CIPE Releases a Guidebook for Business Associations
On 18 April, CIPE released its revamped Guidebook "Business Associations for the 21st Century"
Business Associations for the 21st Century is a management guide to help business associations around the world build a stronger and better business enabling environment through effective programs and advocacy efforts.
Designed to provide business association leadership with tried and true practices and practical tools to help their membership, the guide focuses on the key areas and core competencies needed for a successful organization. These include:
- Strategic planning
- Membership and key stakeholder groups
- Programs and services
- Advocacy and making an impact
- Coalitions and partnerships
- Communications and marketing
- Financial management
To download the guide, go here: http://www.cipe.org/vba/business-associations-guidebook/