Don’t Outsource – Innovate

On a recent ASAE Collaborate thread, an association leader for a small organization broached the subject of outsourcing a variety of functions. “Alice” said they currently outsource accounting and payroll. So, she requested assistance finding outsource outlets for the following: Front Line Membership (resetting passwords, purchasing membership) Membership Renewals (reminders, mailing, telephone calls) Meeting Help…

Maximizing the Use of Planning Apps for Your Association

One of the universal activities common to all associations is planning meetings, big and small. Using effective planning apps are paramount in keeping your team informed, connected, and collaborating. Many organizations use Google Calendar, Trello, or Jira to manage their planning activities. While those apps are good, if you are an Office or Dynamics 365…

Altai Announces New Partner

We are expanding our leadership team as a part of Altai’s continued growth and commitment to innovation. Therefore, we are excited to announce that as of January 1, 2019, Altai’s newest partner is Grant Costello! Journey to Partner Grant started as a Consultant with Altai in 2010. As time progressed, Grant wrote more and more…

Altai Prize Winners Fall 2018

This Fall we exhibited at both AMS Fest in Washington, DC and the 2018 ICE Exchange in Austin, TX. At both events we offered drawings for Amazon gift cards. We are excited to announce our winners! Our AMS Fest 2018 winner was Phaedra Stoger, who works at the National Council of State Housing Agencies. Upon…

Latest 365 Platform Enhancements

As an association business platform that uses Microsoft Dynamics 365 as its foundation, we wanted to let you know what some of the latest enhancements to the platform include: Enhancements to Dynamics 365 applications include hundreds of new capabilities across Marketing, Customer Service, Portals, Omni-channel Engagement Hub, Field Service, Project Service, Social Engagement, Finance and Operations,…