Micro-volunteering in associations

On March 9, 2017, I wrote about “Association Governance Models”, and the two governance models for associations: the board-governed and -managed model (“volunteer-run” type), and the board-management delineated model (“volunteer-driven, staff-run” type). Whichever model your association is adopting, there will always be volunteers. But have you heard of “micro-volunteering”? Wikipedia describes micro-volunteering as a task done… Read More Micro-volunteering in associations

Associations meet Japan

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) invited me to its five-day “Meet Japan” event which was comprised of two parts: a study tour program and a convention trade mart session that introduced the country’s international convention cities to 11 participating international association executives from nine countries. I was the lone Philippine participant in my capacity as… Read More Associations meet Japan