Association Labs Podcast – Host JP Moery, President of The Moery Company, offers a weekly episode on leadership, business growth, sales and more. Our mission is to arm you with insight and strategy on the challenges confronting the nonprofit community.
“The state of our association industry has been heavy on my mind lately,” says Host JP Moery. He truly believes that within the next decade (there may not even be that much time) associations must become extraordinary organizations. “We MUST offer exceptional programs and services to our members to thrive in a new world – because the world today demands excellence,” explains JP. He details key steps during his latest podcast.
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 115: A New Association Trend? Hiring Remote Workers, with Insperity’s Todd Myer
Telecommuting is one of hottest perks for today’s work force and associations are beginning to hire remote employees. Host JP Moery welcomed to the podcast Todd Myer with Insperity, a full-service HR firm and Moery communications sponsor. Todd addresses the trends around working virtually, the challenges of creating and managing a mobile workforce, and tips on how associations can implement this valued benefit. If you have any questions on creating a virtual work option at your organization, Insperity is your go-to resource – connect with them at 703/821-7303.
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 114: New Association Leaders for a New Era, with Guest Bill Hudson
What makes a successful leader today – and, tomorrow? Host JP Moery welcomed to the podcast one of his very best friends in the association space, Bill Hudson. The former CEO of Global Cold Chain Alliance and current Partner at Heidrick & Struggles, Bill heads executive searches for CEOs for trade and professional associations. During this episode, he brings to bear his understanding of the association community, association leadership, and the changes taking place in the association landscape. He shares with JP the qualities associations should be looking for in a CEO candidate, how the organization should operate as they move into new leadership, and how that leadership role is changing. Listen in!
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 113: Get the Inside Track for Your Members with Inside Elections
“Associations without a sound political operation to complement government relations activity are only playing half the game,” says Host JP Moery. With this in mind, he welcomed Nathan Gonzales with Inside Elections with Nathan Gonzales and Erik Koeppen, PAC Director at the American Nurses Association (ANA) to the Playbook. Inside Elections is a nonpartisan, biweekly report many associations currently use to arm their members with the data they need to become more politically engaged. ANA co-brands with Inside Elections, and Erik says it’s proven to be a fantastic member benefit as well as internal resource of fact-based data and context for the ANA Government Affairs team. Check out Episode 113.
Thinking about embarking on a new endeavor? Host JP Moery is the first to admit there are a million resources out there to set up a business. But looking back to 2010, he reflects on three things absolutely critical to growing The Moery Company – which...
Host JP Moery launched The Moery Company (TMC) in 2010, a solo journey. Today, he has a team of 12 and is seeking new staff. As TMC has grown, the company has collectively worked toward building a fantastic team. Six building blocks have helped get them where they are today. “These efforts help create a culture and a strong culture will overcome many challenges you have in business,” says JP. He shares his 6 steps during his latest podcast.
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 110: Associations and Influencer Marketing, with guest Kiki I’Italien
Influencer marketing is a hot topic in the association space and host JP Moery welcomes Kiki L’Italien, CEO of Amplified Growth and host of Association Chat, to discuss the opportunities for associations who want to dig in. Kiki breaks down “influencer marketing” in terms of building relationships and identifying potential partnerships with influencers in their industry – folks who will move the needle on what the organization is trying to achieve. She reveals several key strategies for those looking to implement a successful campaign.
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 109: How Workplace Freedom Can Work Well for Your Team, with Guest Elizabeth Johnson
Host JP Moery’s philosophy has always been: “Work is what you do, not where you are.” Workplace freedom has been a big part of the culture at The Moery Company since the beginning – and, the approach has been truly successful and greatly valued by his...
JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 108: How Association Advocacy Has Changed, with Guest Kevin Burke
Association advocacy continues to evolve and while there isn’t a set “playbook” to follow in today’s political landscape, one aspect still rings true – the importance of relationship building. During the latest edition of the podcast, special guest, ACI-NA CEO Kevin Burke shares his unique perspective. Kevin’s early career in government affairs as a legislative aide and press secretary helped pave his way to association leadership. He describes just how much has changed in the world of advocacy and shares 3 things all new CEOs need to accomplish within their first 90 days! Listen in.
For more than a year, Host JP Moery has been thinking about how he could help senior association execs accomplish their goals and have a champion in the market with their success in mind. With mounting pressure to grow the association's bottom line, he...