RFP Pitfalls to Avoid

The RFP process can be stressful. In great part because you know it’s the start of a big change for your association. You’re likely ready to embark on a system implementation or upgrade and the RFP is the necessary step in that process. But…is it?  Some associations need to do an RFP because it’s built into their procurement or is a general counsel-directed policy.…

Top 10 Ten Reasons Why Associations are Switching to Altai Systems

Since 2000, Altai Systems has been focused on association management software. Today we believe the historical AMS is too limiting and associations are best served using robust association-specific functionality built within the Microsoft 365 business platform. This means the tools you’ll use to manage your association allow you access to some of the best business tools available AND allow you the flexibility to incorporate technology you’re already using and love, directly into that platform. This provides your association not only what’s important…

Single Sign On (SSO), Identity Management, and how to not torture your members.

Single sign-on, or SSO, allows your members – and really anyone who has an online account with you – to avoid keeping track of multiple usernames, passwords, permissions, and roles. One login gives them access to all your connected digital components they have rights to access. It also allows you to manage who has access to what. Restricted board content, digital downloads, personalized recommendations. SSO opens the door to the…

Call For Proposals

Call For Proposals is Altai’s latest functionality that makes soliciting feedback from members easier to gather and qualify. Our CFP module assists an organization in requesting suggestions or feedback from its membership and industry thought leaders. Allowing associations to call on their constituents to propose, an award, a session, a paper, a nomination, an abstract,…

Altai Events: Using Microsoft Teams for Event Management

Microsoft Teams Integration with Dynamics 365 From Concept to Execution to Finance Have you considered that Teams can extend beyond meetings, or webinars to large scale virtual conferencing complete with sponsorships, virtual booths, multiple concurrent sessions, conference-wide or focused broadcasting, as well as multiple moderators and contributors? Microsoft Teams does more than simple chat, collaboration,…