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Employee Spotlight: Brian Habib, Web and Visual Designer

Brian Habib

He’s one of many Brians on the Protech team, but like each and every staff member, Brian Habib isn’t just another face in the crowd. Since joining Protech Associates in June 2018, Brian Habib has become one of the rising talents among Protech’s burgeoning web design team. If your association needs a sleek and modern... Read More

The Definitive List of Association Blogs to Follow in 2019

Association Blogs

Bill Gates. Elon Musk. Oprah Winfrey. Mark Zuckerberg. Warren Buffett. What do these five thought leaders have in common? They’re lifelong learners. Are you? Do you follow the five-hour rule? Do you spend at least one hour per weekday learning something new? If not, we’ve got you covered. If the key to success is to... Read More

[Webinar] Elevate Your Association With These Tech Trends

Elevate Your Association with These Tech Trends

Can you predict the future…? We can’t either. But a funny thing happens as you spend more and more time at association-related events. You start to feel like you can. Business intelligence. The cloud. Member engagement. The Internet of Things. Data protection. Virtual reality. No matter which association-focused event you go to, you’re bound to... Read More

4 Awesome Member Appreciation Strategies to Boost Renewal Rates

Member appreciation leads to member retention. Follow these 4 awesome strategies to keep members happy and boost renewal rates

No matter who you are or what you’ve been through, we’ve all experienced a lack of appreciation in our lives. Whether it’s from your association, employer, friends, family or something/someone else that’s important to you, it’s not a fantastic feeling. Remember how you felt when you weren’t being appreciated for your effort, work or contributions?... Read More

10 Secrets to an Amazing ASAE Tech Conference Experience

Will you be at the 2018 ASAE Tech Conference? Here are 10 secrets to make it an event to remember

Don’t just go to the ASAE Tech Conference. Experience it. The ASAE Technology Conference & Expo comes but once a year. Rather than trying to sit back and absorb all of the information flying by you, take charge of your experience. By following these 10 steps, you’ll leave the ASAE Tech Conference with no regrets.... Read More

How to Engage Members: 6 Simple Steps

How to Engage Members - 6 Simple Tips

So you want to know how to engage members? But not just how. How to do it easily. Let’s face it, easy is often looked down upon. But who cares? If it works, it works. This short guide will arm you with 6 easy tips for member engagement. Six ways to connect with members on... Read More

[Webinar] Change Management: Why Your Employees Aren’t ‘Buying’ It

Join Diana Glance, Protech’s Manager of Education, and Bryan Goldman, Protech’s Customer Service Manager, as they help answer that question and more. This webinar will give you the knowledge you need to navigate change through proper training.

Change is coming. Or, it might have already arrived. But when it comes to change management, many association leaders find themselves asking the same question: “Why isn’t our staff ‘buying’ in?” In this Protech Power Hour, our very own Manager of Education Diana Glance and Customer Service Manager Bryan Goldman will answer that question and... Read More

7 Reasons to be Thankful for Your Awesome AMS

Lucky you! You have the top association management software around!

We have bad news. Only two-fifths of the people reading this blog post actually have a reason to be thankful for finding their top association management software choice. That’s according to a report from AssociationTRENDS and ReviewMyAMS about the state of AMS (It’s worth a read. Check it out here). According to that report, only... Read More

Association Leaders: What Are You Afraid Of?

Association Leaders

Let’s face it… We all have fears. In the back of your mind, perhaps there’s something about your association that’s making you fret. We’ve all been there. Maybe not in your specific position, but we’ve all faced a nagging and persistent challenge at our jobs. Maybe you’re losing sleep about: Losing members Considering a risky... Read More

Does Your Association Even Need an Online Community?

Online Community

The short answer to that headline? No. Your association really only needs one thing: members. But it’s a question worth considering. And one you’ll surely encounter at some point. That said, an online community is a perk — a great one. But smaller associations can’t always afford all the bells and whistles. And for the... Read More