Category: Administration

Lantern: Illuminating the Leader’s Journey

Lantern: Illuminating the Leader’s Journey

At Sentergroup, we know that association leaders play a critical role in the success of an organization. We also know that the most effective leaders don’t lead by authority, but through influence. That’s why we partnered with Plenty Consulting to co-develop Lantern, an experiential and immersive leadership experience for our client leaders. This June 19-22, […]

How to Make Your Association More Entrepreneurial

How to Make Your Association More Entrepreneurial

Everyone wants their trade association or professional society to be more entrepreneurial. Because entrepreneurship is synonymous with adaptability, flexibility, and innovation. Read on to learn how to make your association entrepreneurial.

Four Ways Volunteer Leaders Can Lead Using Influence

Four Ways Volunteer Leaders Can Lead Using Influence

Being a volunteer leader in an association can be challenging. You can’t just order your fellow committee or board members around. Even a board chair has limited formal authority and cannot just dictate what the board can and cannot do.

Here are a few ways volunteer leaders can increase their influence within an association, and help their association—and its members—achieve great things.

5 Things You Can Do to Create a Succession Plan for Your Association

5 Things You Can Do to Create a Succession Plan for Your Association

Here’s something that’s true in every association, regardless of industry or size: An engaged, dynamic board creates an engaged, dynamic association. A disengaged, stagnant board creates a disengaged, stagnant association. Even if you have an engaged board now, there’s no guarantee that future boards will have the qualities your association needs to ensure your organization […]