Association Q&A: Best Association Books

Association Membership Development – Recommended Books

Membership Development:  An Action Plan for Results by Patricia V. Rich Member Services – by Lorili Toth Membership Operations – by American Society of Association Executives Membership Marketing  – by Susan Nicholais Association Membership Basics – by Donald Ethier and David Karlson Millennium Membership – by Mark Levin Keeping Members – by Arlene Farber Sirkin and Michael McDermott     >Contact Us / Subscribe […]

Association Volunteer Development – Recommended Books

Leading Today’s Volunteers – by Flora MacLeod and Sarah Hogarth Older Volunteers – by Lucy Rose Fischer and Kay Bannister Schaffer The Volunteer Management Handbook – by Tracy Daniel Connors The Volunteer Recruitment – by Susan J. Ellis Volunteers – Helen Little Volunteers: How to Get Them, How to Keep Them – by Helen Little Leading Today’s Volunteers – by Flora MacLeod and Sarah Hogarth The Volunteer […]

Association Professional Development – Recommended Books

From the Top Down: The Executive Role in Volunteer Program Success – Susan J. Ellis Inspired: Creating Successful Strategies For Your Volunteer Organization – Alix V. PattersonLeaders Working Together: Five steps to conflict resolution – Robert S AdamsMission-Based Management: Leading Your Not-For-Profit in the 21st Century Policies and Procedures: in Association Management, A Benchmarking Guide The (Help!) I-Don’t-Have-Enough-Time Guide to […]

Association Communications & Publishing – Recommended Books

A Guide to Periodicals Publishing for Associations, 2nd edition – by American Society of Association Executives The Copyright Handbook – by Stephen Fishman Getting Permission – by Richard Stim The Jossey-Bass Guide to Strategic Communications for Nonprofits The Newsletter Editor’s Handbook – by Marvin Arth, Helen Ashmore, and Elaine Floyd Making The News: A Guide For Nonprofits And Activists – Jason Salzman […]

Association Executive Leadership – Recommended Books

From Scan to Plan – by James G Dalton Road to Relevance: 5 Strategies for Competitive Associations – by Harrison Coerver and Mary Byers Race for Relevance: 5 Radical Changes for Associations – by Harrison Coerver and Mary Byers The End of Membership as We Know It: Building the Fortune-Flipping, Must-Have Association of the Next Century – by […]

Association Government Relations – Recommended Books

The One-Hour Activist  – by Christopher Kush Grassroots Games – by Christopher Kush Guide to State Legislative Lobbying, Third Edition – by Robert L. Guyer Creating and Managing an Association Government Relati… – by Michael E. Kastner     >Contact Us / Subscribe     >See More Q&A’s

Association Human Resources Management – Recommended Books

The Manager’s Question and Answer Book  – by Florence M. Stone Stress-Free Performance Appraisals – by Sharon Armstrong and Madelyn Appelbaum Human Resource Management in Associations  – by Sandra Sabo and Phyllis Roderer Outsourcing – by Stacey Riska HR Quick Forms – by Amer Society of Assn Hiring Top Performers – 350 Great Interview Questions … – by Carol A. Hacker     […]

Association Legal and Copyright Info – Recommended Books

Certification And Accreditation Law Handbook – by Jerald A. Jacobs and Jefferson Caffery Glassie The Copyright Handbook – by Stephen Fishman Getting Permission – by Richard Stim Antitrust Guide for Association Members – by Amer Society of Assn Executive’s Guide to Internet Law    – by Sheila A. Millar     >Contact Us / Subscribe     >See More Q&A’s

Association Marketing & Sponsorships – Recommended Books

According to Kotler – by Philip KotlerKotler on Marketing – by Philip Kotler1001 Ways to Market Your Books, Sixth Edition – by John KremerSmart Marketing for Associations – by M. Michelle PoskaitisThe Brand Mindset – by Duane E. Knapp and Christopher W. HartPlanned Giving Essentials – by Richard D. BarrettDigital Handshake – by Susan Harman, Roberta Moore and Jerry Starr More Words That Sell – by Richard BayanA […]

Association Meetings and Conventions Management – Recommended Books

The Meeting Planner’s Legal Handbook  – by James M Goldberg Finding and Working with the Right Speaker –  by unknown The Convention Industry Council Manual  – by Susan Krug The Law of Meetings, Conventions, and Trade Shows  – by John S Foster New Conference Models for the Information Age – by Coleman Lee Finkel Meet Smarter – by Outi Flynn   […]