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A Membership Roadmap for 2022

Always possess a sense of where you’re headed

The start of a new year is always exciting—and a little daunting. It’s been hard to plan or predict anything, which we all know by now. However, as associations look toward serving a future membership, pipeline and customer, they will need to tie what they are doing to what problems they are solving. And that means understanding, at a deeper level, why members come to an association.

"It starts with the member first; it doesn't start with what you're offering," said Sheri Jacobs, FASAE, CAE, president and CEO of Avenue M Group.

For starters, the workforce has changed, and it looks like working from home is not going away anytime soon. And the Great Resignation is happening. In November alone, a record number of Americans—more than 4.5 million—voluntarily left their jobs, up from 4.2 million the previous month, according to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Data Statistics.

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