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Early Cow Gets the Vote: Why Association Delegate Elections Start the New Year

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 21, 2017 12:01:07 PM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Association Elections

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What will you be doing Tuesday, January 2, 2018?

Recovering from New Year’s Eve? Traveling back from the holidays? Counting cows?

If you’re a member of the Holstein Association USA, you’ll be submitting your ballot for the annual delegate election by the midnight deadline, according to Hoards Dairyman.

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Association Marketing Trends of 2018

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 16, 2017 9:02:00 AM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Association Marketing

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Associations looking to retain and grow membership are preparing for 2018’s marketing trends.

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Hospital Associations and the Healthy Habit of Voting

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 14, 2017 9:55:06 AM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Benefits of Online Voting, Healthcare

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Hospital boards and associations vote on regular basis to keep their constituents healthy.

 

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Student Government Associations Challenge the Big 10: VOTE!

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 10, 2017 11:04:39 AM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Student Voting, SGA

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Student government leaders influence the direction of their universities. They can also inspire voters aged 18-25 to get involved in local, state, and national politics, too.
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Award Show Review Committees: Improve Your Selection Process with Online Voting

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 8, 2017 9:00:00 AM / by Luke Foster posted in Award Shows, Review Committee

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Review committees for award shows face a daunting task:
How can they narrow down a huge pool of nominees into something from which their voting constituencies can reasonably choose a winner?
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Pizza or Bowling? Vote on the K-12 Events That Matter Most to Your School District

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 3, 2017 2:14:32 PM / by Katie McCaskey posted in K-12, Benefits of Online Voting

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If you have a child in school, you know the large number of events are scheduled throughout the year.

Fundraisers gain particular attention because of what they say about the school district’s fiscal health.

It is all but inevitable that fundraising event discussions also touch on, or reveal, a community’s values. This is a good thing.

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Employee Recognition is A $46B Market Found in 2% of Company Spending

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 31, 2017 1:36:33 PM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Benefits of Online Voting, Employee of the Month

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Nobody still gets a gold watch at retirement, do they?

Spoiler: trick question.

The question is not about watches, or about retirement. Both concepts continue to evolve. Smart watches and early retirees? No watches and no retirement? It depends.

One thing that hasn’t changed when it comes to employees and their employers: the pitiful amount invested in employee recognition. In fact, total spent averages just 1-2% of corporate expenditures, according to Josh Bersin at Forbes. 

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A Vote for Corruption, Bureaucracy...or the Board of Governors?

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 27, 2017 8:58:19 AM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Law Firm, Board of Governors, Benefits of Online Voting

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“Two candidates castigate the bar for a variety of complaints, including perceived corruption, bloated bureaucracy and alleged misbehavior of bench officers.”

This juicy description describes a 2010 State Board of California election in the periodical, The California Bar Journal. The article goes on to briefly outline the fourteen candidates and their districts.

What’s notable is how the article opens.  The 2010 election was a hybrid election:

“for the first time [the California Bar Association] permits voters to cast ballots electronically or with a traditional mail-in ballot.” (emphasis added)

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Prepare Your K-12 Students to Vote Online

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 24, 2017 4:00:22 PM / by Katie McCaskey posted in K-12, Student Voting

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American parents are eager to teach children about democracy and the value of voting.

Schools across the country organize election education and voting events. Learning opportunities start with the basics of math and reading and extend into lessons of history, government, and citizenship. Moreover, elections also enhance students’ interpersonal and speaking skills.

 

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How to Run a Union Council Election Online

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 20, 2017 10:13:25 AM / by Katie McCaskey posted in Union Elections, Online Voting

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Unions have multiple responsibilities to their members.  A mong them is running one or more union council elections.  These important elections decide matters that affect a large number of members and their daily lives. 

 

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