Category: Budgeting and Planning

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Budget for Communications and Marketing When Proposing New Initiatives

I read a lot of RFPs and I attend a lot of website redesign kickoff meetings. The most important questions I ask are, “Why redesign? Why now?” I usually get […]

How a $35 Device Disrupted an Industry
Posted on April 7, 2017
A few months ago, the office space committee met to discuss conference rooms at Matrix Group. We have a standing committee that is thinking about the future of work and […]
Why I Traded in My Black Belt for a White Belt
Posted on April 4, 2016
A couple of weeks ago, I took the plunge and signed up for HapKiDo. HapKiDo is sometimes called the “anti-martial art” because it emphasizes deflection and leverage. HapKiDo techniques use […]
The Role of the C-Suite in Technology
Posted on August 11, 2015
I had the honor of moderating a panel at this week’s annual conference of the American Society of Association Executives in Detroit, MI. The panel was titled, “The Role of […]
Why Limit Communications During the RFP Process?
Posted on August 4, 2015
Last week, we received an RFP (Request For Proposal) for a new content management system (CMS) and Associaton Management System (AMS).  The RFP was great. The work was totally in […]