Upcoming Events

November 17, 2015
Webinar: Developing Your Association's Value Proposition

December 1, 2015
Webinar: What’s Your UBER?

December 4, 2015
December Luncheon: Get Your Training Wheels On

December 17, 2015
Webinar: The Power of Story: How & Why Story Telling has Become a Crucial 21st Century Skill

January 14, 2016
CSAE Legislative Reception
May 6, 2016
CAE Exam (Nationwide Exam)
Application deadline is February 26, 2016

May 25-27, 2016
CSAE Annual Conference, Four Seasons Resort and Residences, Vail, CO


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CSAE Annual Conference Registration - Fall Savings Special Expires November 30
CSAE members can save $186 - $236 by registering for the Annual Conference by November 30, 2015. For just $399, you can join your association colleagues for education, networking, and relaxation in Vail May 25-27, 2016. Don’t wait to cash in on the savings. More information . . . Registration.

Get ready to ride with Michelle Cummings, the Big Wheel at Training Wheels, as she introduces us to new opportunities in adult learning. At our December 4 Luncheon, you’ll discover new tools and activities to motivate your staff, train and orient your board and committees, and take your learning and training programs to a new level. More Information. Registration.

In the frenzy of all your other activities and responsibilities, don’t take your career for granted. As we move into fall with a new year fast approaching, consider these tips for cultivating your career and updating your career expectations. Read the current blog.

Webinar: What’s Your Uber, December 1
Learn the keys you need to look at in researching and determining what future disruption is coming your member’s way. Technology is the #1 disrupter, but it may be some other form. If you missed Tom Morrison at October’s CSAE luncheon, here’s your chance to make up for it. See more.

Want to Show Off Your Facilities?
Hosting a CSAE event in 2016 gives the host property the opportunity to educate association executives and showcase their facility. Select a menu that is creative, fun, and can be explained to attendees. Showcase a new food trend; display idea; or serving concept. Association executives are always looking for new sites and creative new ideas. Changes in the monthly meeting schedule provides opportunities to host breakfasts, luncheons, or happy hours. Download the Peak Event Hosting Form for all the details.

MSAE Announces Spring CAE Prep Course
If you’re planning to take the CAE exam in May, the Michigan Society of Association Executives offers a study course to help you prepare for the exam. The study program incorporates online learning, study guides, reading comprehension questions, flashcards and practice tests. Download the brochure. Learn more.

QAS Program Qualifies for CAE and CMP Credits
Participate in the new Qualified Association Specialist program and you not only earn your QAS Certificate, but you can also receive up to 13 CAE or CMP credit hours. The online QAS Certificate program provides a broad base view of the principles in association management helping all staff connect how various association functions/departments work together. CSAE members receive the special member rate of $295 by using the coupon code CSAEQAS-SAE. Learn more.

About CSAE!

Colorado Society Association Executives (CSAE) was founded in 1952 and is the "association of associations" for more than 250 association professionals. CSAE brings together association leaders to foster professional and personal excellence through unique learning opportunities that inspire members to achieve more and guide associations into the future.

CSAE's total membership is composed of educators, CEOs, and staff executives of international, national, regional, state and local organizations, as well as companies who provide products and services to these associations.

CSAE provides association management education, information exchange, member services, and issues advocacy to its members and advances the public service value of association to the public.

View the brief  Orientation to CSAE PDF presentation.

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