GSAE is pleased to offer the following sample documents. Simply click on the hyperlink, chose open or save as from the pop-up notice, and edit to fit your organization's needs.
Members using the GSAE resource area are encouraged to conduct due diligence before implementation. GSAE makes no representations, warranties or guarantees as to, and assumes no responsibility for, the use of these documents. GSAE expressly disclaims all liability for damages of any kind arising out of the use of these documents. If you would like to contribute a document to the library, please send us the Word document at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Handy GSAE forms are available here.
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Societies in the Southeast
Motion Picture Licensing Corporation - GSAE member discounts available
Easily one of our favorite folks on association management issues, Bob Harris, CAE, has 20 years experience with associations. His seminars are interactive, focused on core-knowledge and member needs. He utilizes case studies, trends and headlines board orientation, training, strategic planning, staff training and consulting. Best of all, Bob offers free templates and documents on his website so we can all benefit from his knowledge. Visit the Nonprofit Center.
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Our corporate supplier members understand the unique needs of associations and nonprofits. Click here to search by category and location via our online directory.
Governance and board documents (bylaws, policies, etc)
*See the info above for additional useful documents from Bob Harris, CAE regarding policy statements.
Membership and marketing
- Recruitment Plan
- How to make the most of your Legislative Fly-in. Courtesy of ASAE
- Shared Interest Group Handbook
- New Member Packet Contents List
Meetings management & education
Thank you to our friends at tagoras, inc. for sharing their resources page with gsae members. highlights include:
- The Association Learning + Technology report
- Exploring the Fringe: Flipping, Microcredentials, and MOOCs
- Social Learning Trends in the Association Space
- Mobile Learning and Associations: A Chance to Move the Dial
- 10 Key Trends in the Market for Lifelong Learning
Sample request for proposals (rfps)
***If you are willing to share your Annual Meeting &Tradeshow RFP, we would love to post it. We recognize that GSAE has very unique requirements that may not be applicable to other associations.****
Random items we think are useful
Famous quotes on volunteering
Courtesy of the Points of Light Foundation and ASAE's Listserve. Read More
Joint venture screen
Is this partnership right for your organization? Use the Joint Venture Screen to ask the right questions. Courtesy of the International Association for Financial Planning, now the Financial Planning Association
Future decisions guide
Evaluate a potential new program or service using the Future Decisions Guide. Courtesy of BOMA-Georgia
Tips for committee work
Download this helpful document detailing how to create and manage a successful volunteer committee courtesy of www.Boardsource.com and Philippa Gamse, CMC, consultant.