Learn From Early Adopters, and more
Learn From Early Adopters, and more
  Jen: This Is Your Need to Know News for September 7, 2023

[1] History Made

Congratulations! The membership has adopted and approved WSAE's amendments and restated Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws.

[2] Learn From Early Adopters 

How Associations Are Navigating Artificial Intelligence
Thursday, September 14, 2023
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Four Points by Sheraton 
22406 Pacific Hwy. S., Des Moines, WA
We're back in person with The Art of Association Management as THE PLACE for all association professionals and partners to connect and find OUR GREATNESS. Mark your calendars and plan to join us in person twice a year with fall and winter workshops scheduled for Thursday, September 14, 2023 and Thursday, February 1, 2024.
The workshops will begin with facilitated Professional Interest Community discussion so you will be instantly connected with your community, includes lunch, and features sharing from early adopters. 
We invite you to contribute your greatness and know-how for this upcoming event and beyond by participating in the survey below!
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Sponsorship Fact Sheet: Inviting sponsors to join us at The Art of Association Management, a dynamic gathering of association professionals and industry partners, who are practicing the art and science of association management with passion for improving themselves and the associations and organizations they lead.

Member Engagement Tactics

To be successful, membership organizations must consistently aim to remain relevant despite numerous competing priorities. This relevance is upheld by maintaining member engagement throughout a member’s journey with your organization, necessitating a blend of energy, commitment, and creative thinking. 

Hybrid Event with Guest Commentator Monette Anderson, CAE from Washington Society of CPAs. 
September 27
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Washington Society of CPAs

170 120th Ave NE, Ste E101
Bellevue, WA 98005
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[4] Shutting Down Microaggressions

How to Shut Down a Microaggression (or Macro) on the Spot:
Make no mistake, bullies are just as present in the workplace as they are on a playground. And bullies take their shots at people whom they perceive to be weaker than they are. In the workplace, that can show up as microaggressions, and bullies think they can get away with it by following it up with, “just kidding”. Here’s how to stand up to them, for yourself or a coworker: 
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[5] Why Climate Change Matters for Every Leader

Leaders are feeling better these days about things - but they may have a blind spot. A new survey says many executives underestimate the impact of climate change. Associations have an opportunity to change the conversation.  
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Brit Kramer, CAE
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