Organization and communication are key components that create a positive office environment and a successful business. Here are some helpful tips we use here at the AMP office to create and maintain an efficient and effective environment. Hold weekly staff meetings -This is a great way to open communication among staff and remain accountable for […]
Meetings are inevitable, especially when working with clientele to appropriately gauge their association’s needs. Here are a few helpful tricks to conduct an efficient and effective meeting! These tips can be applied to any size meeting! Set an agenda – No meeting is too small for an agenda. It only takes moments to create and […]
Five Tips to Stay Motivated Throughout the Work Week Staying motivated and positive throughout the work week can sometimes be easier said than done! We have a few tips that can be helpful when you find yourself in a slump. 1. Make Lists When you are feeling overwhelmed and your mind is racing with “remember […]
What is lobbying? Lobbying is advocating a point of view or position of an association or industry. It is one of the most common reasons associations are formed. Lobbying has many aspects but includes: Analyzing legislation and regulatory proposals, and monitoring revisions thereto. Attending and testifying at legislative committee meetings or regulatory hearings Testifying […]
Why Hire an Association Management Company? It’s natural to be skeptical about someone other than yourself managing your vision! But Association Management Companies (AMC) are here to serve you! When hiring a management company, there are a few things to consider -most importantly your time, finances and members. An AMC’s goal is to grow your […]
“I had a lot of reasons for wanting to get my CMP designation but I had no idea how beneficial it would be to learn the meetings industry from every angle. Knowing all aspects of a meeting has allowed me to understand all the puzzle pieces and how they should come together to achieve the […]
As association professionals, it is our responsibility to create favorable and memorable experiences for our members. At AMP we stay true to these 6 principles for great member service: 1. Follow the 3-ring/24-hour rule Answer phone calls within 3-rings and respond to requests within 24 hours. Ignoring members or not responding because you do not […]
Understanding the legislative and regulatory arenas can deliver great rewards to your membership. AMP provides client associations with integrated, industry-leading, association-savvy government relations services when you need them. With 30+ years of experience AMP has a strong, established presence in the legislative process.
We can help! Planning is critical for a successful meeting. Association Management Professionals staff combined has over 50 years of meeting planning experience. Let us put our expertise to work for you! Visit our Conference and Event page or download a copy of the services we offer.