Upcoming Events

October 8, 2015
Webinar: Selling to the Brain

October 20, 2015
Webinar: Managing Multiple Priorities: And Staying Sane in the Process?

November 3, 2015
Serving Up Hope Luncheon

November 4, 2015
Webinar: Developing Your Association's Value Proposition

November 6, 2015
Learn with Leaders Luncheon & Full Day Educational Workshop - Designing Board Principles of Action

November 12, 2015
Webinar: Ask Why, Then What—Leading Volunteers for Success

December 4, 2015
Holiday Luncheon

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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Welcome to CSAE

Fall Special! Member Savings on CSAE Annual Conference
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.

Serving Up Hope Luncheon
Sponsored by the Meetings Industry Council of Colorado, the 21st Annual Serving Up Hope Luncheon benefitting the Food Bank of the Rockies will be held Tuesday, November 3, from 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM at the Denver Mart Plaza Building. Click for more information and registration. You can also make a donation directly to the Food Bank of the Rockies.

Thinking CAE? Start With An Online Overview
If you've been considering earning the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential, CSAE’s new online info session on the CAE is a great place to start. Lori Furtado, CAE, Senior Director of Credentialing with ASAE will cover what exactly the CAE is, how and why you should attain it, eligibility (including recent changes), the exam, the rewards of the designation, and more! Access this free 10-minute overview.

Something’s New at ASAE’s Career HQ
Now known as Association CareerHQ, the new job site includes jobs plus tips, tools, and resources all designed to meet your talent management needs. Two new, standalone products have been added to the site. The 360° Reference Check and the Criminal Background Check services helping assure you’re hiring the best people for your organization. Visit the new site.

New Compensation Survey Report Available
The 2015 Association Executive Compensation and Benefits Survey report is now available. The new survey measured compensation levels, fringe benefits, personnel practices and benefits practices in 26 states, including Colorado. The report is presented in two sections, one covering the entire 26 states participating and the other covering only the state of Colorado. View the table of contents. Purchase the survey report.

CSAE Offers New Qualified Association Specialist Program
SAE has partnered with the Florida Society of Association Executives to offer a new, affordable educational program for association industry professionals. The online Qualified Association Specialist (QAS) Certificate Program provides a broad base view of the principles in association management for all staff. CSAE members receive the special member rates. Click for registration and more information.

Other Resources

Colorado Golf Guide - 2015
Need a venue for that upcoming golf event? Check out the Executive Memo Colorado Golf Guide. Download the guide in PDF Format.

CSAE Resource Directory
A listing of supliers of various products and services to associationsl. Download it here.

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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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