Everyone wants to play with kids and cuddle puppies. But, as any nonprofit coordinator will tell you, getting volunteers to do the dirty work is hard. The problem is if volunteers won't lick envelopes or fix appliances,.
You're always looking for out-of-the-box ways to innovate, improve efficiency, and reduce costs, but one solution you've probably never even heard of is partnering with a group purchasing organization. According to.
One day in my college English 101 class, my teacher asked the room how many people had read at least nine books for fun that year. Merely three out of 30 raised their hands — myself and two others. My instructor, who.
A whopping 37% of associations are struggling to stand out. According to Membership Marketing’s 2017 benchmarking report, the top internal challenge to growing association membership is communicating value. Sound.
Back to school shopping is stressful for everyone. But when you can't afford it, it's terrifying. While about one-fifth of public schools require uniforms, many low-income or homeless families can't afford them, or can.
Last week the Kansas City Business Journal announced their ranking for the city's top 50-fastest growing companies. UNA was honored to be listed and thrilled to come in 4th place! It was a poignant celebration for the.
No matter how big or small your business is, you have to be proactive and strategic about your indirect spend. Left unchecked indirect, or “unplanned spend,” can quickly become a formidable obstacle. In today's video,.
Chances are you have at least one area within your category management where you’d like to decrease spend, but you don’t have the time, buying power, or resources to make it happen. Luckily, there is a startlingly.
You might think that for your business to be truly successful you need smarter people, a better product, or a more strategic plan. But chances are what your team really needs is greater emotional intelligence (EQ)..
We're betting that when you're looking for a new product or service, you really don't want to hear a sales pitch, you care about what real customers say. You're not alone, 85% of consumers said they read up to 10.