February 2021 Print

Calendar of Events

Thursday, March 4th  1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CT

Successful organizations operate with a crystal clear vision that is shared by everyone.  They have the right people in the right seats.  They establish priorities for each employee and ensure that a high level of trust, communication, and accountability exists on each team.

The Entrepreneurial Operating System (“EOS”) spells out some simple tools to make this a reality and give you and your leadership team more focus and more enjoyment from your organization.

Max Dunlap
Houston CPA firm of Reimer, McGuinness & Associates

Max is a partner at the Houston CPA firm of Reimer, McGuinness & Associates, where he heads their not-for-profit service area and the firm’s Attestation and Accounting Services practice.  His clients include schools, churches, charities, and trade organizations.  In his spare time Max enjoys jogging with his infant son and watching Korean police thrillers on Netflix.

Interview with a Certified Association Executive (CAE)

Thursday, March 25th  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT

Join HSAE to get the inside scoop on what it takes to sit for the CAE (Certified Association Executive) exam. Lauren will share info on how she studied, what she read and what ultimately helped her earn her CAE. We can't wait for this exciting interview with HSAE's newest CAE!

Lauren Turner, CAE, CMP
HAA (Houston Apartment Association)
Assistant Vice President, Outreach

Lauren collaborates with the Strategic Outreach Committee Chair and committee to plan and coordinate all outreach meetings in the HAA 12 county area. Assist elected officials with apartment-related constituent requests. 

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TSAE CAE Course Available

HSAE members can receive TSAE member pricing – a $100 savings! If you are not already an HSAE Member JOIN NOW for only $40 and take advantage of this amazing opportunity!

To register for the TSAE CAE Study Course, CLICK HERE

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In Case You Missed It

Make It Work: Creating Effective Virtual Teams - January 26, 2021

Reagan Pugh did an outstanding job of walking us through how to “Make It Work: Creating Effective Virtual Teams” on January 26. Participants learned how to get and keep your audience engaged for virtual meetings. Biggest tips included how to make connection before content the binding of a virtual group as well as how to help get people out of the virtual funk and increase morale. One HSAE member said “This was a flea market deal worth way more than $15”.

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New in 2021: Digital Partnerships

Are you with a venue, CVB, AV company, rental company or another industry partner that would like to be showcased in our digital partner directory? See below for the host of benefits and memberships that come with this new opportunity!

Premiere Digital Partner

  • 2 HSAE Memberships ($160 value)
  • Complimentary attendance for two to two virtual HSAE events ($40 value)
  • Featured as a premiere partner with company Logo, video, description (500 word) and link listed on HSAE Website
  • Inclusion in 3 Member Emails (400+ recipients)
  • 5 separate Social Media posts across HSAE accounts (300+ followers)

Digital Partner

  • One HSAE Memberships ($80 value)
  • Complimentary attendance for one to two virtual HSAE events ($20 value)
  • Company Logo, video, description (500 word) and link listed on HSAE Website
  • Inclusion in 1 Member Email (400+ recipients)
  • 3 separate Social Media posts across HSAE accounts (300+ followers)

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We hope you are a member of HSAE. If not...sign up today!

Hear from Member Lindsay Konlande

HSAE Scholarship Opportunity

HSAE Scholarship Opportunity

The HSAE Scholarship is a need based opportunity for Association Professionals to participate in all of our meetings and events throughout the year. The application is reviewed and discussed on a case by case basis.  An approved applicant would pay for their $40 annual membership and have access to participate in each HSAE event for the year at no additional cost to them.  In exchange we will ask the scholarship recipient to be an advocate for HSAE events by giving feedback and/or testimonials about the information received by attending. This is a limited opportunity based on availability. Apply Today or Donate to support our peers! 

Association Member - $40 annually

Industry Partner (Vendors & Suppliers) - $80 annually

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Here is a list of resources for you to check out!

General Association Articles and ASAE Magazine

Did you know you can access great content from ASAE in their Associations Now magazine online? 

Meeting and Event Articles

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