Essential Elements of Association Management
In 2020, TSAE is moving our “Essential Elements of Association Management” course online to an eight-part webinar series.
This series is designed to provide a baseline for professionals with three or less years in the association industry.
Programs will be presented live throughout the year and archived for individual on-demand viewing. A full “Essential Elements of Association Management” on-demand package will also be available following the conclusion of the program later this year.
Fee (per program): TSAE Member: $45 / Non-member $75
CAE hour (per program): 1
Programs Not Yet Scheduled
- Association Finance
In this fast-paced and interactive experience, you will explore the important and varied functions of associations, understand key terms and language; expand your peer network; virtually connect with seasoned industry professionals; and explore the unique nature of volunteer-based organizations. Learn more and register
Membership Recruitment & Retention
Membership is at the core of every association. How are you on-boarding? How are you retaining those who are joining? This session will explore ways to improve new member experiences and help you discover strategies that increase member engagement and influence renewals. As part of The Essential Elements of Association Management, this session along with the others in the series will provide a baseline for new professionals in the association industry. Learn more and register
Discover key rules and laws concerning board and association governance and risk management. Learn what to do to keep your organization on the good side of the IRS and how not to go to jail! Learn more and register
Education and Events
In many cases in association management, your education offerings, events and conferences are how your membership connects to your association and each other. This session will define association events, explore ways to encourage networking and discover strategies to structure your events to increase engagement. Learn more and register
From boards to committees, volunteers play important roles in forward an association's mission. This session explores methods associations use to engage working effectively with volunteers. As part of The Essential Elements of Association Management, this session along with the others in the series will provide a baseline for new professionals in the association industry. Learn more and register
In this presentation, you will learn what is important in creating and/or improving the organizational elements of an effective governmental affairs program. You will also learn where the focus should be on developing advocacy tactics and strategies. Learn more and register
Many associations use strategic planning as a high-leverage organizational process that assesses an association's strengths and challenges and then creates outlines a plan for the future. This session will provide professionals with a baseline understanding of the strategic planning at an association. Learn more and register
Additional Resources from TSAE
TSAE is a CAE Approved Provider. Every program that we offer which qualifies for CAE credit will clearly identify the number of CAE credits granted for full participation, and we will maintain records of your participation in accord with CAE policies.