Category Archives: Professional Development

Taking Control of Your Inbox

By Meredith Parker, account associate Yesterday, I was reading a blog post on the Thrive Global website where Ashton Kutcher was interviewed and he explained that email is “everyone else’s to-do list for you.” This statement really resonated with me. … Continue reading

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From Admissions to Associations: How to Prepare for Oral Presentations

By Meredith Parker, account associate Though one of my favorite college experiences was giving campus tours to prospective students, I remember waiting to be introduced to the tour group before my first tour, sweat rolling down my back, my hands … Continue reading

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Improve Your Association Through Performance Reviews

By Jennifer Rothman, account manager Working with associations, we are always asking the question, “What can be improved?” We look for ways to expand member benefits, streamline processes for the Board of Directors, and otherwise improve the associations we serve. … Continue reading

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Staff Spotlight: Allison

In this new feature, we ask our team members some quick, fun questions to show a little spotlight on the staff that makes IMI great. Allison Winter, account associate My favorite aspect of association management is: I really love getting … Continue reading

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Your Association’s Strategic Plan – Getting from Development to Accomplishment

By Stevie Kernick, owner emeritus, account manager We’ve all been through it…the highly anticipated Strategic Planning Meeting of your association’s board of directors. The facilitator has been retained and has conducted the necessary due-diligence. The board and, perhaps, other members … Continue reading

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IMI Team Member Receives AENC Scholarship

By Lee Campbell, account manager At IMI Association Executives we hold it as a key value to continue to advance our skill through professional development opportunities so we are able to better serve our clients. We also encourage our team … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Avoid Convention Staff Burnout – At Conference

By Jessica Garrett, Conference Manager Burnout: It happens to all of us. The longer hours put in before the conference lead up to even longer hours on-site. Multiple site visits mean not sleeping in your own bed along with changes … Continue reading

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