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Our goal is to make your life a little easier. Here, you’ll find awesome resources created just for associations with components (chapters, sections, states, and affiliates). 

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You’ve Got Their Data. Now What? 3 Transformative Steps in a Chapter Benchmarking Project
You’ve Got Their Data. Now What? 3 Transformative Steps in a Chapter Benchmarking Project
We’re returning to AGC and the remaining three phases of a successful chapter benchmarking project: sharing that data, providing resources, and supporting their growth with chapter leader training and development.
What Does a Well-Designed Chapter Self-Assessment Tool Look Like?
What Does a Well-Designed Chapter Self-Assessment Tool Look Like?
Let’s get into the nitty-gritty of a chapter benchmarking project, starting with a well-designed chapter self-assessment tool.
5 Prerequisites for a Chapter Benchmarking Project
5 Prerequisites for a Chapter Benchmarking Project
You want data that truly reflects chapter performance and progress toward mutual goals. Here's five prerequisites for a successful project.
What’s the Point of Chapter Benchmarking?
What’s the Point of Chapter Benchmarking?
Let’s say you collect a lot of chapter data and share it with chapter leaders, then what? How do they use it? How do you use it?
In-Person, Virtual, Hybrid? How Do You Choose?
In-Person, Virtual, Hybrid? How Do You Choose?
In-person, virtual or hybrid? That question is an ongoing conversation between associations and their chapters that is often complicated by differing state restrictions and the comfort levels of members regarding in-person events, leaving associations with no clear answers.
Making the Case For Chapters
Making the Case For Chapters
Focusing on ways we can tap into our chapters’ successes thus making them a part of our overall membership strategy. We shared several success stories where chapter-generated programs became role-models for their associations and how we can make the case for chapters to our bosses.
Four Ways to Build on Your Pandemic Shift to Digital
Four Ways to Build on Your Pandemic Shift to Digital
Many associations went from zero to 60 in the shift to digital over the past year. Now what? Keeping up with a new technology landscape and building on what you’ve learned is essential to future success. Here are four ideas to keep the momentum going.
Two Areas of Risk Management to Consider as In-Person Meetings Begin to Return
Two Areas of Risk Management to Consider as In-Person Meetings Begin to Return
As the pandemic wanes and associations start hosting hybrid or fully face-to-face meetings, they must consider traditional issues of risk management when it comes to shifting insurance liability in contracts and intellectual property.
How Volunteer Expertise Brought a Membership Dashboard to Life
How Volunteer Expertise Brought a Membership Dashboard to Life
What better time to showcase what volunteers did for a small-staff association than National Volunteer Week? A complex project involving intimidating software was solved by data-savvy members who stepped in to get the job done.

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Guides & Templates

Searching for the next association guide, workbook, or template? Get access to a wealth of resources created exclusively for associations with chapters, sections, state, and affiliates.

Chapter Banking

By providing this transformative technology to chapters, your team can dedicate more time to listening, learning about chapter challenges and successes, and sharing those success stories with other chapters. You can fulfill your mission of building stronger leaders, stronger chapters, and best of all, a stronger chapter network.

Chapter Banking
3 Ways Data Improves Chapter Performance & Your Relationship With Components
3 Ways Data Improves Chapter Performance & Your Relationship With Components

How do you prove the ROI of chapters? With the help of chapter member engagement data, you can make the business case for more HQ attention and investment in chapters.

Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report
Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report

The 2016 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report explores the membership marketing initiatives and outcomes of 828 participating associations.

2019 Chapter Benchmarking Report
2019 Chapter Benchmarking Report

Mariner Management and Billhighway launched this second edition of the Chapter Benchmarking Report. The report was designed to gather industry data that helps associations benchmark their chapter programs against others.

The Complete Guide to Virtual Event Creation
The Complete Guide to Virtual Event Creation

Event Garde explains the phases of virtual event development and includes a complete event creation checklist to help ensure your success.

Chapter Banking
Chapter Banking

Discover the advantages of chapter banking in your association and see how this transformative technology can benefit your chapters.

Billhighway Association Solution
Billhighway Association Solution

We solve inherent operational and data complexities that impact component-based associations by unifying data systems, simplifying administrative processes.

CEX Virtual eBook
CEX Virtual eBook

The CEX Virtual eBook pinpoints crucial thoughts and ideas that bubbled up from chapter leaders and volunteers at CEX Virtual 2019.

Member Engagement and Loyalty Study
Member Engagement and Loyalty Study

Your members turn to your association for many reasons. From professional development, training, and certification to industry information, advocacy, and networking – the list goes on.

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