Welcoming Environment

VIDEO: Meet Artesha Moore, Forum’s New President & CEO

The association management community has been patiently waiting for this announcement. Now that we know Artesha Moore will be Forum’s next president & CEO, let’s get to know her!

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Reunited in Strength: How to Create Association Events in 2021 and Beyond

There are three great ways to create an event right now: Highlight Welcoming Environment, embrace innovation and quality and have fun and stay positive.

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Strategies to Reduce Bias in Artificial Intelligence

AI is prevalent in nearly every industry, including associations. We spoke with experts to find the best ways to use and avoid misuse of this technology.

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Can DEI Programs Generate Non-dues Revenue?

A look at one group’s antiracist institute that reached more than 800 members.

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Legal Concerns to Weigh for Association-wide DEI Initiatives

Most trade and professional association DEI efforts are unlikely to generate antitrust concern. For those that do, however, it is important to be careful to avoid actions that could be construed as anticompetitive.

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Evolution of Association Culture and Flexibility

The COVID-19 pandemic sparked widespread change to workforce culture. We spoke with four association executives about the changes they made and how their organizations are adjusting to these unprecedented times.

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Better Association Diversity and Inclusion Begins with Understanding

Inside the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation’s journey to winning Association Forum’s Welcoming Environment® Organizational Award.

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5 Ways Associations Can Celebrate Pride Month

Whether hosting an internal celebration or donating to local organizations, associations have plenty of options to show support.

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Establishing a New Normal

Read why “returning to normal” isn’t always a good thing, or even possible. In a post-pandemic world, we must make a new normal.

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New Welcoming Environment® Certificate Program

Association Forum provides the tools and resources needed to create a Welcoming Environment at any organization.

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