May 23, 2017

Industry Reports

    Association Social Media Report 2016

    Association Social Media Report 2016 provides association executives with a way to gauge their social media activity against other associations. The report explores the social media adoption and activity levels for a representative sample of over 350 associations across six platforms: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Instagram. Findings are broken down by association staff size, sector, and member type, allowing readers to compare their social media use with competing and peer institutions.

    TRENDS 2017 Legal Review

    Sponsored by Venable's Nonprofit Organizations Practice • New federal regulatory process: Significant changes for nonprofits • Liability risks for nonprofits under new copyright safe harbor rule • Nonprofit HR professionals: New guidance on antitrust risks • Enhancing charity fundraising transparency and legal compliance • Favorable ruling for professional certification board: The implications • Good news for nonprofit employers with internship programs

    Certification & Credentialing 411

    A special focus sponsored by GKG Law. Articles include "The purpose of your code of ethics," "Antitrust liability when interacting with state licensing boards and commissions" and "Intellectual property protection for certification programs." Plus resources for more information.

    TRENDS 2016 Financial and Operational Excellence (FOX) Report, sponsored by West, Lane & Schlager

    Gauges what's on the mind of association CEOs and CFOs in terms of internal operations and finances, including questions regarding staff employment, salaries and real estate. Research conducted by ORI for Association TRENDS.

    TRENDS 2016 Special Report: Finance, Operations & HR Law (sponsored by Whiteford, Taylor & Preston

    Privacy and cybersecurity, employee probationary periods, contract review, and Form 990

    Association TRENDS