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News You Can Use

Upcoming Shop Talks

Shop Talks are lightly facilitated Zoom conversations designed to virtually connect you with your peers to discuss the changing business environment. If you have questions or would like to share practices that have worked well for you and your organization, please register and plan to join us. Or visits the Shop Talk Archive to view recordings from previous programs.
Dec 14: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Best Practices For Associations
Dec 28: No program this week

Monday, November 28, 2022

WSAE Adopts New Name: Washington Society for Association Excellence

After significant review and member responses, the board has agreed to a name change more reflective of our inclusive values and professionalism: the Washington Society for Association Excellence. This new name communicates a more welcoming message to prospective members and reaffirms our commitment to professionalism through our education and professional development programming.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Latest Association News & Announcements in the Fall 2022

Check out the recently released issue of the Washington Executive. The Fall 2022 issue introduces the new member of the month program and is full of highlights from the past months, as well as articles aimed at helping you with actionable ideas for your organization.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

2023 GEMS - Stronger Through Partnership

WSAE's partner program connect you to a multitude of association management professionals. Bundled packages enable you to leverage industry recognition and build a comprehensive program to better target key decision makers and create awareness for your organizations products and services. Take a look at how GEM partnerships tap the power of those who share the same goal. Learn more  (Note: 2022 GEMs partners who renew for 2023 do so at the same 2022 rates!)

Monday, September 12, 2022