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Three Reasons Not To Start An Association Certification Program

“All organizations can develop certification. But not all should!” ~ Mickie Rops, CAE, Credentialing Expert Some organizations think creating a certification program is the sure way to solve some of its problems. Sometime it is a valid way to solve industry-related challenges. Sometimes, it is like using a screwdriver to hammer nails. It just doesn’t … [Read more…]

Considering Certification: Steps To Making A Decision

Are certification programs the golden handcuffs to maintain membership levels and to increase revenue? Many association leaders think that launching a new professional credential may also be the key to more money in the bank. Think again if that’s your primary reason for wanting to implement a new certification program. Certainly it can elevate a … [Read more…]