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Association Leaders: Stop Kicking Butt

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Associations and association leaders will often legitimize their existence by trying to destroy another association or company. They determine their value to their membership by how badly they treat their opposition. In fact, they sometimes brag about how much their opposition detests them and will market this to their membership..
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Addressing Bad Board Behavior: Don’t Be Afraid

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During my career in association management and consulting, I have seen some very bad behavior on the part of individual board members. Lying, manipulating, bullying. Using the association to advance their own personal business interests. Inappropriately using their position on the board to advance their effort to move up the..
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