In addition to the technical or professional skills, education and years of experience, research has shown that specific behavioral competencies are necessary to enable career success in a specific profession. Engineering as an example The SuccessFinder competency model (refer to the image below) is made up of 26 competencies that are organized into 5 broad categories of behavior. […]
All ten programs for associations look great to engage our members. Which program should we start with?
Engaged Members For associations, engaged members are their reason for being, so getting and keeping members truly engaged in the organization is critical for survival. In his post, Building a Strong Nonprofit Part 7: Engagement Pyramid and Cycle, Michael J. Brennan offers a simple equation for looking at engagement: Engagement = Relationship + Action We recommend […]
Think about the benefits of a large group versus the ideal number of people. The more people you have, theoretically, the better chance you have of getting the best information to make the best decision. Research has shown that collective intelligence does exist. But, according to research reported in Science, the October 2010 issue by […]