditional form of keeping existing members engaged and attracting potential supporters. However, in today’s current environment, resorting to traditional member engagement methods is not enough. When planning […]
There are many matters associated with today’s public events or conferences. Most organisers will take into account metrics such as logistics, the location and the monetary cost. However, it is also important to mention the environmental impact that a particular event may have. This is often referred to as its carbon footprint. A growing number […]
Global Strategies for Associations: Professional associations play a crucial role in the economic development of their respective communities, and as such, they are not immune to globalising trends. A 2016 study by the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) highlighted the need for associations to take an increasingly global focus to bring value and strengthen […]
We are all aware that many conferences are now fully embracing the digital age. As a result, many events have gone “paperless”. In other words, they have radically broken from traditional methods. There are three main benefits to this paperless approach: First, it is an environmentally approach when compared to the use of materials such […]
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