Posted by Kendra Lusty on Mar 4, 2021 12:16:45 PM

Did you see the recent statistics predicting a huge resurgence in travel this year? They’re pretty surprising, and yet not surprising at all. Recent studies are showing that 80% of U.S. consumers planned to take at least one overnight domestic leisure trip in 2021, with just over one-third of respondents planning at le...

Posted by Kendra Lusty on Jan 19, 2021 9:28:36 AM

It’s a new year, a new opportunity to set goals and succeed in any aspect of life one chooses to focus on. The intention of a New Year’s resolution is to establish life-long changes that will improve the person’s life in some way. Whether you like to set official New Year’s resolutions or not, goal-setting has proven a...

Posted by Kendra Lusty on Nov 5, 2020 8:11:11 AM

The 2020 US election is complete. We hope everyone was able to vote safely and to make your voices heard. No matter how you feel about the results of any particular election, I think we can all agree that it’s wonderful to have a say in our future. As we anxiously wait for the final votes to be tallied, here’s a questi...

Posted by Gary Toyn on Oct 28, 2020 9:00:00 AM

When membership organizations make bad decisions, we can learn a lot from their mistakes. Here is a tongue-in-cheek look at ten easy ways to scare away member loyalty and engagement.  About a 7 minute read. Sometimes member loyalty is skittish as a kid in a haunted house, tensed to bolt at the first sign that all isn’t...

Posted by Kendra Lusty on Oct 20, 2020 9:07:55 AM

Who else is enjoying the chill in the air reminding us that the holidays are just around the corner? Some things might look a little different this year: more holiday gatherings will have partygoers “zooming” in… more gifts will land on doorsteps instead of in shopping carts… But luckily, we can count on many holiday s...

Posted by Gary Toyn on Oct 6, 2020 7:00:00 AM

By 2025, non-profit/membership groups will look quite different than they do today. Spurred by the far-reaching impact of the 2020 pandemic, here are ten trends leaders of relationship-based organizations should not ignore.  About a 10 minute read