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The Importance of a Standard Operating Procedures Manual in Association Management

One of the key ingredients to an association’s success is having policies and procedures set in place. In order to maximize client and member satisfaction, it is important to ensure that policies and procedures capture the necessary information and are kept up to date. Imagine a scenario where an association has no vision, no objectives, […]

Prioritizing Your Day as an Association Coordinator

In association management companies (AMCs), we can often find ourselves in a time crunch trying to finish client projects at the last minute. In my role as association coordinator for an AMC that manages associations, staying on top of four or more associations can at times be overwhelming and stressful. Not only do I need […]

Bilingual Associations: Serving Members, en français et en anglais!

As an association coordinator working for a Canadian association management company who manages associations with members across the country, I often interact not only with Anglophones, but Francophones as well. Being a bilingual association coordinator at Strauss event & association management has many advantages and often makes me think about how multilingual Canada really is, […]