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Building Habits (The Habit Loop)

Building Habits (The Habit Loop)

I started this series on January 8th with a blog called “Don’t Make Resolutions, Create Better Habits.” This series is based on a book I read last year called Atomic Habits by James Clear, which is an exceptional book that explains in detail how to create productive...

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2021 Outlook

2021 Outlook

“What is coming is better than what is gone.” -Arabic Proverb This quote well-articulates my vision for 2021.  Twenty-twenty was undoubtedly a year of strife for many personally and professionally.  My original goals for 2020 are laughable.  Recreating our goals for...

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Don’t Make Resolutions, Create Better Habits

Don’t Make Resolutions, Create Better Habits

Happy New Year! Give yourself a high five AND a pat on the back for making it through 2020. So on to 2021. I think we are all a little shell-shocked from the past 10 months, but hopefully you are still at least somewhat optimistic. If you made resolutions for the...

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Sustainability Measures for Association Management

Sustainability Measures for Association Management

Parthenon Management Group (PMG) recognizes the importance of incorporating sustainability into our business model and our partnerships. This year, PMG created a Sustainability Task Force to lead the efforts in minimizing our carbon footprint both in the office and at...

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Diversity in Association Management

Diversity in Association Management

Association Management is not a particularly diverse industry. One could argue that it is because Association Management is somewhat unknown, with very few children claiming they want to be Project Managers when they grow up. Because of said obscurity, most people in...

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2020 – The Year of COVID-19

2020 – The Year of COVID-19

When the ball dropped and the fireworks brightened the sky as people across the world celebrated the “roaring 20s”, no one could have predicted what was to come. A year of stress, worry, sickness, homeschooling, angst, and uncertainty but it’s also been a year full of...

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Employee Perks for Non-profits

Employee Perks for Non-profits

As non-profits face the challenges of running their organization during COVID, it is helpful to think of ways to keep up morale and thank their employees for the great work they are doing during one of the most stressful periods any of us have faced. Since many of us...

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Volunteer Development

Volunteer Development

Volunteers are one of the greatest assets of a nonprofit organization because they serve as leaders who guide the organization to achieve the overall mission. One of our clients recognized that developing their volunteers’ leadership skills would only help the...

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