- Acronym. It's a consistently solidly written blog about current issues in association management, and they do a great job of inviting in guest bloggers from across the spectrum of the association profession.
- Career HQ. Still the #1 source for jobs in association management; in the past year or so, ASAE's been putting a lot of effort into turning it from a job board into a true career center.
- The Member 2 Member community. ASAE has struggled to find the right online collaboration platform (anyone other than me remember the mess that was iCohere or the *first* SharePoint implementation?). M2M's SharePoint underpinnings still show, but it's a dramatic improvement over previous attempts.
- Associapedia. The wiki for all things association-related. Haven't visited lately? Check out the list of topics covered - it's pretty impressive. And then go look up something you know something about and add to the entry!
- The event calendar. How else would I know what's going on?
11 June 2010
As many association professionals already know, ASAE's in the process of revamping their website. If I recall correctly, the last major redesign (current look, feel, and navigation) launched something in the neighborhood of 4 years ago, so it's due (plus it's still built around the old logo/name). But before the current site rides into the sunset (not happening until later this year), I thought I'd give it a shout-out. My top 5 favorite things about the current ASAE website: